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Road Hydro lever/caliper compatibility?

Old 04-25-18, 12:36 AM
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Road Hydro lever/caliper compatibility?

Anyone know if Shimano has kept a common caliper piston size throughout their road range?
I have a R785 set of levers and calipers and would like to swap the levers to the new Ultegra or DA version.
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idk if this is what your asking but I found this online.




"Shimano’s first road-specific disc brake offers a genuine improvement in braking power and control. The system comprises brake calipers, disc rotors and brake levers, and you can combine with either Dura-Ace Di2 or Ultegra Di2 11-speed groupsets."
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Originally Posted by WhyFi View Post
Thanks.
Just not liking the look or shape of the 785 levers at all. It is otherwise a very nice bike and I am sure i will ride it more if I swap the levers.
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Originally Posted by Dean V View Post
Thanks.
Just not liking the look or shape of the 785 levers at all. It is otherwise a very nice bike and I am sure i will ride it more if I swap the levers.
I have 505s on one bike, so all of 'em are prettier than those doorknobs. Though I have to say that, in use and from the saddle, they don't bother me one bit; they only bother me when it's Instagram time, or whatever.
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