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Alko Bowden Cable Size Calculator

from Western Towing –

This calculator helps to select the correct Al-ko cable length for the axle width. Enter the width of the axle in millimetres, press ‘Calculate’ and the part numbers and lengths of the cables will appear. You can then ‘search’ our site for the parts and then continue to order them today.

Please enter Axle Width
(Approximate hub face to hub face measurement)
Single Axle Double Axle
Our Cable Part Number
Outer Cable Length
Inner Cable Length


‘Over Max’ will appear if the width given is over 2340mm for single axle and 2510mm for a double axle

This calculator is a guide only, if you are replacing existing cables and you want them to be the same size as the originals you will need to measure the outer casing.

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