Shimano RD-5001-LS, Sante
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Category:  Rear Derailleurs
Name:  Shimano RD-5001-LS, Sante
Brand:  Shimano
Primary Group:  Sante
Model:  RD-5001-LS
Years:  1987 - 1988
Country:  Japan
Weight:  191 grams
Added By: JFischer on 01/08/08
Updated By: Slider74 on 08/29/19
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Shimano RD-5001-LS, Sante
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Outer Plate MarkingsSanteInner Plate MarkingsShimano JAPAN
MaterialAluminum AlloyDesign CategorySlant parallelogram
Attachment Bolt Size5mm Allen KeyCable Attachment Bolt Size5mm Allen Key
Shifting SystemsShimano SIS
Shimano STI
Cable AdjusterYes
Cage LengthMediumMax Cog Size28
Max Chain Wrap28T  
General Information
Built as a 7sp group, but like all Shimano SIS rear derailleurs, it can easily handle 6, 7, 8 or even possibly 9sp applications.  This is the long cage version of the RD-5000.  Not sure of the exact model number of this part. 
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Variations of Component exist (Component is 1 of 2)BrandGroup
Shimano RD-5000, SanteShimanoSante
Component Groups
Primary Group NameBrandQuick InfoBrowse Group Components
SanteShimano1987 - 1988, Road RaceView 11 Components
Details:  Introduced after the Aero style components in the mid 1980s, Sante was positioned below Dura Ace and above Ultegra 600. This group was intended to be a stylish semi Pro level package.
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Shimano Model Number Prefix List:

BB Bottom Bracket BL Brake Lever BR BRake
CB Coaster Brake CJ Cassette Joint CN ChaiN
CP Chain Protecto CR Chain Ring CS Cassette Sprockets
DF chain DeFlector DH Dynamo Hub FC Front Crank
FD Front Derailleur FE Fork Ends FH FreeHub
FS Front Suspension HB HuB HD HanDle bar
HP Head Parts (Head Set) HS Handle Stem IF Inter-3 Freehub
LP LamP MF Multi Freewheel PD PeDal
RD Rear Derailleur RH Rollerbrake Hub RM RiM
RR ReflectoRs RS Rear Suspension SB Shift Brake lever (Nexus, ?)
SC Speed Calculator (cycle computer) SF Single Freewheel Freilaufritzel SG Speed chanGe hub
SH SHoes SL Shift Lever Schalthebel SM SMall parts
SP Seat Post SQ Seat Quick release SS Single Sprocket
TL TooL WH WHeel ST Shift Brake Lever (STI, Rapid Fire, etc)
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