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Old 04-26-12, 06:38 AM   #1
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Post your Soma Noah's Arc or similiar curved flat bars

Wondering about Soma Noahs Arc bars or similar style curved flat bars. Do you run them with a stem with some rise? Something shorter or longer? Not sure how to set up.
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Old 04-26-12, 07:23 AM   #2
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I haven't put them on yet but I have these 20 deg sweep bars waiting to go on.

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Old 04-26-12, 03:08 PM   #8
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The purpose of curved or heavily swept bars is to achieve a more natural hand position. So, set them up with comfort in mind to what feels best to you.
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