View Single Post
Old 02-18-19, 03:49 PM
  #11  
thehammerdog
Senior Member
 
thehammerdog's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2007
Location: NWNJ
Posts: 2,613

Bikes: Road bike is a Carbon Bianchi C2C & Grandis (1980's), Gary Fisher Mt Bike, Trek Tandem & Mongoose SS MTB circa 1992.

Mentioned: 5 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 203 Post(s)
Likes: 0
Liked 2 Times in 2 Posts
Originally Posted by Shimagnolo View Post
Looks like stem-mounted cable hanger which was just as I suspected.
A fork-crown mounted cable hanger is the solution.
In your case, you appear to have the Tektro "brake booster" plate there, and it has a hole at the top center which can be used to mount the cable hanger.
Example of some fork-crown hangers here: Bicycle Brake Cable Hardware from Harris Cyclery

Now for the explanation of why the stem-mounted hanger causes shudder is here: https://www.velonews.com/2010/09/cyc...o-cross_101807

But it is missing a photo, so I will attach it here:
Dude very impressive that seems to be the issue I will investigate and make the change and report back
Very cool glad it is not just me
thehammerdog is offline