If I have a wheel with a Shimano 9 speed cassette, Can I use SRAM parts as long as the shifter and derailleur match each other (AKA: are both SRAM 1:1 ratio)?
Basically I have a Shimano XT cassette, I'm hoping to use a SRAM X.4 Derailleur and an X.5 shifter.
Will this work? :confused:
after years of riding with toe clips, i have decided to give my big toes a break and buy clip less pedals and shoes.
i am 75 yrs old (76 in two more weeks) and enjoy riding bike-a-thons in new york, philadelphia and connecticut (avg. distance 35-45 miles). i average 50 miles a week on flat...
I have 2 Mt. Bike shoes in great like new condition, both are for sale/trade. $55 shipped each or trade for size US 8 Mt. bike shoes in same condition.
All black with Shimano SM-SH51 installed. $55 Shipped in US.
Silver with Black. Also with Carbon Fiber...
Glad to join the "ring" and get lots of great info.
Just got into riding about 6 months ago when I started my "I'm not gonna be a fat @ss 40 year old" routine. Really enjoying it.
Started on an REI Divano, which is a sound bike. An old friend then basically gave me his 2000 Raleigh 700 Comp...
Ive been using spds on my roadbike for about six months now, and I recently switched them to my mountain bike (I replaced platform pedals). I also have a pair of Eggbeaters that came off a trek mountain bike that I havent used yet.
Which do yall prefer? What advantages do Eggbeaters have over...