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Shimano Ultegra 6700 Bottom Bracket

HollowTech II integrated bottom bracket seal design has minimal bearing interface ensuring smooth rolling and increased durability.
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will this work on my MTB with Shimano HONE hollowtech cranks?

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Yes, it will work with all Hollowtech cranks.
answered 1 year, 2 months ago
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yes, however is for road riding and will not stand up to the abuse from a mountain bike ride
answered 2 years, 5 months ago
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Hi, would this fit a Focus Cayo with a BB30 bottom bracket? Thanks

asked 1 year, 9 months ago
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It will if you use an adapter. I suspect that's not what you are asking, so no, this isn't what you want.
answered 1 year, 2 months ago
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This unit will not fit. You will need to fit a specific BB30 unit.
 
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answered 1 year, 9 months ago
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Trek 1.2 2013

This BB will work with my Trek 1.2 2013 or which BB will be better for my bicycle.
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Physically it will fit but whether it's compatible with your crankset is another question. If your current crank uses a Shimano external bottom bracket then yes, but if it has square tape bottom bracket (which I think it may?) then you will also need a new crank set if you want to use the Ultegra 6700 BB.
answered 7 months ago
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answer 2
This would work with the Trek in question, yes.
answered 1 year, 2 months ago
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Will this fit my Scott CX 2009 with FSA Gossamer chainset?

What tools do I need to remove the FAS cranks and bottom bracket and then fit this?
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Yes this will fit.

I took a 105 BB off and fitted the Ultegra to a 5600 chainset. The 105 BB was actually OK (noise still not traced but its still there), I later fitted the 105 BB to a Gossamer chainset no problem.

They are all interchangeable, something I didn't know before this excercise (I'm a Campag kind of guy).
answered 1 year, 2 months ago
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answer 2
Unfortunately this is not possible to tell you over an emailed question service you will need to pop along to a store and have them do the work for you.
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Hi can I replace my Shimano BB51 with this ultegra 6700 on my Aliez .If not what other Ultegra BB ?.Thanks.

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Yes, I have put this BB in my 2012 Allez.

You need the Hollowteck crank removal tool (with 8 splines) to remove the hollowtech crack - it's plastic cap (seems nuts that it's plastic but I assume it is so you can't over tighten it when you put it back in) and then the standard 16 tooth external BB removal tool to get the old shell off and the new one on.
answered 5 months, 2 weeks ago
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answer 2
If your Bottom Bracket is a Shimano 51, the correct terminology is UN51. This will be a square taper unit and is not compatible with your transmission. Try trading up to a UN55 unit as the bearings are a lot stronger. You should need a size 68x113.
 
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answered 7 months ago
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could I use this as a replacement for my fsa megaexo bottom bracket which has fsa gossamer crank set in my felt ar5 2012 thanks

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I used this bottom bracket to replace the mega exo bottom bracket with fsa gossamer crank set on my Fuji pro team Carbon (2010) without any problems. I did some research prior to where it did suggest that this was compatible with mega exo bb.m (for the price it's worth a punt)
answered 2 months, 3 weeks ago
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answer 2
This should fit but you will need to check if your mega exo bottom bracket has a reducer for you gossamer crank.
answered 3 months, 1 week ago
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I currently have a square taper bottom bracket installed. How easy is it to replace it with this?

asked 3 years, 11 months ago
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Replacement is straight forward but you need different cranks (Hollowtech II type) to go with this bottom bracket.
Difficult part is to prepare your frame before fitting hollowtech II bracket first time on the bike. Basically you have to face the frame to avoid future problems. The term refer to making sure the surface of the BB are "parallel" to each other respectively. There is a very expensive tool required to do this. I suggest you get this done in one of Evans workshops.
answered 3 years, 10 months ago
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I'm looking to upgrade the crankset on my bike. Would this BB be compatible with my frame and new crankset? Any better (recommended) BB's?

Currently own a Specialized Sirrus Expert (2010) and have just purchased the Shimano Ultegra 6703 Crankset
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Should be fine. Have a look at the chart by Shimano showing compatibility: http://bike.shimano.com/publish/content/global_cycle/en/us/index/tech_support/tech_tips.download.-Par50lparsys-0025-downloadFile.html/01%29%20Drivetrain%20Compatability%20Chart.pdf
answered 3 years, 3 months ago
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Can I use the Shimano Ultegra 6700 Bottom Bracket in a 2010 Giant Defy Alliance 0?

asked 3 years, 3 months ago
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Yes, this should be fine
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Can i use these cups for a Shimano 4500 system? British thread

asked 2 years, 11 months ago
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Yes these will be compatible with the tiagra 4500 system.
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