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Old 02-11-19, 10:24 AM
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steppinthrax
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Originally Posted by veganbikes View Post
Wow people are faking tourney/altus level crap, yeeesh! It is so cheap to begin with why bother faking it? The real article isn't all that great yet someone said "I gotta make a even worse copy" Then again people love their cheap crap to even cheaper and crappier so it makes sense. That is why you buy from your local shop which isn't going to sell you fakes and might even be certified/authorized by Shimano to sell their products and might have mechanics that are S-Tec certified meaning they know what they are doing.
These were the EF51 shifters which are pretty good. Yeah I had the same logic, this stuff is cheap anyway so why would anyone fake it. But apparently people do.
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