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SRAM 2002 9.0SL™ Shorty Shifter Shifter

5/5 (3 Reviews)
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Product Description

  • ESP 1:1 Actuation Ratio technology: light, precise shifting
  • SRAM patented "SRS" technology: speed release spool detent shifting, enhanced mechanical feel, light precision indexing
  • "Shorty" grip length: 50mm, ergonomic hex profile shifting cover, Index and Micro-adjust front shifter options available
  • Quick view mechanical gear indicator
  • Tethered "Never Lose" cable replacement port: easy cable change
  • Detailed specifications: 9-speed ESP compatible, Teflon® coated cable, Grilon® composite construction, Index and Micro-adjust front shifter options

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    Reviews 1 - 3 (3 Reviews Total)

    User Reviews

    Overall Rating:5
    Value Rating:5
    Submitted by Mike T. a Cross Country Rider from Ontario Canada

    Date Reviewed: March 30, 2002

    Strengths:    Light weight.
    Can shift multiple gears at once.
    Can shift and brake at the same time.
    Front derailer trim.
    The company - SRAM!

    Weaknesses:    Errr.....ahhh.....ummmm....:o\
    I'm still working on that one. Maybe in the next four years something will show up.

    Bottom Line:   
    What can ya say? These shifters just flat-out work. I'll give it a try -

    Fast accurate shifts with no misses - ever.
    No adjustment needed after initial setup - ever.
    Shift the whole cassette with one twist of the wrist.
    Shift while braking (try it!).
    Zero maintenance.
    The best part is the front shifter which is dead easy to trim for no-rub front derailer performance. Its fine clicks allow for precise trimming.

    Great stuff.

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    Duration Product Used:   More than 3 years

    Similar Products Used:   XT. XTR.

    Bike Setup:   Seven Sola Ti. Rond-Magura fork. Magura or Formula disc brakes - whatever I'm testing at the time.

    Overall Rating:5
    Value Rating:5
    Submitted by Dean a Weekend Warrior from KL, Malaysia

    Date Reviewed: March 10, 2002

    Strengths:    Lightest among all.. way to go SRAM!!!
    Cheap compared to Shimano best parts they have!!

    Weaknesses:    haven't had any since bought and feels like its not gonna have any too!

    Bottom Line:   
    These shifters is the best thing that happened to me. I have never regreted grading up to them. They can really shifts. No matter how and where u ride your bike, they shifts wondefully.
    Maintenance are very very low and they are very accurate in shiftings!! a few words to rapid shifters: Throw your rapids.. and get a GRIP!!

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    Favorite Trail:   All of 'em

    Duration Product Used:   3 months

    Price Paid:    $50.00

    Purchased At:   KSH Bicycle

    Similar Products Used:   XT

    Bike Setup:   SRAM all over!! 9.0SL shifters, 9.0SL rear mechXT, Powerglide II cassettes, Manitou, TIOGA, Avid, RaceFace...

    Overall Rating:5
    Value Rating:4
    Submitted by YellowSub a Weekend Warrior from Ca

    Date Reviewed: January 1, 2002

    Strengths:    Quick shifts, smooth action, grips have soft comfortable feel and don't slip

    Weaknesses:    price - but I'm cheap and unemployed

    Bottom Line:   
    These shifters kick a$$. The problem I had with the half pipes was that I would accidently shift gears while jumping... the shorties completely solve this problem by allowing more had placement on the grip and just the inside of your thumb and forefinger on the actual shifter. This also allows for much better control of the bike....

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    Duration Product Used:   Less than 1 month

    Price Paid:    $99.00

    Purchased At:   Newbury Park Cycles

    Similar Products Used:   SRAM Half Pipes

    Bike Setup:   '01 iDrive 1.0

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