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Microshift 10sp flat bar shifters MT VS RD?

Old 03-09-22, 10:58 AM
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Microshift 10sp flat bar shifters MT VS RD?

Is there any difference in the cable pull length between the road shifter and the mountain shifter when used in friction mode? I have the road version on my wife's Comotion with a 9 sp MT cassette but we use it in friction mode and it works wonderfuly. I'm thinking about going to flat bars on my Surly LHT. I use bar end shifters in friction now on the LHT with a 10sp MT rear cassette and Deore XT shifter. I much prefer friction shifting on these touring bikes. I actually prefer the red anodized and silver of the road shifter over the black Mt version.

I will only be using the shifter in friction mode. I do want the one with the greatest pull range though just for future versatility if there is any difference.
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Old 03-09-22, 11:14 AM
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On the friction side it doesn't matter. Pretty sure the road 11sp is index only so dont get that one hoping for more pull.
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