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1" or 2" risers?

Old 08-04-09, 05:01 PM
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1" or 2" risers?

what do you guys prefer?
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Old 08-04-09, 05:04 PM
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Old 08-04-09, 05:07 PM
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i really dont get how i became a troll after posting a couple of newb questions.
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Old 08-04-09, 05:13 PM
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Old 08-04-09, 05:39 PM
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personally I won't even consider a single digit riser...
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Please don't feed the troll.
You are the troll.
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50mm or 70mm stem?

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Originally Posted by northsjfixed View Post
what do you guys prefer?
What do you prefer?
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Whatever brings the bars up to a comfortable height for walking the bike from hipster coffeshop to hipster bar to Urban Outfitters.
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Ugh I came in here solely to make a lowrider joke but someone already did.
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Old 08-05-09, 12:23 PM
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as much as i enjoy and condone the tomfoolery of this thread, the reason everyone is being kind-of a jackass is that there are multiple factors that affect handlebar positioning. how high is your seat? how long is your top tube? how long is your stem? what rise is it? what kind of riding are you going to be doing? it's not a simple question.

i mean, for example, if you have a 120mm stem with a 6* rise, you can run it as a rise with a 1" riser or as a drop with a 2" riser (provided the stem is threadless) and have your hands in virtually the exact same position, thus negating the entire question beyond pure asthetics
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Old 08-05-09, 06:50 PM
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It's the hip **** to run BMX bars now. Nothing less than 4" mini bars is acceptable.

Get with it.
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Old 08-05-09, 08:00 PM
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all the cool kids are doing this
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Old 08-05-09, 08:20 PM
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You do want to be cool, don't you?
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Old 08-05-09, 10:20 PM
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1" risers. just like Juliet Elliot.
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Old 08-05-09, 11:14 PM
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2"
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Old 08-06-09, 12:12 PM
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cant we all get along? take the average. 1.5"

there. problem solved
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