Go Back  Bike Forums > Bike Forums > Bicycle Mechanics
Reload this Page >

First Build - Bianchi Pursuit 1980's

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.

First Build - Bianchi Pursuit 1980's

Old 05-12-19, 10:31 PM
  #1  
Chopin
Junior Member
Thread Starter
 
Join Date: Jan 2019
Posts: 13
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 1 Post(s)
Liked 0 Times in 0 Posts
First Build - Bianchi Pursuit 1980's

Hey guys,

This is my first build from the ground up and i've bitten off quite a bit

I bought a 1980's Bianchi Pursuit Track frame, and am in the process of gathering the components.

I have gotten a Campagnolo Pista Crankset but am stuck on what Bottom Bracket to get as there is so much info out there with sizing and everything but i'm not sure it's relevant to such an old frame?

I've measured it and it's 70mm, so Italian (duh!) - anything else I need to know? I will be looking for a period one (as the cranksets are as well)

Will any 70mm Italian Bottom Bracket fit on it?

Sorry if it's a bunch of stupid questions!

Cheers
Chopin is offline  
Old 05-12-19, 10:33 PM
  #2  
Chopin
Junior Member
Thread Starter
 
Join Date: Jan 2019
Posts: 13
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 1 Post(s)
Liked 0 Times in 0 Posts
ps. I hope I posted this in the right place!!!
Chopin is offline  
Old 05-13-19, 05:59 AM
  #3  
Kimmo
bike whisperer
 
Kimmo's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2009
Location: Melbourne, Oz
Posts: 7,829

Bikes: https://weightweenies.starbike.com/forum/viewtopic.php?f=10&t=152015&p=1404231

Mentioned: 8 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 336 Post(s)
Likes: 0
Liked 1 Time in 1 Post
Sounds like a job for the folks in Classic & Vintage.
Kimmo is offline  
Likes For Kimmo:
Old 05-13-19, 03:56 PM
  #4  
Chopin
Junior Member
Thread Starter
 
Join Date: Jan 2019
Posts: 13
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 1 Post(s)
Liked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Thanks for the reply! Will head over there now
Chopin is offline  

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


Thread Tools
Search this Thread

Contact Us - Archive - Advertising - Cookie Policy - Privacy Statement - Terms of Service

Copyright 2018 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands. All rights reserved. Use of this site indicates your consent to the Terms of Use.