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Old 05-31-15, 01:35 PM
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Microshift thumb shifters.

8 speed (one model can use friction for the rear)
microSHIFT -The best control system

9 speed (again, friction available)
microSHIFT -The best control system

10 speed I don't see on the site but there are some on eBay. I e-mailed discountbicycle603 (where I've bought before) and they don't have an ETA for the 8 speed. What do you think? I'm thinking of getting the 8 speed model for a mountain bike I want to complete next year.

I thought about using Falcon friction shifters but I think I'll put those on my winter bike. I already received the Rockshox XC30 forks I ordered so maybe it would seem odd to see $10 shifters on a bike with Rockshox XC30 and a mix of Alivio/Deore on it.

I put this in the touring forum because I thought it would be useful for touring. (I have Shimano Ultegra 8 speed bar-end shifters for my touring bike project which is not yet complete. But that has friction shifting as well which I prefer.)
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Old 06-01-15, 10:40 AM
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SUNRACE One-At-a-Time Thumb Shifter, Right side

Here's a cheaper alternative. Works great!
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Microshift has been standard equipment on Surly LHT Completes for years now.

Nashbar and Performance also have sold rebranded Microshift brifters for several years.

9 or 10 speed brifters for $104 + tax :

https://www.nashbar.com/bikes/Product...80_-1___204723
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Sun race also makes the nice ones in 8 and 9 speed indexed. Just ordered a set. Front is friction, way cheaper than price at rivbike. 19.00/side. 48.00 total with 3 day shipping. We'll see. I hope they work. Never did figure out why the market went with the lame grip shift and trigger shift.
https://www.cambriabike.com/shopexd.asp#options_list
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do i hear $30?

Microshift SL-A09/SL-T09 2/3 x 9-Speed Flat Bar Shifter Set Bikewagon
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Wow! that's a good deal.
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You got a good find there but it shows 0 in stock. lol
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