Funn Fat Boy Handlebar

5/5 (2 Reviews)


Product Description

Funn Fat Boy Handlebar. Handlebars Riser. Triple butted Bar with bead blast and polished grip area. Features: ?Fatboy ?Triple butted AL7075-T6 ?31.8 Bar clamp diameter ?30mm and 50mm Rise ?710mm Wide ?8? Back sweep, 5.5? up sweep ?Bead blast with polished grip area ?Laser logo?s ?Weight ....


Review Options:  Sorted by Latest Review | Sort by Best Rating

Reviews 1 - 2 (2 Reviews Total)

User Reviews

Overall Rating:5
Value Rating:5
Submitted by Phillip Palileo

Date Reviewed: March 21, 2013

Strengths:    Durable, light and good looking. Affordable.

Weaknesses:    None.

Bottom Line:   
I was looking to buy a Easton handlebar but instead I bought this from an online seller on Facebook. I tried checking for some reviews like I usually do before buying a part and they mostly had bad things to say about it. I was on a budget so I thought it can't be that bad. When it arrived it was really light even with the packaging so I was skeptical about it's durability. I also tried hitting it with my fingers so I could gauge the thickness and it was really thin. I already bought it so I just installed it. It put me on the edge at first but now that I'm used to it I can fairly say that it is a durable HB that can take some beating. I weigh 210 lbs and do XC over some very rough terrain. I also have to jump over potholes and rocks and never has this bar flex or failed me. I am now a Funn convert. I think I'll buy there Funn Hooka DH crank next since it cost half of what I would pay for a Shimano Saint.

Overall Rating:5
Value Rating:5
Submitted by LyNx a Weekend Warrior from Barbados

Date Reviewed: January 13, 2012

Strengths:    Really nicely made bar, finish is great and for the very nice, low price the bar is under 300g. Love the angles on it, up sweep and back sweep are just right for me and the 750mm width was an epiphany for me coming from 685mm wide bars on all my bikes.

Weaknesses:    None I can find. Well actually only problem is now I need 2 or 3 more for my other bikes.

Bottom Line:   
Fantastic bar for the $$, don't think there's anything else in this price range under 300g, heck even the bars close to $100 are only around this weight and not sure if their build quality is any better to be honest. So if you're looking for a nice wide, light bar that is under $40 this should definitely be one you look at.

Expand full review >>

Duration Product Used:   3 months

Price Paid:    $35.00

Similar Products Used:   Nothing in this width, but have used Easton EA50 bars, Marin and a few others.

Bike Setup:   Banshee Paradox, 120mm Manitou Minute, Hope Pro2/Flow Wheels, XT drivetrain.

Reviews 1 - 2 (2 Reviews Total)

Review Options:  Sorted by Latest Review | Sort by Best Rating


How to beefen up rims, hubs, spikes and possibly more for fat boy touring.

Wondering if anyone has any suggestions for a replacement wheelset, and possibly a new drivetrain (if this is possible) on a Trek MTB (6900)? Or, is better to just replace the bike? Last year, I bought my Trek and toured across E. Thailand, through Cambodia, Vietnam, and S. China - loaded w/about 5 ... Read More »

fat boy challenge as motivation

I am just getting back on the bike after 2 years and way to many pound back on and i must admit that the fatboy challenge is a nice motivator for getting in more miles. I feel weak putting up my 10-20 mile rides but i try to post after each ride as incentive. I just hope some of the bigger numbers i ... Read More »

Hurricane Fat Boy - a fork up for non offsets?

At TreeFort bikes today killing time while they grabbed my order and was checking out the Fork Up models they had on the wall. Anyway, the last model listed on the package (lower right check box) was a Fat Boy model. Listed right under their Pugsley offset model. I asked the shop about it, they ... Read More »

FAT BOY 2012 CHALLENGE: project 65,000 miles

it seems we've run into some problems with order of posts and such... we've had a board member that has been generous enough with his time to do an audit of our millage... it's some 7 pages in or so but i'm going to post the quote here as the very first post... PLEASE follow his instructions... to k ... Read More »

Fat Boy Wants A Brooks Saddle! Anyone Here Use One?

Hey Guys, Like a lot of others before me, I’m way too fat and way out of shape, so I’ve decided to get back on a bike! I’m in the process of trying to decide what kind of bike I want to buy to replace my aged DBR X2, and in looking at all the cool stuff here and there I have been smitten by th ... Read More »

Read More »



 

Enduro Compare-O

Contests





   

MTBR on Facebook