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Old 08-02-15, 11:25 AM
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but you can keep your road bike shifter/brakeset.
Depends on the parts you intend to use .
It would be positioned so you can easily shift and brake as you ride
IF you have the Brake Lever separate and the shift Lever in the bar end , yes ..

But a Road STI type Brifter is really unweildy, if not Vertically mounted .

I have used a Nitto Mustache bar setup , old cable out the top road brakelevers + Bar End shifting.
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