October 26, 2016 Login  

Bar End Shifter compatibility ???
Last Post 05/29/2013 12:53 PM by bob etzler. 1 Replies.
Printer Friendly
PrevPrev NextNext
You are not authorized to post a reply.
Author Messages Not Resolved


05/28/2013 09:57 PM
I have a 10 speed Dura Ace 7800 RD that I want to put on my TT bike. The Front Der. is a Dura Ace 7700 (9spd?). Question is: what Dura Ace Bar end shifters would work? Two 10 speed versions are available the SL BS78 and the SL BS79. It appears that the SL BS78 would work fine, but what about the BS79. Is the only difference that the 79 doesn't have a friction option? Do I care if it doesn't have a friction option on my TT bike?


05/29/2013 12:53 PM
They both will work fine. BTW I run friction on all my bikes at the present, why,because I can use any derailleur, wheel, cassette combination I like.
You are not authorized to post a reply.

Active Forums 4.1

Latest Forum Posts

Where to find DVD's of past Tours posted in Professional Racing

Bike thieves stink posted in Gear Advice

Tilford in serious accident posted in Professional Racing

Mens' world RR. Make your pics posted in Professional Racing

No articles match criteria.
  Terms and Conditions | Privacy Policy  Copyright 2008-2013 by VeloNation LLC