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PostPosted: Wed Jun 18, 2008 1:31 pm 
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Anybody know where I can buy some white brake cable housing please?


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PostPosted: Wed Jun 18, 2008 2:08 pm 
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i made it myself

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i do not know what it is called in english but you can buy some tube which is normally used in the electronica world,..you can slide it over the original black housing and then heat it up which makes it shrink around the housing,..


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PostPosted: Wed Jun 18, 2008 2:52 pm 
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Jagwire make some white housing, go to there site for the distributer.


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PostPosted: Wed Jun 18, 2008 3:55 pm 
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its called heatshrink Defiant :wink:

theres loads on ebay

http://cgi.ebay.co.uk/Bike-parts-cyclin ... 18Q2el1247


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PostPosted: Wed Jun 18, 2008 4:00 pm 
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Campagnolo standard colour, any campag stockist should have it.


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PostPosted: Wed Jun 18, 2008 4:04 pm 
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andy.l wrote:
its called heatshrink Defiant :wink:

theres loads on ebay

http://cgi.ebay.co.uk/Bike-parts-cyclin ... 18Q2el1247


okay,..didn't know, thanks,..i was about to translate the dutch name into english; Shrinksock
And by the way,..that's 1 euro a meter here at the local electronic parts shop,..


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PostPosted: Wed Jun 18, 2008 4:08 pm 
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Hey Defiant!

You've got your front brakes on the rear and your rear brakes on the front!


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PostPosted: Wed Jun 18, 2008 4:16 pm 
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one-eyed_jim wrote:
Hey Defiant!

You've got your front brakes on the rear and your rear brakes on the front!


I put them on for the picture,..that was corrected with the final setup.
But thanks,..sharp seen ! :wink:


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PostPosted: Wed Jun 18, 2008 4:18 pm 
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I always have my brakes that way round. It's everyone else that's wrong :roll:


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PostPosted: Wed Jun 18, 2008 4:22 pm 
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Ive set my gf's bike up like that because of the front V brakes,was just plain awkward the other way about


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