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Old 12-29-14, 05:33 PM
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Originally Posted by flargle View Post
Yes and yes.

Salsa's Cowbell handlebar is supposedly CX-specific because of it's flared drops, but I find the flared drops screw up the angle/placement of the hoods, especially if you mount the levers high. IMHO a better choice is a reasonably wide compact-bend road bar.
I should have clarified I was more concerned with the strength aspect. Geometry aside, is there a strength reason I should go for CX-specific? Thanks.
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