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Old 05-11-11, 04:27 PM   #1
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Yokozuna Reaction Cales

I have a set I would like to use for a build up on a 2011 Giant TCR Advanced SL frame set. The brake cable housing is quite substantial ------- for any of you that have worked with Yokozuna; how did you cut the housings? Regular by-pass cable/casing cutters work? Lp
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I used a dremel to cut mine
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Thats what I thought too. Those brake housings are monsters and look as if they could best any bypass cutter. Thanks for the confirmation. Lp

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The brake housing cuts just fine with the standard Shimano/Park cable cutter.
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Thanks. Lp
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