Bontrager Race Stems

4.2/5 (5 Reviews)
MSRP : $70.00


Product Description

  • Extensive FEA used during each stage of the design process, to allow us to tweak the design to perfection
  • Precision cold forged from 6061-T6 aluminum
  • Unique CNC machined bar clamp design
  • Traditional 26.0mm handlebar clamp
  • Available in both +/-7 and +/-17 degree rises
  • Compact, opposing two bolt steer clamp design
  • 1 1/8" steer clamp size with 40mm stack height
  • Weight: 150-180 grams


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    Reviews 1 - 5 (5 Reviews Total)

    User Reviews

    Overall Rating:4
    Value Rating:3
    Submitted by Mr Nick a Recreational Rider from Phoenix, AZ

    Date Reviewed: October 21, 2003

    Bottom Line:   
    Stem is pretty excellent in all regards. Only reason I am writing this is to worn about the soft allen screws. Both my face plate screw heads stripped. And yes I was using the correct size and being careful. Only happened after I removed it a few times to adjust height. Not a huge issue, but thought I would let people know.

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    Favorite Ride:   Down Hill



    Overall Rating:4
    Value Rating:5
    Submitted by trek5900cyclist a Road Racer

    Date Reviewed: October 4, 2003

    Strengths:    Wonderful stem. Never had anything better.

    Weaknesses:    Decals are almost all the way peeled off. I'm gonna glue them back on lol. Just kidding. It still lokks nice without them.

    Bottom Line:   
    Came with my Trek 2300. Alot better than the one on my old Trek 5200.

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    Favorite Ride:   Orlando Bike Trail

    Purchased At:   Lakeland Trek Dealer

    Similar Products Used:   An old Deda Stem

    Bike Setup:   Trek 2300 stock with Look PP247 Limited Race Pedals and Profile Design Century Aerobars


    Overall Rating:4
    Value Rating:5
    Submitted by Jimmy a Road Racer

    Date Reviewed: August 13, 2003

    Strengths:    Light, stiff, cool-looking

    Weaknesses:    kinda hard to get off in order to take out spacers to change bar height.

    Bottom Line:   
    No complaints

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    Bike Setup:   Trek 2300 stock with spd-R Ultegra pedals


    Overall Rating:5
    Value Rating:5
    Submitted by blackston a Road Racer from Bowdon, GA, USA

    Date Reviewed: April 11, 2003

    Strengths:    Stiff, durable and fairly light.

    Weaknesses:    a bit worried about the decals.. maybe consider engraving "bontrager" on the sides or top.

    Bottom Line:   
    Nice Stem, very strong, stiff and light. Nice clamp and face plate.

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    Favorite Ride:   My TREK

    Similar Products Used:   GIANT's adjustable stem, which is nice, but heavy and flexy.

    Bike Setup:   TREK5200 with Ultegra, Bontrager and a nice horn.


    Overall Rating:4
    Value Rating:5
    Submitted by ozrider a Road Racer from Australia

    Date Reviewed: December 20, 2002

    Strengths:    Looks
    Price
    Rock Solid


    Weaknesses:    Decals have started to lift

    Bottom Line:   
    This is a rock solid stem with little to no flex issues. Clamps down nice and tight, never had any problems with it.

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    Favorite Ride:   Any with hills

    Price Paid:    $50.00

    Purchased At:   LBS

    Similar Products Used:   ITM

    Bike Setup:   LOOK KG 461 Record/Chorus mix



    Reviews 1 - 5 (5 Reviews Total)

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