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Old 02-25-09, 07:35 PM   #1
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7 speed Shimano shifter?

Was wondering if this shifter

Amazon Link Shimano SL-MC40

is one of the better 7 speed shifters widely available these days? I do not care about brand SRAM is also fine, it just needs to work with Shimano derailers. I have some old shifters on my bike I am rejuvenating, and when I was pulling off the old cables today I was thinking how much easier it would be to start with new shifters and cables.
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Old 02-25-09, 08:58 PM   #2
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Not many choices anymore. The Shimano SL-MC40 or Sram TRX will work with Shimano derailleurs, although I would favor the SL-MC40 over the TRX.

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Old 03-04-09, 01:41 AM   #3
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I just purchased the sl-mc40 from JensonsUSA and it works great with older stx derailleurs on a 1991 GT Timberline. PGMikeT

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