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PostPosted: Tue Jan 22, 2013 12:51 pm 
Devout Dirtbag

Joined: Sat Feb 09, 2008 8:11 pm
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I am refurbishing my 1993 Cougar 753 and needed the correct cable set for 8 speed Record ergopower.
Campagnolo still support 8 speed by retro-fitting the current Ultrashift/Powershift cableset but there are dwindling stocks of the correct ones still around.

Should it matter to fellow retrobikers, the Ultrashift cableset isn't the same: it will work of course but it's not the same - the gear cable casing being narrower.

Correct cables [referred to as Ergopower pre2008] are currently available from Cycle Surgery, Geoffrey Butlers and Wiggle. HighonBikes will have them too and at a very good price.

I've no affiliation - just thought I can't be the only person looking for the correct stuff. Hope it helps.


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