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    New question here. short cage vs long cage deraileur

    i don't see any benefits to a long cage, am i missing something?

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    you don't see benefits? do you have a good working understanding of derailleur capacity?

    the short cage rd's are not more widely used because of their limited capacity. i'm going to run a short cage on my 1x9 but i don't believe you can use it on a 3x9 with a standard cassette (possibly with a road one, i havent done the math).

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    There is a great sticky thread on this topic in this forum.

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