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Hollowtech 2 Road BB on MTB ?

PK1PK1 Posts: 193
edited February 2012 in MTB workshop & tech
Can you fit 68mm Road BB on an MTB if you use the existing spacers from your old MTB BB ?
MTB =68/73mm(SLX) , road = 68mm (Ultegra).

I have Deore Crankset FC M590

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  • nicklousenicklouse Posts: 81,520 Lives Here
    Yes BUT the threaded parts are shorter so you MAY have issues. Also I believe the cups are actually slightly thinner on a MTB set up.
    "Do not follow where the path may lead, Go instead where there is no path, and Leave a Trail."
    Parktools :?:SheldonBrown
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