Author: Nathan Hansen

Utah-bred, Nathan has enjoyed cycling from an early age. After discovering mountain biking and Utah's killer singletrack, he was hooked like an addict. During college, he worked at a bike shop -- thus feeding the addiction. Nate loves to ride all types of terrain, but gets humbled by the pro's when it comes to technical DH trails... more practice, more practice.

Bars are getting wider and wider these days. At 730mm, the all-new 2012 Truvativ Holzfeller riser bars would be considered “normal” by today’s freeride/DH standards when just a few years ago, that “normal” was considerably narrower (680mm ish). Guest reviewer, Nathan Hansen, has had the Holzfeller risers and stem on his rig for a few months and is ready to share his thoughts. Read on. Truvativ Holzfeller Riser Bar Features: Material:¬†Butted AL-7050 TV Weight: 290 grams Width: 730mm Rise: 20 (tested), 30, 40 or 50mm Sweep: 9 degree back, 5 degree up Colors: Black anodized, sno white (tested) MSRP: $64…

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