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Old 07-04-20, 06:47 PM
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4MM end caps ?

I ran out of 4MM derailleur housing end caps. I had a bottle of 100 aluminum caps I got off Ebay some time back and I have been looking to buy another batch. Tried Ebay and Amazon. Plenty of the 5MM brake housing caps but about the only 4MM caps I see are the plastic ones. I would rather have the aluminum ones again. I did see a bottle of 100 on Ebay for $70.00 though Any suggestions on where else to look ?
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Universal has several different ones, from machined Aluminum to inexpensive brass (similar to standard brake ferrules.
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Originally Posted by aggiegrads View Post
Universal has several different ones, from machined Aluminum to inexpensive brass (similar to standard brake ferrules.


OK, thanks I will check them out.
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You might have better luck searching on "ferrules".
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Don't dismiss the plastic ferrules. They come standard on Shimano shifter cable sets and are durable and work very well.
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Don't dismiss the plastic ferrules. They come standard on Shimano shifter cable sets and are durable and work very well.
and they don't rust.....
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