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

3-bolt 110mm BDC chainrings?

Notices
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.

3-bolt 110mm BDC chainrings?

Old 04-13-06, 10:51 PM
  #1  
Mr. Clean
Senior Member
Thread Starter
 
Join Date: Sep 2005
Location: Stillwater, OK
Posts: 94

Bikes: '05 Specialized Allez, '70-something Raleigh Comp GS

Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Likes: 0
Liked 0 Times in 0 Posts
3-bolt 110mm BDC chainrings?

Howdy folks. My tinkering-around project bike has a 3-arm crank with a 110mm BCD. I recently converted the bike to a fixed gear, and recycled the 52t outer chainring. But, the teeth are pretty worn, and there is a lot of wear and tear on the inside of the ring from a couple decades of sloppy shifting (thanks dad!). So there will probably be a day in the near future that I need to replace this chainring, but I can't find one to match anywhere online. Does anybody know a source? Or am I SOL? Thanks in advance for info you can hit me with.
Mr. Clean is offline  
Old 04-14-06, 06:43 AM
  #2  
Retro Grouch 
Senior Member
 
Retro Grouch's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2004
Location: St Peters, Missouri
Posts: 30,193

Bikes: Catrike 559 I own some others but they don't get ridden very much.

Mentioned: 16 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 1558 Post(s)
Liked 563 Times in 327 Posts
Sagino Maxi - right? I think that's one of the first major replacement components that I ever bought. I put it on my 1960 something Raleigh Grand Prix. Eventually I acquired chainrings to fit that crank in a variety of sizes. Unfortunately I threw all of my old Maxi stuff out years ago.
Retro Grouch is offline  
Old 04-14-06, 07:25 AM
  #3  
* jack *
Senior Member
 
* jack *'s Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2005
Location: Durham, NC
Posts: 1,514

Bikes: more, please.

Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Likes: 0
Liked 4 Times in 2 Posts
Mostly I see them on other bikes of the same vintage. Sounds like you need to find a parts bike.

I have an old Triumph w/ a 3bolt Raleigh crankset, and I just picked up an old Hercules with the same bolt pattern and many other interchangeable parts.

Even though these old rings are a little difficult to find nowadays - they were very common, so they do exist, if you look hard enough.


EDIT: check it out: https://cgi.ebay.com/ws/eBayISAPI.dll...tem=7233942663


Last edited by * jack *; 04-14-06 at 08:19 AM.
* jack * is offline  
Old 04-14-06, 08:25 AM
  #4  
HillRider
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Aug 2005
Location: Pittsburgh, PA
Posts: 32,910

Bikes: '96 Litespeed Catalyst, '05 Litespeed Firenze, '06 Litespeed Tuscany, '20 Surly Midnight Special, All are 3x10. It is hilly around here!

Mentioned: 38 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 1690 Post(s)
Likes: 0
Liked 570 Times in 421 Posts
It seems the chainrings you want are available but, if they have become collectors and restoration items, they may be too expensive for your needs.

You could probably find a used 110 or 130 BCD 5-arm complete crank for nearly nothing if you look around your LBS's take-off and discard drawers.
HillRider 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 - Do Not Sell My Personal Information -

Copyright 2021 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands. All rights reserved. Use of this site indicates your consent to the Terms of Use.