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PostPosted: Mon Dec 10, 2012 4:42 am 
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Not if you actually want SRAM Red to work properly it can't.


Agree to disagree.

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PostPosted: Mon Dec 10, 2012 5:53 am 
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BmanX wrote:
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Not if you actually want SRAM Red to work properly it can't.


Agree to disagree.


With i-links maybe, but with standard housing it's hard to get the loop tight since it does some odd things around the cable stop/starts dragging.

i-links/nokons may be a worthwhile upgrade.

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PostPosted: Mon Dec 10, 2012 11:43 am 
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Sorry to burst your bubble... But you'll get drag with the I links and the nokons if you try to run the rear cable section real tight. If you like a nice shifting rear mech then a gentile rear cable run is a must.. It's really not worth messing with

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PostPosted: Mon Dec 10, 2012 4:09 pm 
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Again, agree to disagree as I have no issues.

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PostPosted: Tue Dec 11, 2012 8:57 am 
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Again, agree to disagree as I have no issues.


BmanX - When you get a chance, would you post a few close-up images of your cable routing up front? Much thanks.

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I'm lucky enough to own 2 sets of American Classic Carbon 58's, so I peeled one set, as suggested. I kinda like both.

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