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  • amt27

    what size is it?

    I got a RaceFace off CRC – alu cups, phil wood grease, and I believe the bearings are replacble. Been spot on so far.


    Sounds like my BB has finally given up the ghost after this morning’s ride.

    Any recommendations? Anyone got a new Hope one?

    Premier Icon tomhoward

    An adapter that allows you to run HTII BBs.

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    Without trying to be glib, I would replace with adaptors and a ‘normal’ BB and if you ever change your frame/bike make sure you never buy another one with a PF BB. They are just a rubbish design for MTBs IMHO. Mine was never right.

    Premier Icon mmannerr

    >Without trying to be glib, I would replace with adaptors and a ‘normal’ BB
    AFAIK there is no adaptor for Shimano Press fit BB’s (BB92). Even if there would be adapter my Pivot would only fit weightweenie type square tapers as alternative – the bb is not just a hollow tube.

    Chris King was supposed to deliver Pressfit BB early this year and there are also Enduroforkseals models available as well. I have no experience with these but handful of Shimano ones, they have 3 year warranty after all…


    My shimano press-fit has been fine (original one died quickly due to issue with Lapierre’s collecting water in the BB area but once I understood that the replacement has been in there for around 2.5 years now and only just starting to get rough)

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