Retrobike Forum Index

It is currently Sun Jun 24, 2018 12:45 pm

* Login   * Register * Search  * FAQ

Post new topic Reply to topic  [ 4 posts ] 
Author Message
PostPosted: Tue Mar 02, 2010 12:29 pm 
Retro Guru
User avatar

Joined: Sun Dec 21, 2008 8:08 pm
Posts: 438
Location: Poole.UK
I have just bagged a sweet frameset on line and have a groupset here awaiting its arival.
problem is my braze on front mech wont fit and would love to have one here ready to build.

Any ideas what diameter front mech fits the above frame?

Cheers for your help with this matter in advance


klein q carbon.jpg
klein q carbon.jpg [ 174.05 KiB | Viewed 1229 times ]
 Post subject:
PostPosted: Fri Mar 05, 2010 12:55 am 
Two Fat Ladies
User avatar

Joined: Sat Sep 26, 2009 5:24 am
Posts: 88
Location: Brisbane, Australia
Sorry can't help with the dimension as mine are earlier and different. Frame looks nice good luck with the build.

 Post subject:
PostPosted: Fri Mar 05, 2010 7:45 pm 
Retro Guru

Joined: Mon Feb 01, 2010 8:57 pm
Posts: 774
FWIW there are only three standard sizes of clamp-on front mech: 28.6, 31.8 and 34.8 and are typically indicated by material / seatpost size. The first is steel, the second is typically a 27.2 post and alloy/ti or carbon and finally 34.8 frames typically take a 31.6 post.

 Post subject:
PostPosted: Thu Mar 18, 2010 11:59 am 
Dirt Disciple

Joined: Thu Mar 18, 2010 10:27 am
Posts: 11
Location: Alaska
Same diameter as my Reve and the older Aura (which is actually the same frame as the Q Carbon). 34.9 mm.

Display posts from previous:  Sort by  
Post new topic Reply to topic  [ 4 posts ] 

All times are UTC [ DST ]

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: Ruimteaapje and 52 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:  

About Us

Follow Retrobike

Other cool stuff

All content © 2005-2015 Retrobike unless otherwise stated.
Cookies Policy.
bikedeals - the best bike deals in one place
FatCOGS - Fat Chance Owner's Group

Powered by phpBB® Forum Software © phpBB Group