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Old 07-03-14, 10:14 AM   #1
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Front end: Canti brakes + decaleur + brake cable hanger + front rack compatibility

Do you all think I'll have any difficulty with this setup:

Cable hanger
Tektro Brake Cable hanger, frame mount

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Nitto M12 front rack

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Nitto ZAO decaleur mounted to a Technomic stem

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Ostrich handlebar bag

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I'd want to be able to use a fender too.
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Old 07-03-14, 10:23 AM   #2
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No risk no reward .. give it a Go.. take the plunge ,


its not like skydiving.

your feet stay close to the ground..
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Old 07-03-14, 11:56 AM   #3
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it should work ok
but racks always complicate
canti servicing
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Old 07-03-14, 12:03 PM   #4
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I have the Tektro fork mounted hanger, the same one seen on the webpage link. The rack will interfere with the cable placement. Consider a rack that mounts directly to the fork legs, like this one: Amazon.com : Blackburn MTF-1 Front Bicycle Rack (Black) : Bike Panniers And Rack Trunks : Sports & Outdoors

Another solution is to switch to V brakes, be sure to use the matching brake levers.
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Old 08-10-14, 02:01 AM   #5
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Did you end up trying this setup? I am about to try something pretty similar(nitto m12+ fork cable hanger" tomorrow.
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