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PostPosted: Sat Sep 19, 2009 10:39 pm 
Gold Trader / MacRetro rider
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Location: Sunny Glasgow
Very slick :D 8)
You dont see many of them about.

Got to ask,cos im a nosey git
how much did you get it for,it looks rather expensive :shock:


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PostPosted: Mon Sep 21, 2009 7:03 pm 
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Don't want to piss on your bonfire Dr S but this rear mech, gorgeous as it is, won't index.

I've had a couple of production variants of these on road bikes and it's without doubt the best non-indexed rear mech, ever made. But even bodging won't make it index.

Still have an SSC road transmission waiting for a frame come to think of it...


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PostPosted: Tue Nov 03, 2009 9:17 am 
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If you fit the old Mavic rear mechs with the adjustor from a Shimano mech it will index up to 6 speeds. That's how I ran mine for years.

I've got a modded rear mech which did exactly this. It won't index cleanly on a 7speed rear cluster though.


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