Join Date: Apr 2009
Location: New Rochelle, NY
Bikes: too many bikes from 1967 10s (5x2)Frejus to a Sumitomo Ti/Chorus aluminum 10s (10x2), plus one non-susp mtn bike I use as my commuter
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How far should the housing go?
To the bottom. Simply put, if you don't seat the housing against a hard stop, the tension of the working brake cable will do it for you. Of if the tape doesn't allow the housing to move, you'll have spongy brakes as the housing moves when you squeeze the levers.
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