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STI's w/out STI(Heavy comptr stuff !)??(5 posts)

STI's w/out STI(Heavy comptr stuff !)??JimboTero
Jun 12, 2003 3:49 AM
Has anyone heard about Shimano STI levers without all the heavy computerized bull &%#$ inside of it, or know of a way to remove that extra crap ?I've never heard of or seen anyone ever use it !
Go pre-Flight Deck ;)filtersweep
Jun 12, 2003 6:38 AM
Aren't there just a few buttons in there?

Of course, there ARE pre- flight deck shifters, although they are probably even heavier? It will give you that retro look... or go all the way with downtube shifters.
Yes...I have them. You can get the non-Flight Deck...PsyDoc
Jun 12, 2003 8:21 AM
SH-ST7700L shifter/brake levers at Nashbar listed at 402 grams. The Flight Deck model is SH-ST7700C and weighs in at 432 grams per Colorado Cyclist.
Tootin' my hornwinstonc
Jun 12, 2003 11:25 AM
I happen to have a pair of non-Flight-Deck Dura-Ace 9 levers on eBay...

Sorry if this is bad etiquette for this board; I'm relatively new here.
re: STI's w/out STIarderra
Jun 12, 2003 2:37 PM
If if's only 30g's, ( I don't know the actual weight difference)why not get some titanium pits (nuts & bolts etc) It's just a suggestion!!!!
It means that you still have the option of the computer stuff later on!!!!!