Top Normal

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Top normal rear derailleurs are traditionally sprung derailleurs. RAPIDFIRE PLUS users tend to prefer the increased reaction time of top normal rear derailleurs because they downshift more gears faster. Riders who prioritize the need to react quickly further appreciate the ability to make inward shifts with the thumb, the strongest of all fingers.

Quick shifting:

Inward shifting with thumb.

Shifting can be completed swiftly.