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PostPosted: Wed Aug 07, 2013 2:32 pm 
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i recently installed an iLink brake cable set but didn't weigh it prior.
Any else here weigh them prior to installing them?

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PostPosted: Wed Aug 07, 2013 2:45 pm 
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pawnii wrote:
i recently installed an iLink brake cable set but didn't weigh it prior.
Any else here weigh them prior to installing them?

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Somewhere between 100-120g depending on bike size. If you are using mini for shift that is. 20-30g more with regular iLink for shifting


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is that 100-120 for both brake and shift?

I've just got brake as my bike runs Di2.

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PostPosted: Wed Aug 07, 2013 2:59 pm 
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pawnii wrote:
is that 100-120 for both brake and shift?

I've just got brake as my bike runs Di2.


55-60 for brakes only


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The outer is 26.5g per meter approx and the liner 1.4g per meter. Then add a few grams for any ferrules.


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PostPosted: Wed Aug 07, 2013 3:26 pm 
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ah thanks guys.

So what would the average weight be for front and rear brake inner cables?

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Weights for them and comparisons to other kits can be found here: http://fairwheelbikes.com/c/forums/topi ... #more-3149

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thanks madcow.
exactly what i wanted.

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@ pawnii,on my 56cm Addict frame,the rear brake inner is 17g and the front brake inner is 8g.


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