Apr 30, 2003 4:33 AM
|I did a search, could not find a thing....
I am thinking of putting straight bars on my commuter (a Giant TCR2). Can I use Shimano mountain bike STI and brake levers (9 speed) with 9 speed Campagnolo?
Thanks in advance
|re: Mixed groupsets...||Andy M-S|
May 1, 2003 8:42 AM
|Nope, or maybe...there's a cable pull mismatch between the brifter and the derailer. I use Campy 10-speed brifters on my Shimano 9-speed bike, but I have to do a trick to get the shifting to work, due to the related mismatch.
What you can do is to use Shimano mountain brifters and Shimano derailers with Campy wheels/cassettes--cog spacing is close enough to work very nicely.