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    Kanye West
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    flop and chop grip

    does everyone have their bars taped or use grips.

    i dont really want to use tape what kind of grips are you using?

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    six too eight zerosiah's Avatar
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    oury
    cat eye cloth tape

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    Senior Member dddave's Avatar
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    oury.
    fizik microtex.

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    Senior Member 04jtb's Avatar
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    I just tape mine with the cheapest stuff PBK has
    Quote Originally Posted by cc700 View Post
    i jam my thumbs up and back into the tubes. this way i can point my fingers straight out in front to split the wind and attain an even more aero profile, and the usual fixed gear - zen - connectedness feeling through the drivetrain is multiplied ten fold because my thumbs become one with the tubing.
    A group for all Dawes Galaxy owners to give and recieve information about them
    http://flickr.com/groups/dawes_galaxy/

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    I use cheap grip tape as well. Profile design I believe.

    Are there dramatic advantages to grips? I have recently switched to a from drops, since I was essentially riding where the levers would have been, and didn't really think about putting on anything but bar tape.

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