Cycling and bicycle discussion forums. 
   Click here to join our community Log in to access your Control Panel  


Go Back   > >

BMX Dirt, vert, flatland or street? Drop in the BMX forum to talk to other 20" riders around the world. What is the best BMX bicycle for you? Learn all about it here.

User Tag List

Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 06-02-06, 08:52 PM   #1
THE BMX RIDER
ride bmx
Thread Starter
 
THE BMX RIDER's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2006
Bikes:
Posts: 44
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
handlebars

if i were to get new handle bars what are better aluminium or steel and which is cheeper.
THE BMX RIDER is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-02-06, 09:46 PM   #2
MadMan2k
Canon fiend
 
MadMan2k's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2004
Location: San Diego, CA
Bikes: old peugot frankenbike
Posts: 3,914
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Steel is usually better for freestyle type of riding, aluminum might be good for racing and some flatland. A good set of steel bars seems to be about $40-70.
MadMan2k is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-03-06, 06:36 PM   #3
KinetikBiker
Dig.
 
KinetikBiker's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2005
Location: VA
Bikes: S&M, Nishiki
Posts: 6,168
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Steel.

S&M makes good bars.
(Slams and Mediums are good ones)
KinetikBiker is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-08-06, 05:55 PM   #4
bmxrdr88
Came Up!
 
Join Date: Feb 2004
Location: PDX/ELP
Bikes: grim reaper 2/ fit s3
Posts: 440
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
slam bars!!
bmxrdr88 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-08-06, 06:36 PM   #5
lunchbox
l33t
 
lunchbox's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2005
Location: Cleveland, Oh
Bikes: I own a fit
Posts: 646
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Quote:
Originally Posted by THE BMX RIDER
if i were to get new handle bars what are better aluminium or steel and which is cheeper.
Chromoly are the best
lunchbox is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-09-06, 07:19 AM   #6
KinetikBiker
Dig.
 
KinetikBiker's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2005
Location: VA
Bikes: S&M, Nishiki
Posts: 6,168
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
4130 for life!

Haha.
KinetikBiker is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off



All times are GMT -6. The time now is 07:57 PM.