heated grips

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Re: heated grips

Post by Michal » Tue Feb 12, 2019 3:51 pm

I've been using cheap Chinese heated grips for many years. The heating was weak, rubber got worn fast, right side grip was prone to cable break. I've to change grips every two years.
Now I have Oxford grips. Heating is much better, sufficient even for 0F rides. Doesn't wear, cables are better quality too. I don't like button control, that's the only down side.
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Re: heated grips

Post by 2017 CT » Tue Feb 12, 2019 9:46 pm

VWK75S wrote:
Tue Feb 12, 2019 5:59 am
2017 CT wrote:
Mon Feb 11, 2019 12:14 pm
2) what brands have worked out well / or not so well?
Made in NH and are better than Oxfords :D
Thanks, i will check them out.... I like the idea of local :)
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