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Handlebars: ITM K-Sword vs. FSA K-Wing

Old 09-05-06, 08:47 AM
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Handlebars: ITM K-Sword vs. FSA K-Wing

Anyone try these both? Or Either? Pros / Cons??

I am still thinking of going to an oversized stem and may as well try Carbon as it's not that much more $. I got a Ritchey pro but returned it - not enough reach or drop for me (the two carbons I mention here are better - the ITM has less drop but more reach).

I am about 200 lbs and will occasionally stand up and hammer, so rigidity and strength are important for safety.

Also wondering about putting my old computer on here - a little Sigma square jobby.

Also - best stem for these bars? FSA K-Force? Other?

Thanks for any thoughts.
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Another bar to look into is the Kestrel OS-EMS. Drop and reach is very close to the old Cinelli 66's. I've been using this bar (Kestrel) with the Ritchey 4-Axis stem and love the combo.
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