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PostPosted: Sun Jul 20, 2014 9:42 pm 
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Hello! I have a new road bike coming with the new Shimano ST-R785 hydraulic disc brakes. It hunk the caliper is a re-branded XT. Does anyone know if I can use a XTR caliper with the the road brake levers?

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Yes, it is. Sven Nys used it in the winter.
Can't see much point in doing so, except if you're after 40-50 grams...


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this is weight weenies so he probably does want that. thanks for the info.

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