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PostPosted: Sun Feb 06, 2011 8:51 pm 
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To get a comfortable setup, I needed to mount the SLX shifters outboard of my Hope Tech levers. Whilst perfectly functional, this was against my traditional sensibilities for correct controls setup:

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However, Hope offer beautifully machined shifter mounts to integrate with their levers. Nothing revolutionary about them, just an elegant solution to my aesthetic crisis.

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PostPosted: Sun Feb 06, 2011 9:07 pm 
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i'm a little tempted by a set of those fot the mono lever and xt combination
once i have a few £s spare i can see myself getting some :)
very tidy!

(avid also do the same for sram shifters/elixir brakes etc)


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PostPosted: Sun Feb 06, 2011 10:29 pm 
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I got some for my Tech levers and X.0 shifters. Mega tidy and very happy and now have very clean bars.


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PostPosted: Sun Feb 06, 2011 10:34 pm 
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BertR00t wrote:
I got some for my Tech levers and X.0 shifters. Mega tidy and very happy and now have very clean bars.

show off!!
(it is very nice though) :)


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PostPosted: Sun Feb 06, 2011 10:34 pm 
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Great minds think alike and all that stuff...

...I've just bought a pair of Formula Mixmaster clamps for my R1 brakes and X9 shifters!


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PostPosted: Mon Feb 07, 2011 12:47 am 
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Here is mine but crap pic in the rain.

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PostPosted: Tue Feb 15, 2011 12:37 am 
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I dont know who made mine,but here we are :(

I like that one you have Paul,but is it limited to Shimano fittings or will my X.9 shifter fit on it too :?


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PostPosted: Tue Feb 15, 2011 12:46 am 
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They do one for SRAM X.7, X.9 and X.0 and one for Shimano fittings.

http://www.hopegb.com/page_mep_force_60.html


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