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View Poll Results: What kind of bars are you running?
Stock Bars 1,034 46.45%
Drag Bars (non-stock) 470 21.11%
Buckhorn Bars (non-stock) 128 5.75%
Apes 306 13.75%
Other (Post what kind...) 288 12.94%
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Old 21st June 2018
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clip-ons for me.
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12" apes, 8" apes, clip-ons, clubmans, z-bars, lane-splitters, trackers and drag bars... drags and trackers on my Sportsters.
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10" LA Chopper z-bars off Craigslist
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16 inch on the 75 12 on the 73/79 Frankenstein
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12" mini apes from HD. Im 6'1" and with the tall rear these bars are about nipple height.

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Flat wide bars custom made in UK with electrics through middle 1.5-2" risers plus 2" tank lift for me

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16 inch Burly narrow bottom apes.
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i run stock Iron handlebar...
very effective
sometimes think about a Clubman and a set of rear footpeg controls...
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I'm running stock CB handlebars. That is to say: mini apes.
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