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PostPosted: Mon Jun 16, 2014 9:42 pm 
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if you decide to go with a 24mm spindle, don't bother with adapters, and go for a proper bb like rotor offers. and look at http://www.bbright.net/ when you get a chance.


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PostPosted: Mon Jun 16, 2014 9:49 pm 
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You have lots of options, as you can see below. As for campagnolo, you 'can' use it with Shimano, it will work flawless (I run it for over 3 years now). I would opt for Rotor 3D+ (30mm spindle) in therms of perfect, don't look back, crank. Otherwise THM M3.

More info: http://www.bbright.net/supportingbrands.aspx

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PostPosted: Mon Jun 16, 2014 9:53 pm 
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Thanks, gents....that website is good info. I will look for a 3D+. :beerchug:

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PostPosted: Mon Jun 16, 2014 10:03 pm 
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Up selling the CAAD10 for a Cervelo. :)


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PostPosted: Mon Jun 16, 2014 11:52 pm 
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i think you're going to be very happy with the r3, until you sell it for a caad.


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PostPosted: Tue Jun 17, 2014 12:14 am 
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SilentG wrote:
i think you're going to be very happy with the r3, until you sell it for a caad.


Truth. :beerchug:

I give it until spring 2015? :thumbup:


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PostPosted: Tue Jun 17, 2014 12:28 am 
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To piggy-back on the Rotor/BB questions; is it worth using the newer 3D+ on a BSA-equipped frame via the Rotor BB adapter? Any issues with that?


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PostPosted: Tue Jun 17, 2014 12:38 pm 
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Yes, That is maybe even the best solution out there. A very wide bearing stance and trouble and creak free BSA threaded cups. So they are not adapters, but real cups like Dura Ace, just bigger.


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PostPosted: Tue Jun 17, 2014 12:47 pm 
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The best crankset for BBright is a THM Clavicula Road Crankset with a THM BBright bottom bracket.

It is more expensive, but much lighter than the Rotor. You can install it with a SRAM or Rotor bottom bracket, the THM BB is better. I also like the shape of the THM much better, no busting open your ankles on the sharp edges of the Rotor.


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PostPosted: Tue Jun 17, 2014 3:54 pm 
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mjduct wrote:
Campagnolo over torque! Super light and super stiff


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You can call Cervelo directly as I have, after one frame replaced and the other sent back to the shop 3 times, Campy is no longer supporting BBright. The BB right Campy cups were manufactured a tad too small.
Campy is not willing to make new ones as not many people are on Campy who ride Cervelo and Cervelo does not offer a Campy build.

I had a BBright frame that lasted a year without any issues, but over time the BB cups will fail and you will notice stciking when you pedal.
To be hones I dont know why there is not a recall on the cups, but I was left with a perfectly good Campy 11 speed crank and decided to go with Power2max and rotor crank.


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PostPosted: Thu Jun 19, 2014 2:46 pm 
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53x12 wrote:
SilentG wrote:
i think you're going to be very happy with the r3, until you sell it for a caad.


Truth. :beerchug:

I give it until spring 2015? :thumbup:


i might take the under on that. :D


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