Join Date: Jul 2000
Bikes: 1959 Capo; 1980 Peugeot PKN-10; 1981 Bianchi; 1988 Schwinn KOM-10;
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Originally Posted by moxfyre
You can't flip a standard English/ISO cartridge BB around because the threading of the two sides is different: the right side is left-hand-threaded while the left side is right-hand-threaded (the normal way). ...
Of course, one can reverse just the cartridge itself, IF the cups are separable, as on many Campag. and Phil Wood units.
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Capo [dschaw'-poe]: 1959 Modell Campagnolo, S/N 40324; 1960 Sieger, S/N 42624
Peugeot: 1970 UO-8, S/N 0010468
Bianchi: 1981 Campione d'Italia, S/N 1.M9914
Schwinn: 1988 Project KOM-10, S/N F804069