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specifications for building Colnago CT1 bike(7 posts)

specifications for building Colnago CT1 bikesilroadbike
Jul 18, 2002 5:06 PM
I bought the frame and fork. I am buying the Campagnolo Record 10 speed kit minus the wheels. I need to know the size of seat post, stem, etc. Is it the Italian thread BB I need to order? Also, is it braze on?

Thanks for much for your answers
Someone correct me if I'm wrong..DINOSAUR
Jul 19, 2002 8:10 AM
27.2 seat post
1 inch steerer
italian threaded BB
brazed on clamp
didn't come with seatpost? nmDougSloan
Jul 19, 2002 3:26 PM
nope......... nmJohnG
Jul 21, 2002 2:26 PM
re: specifications for building Colnago CT1 bikeNoam
Jul 20, 2002 12:55 AM
The mistake you made was not to get Campy hubs and custom handmade wheels. If you are looking for one of those showoff wheels have a look if any of the man-who-knows- about-bike in the Tour are using them.
re: specifications for building Colnago CT1 bikesilroadbike
Jul 20, 2002 3:48 PM
I am thinking about buying American Classic 420 wheels.
better wheelsJohnG
Jul 21, 2002 2:29 PM
Take a look at the Camy Eurus or Neutron wheels. I've got the Neut's and a pair ao SSC's. The Neut's will look and perform wonderfully on your Italian steed.

FWIW, I'd suggest an AC seatpost or similar type that has micro-adjustment. The Campy seatposts really suck when it comes to fine adjustment. If you really want a Ti record sp let me know. I've got a perfect one for sale.

Good luck..... you're going to love the CT1.

JohnG