Shimano XTR Front Derailleur FD-M981-D Down-Swing (3x10)

This item is discontinued and no longer available for purchase. You may want to search our site for a similar item.

This is the Shimano XTR  Front Derailleur FD-M981-D Down-Swing for triple chainring MTB. The top of the line race ready shifting of the XTR family is available for triple chain ring bikes with this direct mounted front derailleur. Optimized for mud clearance and a bomb-proof solid direct mounting, this derailleur is built to go the distance in any MTB application.


  • Front Derailleur Clamp: High Direct Mount
  • Front Derailleur Cable Pull: Bottom
  • Front Derailleur Cable Pull: Top
  • Derailleur Capacity: 18
  • Crank-FD Type: Mountain Triple
  • FD/Shifter Compatibility: Mountain Triple
  • Front Derailleur Style: Traditional
  • Max Ring: 42
  • Chain Compatibility: DynaSys 10
  • Painted inner, outer link & clamp
  • Nickel plated cage
  • Cs-Angle 66-6

This product was added to our catalog on July 29, 2014.