I tested the Vibrocore Race Bar back-to-back against the leading carbon and aluminium handlebars in the Pyrenees and the LakeDistrict, on extended rocky descents, and found the differences between the three noticeable. The other noticeable effect is an increase in mechanical advantage over the turning of the front wheel. This allows the rider to more easily muscle the bike through technical sections, and also reduces kickback from hitting obstacles with the front wheel. Interestingly enough, the rim does not feature eyelets. The total pedal area of 11cm x 11cm over 4in x 4in was more than sufficient for my feet to have substantial contact with pedal. Jobs Imprint Data privacy Terms and conditions.
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AmazonGlobal Ship Orders Internationally. I bought a set of these to help with an elbow issue I had all of last year. And this is where the conversation gets more interesting. Photos by Chris Daniels. The Vibrocore definitely damps in a way that is, on the trail, distinguishable from other alloy bars. Two years ago, when I researched the weight discrepancy between the Spike Vibrocore and carbon bars, the difference was around g.
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In fact, SPANK Industries has upped the ante on carbon bars by not only marketing Vibrocore as a carbon alternative, but proving the green filler is now the carbon killer! Image Unavailable Image not available for Color: My friend reports the Vibrocore has been a more than welcome feel for his tired and aging body. Customers who viewed this item also viewed. Mounts up great looks good and brings my bars back just a little bit more than my 50mm stem.
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