Looks good. High quality finish. Light weight.
Tends to slip on the steer tube. A few more color options might be nice.Overall Review: One might think that a stem is a stem is a stem. But to the finicky bike builder, choosing the right stem is the foundation of a solid cockpit. Besides for desired length and rise, what I look for in a stem is functional design, quality craftsmanship and a pleasing aesthetic element. Considering these factors in reverse order, I think the Kore Repute stem with its post-modern industrial art look scores high in this category. The shiny black finish is durable and after two seasons of four-day-a-week east-coast riding, the body and hardware of the stem still look like new. The black finish complements my stealth carbon bike frame Read More »