Singletracks: "New Competitor in the Drivetrain Market"
Posted April 25, 2016
Single tracks writer Aaron Chamberlain announces the new competitor in the drivetrain market: Box Components. 2016 Sea Otter Classic introduced Box Components Push-Push shifter that highlights a single paddle, as opposed to the competitor's who use two paddles. "Push like a regular shifter for an easier gear, push in for a harder one...It felt totally normal." Box also reveals the rear derailleur that uses a clutch for chain retention along with a spring loaded cable Box calls PivotTech™. MSRP SHIFTER $50 US MSRP REAR DERAILLEUR $125 US