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  1. NEW SHIMANO DI2 BATTERY OFFERS SYNCHRONIZED SHIFTING POTENTIAL FOR ULTEGRA 6870 AND DURA ACE 9070 RIDERS With the launch of Dura-Ace R9150 came new firmware offering road riders Synchronized Shifting options between front and rear derailleurs. Now this technology has been made available to Ultegra 6800 and Dura-Ace 9070 riders who have the latest Di2 battery. The new battery (BT-DN110) contains a memory chip that can handle the processing power required to deal with the multiple shift patterns and customizations that Synchronized Shifting brings, offering you the choice to suit your gear positioning to your personal riding style. How to access the new features: First ensure you have the new BT-DN110 battery, which is the only battery that allows you to take advantage of automated front shifts (ie full Synchronized Shift mode), or automated rear ‘correction shifts’ (ie semi-Synchronized Shift mode). Next, if you are a current Di2 user with compatible front (FD-6870/FD-9070/FD-9150) or rear derailleurs (RD-6870/RD- 9070/RD-9150) you can download the latest E-TUBE firmware either by a cable connection to a PC, or via Bluetooth from your tablet or smart phone to your components. Changing modes: If you have both the firmware and the new battery it is easy to tell which shifting mode you are in with a new sequencing of lights on your external SM-EW90A/B (pictured) or internal EW-RS910 junction box. A double click of the external button allows you to toggle between modes. • Solid red+green lights indicate Manual Shift mode • 2 blinks indicates Full Synchronized Shift mode • 3 blinks indicates Semi-Synchronized Shift mode Each mode is customisable in E-TUBE, meaning you can choose different combinations and customized shift patterns if you wish (for example, two semi-Synchronized Shift modes offering different ‘correction’ shifts, or two full Synchronized Shift modes that assign a front derailleur command on differing sprockets). For more information: A helpful video explains the benefits of E-TUBE and the potential shift mapping options here: http://e-tubeproject.shimano.com/about/semisyncroshift.html What is Synchronized Shifting? A function that allows riders to concentrate on only up or down shifting the rear derailleur while the Di2 system automatically picks the right gear combination from both the front and the rear derailleur. Even in Synchronized Shift mode riders still have full control over the front derailleur. Synchronized Shifting is designed to complement rather than replace manual shifting, and is especially useful when you are using auxiliary sprint, climbing or TT shifters, or, for Dura-Ace, the shifters on the top of the hoods. With one press of the rear shifting lever, the function can achieve the optimal front/rear gear for your personal riding style. The E-TUBE PROJECT app or website can be used to pre-set exactly when changes take place. What is Semi-Synchronized Shifting? Rather than automatically shifting the front derailleur, semi-Synchronized Shifting mode automatically shifts the rear derailleur when the front derailleur is shifted. This allows riders to obtain optimal gear transitions for smoother riding. Again, the E-TUBE PROJECT app or website can be used to determine exactly when this change takes place. What is manual mode? Manual mode is the system all Dura-Ace Di2 and Ultegra Di2 riders had access to until this point. Manual mode provides an automatic trim adjustment on the front derailleur but there is no corresponding gear shift of the front derailleur based on the shift action of the rear derailleur, or vice versa.
  2. NEW SHIMANO S-PHYRE ROAD AND MTB FOOTWEAR UNVEILED S-PHYRE introduces BOA dials to Shimano footwear lineup Read more HERE
  3. Shimano have totally revamped their Tri shoes for the first time in years. I got to paw over a few test pairs last week, and when the real thing turns up in November we have been promised some to test. Check them out HERE.
