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New option for bar wrap material

Postby rtz » Fri Feb 19, 2021 6:52 am

Looks like it would work good:

https://delta2alpha.com/shop/hoodrat-snapwrap/

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Re: New option for bar wrap material

Postby Kitemenn » Fri Feb 19, 2021 8:28 am

rtz wrote:
Fri Feb 19, 2021 6:52 am
Looks like it would work good:

https://delta2alpha.com/shop/hoodrat-snapwrap/
Think it will thicken your bar too much, but worth the try

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Re: New option for bar wrap material

Postby nothing2seehere » Fri Feb 19, 2021 11:28 am

Be interesting to compare it to the other brands of self amalgamating tape you can get from the hardware store. Looks like a prettier version of the stuff I've used for temporary fixes on pipes in the past.

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Re: New option for bar wrap material

Postby rtz » Fri Feb 19, 2021 9:51 pm

This stuff appears to be some sort of rubber strap like a rubber band. See the videos of him doing wraps.

I was thinking about worn out bars where the foam grip is deteriorating. Take off the old foam and replace it with the rubber wrap.

Or slide on some of this fishing rod grip or wrap. It's all over eBay and Amazon.
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Re: New option for bar wrap material

Postby BillyGoatGruff » Fri Feb 19, 2021 10:04 pm

Hockey stick wrap works very well.

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Re: New option for bar wrap material

Postby GregK » Fri Feb 19, 2021 10:35 pm

+1 for hockey stick tape !
BillyGoatGruff wrote:
Fri Feb 19, 2021 10:04 pm
Hockey stick wrap works very well.

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Re: New option for bar wrap material

Postby POACHER » Sat Feb 20, 2021 10:17 pm

It looks like a great application for prison shanks....

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Re: New option for bar wrap material

Postby Windigo1 » Sat Feb 20, 2021 10:32 pm

I have used the tape and the tubes for bike handle bars. It works great and it's soft and comfortable but you need a thin bar.

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Re: New option for bar wrap material

Postby kct » Mon Feb 22, 2021 5:03 pm

Wait who is this product supposed to be made for? I see that video I'm thinking there's a whole market for artesianal shanks?


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