Tag Archives: handlebar

Flipphandle on Kickstart

Unlike some of the half baked ideas I’ve come across on Kickstarter, professional architect Alejandro Lacreu in New York has a polished, well planned presentation for his “Flipphandle” quick release bicycle handlebar stem.

Track bars and brake hoods

Today’s fixed gear bike style question concerns brake hoods on track bars. Let me know what you think.

$1200 handlebar recall

3T and the US Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) announced a recall of all all VENTUS LTD, Ventus LTD 17, VENTUS LTD Gold, VENTUS LTD Track, VENTUS TEAM and VENTUS TEAM 17 bicycle aerobars. These aerobars retail for $1,000 to $1,200. Wow, those tri-geeks know how to spend serious cash on their gear.