If you have a good feeling about this, that's exactly the point.
The XTR SL-M9000 shifter is where the magic begins for their top-of-the-line XTR drivetrain. Two wider dual-textured carbon shift levers put you in control of all the cutting-edge technology found throughout the 11-speed XTR derailleurs and gears. Their action is smooth with ball-bearing movements, and they now pull on polymer-coated shift cables for a 20% decrease in friction. The mechanism has been improved for lighter shift effort and even tension across the entire gear range, and vivid-index shift feedback provides distinct and assured gear changes. Shifts can be done with the traditional thumb / forefinger RapidFire technique, or with Two-Way Release functionality, both upshifts and downshifts can be operated with just the thumb alone.
The mounts are I-Spec II compatible for a clean and slim footprint on the handlebar. Average weight is 102 g. Sold individually as a right (rear) or left (front, compatible with triple and double setups) shifter.
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The product weight specified is an approximate weight based on the manufacturer's specifications (if available) or our measurement of one or two examples. For most products, the weight will typically vary by 5% to 10%.
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