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    SS crankset for press-fit BB86

    The crankset I wanted may not work for the frame I'm building up.

    Can anyone suggest a good (light, strong, bad ass, etc) single speed crankset for a BB86, press fit only. I'm open to suggestions. My original plan was to use an e13 SS crank, but it looks like this might not work.

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    BB86 is the road bike width, it uses the same bearings With a BB86 only road cranks with their shorter spindles will work.

    BB92 uses the same press-fit system but the bottom bracket shell is wider to accommodate the longer MTB crankset spindles.

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