When it came on the scene years back, the Salsa Woodchipper Bar was a bit of an anomaly amongst the so called "normal" looking road drop handlebars. Fast forward to the present and it seems like every bicycle component company is making a flared road handlebar. With the explosion of adventure cycling and gravel cycling there has been a demand for flared bars that can deliver the comfort and control needed where the terrain gets a bit hairy. The Salsa Woodchipper is the original wide flared bar offering 25 degrees in the drops and a 38 degree drop angle.
Available in 42cm, 44cm, and 46cm
31.8mm clamping diameter
120mm 31.8mm section for mounting accessories
25 degree flare, 38 degree bend
44cm weighs approximately 357 grams
Made from durable 6061-T6 aluminum
Due to the unconventional shape, the Salsa Woodchipper Handlebarrequires a little bit more care to setup than the average handlebar. The brake/shift levers should be aligned downward in a 20-25 degree angle. We recommend picking up the Salsa Cycles Glyph Tape. The GlyphTape's cut slightly longer than normal handlebar tape to accommodate the length and flare.
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