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Old School Grand Master
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captho wrote:
how much was the XTR kit back in '94 - £150 plus?


XTR Chainset - £232.95
UN91 BB - £44.95


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retrobike rider
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I spent HOW MUCH on a BB and chainset back then :shock:

:lol:


Still I thought things would have progress a lot more than that in 16 years.


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Moderator /Lincs, E & S Yorks Deputy AEC
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Progressed in what way?


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King of the Skip Monkeys
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materials have progressed but will still stuck with the computer designed ramp shifting that is now some 22 years old...

this means I can run the original 1988 Deore mech with a 2008 nine speed chain and a 9 spd cassette just to see if it worked.


It did.


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