Off The Front Bar Tape Bar Tape

3.5/5 (2 Reviews)
MSRP : $13.00


Product Description

This bar tape is pure fun with a lot of function thrown in. Lightweight, padded and tapered for on-the-bike comfort. Easy to apply and remove. Comes complete with plugs, brakelever strips, and finishing tape. Stay-put graphics, washable and reusable.


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User Reviews

Overall Rating:3
Value Rating:4
Submitted by Sablotny a Recreational Rider

Date Reviewed: February 16, 2005

Strengths:    Be the only one in the paceline with barbed wire tape. Thick & dense.

Weaknesses:    I'm a fan of adhesive backed tape, this isn't. Surface of tape has a sheen and is more slippery than cork tape & Profile foam.

Bottom Line:   
Bought the tape 'cuz of the fun graphics. It seems a more firm than Profile, stands up better to abuse.

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Favorite Ride:   Long & Hard

Price Paid:    $8.00

Purchased At:   REI

Similar Products Used:   Salsa regular & Gomma, Cinelli, Ciclolinea, Stella Azzurra, Profile

Bike Setup:   Friend's Miyata International


Overall Rating:4
Value Rating:2
Submitted by tri-bri a Triathlete from Fort Walton Beach, FL

Date Reviewed: January 25, 2002

Strengths:    Cool looks and easy to apply

Weaknesses:    Hard to find, pretty pricey for what appears to be a fairly cheap tape. I don't expect it to last more than a year.

Bottom Line:   
I just got this tape because I saw the graphics on the web. It looks really cool! I put it on my bars last night and it's really easy and foolproof. Other tapes I've installed are adhesive backed to a goof is semi-permanent. Off-the-Front tape is foam backed. It's lightweight, cushy and cool. I added "barbed wire" and love it!

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Favorite Ride:   anywhere with no cars!

Price Paid:    $15.00

Purchased At:   LBS

Similar Products Used:   Nashbar tape

Bike Setup:   Specialized Allez Sport with 105 group.
Nashbar Roade handlebars, Profile Airstryke 2000 aerobars.



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