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Old 06-02-05, 10:49 AM
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After a little research, I have discovered that Suntour introduced their indexing system in 1987, calling it "Accushift." I hear that Superbe Pro indexed shifters compared very favorably to high-end Shimano SIS systems, once the first few kinks were worked out. If anyone's interested, here are some informative sites:

The history of Suntour --
A photo gallery of Suntour components (partly in Japanese) --
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