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by Shane Stokes

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Deda goes gravel with Gravel100 flared handlebar

by CyclingTips

deda gravel100 handlebarIconic Italian component company Deda is joining the Gravel boom. Based on the popular Zero100 road handlebar, the Gravel100 handlebar features a triple butted 7075 alloy construction and 12-degree flare at the drops for claimed greater stability. The short-reach shape is based on Deda’s RHM (“Rapid Hand Movement”) compact handlebar shape.

The top of the bar features a slightly aero top, done more for comfort than aerodynamics. The Gravel100 handlebar offers a 75mm reach and 130mm drop to accompany the 12-degree drop flare. Claimed at 260g for a 42cm width, the bar is also available in 40, 44 and 46cm widths.

Pricing is to be confirmed.