|Any way to identify model of installed BB?||Ed2|
Mar 30, 2001 5:57 AM
Just picked up a used frame with an old bottom bracket installed.
I believe it is a shimano model, older non-splined model.
Is there any identifier, name, colour that I can use to determine the model, without removing the bb itself?
It is probably an RSX model, but just wanted to know for sure.
Mar 30, 2001 12:23 PM
|....and see if you can look thru spindle. On tapered ones, you can cee through the quality ones like the un-72, and the cheaper ones are solid.|
|re: Any way to identify model of installed BB?||Sydnie|
Mar 30, 2001 5:00 PM
|Some of the really cheap cartridge types install from the non drive side with the lock ring on the drive side, and have a parkerized or phosphate type greenish finish.|| |