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WTB Shimano 7sp SIS Bar End Shifters (or flat mount DT)

Old 01-02-22, 04:39 AM
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WTB Shimano 7sp SIS Bar End Shifters (or flat mount DT)

I am converting an 80's Motobecane from drop bars + DT shifters to flat bars + thumbies for an older friend.

I purchased the Paul Components Thumbies mounts to use with SL-1055 DT shifters, but did not realize the shifter's curved mounts would not work with the Thumbies.

Does anyone have a set of SL-BS50 bar end shifters, or another option that would allow me to achieve 7sp indexing with my Shimano freewheel and my RD-1055 rear derailleur? Flat mount DT shifters should work fine as long as they can index to 7sp.

Many thanks!
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Old 01-02-22, 07:14 AM
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Two minutes and a belt sander turn a curved mount into a flat one.
10 minutes and a file.

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Currently sold out at Rivendell, but think these would also sold your problem, correct?

https://www.rivbike.com/products/shi...her-pair-17135

If you can’t find them elsewhere, I do have a set of 7 seed barends to sell.
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Any of these solutions would work, I would think...the third option gives you some levers for parts.

https://www.ebay.com/itm/26547904825...id=28025596868

https://www.ebay.com/itm/17498839925...3ABFBMpPi2vsNf

https://www.ebay.com/itm/25525946257...sAAOSwqjVhqhGy
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