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  1. kolchek

    Michelin tyre sizes accurate?

    Thanks for the pics. That's a tight fit!
  2. kolchek

    Michelin tyre sizes accurate?

    I haven't received mine yet digifant, do the 35s measure about 35 on your rims?
  3. kolchek

    Michelin tyre sizes accurate?

    Exactly. No probs.
  4. kolchek

    Michelin tyre sizes accurate?

    Chain Reaction cycles has them incredibly cheap at the moment so I'll give them a try & let you know.
  5. kolchek

    Michelin tyre sizes accurate?

    I'm looking at buying some Michelin Pilot Sport tyres online & I was wondering if anyone knows how accurately Michelin label their tyre sizes. I bought a pair of 32mm Continental Top Contacts a while ago & when mounted they were waaay narrower than the 32mm Bontrager Race-Lites they were...
  6. kolchek

    BB spec-check

    Thanks all, I really appreciate your attention & advice. The 127 seems the way to go. Cheers.
  7. kolchek

    BB spec-check

    Thanks, I'd already read through that but there's no BB listed with the dimensions I require, & no info about adapting a different sized BB to suit, if I'm not mistaken. Ta.
  8. kolchek

    BB spec-check

    Hi everyone, I'm not 100% bike-tech savvy but here goes: My BB needs replacing [play & a bit crunchy], the specs on the stock one are 68 x 124.5. The current chainline is about 50 mm. Seat-tube diameter is 34mm. The clearance between frame & chainring now is 2 mm max. The largest chainring...