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    Anyone know of any wide, tall and carbon bars?

    I am looking for a 40mm rise wide bar (720-740mm) in carbon. Cant find one. Anyone, know of model that fits this criteria.

    If I can find one, I am going to have to go with the Renthal Fatbar lite in 38mm rise.

    Answer has the pro AM carbon, but its 50mm rise, and I really want a 40mm rise.

    Is there a bar out there that I am missing?

    Thanks

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    Anyone know of any wide, tall and carbon bars?

    Doesn't completely fit your criteria, but crank brothers makes a 740mm wide, 30mm rise bar that is carbon. I use this bar and like it very much. I do understand wanting a 40mm rise. I used to use an aluminum 40mm rise bar and definitely liked it a lot. I just forced myself to start using lower rise bars for the same reason in your post. Lots of companies make bars, but it doesn't seem like many make the higher rises. Hmmm
    .... I haven't checked but the old 40mm rise bars I used was from FSA's gravity line. Wonder if they make a carbon version?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Laterilus View Post
    Doesn't completely fit your criteria, but crank brothers makes a 740mm wide, 30mm rise bar that is carbon. I use this bar and like it very much. I do understand wanting a 40mm rise. I used to use an aluminum 40mm rise bar and definitely liked it a lot. I just forced myself to start using lower rise bars for the same reason in your post. Lots of companies make bars, but it doesn't seem like many make the higher rises. Hmmm
    .... I haven't checked but the old 40mm rise bars I used was from FSA's gravity line. Wonder if they make a carbon version?
    Saw that crank brothers bar which looked nice, but ended up going with the Renthal Bars though for the extra little bit of rise. Found them online for a good price. I run my seat pretty high and need a high rise bar to help compensate and keep the number of spacers within spec. Wanted carbon but I think the Renthal bar looks pretty sweet itself.

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