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Old 08-30-06, 03:06 PM
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Crankset suggestions

I've got a frame with a beautiful old campy square tapered BB and I would love to hear some suggestions for reasonably priced cranksets to pair with it.

thanks in advance!
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Old 08-30-06, 03:09 PM
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I picked up a Campy Strada crankset on Ebay for $40. Cheaper than the Pistas and they work just as well.
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well since nobody really sees your BB, I'd be more concerned about matching the axle width to what the cranks are looking for... and I guess the aesthetics of the cranks to the frame.* So uh, could you rephrase the question to one like the following:

-I have a 110mm axle, can you recommend good cranks?
-I have a Cinelli track frame, can you recommend pretty cranks?
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Originally Posted by orange
well since nobody really sees your BB, I'd be more concerned about matching the axle width to what the cranks are looking for... and I guess the aesthetics of the cranks to the frame.* So uh, could you rephrase the question to one like the following:

-I have a 110mm axle, can you recommend good cranks?
-I have a Cinelli track frame, can you recommend pretty cranks?
actually, campy square taper bbs are a different taper than shimano (iso v. jis) so he really does need to find something that matches it.

i'm running miche primato (iso taper) on my campy bottom bracket and i love them. they're not exactly cheap though...
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