Bars to match a Thompson X2 stem?

Discuss light weight issues concerning road bikes & parts.
Janders
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by Janders

here is a thompson x4 with ritchey wet black (the glosses DO match nicely). Pardon the hiddeous instamgram photo:
https://twitter.com/jandersUF/status/26 ... to/1/large

The zipp alloy bars also look pretty "matchy"

Snicks
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by Snicks

^ I think we have a winner there, thanks for that

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by mrfish

@Snicks

Yes.

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MattSoutherden
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by MattSoutherden

mattyb95 wrote:Aren't they all carbon? OP asked for alloy bar suggestions.


Sorry, my mistake.

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whydobearsxplod
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by whydobearsxplod

FSA Omega.

109er mentioned the Wing Pro. That would be a good choice too if you like the feel of the flat tops. However, I prefer the look of the rounded tops of the Omega with the X2.

Neither bar is light, but both are inexpensive (especially Omega) and have a nice shape.

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