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    Tam
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    Installing Bar Ends

    I need a how to. I just bought some bar ends and would like to avoid cutting the grips if possible. Does anyone have any slick install tips or instructions?

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    Throw the stick!!!! LowCel's Avatar
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    I always cut the grips. Best way I know of. Other than that slide your brake levers and shifters in then slide your grips over.
    I may be fat but I'm slow enough to make up for it.

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    i donno any other way than cutting the grips.

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    Yeah i would advise cutting the grips, or you might find your hands will be too close to the middle of the bar.

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    Cut the grips for sure, 1/4 inch off the end and remember that it doesn't take 60 foot pounds of torque to keep the barends in place.

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    Rico, those look like interesting bar ends, do you have a pic that shows them better. Just saw your bike and then the ends. I don't have a MTB yet, but you have the 4300 which is one of the bikes I was looking at.

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