Use this Shimano Claris front derailleur to complete a drivetrain with 2 chainrings and 8 rear speeds. This updated version makes shifting easier than before.
- Compatible with 8-speed HG chain.
- Braze-on attachment is easy to install and adjust.
- Chain guide is chrome-plated steel.
- Down swing action.
- 43.5mm chain line.
- 61-66 chainstay angle.
- Compatible with top gear teeth of 52T.
- Total capacity is 16T.
Braze-on mounting uses fittings permanently mounted to the frame. Collar mounted derailleurs secure around the seat tube with a clamp. Direct mount are fastened to the chainstay.
Bottom-pull are operated by a cable running from below. Top-pull are operated by a cable running down from above. Dual-pull are equipped to be operated by either top or bottom.
A double is ideal for cranksets with two chainrings. A triple is designed for cranksets with two or three chainrings.
The maximum number of teeth difference between the smallest and largest chainrings (front derailleur) or cogs (rear derailleur).