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Ranondee xr-long rear cable?

Old 05-10-20, 12:48 PM
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Ranondee xr-long rear cable?

Iíve got a 2012 novara randondee with bar end shifters, the housings are the same size as the original and I might be able to shorten them by up to two inches but I need at least five extra inches to a generic rear derailleur cable. Does this sound right for this model bike to need an extra long cable?
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Old 05-10-20, 02:09 PM
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They cost a little more usually, but you can get tandem length cables at any decent bike shop.
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On my rather large 2009 Randonee with brifters, the standard cable fits with an inch or two to spare. With bar-ends, I'd need a tandem cable.

I've not had much luck finding tandem cables locally, but most mail order places have them.
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