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Old 01-11-19, 07:39 PM
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FWIW, I tried some Simplex retrofriction levers on a bike recently. They're smooth as butter, and work as advertised...until the screw loosens a bit. Then I started get ghost shifting. Tighten the screw, works fine, a few days later, loosens, ghost shifting.

Maybe I'm doing something wrong.

But I decided to switch to some new Silver microratcheting, which are the modern version of the old Sun Tours. Works like a champ, holds the shift.
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