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    Sram s1000 PF30 compatibility issue

    I have a 2013 Spearfish that utilizes a PF30 bottom bracket. I just bought a Sram s1000 (pf30/bb30) crankset. My issue is that the spindle appears to be too long to work with my bottom bracket, at least without using a large amount of spacers.

    I admit that I'm not well versed in all of these newer bottom bracket standards. Can anyone provide me with any info as to what I'm supposed to do at this point to make this crank work with my frame? Thanks

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    can u post a photo of your cranks and axle length and bb width, sounds like you might have an oem model crankset

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    I think I've figured it out. Was able to find out that it came off of a Cannondale of some sort that had a pf30. I am missing what I believe is a 15.?mm spacer.

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    I recently went through the same issue. I bought a SRAM OEM carbon 2x10 BB30 crankset on ebay, and the seller did not include the spacer. After digging around, I found this picture (Wolftooth website) that shows which spacer you should use depending on if you have the long or short spindle. FWIW, mine was the short spindle, and uses 9.11 mm spacer.

    The SRAM spare parts catalog has the part numbers for the spacers:

    11.6115.533.010 - Spindle Spacer, BB30 - Drive Side 9.11
    11.6115.533.020 - Spindle Spacer, BB30 - Drive Side 15.46

    I had a few 2.5 mm spacers for 68mm bottom brackets and some 0.5mm Wheels Manufacturing spacers that I stacked up to get 'close enough' to 9.11 mm. Use the threaded adjuster to take up the remaining play.

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    Sram s1000 PF30 compatibility issue-spacer.jpg

    Same thing happened to me when switching from a Specialized oem crank (S1250) to a Truvative XO. Fortunately I got some help in another thread and one of the things that helped me visualize the difference was this picture from member cborrman. Hope it helps.

    Edit: FWIW, I needed a 13mm spacer and was able to find one easily on eBay.
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