View Full Version : BB86 adapter

10-11-2014, 04:21 PM
I just got a frame with a BB86 bottom bracket shell. I have a BSA threaded bottom bracket I would like to use in the frame but cannot find an adapter to make this happen. Does anybody make one? Is it possible?

10-11-2014, 04:47 PM
Pretty sure this is not possible. Unless it would be for a very wide fatbike crankset? The BB86 is the same width as a threaded BB+external cups. It's not like BB/PF30, which is narrower.

10-11-2014, 05:03 PM
You need a BB86 bottom bracket. "There is no spoon"... or adapter in this case.

10-11-2014, 05:32 PM
What crankset do you have?

10-11-2014, 08:54 PM
What crankset do you have?

Ultegra 6700

10-11-2014, 09:02 PM
Perfect. Forget about your current bb and buy a shimano bb86 bottom bracket.