Clarification sought... I have an Ultegra 6703 grupo on my current ride... I plan on stepping up and purchasing a '13 R3 Frameset and using these components for the build.. My question is will the 6703 crank (with adapter obviously) fit in the R3's BBRrite BB.. I've talk with a local Cervelo deale ... Read More »
Trying to decide on a good triple for a titanium cross frame with drop bars.
My newbie assumptions are:
The Dura Ace 7803 seems to be old technology.
XTR or XT are geared too low? And require MTB shifters or bar end.
FSA has mediocre reliability.
Campagnolo seems overpriced.
Please set me straight ... Read More »
I have access to a pair of Dura Ace 7800 170mm crank arms and would like to replace my Ultegra 6703 175mm crank arms...Both are 130 BCD and apparently the granny ring on the 6703 attaches to the middle ring, not the spider...Is this possible or do I need a dedicated triple spider such as a 7803?... ... Read More »
I think so but I'm not completely sure. So I'm seeking advice from all you resident mech heads.. please chime in.
And assuming this is do-able, what are the conditions that I need to set the whole thing up? like do I need a double front derailleur? adjust the f/d limit screw in any particular way ... Read More »
AHA! Finally made my 5 posts, so now I can start my own thread.
Thinking about building a bike. I will probably get an Ibis Silk SL frame. Now, I'm deciding on Ultegra 6703 triple with an 11/28, or the SRAM Force group with the compact 50/34 and the 11/32. How do you guys feel with regards to For ... Read More »