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Shimano Road PTFE Inner Brake Cable

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Review by kernisr

Reviewed 3/2/2015
by kernisr
Cycling Enthusiast
Tennessee
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2 of 3 customers found this review helpful.
Much better than the original equipment on SRAM 22

I bought this to replace the Gore junk that came with my SRAM 22. First, the shifting cables went bad within 5 months then the brake cables went out within 10 months.

I build my own bikes. They are well cared for, cleaned after each ride (mostly), and detailed every other week. Not sure how the original Gore cables could have lasted this short. I each case I have replaced it with the top of the line PTFE Shimano cable and the shifting and braking has been better than the OE that came with the SRAM.

If you have ever dealt with the SRAM 22, you must know how finicky they are to setup. Once I switched to the Shimano PTFE cables, I finally was able to enjoy the benefits of the 22.

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Review by Anonymous

Reviewed 2/4/2019
by Anonymous
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Slick Cable

Works well. Slick.

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Review by Anonymous

Reviewed 6/25/2020
by Anonymous
concord ca
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New brake cables

Self installed converting a time triller to road bike

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Review by Tim Doland

Reviewed 11/2/2023
by Tim Doland
Florida
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Always a great choice

When paired with a lined outer cable, those Shimano inner cables give your brake operation a smooth even application of the calipers, which never need to be lubricated.

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Review by Lawrence

Reviewed 1/18/2020
by Lawrence
Portland
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Smooth cable

High quality brake cable. Consistent brake feel.

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