PNW’s Coast gravel handlebar and stem are much wider than a conventional drop bar, helping off-road riders feel more comfortable on their drop bar, off-road bike.
Wider mountain bike handlebars are better, until they’re not. Gerow experiments to see how narrow he can go while still maintaining control.
SRAM dropped new gravel bike gear including a dedicated drivetrain, dropper post, suspension fork, and wheel set.
There’s a spankin’ new PNW Range Handlebar with a 31.8mm or 35mm clamping surface, so riders can choose the weight and flex they prefer. It’s also lighter than the Gen2 model.
When it comes to mountain bike handlebars, there are pros and cons to choosing carbon. We want to know what you’re running, and why!
We test the Enve Alloy Mountain stem and carbon M5 handlebar on a hardtail mountain bike, and get some insight into the design and engineering behind it.
ProTaper offers carbon handlebars in a number of shapes, and two different clamp diameters. We compare the ride feel of the 35mm and 31.8mm clamp diameter bars.
Sam checks out SQlab 30x carbon mountain bike handlebars, and explains the advantages of more back sweep.
The PNW Range bars offer additional backsweep for a comfortable position while the stem has a mount for a camera or light.
A 25-degree flare, 440mm width, and foam-filled interior makes this gravel bike handlebar ready for the trails.