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Airborne Flyte Styx Titanium Bar Ends Bar End

5/5 (2 Reviews)
MSRP : $40.00

Product Description

At 136g, the new Octagonal Airborne Flyte Styx incorporate a short cold worked octagonal profile to provide a wider and easier to grip surface. Aerospace grade 3AL / 2.5V titanium alloy, 110mm length with welded end caps. Stainless steel clamp bolts included.

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User Reviews

Overall Rating:5
Value Rating:5
Submitted by rafuli a Cross Country Rider from Jerusalem

Date Reviewed: July 19, 2005

Strengths:    Very comftorble and light. Looks like it will last forever.

Weaknesses:    none

Bottom Line:   
Using cane creek ergo for long time I was looking for something longer. Airborne got out with an incrediable net deal for those Ti beautys for 20 bucks. Bought them, and love the feal and responsivness of Ti bar, and the looks.
Its perfect construction and in bent make tham more comfy than the CK's.

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Duration Product Used:   3 months

Price Paid:    $20.00


Similar Products Used:   many including cane creek ergo for more tha 3 years.

Bike Setup:   Airborne black widow with Fox RLT, SRAM XO and shimao drivetrain, Airborne Ti bar, seatpost and bar ends.

Overall Rating:5
Value Rating:5
Submitted by Mikael Arnesson a Weekend Warrior from Avesta, Sweden

Date Reviewed: October 2, 2001

Strengths:    Light, comfortable, grip.

Weaknesses:    None to think of.

Bottom Line:   
These are great barends, at least for me. They are very comfortable and the hexagonal shape gives a secure grip in wet conditions. Did I mention that they were light!
Don't hesiatate, get these, they are great.


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Duration Product Used:   Less than 1 month

Price Paid:    $40.00

Purchased At:   Airborne EC

Similar Products Used:   A mix of barends.

Bike Setup:   Airborne Lucky Strike 19'5", SID SL fork, Shimano WH-M575 wheels with WTB 2.1" Nanoraptors, XT/XTR components, TIME ATAC pedals, (Airborne: 120mm Stem- mtb seatpost- Flyte Styx barends- Pro saddle), Pazzazz Comp/alu bar, WTB headset, AVID discbrakes and SD-5 levers.

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