Barrel Adjusters

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Barrel Adjusters

Postby Wappers » 15 Apr 2008, 3:15pm

Where can I buy some barrel adjusters online for my Kaffenback?

I think I am looking for something like this:

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Postby Woodbridge Pete » 15 Apr 2008, 8:16pm

Campag downtube adjusters would probably be OK for that. Just unscrew them form the brackets and put them in your frame
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Postby Mick F » 15 Apr 2008, 9:36pm

http://www.ribblecycles.co.uk/productde ... 0000000000

These might do it, as Pete said. Hopefully the threads are the same.
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Postby Wappers » 16 Apr 2008, 8:16am

Hmm, I was hoping this would be a cheaper part. It will probably be a couple of weeks before I can get to a proper bike shop.

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Postby Willpower » 16 Apr 2008, 8:56am

The shimano DT stops will work for you, I think. I recently unscrewed the adjuster bit (watch out for the spring which will try and leap out and hide somewhere) and put it in a very similar braze on to what you have pictured there.

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Postby Yorkshireman » 16 Apr 2008, 9:56am

You can have these (free)
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if you want them. They're from an old set of alloy calipers, the lock-nuts might clean up (slight surface rust) or you could replace them. The adjusters themselves just need a bit of a clean up. If you want to PM your address I'll post them to you.
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Postby Wappers » 16 Apr 2008, 10:52am

I have sent you a PM

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Postby mr riff raff » 16 Apr 2008, 8:32pm

I've got frames with similar set up. If they're the same as mine, then Campag ones don't fit. They need to be an M5 thread, which the Campag aren't.
I got some off Jackson's in Leeds. They post them to you. Well, they did for me.
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Postby lauriematt » 25 Apr 2008, 12:02pm

fleabay?!?!?!