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PostPosted: Mon Mar 07, 2011 6:26 pm 
Dirt Disciple
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I am going new on my muni mula and want to purchase a front Derailleur.
Im looking at SLX and XT.
Wich one do i buy :?:

conventional, top swing, direct mount. Also the SLX says dual pull.

Thanks for the help.


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Dual pull is always a winner. Get a top swing and then it's nice and compact on the seat tube. Most come with shims now to fit the different diameters of seat tube too.


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PostPosted: Mon Mar 07, 2011 9:00 pm 
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Ok. Thanks for the help.

Will look at top swing then.


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