Is spec EV compatible with i-Spec B?

Is spec EV compatible with i-Spec B?

With this adapter you can your Shimano I-SPEC EV compatible shift lever without additional clamp on Shimano brakes with I-SPEC B mount assemble. The adapter is machined from 6061er aluminum and black anodized. Quality, made in the USA.

What is an I-spec?

I-spec is a Shimano-proprietary mounting system for Shimano parts. Its supposed to make mounting and adjusting brake+shift levers faster and easier by putting them on one mounting clamp.

What is an I-spec EV shifter?

I-SPEC EV increases brake lever rigidity by moving the brake clamp position inward to create an extra point of contact between the bar and the lever.

Is I-spec EV compatible with Spec II?

I-Spec II isn’t compatible with I-Spec A or B.

Can you mount a SRAM shifter to Shimano brakes?

If it came attached to the lever then youll need a standard clamp or Problem Solver adapter. Sram shifter and shimano brake lever — they only kind of work well together when they’re separate. Their shapes crash into each other, resulting in very limited adjustments/positioning.

Is EV dropper lever?

ReMote IS-EV for Shimano I-Spec EV – Includes IS-EV hardware and large-diameter ball-bearing pivot with a sealed cartridge for smooth operation and unparalleled modulation. The dropper cable is attached at the lever and has an intgrated barrel adjuster to make setup and adjustment quick and easy.

Can you mix SRAM and Shimano brakes?

Most importantly, YOU CANNOT mix Shimano and SRAM hydraulic brake parts. It’s more than a performance issue — it’s a safety issue. Shimano brakes employ mineral oil as hydraulic fluid, whereas SRAM uses DOT brake fluid. Those are incompatible — one is insoluble in water, and the other is water soluble.

How do you install wolf tooth Valais?


  1. Remove the screw and slide Valais over seatpost stanchion.
  2. Put the Valais at the highest position, install the screw and tighten to 2-3 NM.
  3. Install your saddle bag with it as full as it will be on the trail.
  4. Let all the air out of your frame shock, drop the post, and compress the bike suspension all the way.

Can I put a SRAM cassette on a Shimano hub?

Buyers are free to use a SRAM chain and cassette with their Shimano groupset, and vice versa, just as a SRAM chain can be paired with a Shimano cassette, and vice versa. SRAM’s cassettes and chains are compatible with all of Shimano’s groupsets, and vice versa.

Can you use a seat bag on a dropper post?

As long as your bag doesn’t touch the delicate stanchion then there is no problem using a saddle bag with a dropper post. Some saddle bags do need to attach to the seatpost and these should be avoided.

Can you use Shimano pads in SRAM brakes?

In short No, there are no Shimano branded pads that are the same dimension as SRAM pads and would fit in there calipers, The pads are specific to the brake manufacturer in there shape and sizes.

Can I put a 12 speed cassette on a 10 speed hub?

In addition to being able to fit our 12-speed cassettes on Shimano HG 10 and 11 speed freehubs, you can also convert the ROTOR 13-speed cassette into a 12-speed one and use it with your current wheels.

Will 11 speed cassette work with 10 speed?

This little cassette spacer is the answer for the question of what do I need to run a 10 speed cassette on an 11 speed freehub body. Simply insert this onto the free hub body, then the 10 speed cassette, tighten down the lock nut, and you’re good to go.

Can I mix SRAM and Shimano?

SRAM’s cassettes and chains are compatible with all of Shimano’s groupsets, and vice versa. Likewise, Shimano and SRAM buyers have the freedom to mix different levels of chains and cassettes so long as they are designed for the same kind of transmission.

Will 12 speed chain work with 10 speed cassette?

-chains have the same outer dimension, the 12 speed derailleur would have narrower cogs than what required for a 10 speed. -As long as you can set the high/low limits on the derailleur to keep it on the cassette it should be fine.

Why does my dropper post go down when I sit on it?

If your dropper post is moving without pressing the lever (it won’t stay up as you are riding), then you have too much tension on the cable. You’ll want to REMOVE tension.

What is the difference between Shimano’s I-Spec A and I-Spec B?

I-Spec A and the newer I-Spec B were Shimano’s first go at integrating the shift lever and brake lever on one handlebar clamp. A hole in the brake lever clamp assembly let you bolt the compatible shift lever to the back of the brake lever. In type A there was a simple nut and bolt and the shifter mounted onto a small hook on the brake lever clamp.

What is the difference between series I and series I-Spec II components?

Series I-Spec II components allow for 12mm of left/right movement and 15 degrees of forwards/backwards tilt. Whereas I-Spec A and B used a bolt assembly on the brake lever to mount the shifter, I-Spec II uses a semi-circular spacer inside the brake lever clamp.

How do I know if my shifters are I-Spec A or B?

An ‘I-Spec A’ shifter can be easily identified by a hook-like nub at the attachment point. I-Spec A brake levers remain compatible with newer I-Spec B shifters (use silver nut supplied with shifter). If you own I-Spec A shifters, these can unfortunately only be used with I-Spec A brake levers.

What is the I-Spec II for the XT M8000?

For XTR M9000 and recently launched XT M8000, there is a third iteration – I-Spec II. This latest version is the simplest to install of all three, and allows for a far greater range of angle adjustment than previous versions. It’s not at all backward compatible, however.