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View Poll Results: What handlebar shape do you prefer the most?
Drop down type
65.38%
Upright mountain bike type
0
0%
Completely flat
11.54%
Infinity shaped
3.85%
Other, exotic
11.54%
Toll handlebar, like on Harley motorcycles
0
0%
I ride without using hands, so there is no handlebar on my bike
7.69%
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What is your favorite handlebar shape?

Old 06-06-05, 06:13 PM
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What kind of handlebar do you prefer most of the time? (like the most)

Drops



Standard Mountain bike



Infiniti shaped


Flat bar



Tall handlebar




Exotic (other)


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Old 06-06-05, 06:18 PM
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Mtn: riser

Roadie: drop. 44cm.
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well i like my flat bars on my mtn bike. I only have one bike and thats my XC rig, if i was on a road bike ide want drop though. These handlebars have something like a 5 degree bend inward though so they are not completely flat and straight
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Bullhorn for me
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Road: Drop, anatomical bend, 42cm.

Mtn: Scott AT-3 LF
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Ya forgot Moustache
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Originally Posted by Tightwad
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on my commuter
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Thats pretty cool looking. How well do they handle? They look kind of unweildly to me.

I was thinking of building up my Nishiki International as a fixie.
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english classic. I have them on my 2 and 3 speed cruisers. They're just a very "fun" handlebar for rides around the park. Absolutely horrible position from an aerodynamic point of view but great for a short ride down to the post office and back.
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Originally Posted by Tightwad
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I didn't forget them,

I never knew about such bars.


Thanks Geroge!
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Good old-fashioned "Old Lady" bars. I've got 'em on my Triumph cruiser and my five-speed. Flat bars on my Bauer.
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