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Old 05-18-06, 07:44 PM   #1
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Need black brake cable casing

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I am restoring a bike and I need 5 feet of black cable casing. I don't need the interior part. Give me an email back regarding your cost plus S & H. Desire either clean or new cable. Thanks, Jim
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Old 05-18-06, 08:13 PM   #2
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Any LBS should sell brake (or shift) housing by the foot for only a dollar or so a foot. Black is almost universal.
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Yep, a dollar per foot is what I pay at my LBS for black cable casing.
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99 per foot at my LBS
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dang, I only pay 25cents a foot
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The stuff I bought was $15 for 55 inches and cable.
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http://www.jensonusa.com/store/sub/1...++Housing.aspx

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http://www.loosescrews.com/index.cgi...d=652033016214
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Old 05-19-06, 05:15 PM   #9
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On the off chance that he meant it ... did anybody actually e-mail a response to him?
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