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Front der compat with STS...(3 posts)

Front der compat with STS...Wannabe
Jun 4, 2002 8:48 AM
I have a an early 90s Shimano 105 front derailleur (double) on a bike I am converting to STS. The STS shifter I have is an older Shimano 600 double. Can I use this 600 STS shifter with the 105 front derailleur or will I need to find a new front derailleur?

Thanks!

Andy
I mean STI!!! nmWannabe
Jun 4, 2002 8:49 AM
re: Front der compat with STS...Rusty Coggs
Jun 4, 2002 4:44 PM
First criteria for shimano front derailer to be compatible with SIT is that the arm the cable attaches to has to be perpindicular to the deralier cage plates.