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PostPosted: Fri Nov 07, 2003 6:43 am 
i know this sound crazy. i need to modify 3 speed XTR left shifter to the 2 speed coz im using 2 gear drive-train. Any expert modifying mechanics here? and also, i got alot of problem with xtr shifters. when going rough downhill, the shifter shift down by itself automatically and a result of chain sucks. :cry:


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PostPosted: Fri Nov 07, 2003 1:11 pm 
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If you're using a standard chainset and just dropping the granny ring you can just adjust the lower limit on your front mech and avoid changing into bottom on the shifter. No modifications necessary.

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PostPosted: Fri Nov 07, 2003 1:36 pm 
polaris wrote:
If you're using a standard chainset and just dropping the granny ring you can just adjust the lower limit on your front mech and avoid changing into bottom on the shifter. No modifications necessary.


doesnt it weight a bit heavier like 40g??? :D


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Doesn't what weigh more?

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polaris wrote:

> Doesn't what weigh more?

Probably the screwdriver you need to adjust limit stop ;-)

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It's just adjusting the bolt


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