X-Lite XLR Titanium Pro Cross Country Bar Handlebar

5/5 (4 Reviews)
MSRP : $98.00


Product Description

The new XLR Ti Pro bar combines high torsional strength with ultra low weight. Its construction gives shock absorption for comfort. Polished titanium finish with CNC turned end plugs. 600mm wide, 5 degree bend.


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Reviews 1 - 4 (4 Reviews Total)

User Reviews

Overall Rating:5
Value Rating:5
Submitted by Mibo a Cross Country Rider from UK

Date Reviewed: January 10, 2004

Strengths:    Ti bar - lovely n strong. Not superlight (weight weenies take note!)but who cares about a few grams? Raw ti matches my frame and the end plugs add an extra half inch to the width, nice!

Weaknesses:    Excuse me??

Bottom Line:   
Very nice bar, nicer than my moots bar, stronger than the carbon fibre easton one I used to have ... this one 'll last a life time and loadsa crashes! Don't know if X-Lite are continuing these bars as they arent listed on their website anymore! Glad I got mine in time if this is the case.

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Duration Product Used:   Less than 1 month

Purchased At:   Evans

Similar Products Used:   Moots straight, Easton EC70.

Bike Setup:   Cover Hummer

Overall Rating:5
Value Rating:5
Submitted by Bub a Cross Country Rider from Denver, CO

Date Reviewed: November 5, 2003

Strengths:    nice width, hold bar ends well

Weaknesses:    had to order from UK

Bottom Line:   
Great upgrade for my bike. I have fairly wide shoulder and like the width of these bars. The flat bar handles much better than the risers that came stock on by Rocky. If you like a wide flat bar, you can't do any better than this one.

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Favorite Trail:   Colorado Trail

Duration Product Used:   1 Year

Price Paid:    $95.00

Purchased At:   UK online shop

Similar Products Used:   1" risers that came with bike

Bike Setup:   2001 Rocky Mountain Oxygen Race

Overall Rating:5
Value Rating:5
Submitted by Mark Rushton a Weekend Warrior from Bury,Lancashire

Date Reviewed: January 10, 2002

Strengths:    Titanium. Light, strong, absorbs vibration.

Weaknesses:    None yet

Bottom Line:   
So far very pleased. Replaced the generic bars/stem and the feel on the road is superb. All the road vibration is absorbed.Looks are subtle. No-one will know its X-lite unless they really look.

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Favorite Trail:   anywhere (on-road)interesting

Duration Product Used:   Less than 1 month

Price Paid:    $90.00

Purchased At:   Bicycle Doctor

Bike Setup:   XT, Thomson stem, Race Face post. SRAM brake levers, Avid brakes. Trek 6000 frame

Overall Rating:5
Value Rating:4
Submitted by Anders Schaale a Cross Country Rider from Koln, Germany

Date Reviewed: November 9, 2001

Strengths:    Good width, quaility and has barend plugs, titanium!!

Weaknesses:    no weaknesses to report

Bottom Line:   
I bought this bar because it has a good width (600mm) and it is also light weight. The finish on the bar has a polished look and has alloy end plugs built into each end, this is good for clamping my titec barends. I changed from an alloy bar and found the titainium very comfortable over long rides. X-Country riders looking for a comfortable, wide and very lightweight bar should buy this bar.

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Favorite Trail:   St.Veran

Duration Product Used:   3 months

Price Paid:    $100.00

Purchased At:   www.x-lite.com

Similar Products Used:   Ritchey, Answer

Bike Setup:   Kona, Marzocchi Z2, XTR with disc brakes

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