Bottom Bracket Compatibility

by vicenzo   December 31, 2012  

Pretty sure I know the answer to this, but before I order a new bottom bracket, does anyone know if Shimano external bearing bottom brackets (Ultegra, 105, Tiagra etc) are compatible with my current FSA Gossamer double chainset?

I'm a little reluctant to order another FSA Gossamer Mega Exo BB as it seems to be falling apart after a pretty short time and its twice the price of the Shimano's

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"apparently" the shimano bb will work !

http://www.bikeforums.net/archive/index.php/t-570166.html

still on the 3rd switch-back of Bwlch !

posted by therevokid [746 posts]
31st December 2012 - 9:43

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Brilliant, that's what I was hoping! Smile

posted by vicenzo [5 posts]
31st December 2012 - 10:13

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Yes,

I have a Dura Ace bb and an older Gossamer chainset working as a treat.

posted by Yorkshie Whippet [309 posts]
31st December 2012 - 12:06

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Cheers for the replies, I'll get on and prefer one now

posted by vicenzo [5 posts]
31st December 2012 - 14:08

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