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Specialized, Cannondale, Pinarello (and Opera?) all offer bikes w/ oversized BB shells. As for outboard bearing BB's, it's like anything else. Some are good, and some aren't. Q factor doesn't necessarily increase. Dura Ace and Ultegra Q factors haven't really gone up w/ the move to outboard bearings. And as far as stiffness goes, square taper BB's were and are still stiff enough the most powerful thighs (Boonen, et al), so it's not like us mere mortals really need the extra stiffness. Maybe it gives a psychological edge.
 
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