DH: Flat Bar + Hi Rise Stem or Riser Bar + No Rise Stem

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PaucH

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5/13/2013 11:20 AM

Which look better for DH?

Flat Bar + Hi Rise Stem

OR

Riser Bar + No Rise Stem


**given that handlebar height when measured from floor will be the same, basically a trend / aesthetics thing...

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5/13/2013 3:42 PM

Half and half? Haha.

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5/14/2013 10:29 AM

Low stem, high bar. It hurts to say it, but I guess I'm Old School.

PaucH

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5/14/2013 11:20 AM

the same thing im thinking.. an old school / moto look vs new school / DH Racer boy look...

million

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6/23/2013 1:55 PM

+2 moto
flat bars look xc