Cycling and bicycle discussion forums. 
   Click here to join our community Log in to access your Control Panel  


Go Back   > >

Bicycle Mechanics Broken bottom bracket? Tacoed wheel? If you're having problems with your bicycle, or just need help fixing a flat, drop in here for the latest on bicycle mechanics & bicycle maintenance.

User Tag List

Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 02-05-12, 05:21 AM   #1
dugan661
Member
Thread Starter
 
Join Date: Apr 2006
Bikes:
Posts: 35
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
9 speed campagnolo centaur groupset with 8 speed shimano cassette

hey there i have a 2001 9 speed campagnolo centaur complete groupset i was hoping to install but i only have a shimano wheelset and 8 speed cassette...i can get a 9 speed cassette but will this set up even work? and if it dose can i just use the 8 speed cassette i have already? thanks!
dugan661 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-05-12, 06:39 AM   #2
Walter
SLJ 6/8/65-5/2/07
 
Walter's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2001
Location: SE Florida, USA aka the Treasure Coast
Bikes:
Posts: 5,391
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 1 Post(s)
My initial guess is no. But I'll move this over to a subforum where you'll get a more definitive answer for you.

I guess it's going to be no, though.
__________________
“Life is not one damned thing after another. Life is one damned thing over and over.”
Edna St. Vincent Millay
Walter is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-05-12, 09:35 AM   #3
U.V.
it cant rain all the time
 
U.V.'s Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2008
Location: Hythe, Kent, England
Bikes: 1 mountain bike, 1 commuter bike, 1 road bike
Posts: 103
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
the cog spacing is differant between 9 speed and 8 speed. some of the gears might work just about, but, you'll never get it perfect
U.V. is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-05-12, 11:58 AM   #4
Fred Smedley
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Nov 2005
Bikes:
Posts: 1,706
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 1 Post(s)
New Campag 9 should work with shimano 8 using Hubbub attachment;http://www.ctc.org.uk/DesktopDefault.aspx?TabID=3946
Fred Smedley is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off



All times are GMT -6. The time now is 07:59 AM.