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Old 03-26-20, 11:27 AM
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What are these for?

At the end of my handle bars I have these plastic bits.
Are they for holding while riding or are they to stop your hands from falling off the handle bars?

What are the ends of the handle bars for?
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Old 03-26-20, 11:37 AM
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They are to give your hands an alternate grip position.
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Old 03-26-20, 11:45 AM
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Originally Posted by dsbrantjr View Post
They are to give your hands an alternate grip position.
Thought so, thanks
They come in handy when I don't need to brake
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Old 03-26-20, 02:04 PM
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If they’re easy to rotate, they can also do double-duty by protecting anything else mounted on the bar in case you need to flip the bike over for a roadside repair.
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They're there to give you handlebar a gianticly hard yank if you ride at speed too close to the shrubbery
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