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    Ultegra 6500 9 speed

    I currently have microshift 9 speed shifters on my bike and was wondering if a ultegra 6500 RD would work with my current shifters. I know that the ultegra RD has a 2:1 ratio but not sure what my shifters have. I currently have a tiagra RD. Thanks.

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    It will work fine as will a 10 speed so long as it is a road.

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    Is this an upgrade or is your derailleur damaged?

    I ask because if you're trying to get better shifting, you might do better looking at the cables and housings or the shifters themselves. Undamaged Tiagra rear derailleurs work great.

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    Microshift is 100% compatible with Shimano and Microshift works very well also in my experience.

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    Its undamaged just used. I was attempting to upgrade on a college student budget. lol thanks for the help.

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