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Uttegra 5800 derailleur compatible with 105 5700

rob39rob39 Posts: 479
edited July 2017 in Workshop
Looking to put a 32t cassette on my 105 5700 compact. Getting a med cage derailleur wondering would a ultegra 5800 be compatible with the 5700.
Also can you get a 32t cassette with 28t - 30t - 32t instead of jumping from 28t to 32t


  • trailflowtrailflow Posts: 1,311
    No it wont work because it uses a different cable pull.

    With some experimenting,depending on the length of your hanger and with some b-screw adjustment you might be able to get the short cage working with a 32t.


    Try a wolftooth road link with your current short cage RD.

    Here's a cheaper road link copy
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