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kestrel sl bar(2 posts)

kestrel sl barzippi
May 23, 2003 9:50 PM
has anyone had a bad experience with a kestrel sl bar. i ask because i hit a bump and the bar made loud snap sound. looked for cracks but saw nothing. turns out the stem wasn't very tight and the bar rotated a little. so know i'm afraid to pull on the bars too hard. do kestrel bars have a weight limit. i'm 155lbs.
hmmm! Never had that bar but here is what I think!the bull
May 26, 2003 4:11 PM
Make sure you Tourqe the stem to right specs!
155 cmon! Youre my weight!The only thing we cant ride are tricycles for 5 years olds!
Ride on~! If it slips again The surface of bar might be messed up but I have never heard of that happening to carbon!