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Old 01-12-22, 04:21 PM
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Maybe the bars are supposed to be 23.8 and it's just a tight fit (or corroded together?). Sheldon's crib sheet says in row 2 that obsolete British steel drop bars would have been sized at 23.8mm at the clamp: https://www.sheldonbrown.com/cribsheet-handlebars.html
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