  4. I was invited to the grand opening of Shimanos new HQ last week. Here is a few words and piccys. http://transitions.org.au/index.php?a=330
  5. Hi Guys, Am in need of a couple 1.85mm spacers for some 11 speed wheels i'm running as 10 speed. Tried a couple of LBS, that came up dry. Online prices seem ludicrous and all from OS. Cheers, Leigh
  6. Hey guys Thought Id come to the worldly knowledge base thats is trannies for some well knowledge. I have come across a good deal on some virtually unused Zipp 808's Shimano 10 speed and would like to purchase them. My only dilemma is I will be buying a new bike later in the year that will be more than likely 11 speed Di2. My question is this, is it a relatively easy thing to convert from shimano 10 speed to 11 speed? or should I just wait til I get the new bike and purchase some 11 speed race wheels with it? Cheers
  7. Had a tyre completely explode coming out of Mt Martha on Sat morning and destroyed my rear Flo 90. I now need a rear race wheel in time for Challenge Melb on 2nd Feb. Would prefer a 90mm. Shimano compatible hub. Melb based. Not looking to spend more than a $1k. Leigh
  8. Is Ultegra 6700 chain and Cassette compatible with 105 5600 series RD and STI ? The shimano chart does not mention 6700 only 6600 and 7800 /7900
  9. $140 These are brand new unused in the box. Only selling because my fiance bought the wrong size shoes as a present. About the shoes: High performance triathlon shoes with a single oversized strap design for fast transitions & extra security. The Shimano SH-TR5 triathlon shoes are designed to meet the relentless demands of Triathlon with high ventilation, seamless interiors and quick drying mesh for super comfort without socks. Features reinforced heel cup and outsole pads for added protection, lightweight carbon fibre composite sole is lightweight and extremely rigid, maximising power transfer. Upper: Supple synthetic leather and 3D moisture control mesh Oversized strap design for fast transitions & extra security Chloroprene-reinforced heel cup maintains heel structure Structural toe box vents for pedaling stability through transition Last: Close-to-foot fit last Sole: Hollow lightweight carbon fibre composite Heel loop Seamless interior for added comfort 3 bolt cleat pattern I'm based in a few km's north of Brisbane CBD, but can organise to meet in CBD, somewhere else or I can send via post. $140
  10. Anyone installed DI2 (external wiring ) recently ? When ordering an external wiring Kit for a 52cm (traditional frame) what size should I go for ? Small or Medium ? Thanks
  11. Selling full Carbon Fuji Team Comp Size - 52 cm - Shimano 105 Monoque C-4 carbon with custom uni-directional carbon strands, Integrated aluminum cupped head tube,Not these wheels. A new set of Shimano R-500 wheels are on it. $1000 + delivery. Really would be keen to move on I have too many bikes . Have really looked after it. https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=10200355542904486&set=o.209612062400463&type=1&relevant_count=1&ref=nf
  12. For sale: - bargains!! Shimano M087 MTB Shoes Size 45 - grey - great MTB shoes Almost new - used twice - immaculate condition (as new really) Cell Bikes sell them for $89 (+ delivery) - I'm looking for $75 inc postage in Australia http://www.cellbikes...ntain-Bike-Shoe Profile Design Sync Hydration System Brand New - never used, still has all labels etc attached. I ordered wrong size from the interweb. Paid $39 - will sell for $35 inc postage in Australia. http://www.profile-d...lts-accessories
  13. I have three wheelsets I want to find a new home for... I can deliver to Sydney next Sunday if the need be (if I don't have to go out of my way it'll be free). Otherwise freight through E-Go (should be no more than about $40). 1 x Mavic Kysrium Equipe (NEW). They're white with brand new Maxxis Xenith tyres that came straight from a brand new bike. $350. http://www.cyclingexpress.com/cycle/mavic-ksyrium-equipe.aspx 1 x Easton Vista SL/Cicuit (they've been de stickered, not sure which ones they are). Come with a GP4000s tyre rear, Vittoria Rubino front. $180. They're of the 2007ish vintage and have never broken a spoke etc like the newer easton wheels. Found them in my bike box. Tested and working 100% (I rode them 250kms last week, hubs everything ok). Cant find a link. 1 x Shimano RS80 C24. New, off bike (not mine unfortunately). Come with new Michelin Pro Race3 tyres/tubes. $425. http://www.cyclingexpress.com/cycle/shimano-wh-rs80-c24-carbon-clincher-wheelset.aspx Shot me a PM or email hiltz (a) y7mail.com Cheers Hiltz
  14. Always used the 6 degree float (yellow) . What do others prefer ?
  15. Possibly should be in Tri Trade but I am trying to source the plastic tool to remove dust cap on hollowtech shimano 105 crank. I already have the BB removal tool, so do not need the combination version. Just the small plastic circle tool. Any advice ?
  16. Uno Full Carbon Shimano 105 Roadie, 2008. This is much loved bike but needs to go after buying a new ride. It still looks and rides as new. It's been regularly serviced at LBS. The wheelset, chain, bar tape and tyres have all been recently replaced. There are some cosmetic straches on hoods and one on frame (image to show) caused in transit. Medium size frame. 54 cm top tube. 50 cm seat tube. Allows for 185cm ride (my height, with high seat post & big drop) but more suitable for 168cm-180cm rider. Here are a few images @ https://skydrive.liv...11593&sc=photos The Uno was Azzurri's entry level full carbon bike when purchased from PP. It's perfect for long training rides or ready to race - maybe just add a set of clip for race day to get 'aero'. I have found the ride this bike offers comfortable and performs well on flat or hilly rides. Just add your own pedals and this is ready to ride immediately. Check out a product review @ http://www.productre...ocoque-uno.html Spec's • Frame: Azzurri Monocoque Carbon T700/T800 • Fork: Azzurri Monocoque Carbon • Seat Post: FSA Alloy (replaced original carbon post) • Group Set: Shimano 105 10sp • Wheelset: Near New Shimano R500 • Tyres: Near New Vittoria Rubino • Frame Weight: 0.95Kg • Bike Weight: 7.94 Kg (as original spec's)) Bonus • Computer: Polar CS100 cadence. That allows ride data to be downloaded and analysed with Polar Weblink. • Bottle Cages: 1 Carbon; 1 Alloy • Bike pump & bracket • Underseat saddle bag Price $900 ONO Bike located in Roseville, Sydney. Any questions please Pete Mac
  17. http://www.chainreactioncycles.com/Models.aspx?ModelID=61004 $677 delivered is a bargain.