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Customer reviews for Shimano M771 XT Rear Derailleur - Top Normal

Shimano M771 XT Rear Derailleur - Top Normal

Overall rating:
4.5 / 5
4.5
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5
(6 reviews) 6
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4 out of 6(67%)reviewers recommend this product.
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Customer reviews for Shimano M771 XT Rear Derailleur - Top Normal
Review 1 for Shimano M771 XT Rear Derailleur - Top Normal
Overall rating 
5 / 5
5 / 5
Zuelow
from Curitiba - Brazil

Very good

PostedSeptember 24, 2011
No, I do not recommend this product.
Pros: Good value, Good quality, Comfortable, Lightweight, Looks great
Quick on trade and more accurately. As with other components XT is very good. Lightweight, beautiful.
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Review 2 for Shimano M771 XT Rear Derailleur - Top Normal
Overall rating 
5 / 5
5 / 5
Bornbiker
from Newport
Age:25-34
Style:Mountain Biking
Experience:Regular
Gender:Male
It was bought:Online

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PostedJune 24, 2011
Yes, I recommend this product.
Pros: Good quality, Looks great
I bought this as an upgrade from a shimano deore derailleur, the shifting has been improved.
This is reliable and does the job well.
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Review 3 for Shimano M771 XT Rear Derailleur - Top Normal
Overall rating 
5 / 5
5 / 5
FlyingLizard
from Lizard
Age:45-54
Style:Leisure riding
Experience:Regular
Gender:Male
It was bought:Online

Well designed and built mech.

PostedMarch 27, 2011
Yes, I recommend this product.
Pros: Good value, Good quality
I bought this to replace an identical mech which was trashed following a broken chain (ending up above the cassette in the spokes...). Very precise shifting, very easy to set up and beautifully made. A good solid mech for hybrid, tourer or light off road use. If this one got trashed I would buy another!
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Review 4 for Shimano M771 XT Rear Derailleur - Top Normal
Overall rating 
5 / 5
5 / 5
Fraggle17
from East Cheshire
Age:25-34
Style:Mountain Biking
Experience:Regular
Gender:Male

Awesome!

PostedOctober 6, 2010
No, I do not recommend this product.
Pros: Good value, Good quality, Lightweight, Looks great, simple to install
Cons: no instructions
I am relatively stupid when it comes to installing new products on my bike. After breaking my old component i decided to upgrade it with the most up-to-date version of my old mech. I found it suprisingly easy to install and adjust. Instructions would have been an advantage as i had to use the internet to search how to install and adjust it perfectly.
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Review 5 for Shimano M771 XT Rear Derailleur - Top Normal
Overall rating 
3 / 5
3 / 5
dustyracer
from Whyteleafe
Age:18-24
Style:Mountain Biking
Experience:Regular
Gender:Male
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Precision and value

PostedAugust 26, 2010
Yes, I recommend this product.
Pros: Good value, Good quality, Lightweight
Cons: nothing amazing
As with any Shimano components you can always expect quality and great performance. In my opinion this is a pretty bog standard and usable product, great for casual use to semi professional use. Unfortunately I wasn't blown away by this particular mech, It works and it works well. If I were to buy another one I would probably buy the shadow version. This is a design to reduce the mechs extension from the frame. This design greatly reduces the risk of damaging the mech.
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Review 6 for Shimano M771 XT Rear Derailleur - Top Normal
Overall rating 
4 / 5
4 / 5
bird
from MTB
Age:45-54
Style:Mountain Biking
Experience:Regular
Gender:Male

Great

PostedApril 13, 2010
Yes, I recommend this product.
Pros: Good value, Comfortable
Great product and best value !
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