Join Date: Apr 2009
Location: Camp Hill, PA
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'99ish Campi BB Qs
I realize this is awful of me but I can't recall if the Record group on my MegaProXLTi is '99 or 2000 but I am not sure it makes a difference for this.
the BB is need of replacement which is annoying because I am certain there is no more than 2000 mi on the bike. the only marking I see on the back of the cranks are 2/8 on both and 2/1 on the driveside and 1/1 on the non. according to the '99 parts catalog the spindle lenght is 102, however in typical Campi style there is no mention of taper.
IIRC in '95/96ish Campi switched to JIS taper correct? since this BB did not seem to last very long I was considering using the VO Grand Cru BB for 1/3 the price. or maybe Phil Wood.
I have not taken it apart yet but judging from the pics it appears there is no way to replace the bearings like the first Campi cartridge BB right?
Bianchis '87 Sport SX, '90 Proto, '90 Campione del Fausto Giamondi Specialisma Italiano Mundo, '91 Boarala 'cross, '93 Project 3, '86 Volpe, '97 Ti Megatube, , '90 something Vento 603,
Others but still loved,; '80 RIGI, '80 Batavus Professional, '87 Cornelo, '09 Motobecane SOLD, '?? Jane Doe (still on the drawing board), '90ish Haro Escape
Last edited by Bianchigirll; 06-03-10 at 01:34 PM.
Reason: spelling :(