Bicycle Mechanics - Old Colnago frame...not sure of threading??
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02-09-08, 02:29 PM
I have an old colnago?? frame that I want to build up but am not sure what I have.
There is a sticker on it that says Columbus tubing if that helps.
Anyway, I really don't care about the tubing. I'm really interested in getting a compatible bottom bracket and maybe a new headset. I'm assuming its an italian 70mm bb?? can anyone confirm this? How can I be sure its a colnago?
02-09-08, 08:37 PM
02-09-08, 08:55 PM
An Italian BB shell will measure 70mm in width
02-09-08, 09:31 PM
I've never seen a Colnago with anything but an Italian bb.
02-09-08, 09:45 PM
Is the OP sure it is a Colnago though?
I read it as him/her not knowing it was the aforementioned piece of italian two-wheeled porn brought down from the heavens by God himself and blessed by the Pope.
02-10-08, 09:06 AM
A few seconds with a metric ruler should answer the question. :)
If you are sure it's a Colnago I'm sure the threading is Italian.
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