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There are a variety of different types of shifters.

Shifters for Derailleurs

Shifter Action

  • Friction
  • Indexed

Shifter Type

  • Downtube
  • Stem
  • Bar End
  • Grip
  • Thumb
  • Trigger (Indexed only)
  • Brifters (Indexed only)

Shifters for Internal Hub Gears

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