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PostPosted: Thu Apr 07, 2011 10:37 pm 
Old School Hero

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I've just posted a wanted ad for a 7 speed indexed bar end shifter but looking at some piccies of bar ends I noticed that what they appear to consist of is an indexed shifting lever assembly and a bar end fitting that effectively provides a lever boss and cable stop on the bar end. The photo I saw even showed the typical Shimano flat boss cover so I wondered if it was possible to take a standard downtube 7 speed shifter and fit it to a bar end fitting. Does this make sense? Anyone tried it? All advice gratefully received!


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PostPosted: Fri Apr 08, 2011 3:04 pm 
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Jagwire does a mount.

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