LP Composites BE8 Bar End

3/5 (2 Reviews)
Weight : 120 grams

Product Description

Carbon weave. 4.0" long.

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User Reviews

Overall Rating:5
Value Rating:4
Submitted by chris a Cross Country Rider from Provo, UT

Date Reviewed: June 10, 2002

Strengths:    looks, weight, durability

Weaknesses:    none so far

Bottom Line:   
i don't know what alexander is griping about?? every website the sells these barends states the weight before you buy. 120 grams is no big shock for me and i race a lot. you can drop another 20 grams w/ the BE7's. anyway, other than being a little pricey these things have been great. they've taken a couple hard crashes and a crash into my house a-la my cars roof rack and me being way tired after a long ride. but after all that these things are still doing great. i have big hands and these work for me perfectly. i would buy the same pair again if i needed a new set.

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Duration Product Used:   3 months

Price Paid:    $40.00

Purchased At:   aardvarkcycles.com

Overall Rating:1
Value Rating:2
Submitted by Alexander a Cross Country Rider from Folsom

Date Reviewed: February 8, 2002

Strengths:    * Look good
* Very strong

Weaknesses:    * Heavy
* Way too heavy
* Super f**ng heavy

Bottom Line:   
I bought those because they looked cool and were relatively cheap. However, these barends are too damn heavy. I had to replace my stock Titec ones after they bent in a crash, so I figure these would be nice and bulletproof - which they are, but they weight like 3 times as much. The actual piping is like 2mm thick! Why? Wouldn't buy these again - too heavy.

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Duration Product Used:   6 months

Price Paid:    $30.00

Purchased At:   pricepoint

Similar Products Used:   Titec barends

Bike Setup:   Giant XTC SE1

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