View Single Post
Old 10-01-19, 06:13 PM
  #1  
jdawginsc 
Edumacator
 
Join Date: Jan 2018
Location: Goose Creek, SC
Posts: 1,624

Bikes: '87 Crestdale, '87 Basso Gap, '92 Rossin Performance EL-OS, Faggin Matrix thingy

Mentioned: 7 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 475 Post(s)
Liked 363 Times in 242 Posts
HELP! Shimano Dura Ace shifter question

Firstly, I am a Dura Ace newbie.. Okay, so I have Shimano 7700 RD/FD and 7900 shift levers for the down tube (they look intimidating to install). Dummy me bought the pair of shifters with flat boss washers instead of radius-ed ones.

<I also have a pair of bar ends that came with my Brewsmith Dura Ace package, but not sure whether I want to go bar-ends.>

My question is that there are ebay radius-ed boss washers that state Shimano 7800, and SL-6208...Will these work with them? Is the 7900 proprietary? Also will the 7900s work well enough with the 7700 derailleurs?

https://www.ebay.com/itm/Shimano-780...cAAOSwkLhaPesq
https://www.ebay.com/itm/Shimano-SL-...sAAOSw47NdUd~0

No matter what, I seem to be going in a direction where I will have extra parts due to my indecision...
jdawginsc is offline