With wi-fi shifting getting extra fashionable from the massive drivetrain producers, Archer Elements continues to supply new methods to shift your present drivetrain. Unveiled at Sea Otter final yr, their MFR or Multi-Operate Distant is marketed as an possibility for dropbars, however due to the modular design, it could possibly be a great possibility for these with particular shifting wants.
Meant to pair with the Archer D1x Path Shifter, the MFR makes use of a centralized pod with wired shifters. Whereas it began as a prototype for his or her accessibility vary, Archer realized that it may perform as each an possibility for the dropbar crowd as properly.
In the case of the shift buttons themselves, there are technically three choices from Archer. You will get it with a single strand which incorporates one upshift and one downshift button, or a double strand with two up and two downshift buttons.
The third possibility is the place issues begin to get actually fascinating. Utilizing their Shift Splitter possibility, you should use any accessibility swap with a mono 3.5mm headphone plug or you may construct your individual. Archer will even allow you to do it should you contact them for assist.
- The cleanest look – a single shifting location in your bars
- 1 Up Shift & 1 Down Shift Button
- 40cm wire from plug to buttons
- Most Flexibility – shift from a number of positions
- 2 Up and a couple of Down Shift Buttons
- 40cm from plug to buttons
- 25cm between buttons
- Deliver Your Personal Buttons
- Requires mono 3.5mm headphone plug switches
- Suitable with most accessibility switches
The MFR will promote for $59 for the Cut up Shifter, $89 for the Single Strand, or $129 for the Double Strand. Needless to say these costs are only for the MFR, and also you’ll want a D1x Path Shifter to finish the package deal. Archer is promoting the D1x Path Shifter and MFR Drop Bar Distant combo for $369 with a normal battery, or $399 with the upgraded Dash battery.
The entire choices go on sale as we speak and can start transport January thirty first.