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Inner tube bike grips

Picture of inner tube bike grips
Just a quick photo to post my bike grips.  I used an old set of grip ends and a 10 speed bike tube. I did have to clean the tube first and then soap the bars to get them on but its no big deal.
zieak1 year ago
Cool! I wonder if a larger tube could squeeze over some cheap foam grips making them less waterlogged and not so easy to tear.
onrust (author)  zieak1 year ago
Now that's a good idea! Those foam grips never last here in Arizona.
Advar onrust1 year ago
26" work great, no adhesive needed. But I did have to slit the tube long ways then sew it up with wax thread (my foam xtra thick)Trying to upload pics.
onrust (author)  Advar1 year ago
Love to see them.
Aleator7771 year ago
Hmm, just had a tube burst on me today and my grips are pretty worn out. You sir may have save me a few bucks. Thank you for the idea!
onrust (author)  Aleator7771 year ago
I did have to give them a second scrubbing but they are working just fine.