With wi-fi shifting getting extra widespread 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 might be a really perfect 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 operate as each an possibility for the dropbar crowd as properly.
With regards to the shift buttons themselves, there are technically three choices from Archer. You may 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 attention-grabbing. Utilizing their Shift Splitter possibility, you need to use any accessibility change with a mono 3.5mm headphone plug or you may construct your individual. Archer will even assist you do it in case 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. Understand that these costs are only for the MFR, and also you’ll want a D1x Path Shifter to finish the bundle. Archer is promoting the D1x Path Shifter and MFR Drop Bar Distant combo for $369 with a regular battery, or $399 with the upgraded Dash battery.
The entire choices go on sale right now and can start transport January thirty first.