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PostPosted: Thu May 30, 2013 6:35 am 
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Hello,

Does anyone have an idea where I can find an adapter kit to allow me to use a modern Shimano XT crank set on a restored Klein 1994 Pinnacle pressed-in bottom bracket?

I can purchase a bottom bracket kit from Ash, but I need to adapt the system to allow for a modern 10-speed Shimano XT crank set.

Keith


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PostPosted: Thu May 30, 2013 7:49 am 
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Location: Netherlands
You can try at Reset-racing.de they have some BB solution for Klein...


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PostPosted: Thu May 30, 2013 8:15 am 
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Location: Vienna
Hi Keith,
Basically it´s your business what kind of parts you put onto your bike, but onto a Klein with pressed-in bottom bracket only a square-tapered crankset can look really good...
A Hollowtech 2 crankset on a vintage Klein is not too attractive imo...
Cheers and happy building ;)
George


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