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Old 03-05-18, 05:03 PM
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Originally Posted by FBinNY View Post
There's no reason for anyone to make 31.8 clamps for most levers. While the bar is nominally 31.8mm, that's only in the stem clamp area, and it will step down to the standard 23.8mm (15/16") OD for the working length.
I hear you, but this particular bar doesn't step down:

Although @CliffordK's point about getting past the aero wings presents another problem. :/
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