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Old 08-11-10, 06:59 PM   #1
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Road Barcons with Mountain FD

Will a Shimano road bike barcon have enough total cable pull to run a Shimano mountain front derailleur on a mountain triple crankset?
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Old 08-11-10, 07:33 PM   #2
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Will a Shimano road bike barcon have enough total cable pull to run a Shimano mountain front derailleur on a mountain triple crankset?
Yes, it will work, no problem.
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Just did it with a DA 9spd barend and XT FD--works fine. BTW I switched from brifters to get my FD shifting 'right'.
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