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    Riser bars on a Yuba Spicy Curry?

    We've got the stock sweep bars on the Yuba Spicy Curry. I hate the ergon grips, and replaced them with some blingy Brooks leather grips (in part to mount an Airzound). Unfortunately, this changes the wrist angle to be a little too bent for my taste.

    Has anyone had any luck with installing riser bars to make more of a flat bar feel, without changing the handling?

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    I would say its not good idea. I try this befor and it quite fail

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    You will increase effective reach moving to a straighter bar but I think you will be fine handling wise, the bike is pretty stable. You might want to source a shorter stem or have the stock adjustable one at a high angle. I like the swept bars but put on a longer stem for more reach, cannondale makes 1.5" steerer tube stems.

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