Bontrager 140 Bar Handlebar

3.29/5 (7 Reviews)
MSRP : $50.00


Product Description

Bontrager 140 Bar


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Reviews 1 - 7 (7 Reviews Total)

User Reviews

Overall Rating:2
Submitted by Cranky a cross-country rider from The edge

Date Reviewed: January 23, 1998

Bottom Line:   

Too damn narrow for my taste. Came stock on my Klein Pulse, so I replaced it with a swanky green Control Tech bar... Aaaaah, much better. I guess it might be okay if you dont use barends. But I think its shitty to cut down the width to get a low gram count

Overall Rating:4
Submitted by Andrew a weekend warrior from Saskatoon, Sask.

Date Reviewed: January 19, 1997

Bottom Line:   


Nice bar, not the lightest on the market, but for the price, you can't go wronge.

Overall Rating:4
Submitted by Dave a weekend warrior from S.F.

Date Reviewed: June 21, 1996

Bottom Line:   


Very nice width and bend ( a real 5 degree). Light and stiff, not too costly, but maybe better for lighter riders. I think they claim that it is super tough, but I have heard things.

Overall Rating:4
Submitted by Jeff Gittleson a weekend warrior from Phoenix

Date Reviewed: June 18, 1996

Bottom Line:   


I like this bar. Nothing great, just gets the job done. I don't notice the flex
that other reviewers are talking about. I don't have any creaking either. I
weigh 185 lbs., and rider hard as well. I've crashed on 'em a couple of times
and they're still straight. They seem o.k. to me., and if they really are 140
grams, they are among some of the lighter bars on the market.

Overall Rating:3
Submitted by Kenny Danner from Norman, Ok.

Date Reviewed: June 10, 1996

Bottom Line:   


The handle bar is good and weighs about the same as some expensive brands.
It has lasted and has been very sturdy on tough rides. It is an all right
handle bar.

Overall Rating:3
Submitted by Dave a weekend warrior from SF, CA

Date Reviewed: June 9, 1996

Bottom Line:   





This bar is pretty good, if you like a really tight cockpit. Ther is not much room. The down side is it's very flexy, and not in a cool titanium way. It is kind of sketchy, at least if you hammer or are a heavy rider.

Overall Rating:3
Submitted by Jason Babcock a Norba racer from State College, PA

Date Reviewed: April 9, 1996

Bottom Line:   





Light weight but they got crimped in the trick cutouts in my aftermarket stem. An okay product but keep an eye on clamped surfaces

Reviews 1 - 7 (7 Reviews Total)

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