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Old 09-28-04, 07:11 PM   #1
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What do you guys think of this bar/stem combo?

http://www.jensonusa.com/store/product.aspx?i=GP605A00



I'm looking to make my riding position even more foward and agressive than it currently is.





Would that be a good buy? Its insanely cheap price has me concerned for its quality.



Thanks.
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Old 09-28-04, 09:38 PM   #2
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Its Easton so it has a lifetime warranty. When it comes to aluminum Easton knows whats up. They've been making bats and bike parts for a long time now. You will notice a lot of high end frames are made with Easton tubing as well. Good stuff.
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i will 2nd that.
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So it will be strong and durable then. Thats good.







Is it overly heavy for a bar+stem combo?
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Old 09-29-04, 09:30 AM   #5
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There are lighter options, but for the money it's a good choice!

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Old 09-29-04, 09:35 AM   #6
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http://www.jensonusa.com/store/product.aspx?i=GP605A00
I'm looking to make my riding position even more foward and agressive than it currently is.
Would that be a good buy? Its insanely cheap price has me concerned for its quality.
Thanks.
I saw that awhile ago and thought it was a great buy.
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get the 10 degree rise so you can flip it over...that would allow even more aggression.
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Old 09-29-04, 12:42 PM   #8
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get the 10 degree rise so you can flip it over...that would allow even more aggression.
I hope thats a joke
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I have seen xc guys to it. Some stems are even advertised as reversible. Depends on what you consider aggressive riding I suppose haha
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JasBike is a monster ('nuff said.)
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So it will be strong and durable then. Thats good.







Is it overly heavy for a bar+stem combo?
to get significantly lighter than that combo, would be pretty difficult without spending a lot more.
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