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Seems like a deal... just passing it along... I’m not connected with lowbrow

https://www.lowbrowcustoms.com/cycle...1957-1970.html


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How is the housing wound?

You want a longitudinally wound housing with a sheathed inner wire, not the usual tight spiral wound.
The spiral wound cables do not pull as smoothy as a longitudinally wound cable.
The sheathed inner wire is a slippery plastic.
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How is the housing wound?

You want a longitudinally wound housing with a sheathed inner wire, not the usual tight spiral wound.
The spiral wound cables do not pull as smoothy as a longitudinally wound cable.
The sheathed inner wire is a slippery plastic.
IDK, one would have to ask Lowbrow. I was looking at their sale pages and that item stood out.
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You might want to check the length on the clutch cable. Part # 38619-57A calls foe a length of 60 1/2" long in the parts book.
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