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PostPosted: Wed Sep 11, 2013 10:51 pm 
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Looking for inexpensive handlebars with the longest reach. the opposite of compact bars. ideally not too wide though - 42cm CtC would be best.

anyone have any idea of what I should look for? trying to come up with a list and i though the expertise here might be a good place to start.


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PostPosted: Wed Sep 11, 2013 11:32 pm 
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Deda Newton deeps 95mm reach


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http://www.modolo.com/xboost_hand.html

http://www.syntaceusa.com/index.cfm?pid=3&pk=1978

Nitto and Grand Bois also make some really deep bars, but they'll require a shim if you're planning to use a 31.8 stem.


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Any reason why you're opting for longer reach pars rather than a Longer stem?

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if they are still made, the Salsa Pro-road. Used to have a pair, by far the longest reach on market.


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PostPosted: Thu Sep 12, 2013 4:59 pm 
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thanks for the ideas guys. definitely going 31.8, so the touring bars are probably out.

no particular reason i'm going long reach bars instead of a stem... just trying something different. everyone else seems to change reach by the stem, and i thought why not try longer reach bars?


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One reason why not is that you may tend to bang your forearms when riding out of saddle in those long drops.


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