No. It is fixed to the brake lever. A benefit of this layout is that pulling the brake lever requires less hand effort because you do not have to overcome the resistance of a third return spring for the shifter paddle, in addition to the return spring for the brake lever and brake caliper.
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- Can I adjust brake lever reach?
- Why are the hoods smaller than RED mechanical shifter hoods?
- Are red, white, blue or any other color hoods available?
- Does the shifter paddle move backward independent of the brake lever?
- If the shifter is fixed to the brake lever that means I can’t pull the shifter back to the bar while I am in the drops and make up-shifts (“sprint shifts”). Do you have a work around for this?
- Do I have to have both hands on the bar to execute a front shift?