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sram group, on a campy wheelset?

Old 08-26-08, 10:38 AM
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sram group, on a campy wheelset?

So I picked up a killer frame, and a sram 09 rival group for cheap. But I'm out of money for this build. I have a campy wheelset that is very nice though. What would I have to do to run a campy wheelset with sram derailleurs and chain, and a shimano crank. I don't have a cassette yet. Am I screwed or can I use these wheels yet?
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Old 08-26-08, 11:05 AM
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I was sort of wondering the same thing recently. I guess the question would be if you can change the freehub body, or if SRAM can work with a campy cassette?
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Old 08-26-08, 11:13 AM
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take a look at jtek shiftmate
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Originally Posted by merlinextraligh View Post
take a look at jtek shiftmate
Yep, I run Shimano with Campy wheels on my TT rig. jtek works perfectly and was about $35.
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J-tech shiftmate is the easiest/cheapest solution. Some claim they can run Campy cassette configurations on an otherwise Shimano drivetrain with little to no issues after playing a lot with adjustments. If you believe that then it should in theory work the same for SRAM.

....or you could just get the Shimano freehub for the Campy wheelset. More expensive (most likely in the $60-$100 range) but will allow you to switch the wheels between the two easily and as needed - and you know they are available. Campy has always seemed to do a good job of providing Shimano compliant freeehubs for their wheels. Too bad Shimano doesn't do the same.
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