Tag: SLX

SHIMANO Dropper REMOTE??? – Shimano vs Woolf Tooth ReMote

Dropper post remotes… who doesn’t have one today? I know I’ve used the Wolf Tooth ReMote, I’ve used the 9point8 Digit, the KS Southpaw, the Bontrager Line and a couple of others, but with the introduction of the Shimano 12 speed XTR, they introduced this: the SL-MT800 dropper post remote. So why don’t we take […]

PUSHING Shimano Design – 12 speed Range with 11 Speed XT Derailleur

Hi everyone! One question that I’ve been getting a lot lately is whether we can push the limits of an 11 speed derailleur, and install it on a 12 speed drivetrain. So how good is this design from Shimano? Let’s take a closer look. For this test I’m going to use my 12 speed mixed […]

Mikel Landa’s Canyon Aeroad CF SLX | Team Movistar Pro Bike

– This is the Canyon Aeroad CF SLX belonging to Mikel Landa, of the Movistar Team. Mow Landa himself is pretty good when it comes to the Giro d’Italia. He’s been third overall back in 2015. He also won two stages that year and he won one back in 2017 too. Let’s have a look […]

FACT: SRAM Eagle can use Shimano 12 speed Derailleurs!

Hey everyone, happy 2020!!! How were the Holidays? I hope everybody had a great time. I’m gonna start the year with a quick test that everybody is asking me for. I have a full SRAM Eagle X01 drivetrain on this Yeti SB100 and a lot of you guys ask me whether this would work if […]