HOT: Active* forum members generally gain 5% discount at starbike.com store!
Weight Weenies
* FAQ    * Search    * Trending Topics
* Login   * Register
HOME Listings Blog NEW Galleries NEW FAQ Contact About




Post new topic Reply to topic  [ 3 posts ] 
Author Message
PostPosted: Thu Jun 28, 2012 10:15 pm 
Offline

Joined: Tue Apr 05, 2011 7:41 pm
Posts: 630
An annoying creak from a new centaur power torque chainset with associated ball ache tooling and stupid wave washers is leading me toward switching out the chainset only to Shimano Ultegra or DA, will there be any issues with compatibility re chain and cassette if I do this? anyone run similar?


Top
 Profile  
 
PostPosted: Thu Jun 28, 2012 11:02 pm 
Offline

Joined: Thu Jun 28, 2012 10:52 pm
Posts: 211
Location: eNZed
On my Look381i since early April 2012: CX-70 46/36 cylcocross chainset with Athena levers & rear der, 02 Chorus 10spd front der, Chorus 11-23 cassette and KMC gold 11spd chain. No problems :wink:


Last edited by shimmeD on Thu Jun 28, 2012 11:18 pm, edited 1 time in total.

Top
 Profile  
 
Posted: Thu Jun 28, 2012 11:02 pm 
  • Shimano
  • from 9.90 € (including 19% VAT)


Top
  
 
PostPosted: Thu Jun 28, 2012 11:18 pm 
Offline
in the industry

Joined: Sat May 12, 2012 7:25 pm
Posts: 2397
Location: Glermsford, Suffolk U.K
Power torque need not creek. Mine does not.

Cheack the bearings are running smooth. Check for play in the crank arms. Replace bearings if necessary.
Face the BB sheel and tap the threads. Ensure cups are coppasliped and torqued to campag specs. Frame must within campag spec i.e shell width 67.2-68.8mm. Ensure the NDS crank bolt is tight. The special and expensive tools to remove the crank arm are a pain but is a beautiful crankset so I don't mind. Also I have not tried the Park tool power torque tools but I can atest to the quality of the more expensive Cyclus Power torque tools. These are brilliant.

Make sure you pedal threads are not dry the creak could be that.

Don't give up on campag the power torque system is quite good just not DIY freindly due to expensive service tools.

_________________
www.thecycleclinic.co.uk


Top
 Profile  
 
Display posts from previous:  Sort by  
Post new topic Reply to topic  [ 3 posts ] 


Who is online

Users browsing this forum: aloter, Baidu [Spider], Bing [Bot], Delorre and 50 guests


You cannot post new topics in this forum
You cannot reply to topics in this forum
You cannot edit your posts in this forum
You cannot delete your posts in this forum
You cannot post attachments in this forum

Search for:
Jump to:  

   Similar Topics   Author   Replies   Views   Last post 
There are no new unread posts for this topic. Noisy drivetrain Campagnolo Record

[ Go to page: 1, 2 ]

in Road

BlackMadone

18

1507

Fri Jun 12, 2015 12:50 am

BlackMadone View the latest post

There are no new unread posts for this topic. Campagnolo 2015 chainset combos

[ Go to page: 1, 2 ]

in Road

0w3n

17

1565

Mon Jun 22, 2015 2:07 pm

graeme_f_k View the latest post

There are no new unread posts for this topic. Ultegra 6800 chainset with Campagnolo shifters and mech

in Road

solarider

14

919

Tue Nov 24, 2015 11:22 pm

sawyer View the latest post

There are no new unread posts for this topic. Attachment(s) Campagnolo Record 10 Speed Ultra Torque Chainset

[ Go to page: 1, 2 ]

in Road

cmcdonnell

22

434

Sat Feb 06, 2016 1:06 pm

bikerjulio View the latest post

There are no new unread posts for this topic. Campagnolo Record over Shimano DA or should I have gotten SR

in Road

BlackMadone

4

604

Sun May 03, 2015 11:06 pm

Dowks View the latest post


It is currently Tue Feb 09, 2016 1:01 pm

All times are UTC + 1 hour




Advertising   –  FAQ   –  Contact   –  Convert   –  About

© Weight Weenies 2000-2013
hosted by starbike.com


How to get rid of these ads? Just register!


Powered by phpBB