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I found a smokin deal on a set of sram x7 f&r shifters w/ a x9 rear deraileur would that set up be compatible w/ an 8 speed cassette?
 

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I found a smokin deal on a set of sram x7 f&r shifters w/ a x9 rear deraileur would that set up be compatible w/ an 8 speed cassette?
Nope - The sram X7 trigger shifter is a 9 speed index - will not move the chain far enough to use an 8 speed cassette. You will need to get a 9 speed chain and a 9 speed cassette as well to use those shifters.
 

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II will but unfortunately it wont do you any good. craigslist $40 for f/r sram x7 shifters and sram x9 rear deraileur.
 
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