Bicycle Mechanics - Campy BB + Shimano crank = creaking?
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08-02-07, 03:41 PM
I have a newish Campy Italian square taper bottom bracket in my Ciocc and Shimano 600 cranks attached and there is a lot of creaking going on. I thought the two would be compatible but when I look at the Campy square taper, it is slightly different than the Shimano square taper, is this likely the cause of the creak? If so, is there a solution to this problem? Thanks!
08-02-07, 04:39 PM
Shimano is not compatible with campy bb's, vice versa. Can't help you with the creaking though.
08-02-07, 05:56 PM
Rats, guess I need to source out a Shimano Italian BB; thanks for the help guys.
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