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explorerJC




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PostPosted: Sat Aug 25, 2018 10:28 pm    Post subject: di2 question... Reply with quote

can you run di2 just from the TT bars or do you need to combine them with aero brake switches?
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PostPosted: Sun Aug 26, 2018 8:37 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

No, you don't need the brake shifters. A lot of TTers don't want to use the brakes as they are considered un-aero
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PostPosted: Sun Aug 26, 2018 12:39 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

stenard wrote:
No, you don't need the brake shifters. A lot of TTers don't want to use the brakes as they are considered un-aero


so you simply need the junction box, bar end shifters, battery and appropriate mechs and chainset...
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PostPosted: Sun Aug 26, 2018 6:53 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

explorerJC wrote:
stenard wrote:
No, you don't need the brake shifters. A lot of TTers don't want to use the brakes as they are considered un-aero


so you simply need the junction box, bar end shifters, battery and appropriate mechs and chainset...


Yes, you need the newer junction box, 3 port or 5 port gives you the option later on.

Jeff
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PostPosted: Mon Aug 27, 2018 9:36 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

JeffB wrote:
explorerJC wrote:
stenard wrote:
No, you don't need the brake shifters. A lot of TTers don't want to use the brakes as they are considered un-aero


so you simply need the junction box, bar end shifters, battery and appropriate mechs and chainset...


Yes, you need the newer junction box, 3 port or 5 port gives you the option later on.

Jeff


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