Join Date: Apr 2009
Location: New Rochelle, NY
Bikes: too many bikes from 1967 10s (5x2)Frejus to a Sumitomo Ti/Chorus aluminum 10s (10x2), plus one non-susp mtn bike I use as my commuter
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In a word, No.
The front shift lever only has 2 or three positions for double or triple chainrings. Not only aren't there enough clicks for a 9s RD, they're not spaced correctly either. Even if you had Campy shifters, with a non-indexed micro-ratchet front, and wanted to shift non-index you'd still be out of luck, since the increments are too course to use for friction shifting.
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