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PostPosted: Wed Aug 24, 2011 2:47 pm 
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Oh b*ll@cks :twisted: :twisted: Bloody stoooooopid shimano tool :twisted:

Looks like it's another £20 trip to the LBS

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PostPosted: Wed Aug 24, 2011 3:03 pm 
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wow you must be strong like bull.


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PostPosted: Wed Aug 24, 2011 3:07 pm 
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Mooooooooooooooooooooooooo :)


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PostPosted: Wed Aug 24, 2011 4:00 pm 
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try one of these
http://www.amazon.co.uk/Misc-Boa-Constr ... B0001P0EUA
handy to have in your tool box


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PostPosted: Wed Aug 24, 2011 4:11 pm 
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oh and you do know its standard r/h thread on that side?


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PostPosted: Wed Aug 24, 2011 5:52 pm 
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That's impressive! Should come out ok in a vice?


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PostPosted: Wed Aug 24, 2011 5:59 pm 
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That why I use park's external BB tool, it grip the whole cup not ust part of it.


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PostPosted: Wed Aug 24, 2011 10:05 pm 
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how the hell did you manage that?

the shimano tool, or at leasthe one I have, is a C shaped spanner that goes over the splines.

you were turning it the correct way? Chainwheel side is LH thread, other side is RH thread.


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PostPosted: Wed Aug 24, 2011 10:10 pm 
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:shock: :shock: That is a mess. Makes my bulls up look tame :oops:

Did you not stop before it got like that?


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PostPosted: Wed Aug 24, 2011 10:10 pm 
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FSA BB soft as cheese

As per the FS Thread

:oops: courtesy of this

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should have used this

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now I need something like this

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or even better

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If I had these it would save me a trip to this

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In order to speak to this guy

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