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 Post subject: This is Lightweight
PostPosted: Wed Dec 17, 2014 8:35 pm 
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I was at my LBS this morning and my friend brought this out from the glass case. I have never seen one of these beauties. Notice she is holding it like a precious baby. 118 grams this is light!


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 Post subject: Re: This is Lightweight
PostPosted: Wed Dec 17, 2014 8:43 pm 
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one of my all time favorite derailleurs. i've owned that one and the carbon crew predecessor. both shifted very well.


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 Post subject: Re: This is Lightweight
PostPosted: Thu Dec 18, 2014 1:37 am 
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Are these compatible with both shimano and campy shifters?


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 Post subject: Re: This is Lightweight
PostPosted: Thu Dec 18, 2014 7:00 am 
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Campy only i believe.

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 Post subject: Re: This is Lightweight
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 Post subject: Re: This is Lightweight
PostPosted: Thu Dec 18, 2014 7:56 pm 
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I did a little digging and found this


* Shimano 9 / 10 speed compatible
* Campagnolo 9 / 10 / 11 speed compatible
* Pulleys 10 teeth each

I bet it would be fine with Shimano 11 speed also??

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 Post subject: Re: This is Lightweight
PostPosted: Fri Dec 19, 2014 12:38 pm 
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Anyone know why they stopped making them?


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 Post subject: Re: This is Lightweight
PostPosted: Fri Dec 19, 2014 3:29 pm 
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http://lakeside-bikes.com/product/light ... VJQ14v9AEA

That's 1445 reasons. Need more?


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 Post subject: Re: This is Lightweight
PostPosted: Fri Dec 19, 2014 3:58 pm 
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didn't know they stopped making them. but at over $1000 for this derailleur at not much weight savings of a sram red, that could be one reason.


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 Post subject: Re: This is Lightweight
PostPosted: Fri Dec 19, 2014 4:56 pm 
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I recenlty found one at a swap meet in San Diego. Brand new. For a fraction of the retail price. Had to have it. Haven't decided if I want to install it on my weenie bike, sell it, or hang onto it as a collectible. (I really can't afford the latter.)

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 Post subject: Re: This is Lightweight
PostPosted: Fri Dec 19, 2014 5:04 pm 
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you missing the left side adjustment screw/bolt?


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 Post subject: Re: This is Lightweight
PostPosted: Sun Dec 21, 2014 8:35 am 
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Anybody here used the LW derailleur with Campy 11?


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 Post subject: Re: This is Lightweight
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Yes works perfect wwith Campy 11 w


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 Post subject: Re: This is Lightweight
PostPosted: Mon Dec 22, 2014 7:45 am 
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Thanks! I'm planning to do a new Campy 11 build using the LW derailleur.


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 Post subject: Re: This is Lightweight
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mike wrote:
you missing the left side adjustment screw/bolt?


No. It's threaded in almost out of view.

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