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    Steel snob by accident iwegian's Avatar
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    Sti levers on Ritchey bars




    which of the 2 is a better position for the levers? I used the straightedge as a reference point.

    Thanks in advance.

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    I would say position 1, but go with whichever is more comfortable.
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    I'm closer to position 1.

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    position 1 was as flat as i could get the transition from the lever to the bar to be. i'll mess around more and see how flat i can get that transitions. now that i think of it, i think i can use some old tape and a trainer to see how the different positions feel.

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    its be a bit easier if both your pics were horizontal, but 1 looks much better.
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    this is postion 1

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    off topic but, how tall are you???
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    6'3" last time i measured

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    I like 1 more, but I would still lower them a little bit.
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    after some research, i'm going with it a tad lower than position 1. should be done pretty soon

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    Haha, called it.
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    Don't forget to check on your ability to shift from the drops while out of the saddle. Has a lot to do with position of levers on bars, as well as bar rotation.

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    did a trainer session with it, and i think i'm actually going to switch bars. those are 44cm and just felt too wide. gonna try 41cm classic drops and 42cm compact drops.

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