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I have SRAM Apex Shifters, FD, RD, and Brakes.

Can I use a SRAM Force BB30 Crankset?

Thanks Paul

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Yes, generally SRAM's 10 speed road parts are cross compatible between apex, rival, force, and red. Do you have a BB30 frame though? –  Ritch Melton Jun 14 '13 at 19:57
    
Very good question... I bought my bike on CL and don't know which model it is. It definitely was changed... bc it has a combo of different components. Tiagra shifters with Sora FD and RD. I checked the archives and they didn't make a model like that. To make things more complicated. The crank is a 53/39. bianchiusa.com/archives/09-bicycles/09-c2c/via-nirone-7-alu/… This looks like the bike... but the specs say it's a triple crankset... so maybe the previous owner changed it. –  Paul Mung Jun 15 '13 at 0:04
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Can I use a SRAM Force BB30 Crankset?

Unfortunately, you will not be able to use the BB30 on your bicycle. You will need to search for a Sram Force GXP Crankset. You will also need to verify if your particular Bianchi is Italian threaded or not as not all Bianchi are.

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You are right it's GXP. Thanks for the info –  Paul Mung Jun 16 '13 at 16:46
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