Shimano XTR RD-M972 Rear Derailleur

by: Shimano

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Top-Normal return for precision up shifting and emergency downshifting. Preferred by traditional and gravity riders: Best matched with RAPIDFIRE Plus. The low-profile SHADOW design is intended for more aggressive riding, offering more clearance with no chain stay contact.

    • Shimano Shadow RD
    • Single tension spring prevents contact with the chainstay resulting in a silent ride
    • Shadow features a super low profile design that reduces the risk of damage from trail side hazards
    • Direct cable routing prevents snagging from any trail side hazards
    • Full carbon fiber inner and outer pulley cages
    • Cold forged alloy links and pivot body's leads to lower weight without compromising strength and durability


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