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Short cage long cage?

Hi everyone can someone tell me the difference between a short cage derailleur and a long one?

Cheers Nick


  • agent_tiagent_ti Posts: 306
    Short cage derailleur is what most bike have on them and is designed for a double chainset with a smallish cassette. Long cages are generally used for triple chainsets and if you want massive cogs on the cassette or MTB etc
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