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Old 02-20-10, 01:01 PM   #1
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question for Bianchigirll or any other biachi experts

can you tell me anything about the bianchi branded cranks on my 2001-2002 volpe? are they quality cranks? anything bad about them?
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Old 02-20-10, 02:17 PM   #2
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I wish I had a better answer but all the catalog says is Bianchi Cyclone. I know in the past ('80s) most of the 'Bianchi' cranks were usually Ofmegas. I wouls suspect this crank is simply a rebranded SR, Sugino or similar quality crankset. the Cyclone was used on several bikes that year
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Old 02-20-10, 02:25 PM   #3
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Ditto on the 1980s Bianchi cranks being Ofmegas, just as the 1960s were Magistronis (Ofmega's predecessor company, reportedly).
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the finishing is kinda sloppy, sharp edges where the spider and arm meet. i might swap it out for an early 90s rx100
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