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Old 01-27-17, 07:02 PM
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Originally Posted by twocicle View Post
To take up cable slack, you could do what we used to with the Avid BB7... install an inline helper spring to assist in pushing back the Spyre actuator arm. That is the cheap approach.

More expensive is the hydraulic version... Shimano ST-RS685 Hydraulic STI Levers which are mechanical shifting + hydraulic brake. Hose guides and routing solutions sold separately.
Thanks twocycle.

Did you find a helper spring specifically for this or did you adapt one to your set up?

Unfortunately the st-RS685 is an 11speed shifter, I am looking for 10 speed so I don't have to upgrade the entire drivetrain.
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