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Old 08-29-19, 10:46 PM
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Threadless steerer tube extender??

Anyone try this product or something similar to raise up handlebars for a threadless headset?

https://www.amazon.com/FOMTOR-Riser-...ateway&sr=8-12

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I have seen those, but I have no first-hand experience to offer.

Are you working with drop or flat bars? If drop, you could also look at riser stems. If flat, I'd lean toward a riser bar.
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I've used those in a threaded steerer to let me convert to a threadless stem. If you have a carbon steerer it may not fit and could exceed the manufacturer's recommendation for total "spacer stack" height. With a steel steerer you should be fine.
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Originally Posted by JoeTBM View Post
Anyone try this product or something similar to raise up handlebars for a threadless headset?

https://www.amazon.com/FOMTOR-Riser-...ateway&sr=8-12
While not exactly that extender, Iíve used similar extenders for my wifeís bikes. They work just fine.
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Originally Posted by JonathanGennick View Post
I have seen those, but I have no first-hand experience to offer.

Are you working with drop or flat bars? If drop, you could also look at riser stems. If flat, I'd lean toward a riser bar.
I appreciate the suggestion, thanks
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Originally Posted by HillRider View Post
I've used those in a threaded steerer to let me convert to a threadless stem. If you have a carbon steerer it may not fit and could exceed the manufacturer's recommendation for total "spacer stack" height. With a steel steerer you should be fine.

Thanks for the advise but it is steel not carbon.
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