Ask the Bike Doc: 6. Do Carbon handlebars and seat posts reduce road buzz?

Words by Aaron Scott

on 29/08/2013 17:46:00

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BH: Do Carbon handlebars and seat posts make much of a difference to reducing road buzz? Also with respect to road buzz what's the difference between carbon wrap and full carbon? thanks!

Bike Doc: Carbon wrap simply means it's an alloy post with a carbon looking finish to it. Basically meaning it's not carbon. A proper carbon post or bar will make the ride more comfortable as they are designed to flex ever so slightly. This reduces ''buzz'' and makes for a more comfortable ride.

BH: Thanks Bike Doc

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