Renthal FATBAR 35 and Renthal INTEGRA 35 – First Look
Proven as one of the most successful race products on the market with six World Championship gold medals to its name, the Renthal FatBar has been developed by the likes of World Cup podium frequenters Aaron Gwin and Troy Brosnan. It was designed to combine lightness with strength and durability. For 2018 it’s back and with a new sleek anodised black finish.
Key Stats: 35mm Clamp Diameter Width:
800mm with width marks for optional personalisation
Rise: 20mm Up sweep: 5 degrees Back Sweep: 7 degrees
Material: High Strength 7 Series T6 Aluminium Alloy Colour:
Black with sleek corrosion and abrasion resistant anodised finish
Integra 35 Stem
The Integra 35 stem also combines high strength, with an ultra lightweight minimalistic body formed of 2 independent C-shape clamps. The super-wide, 64mm clamping area allows for an increased strength and rigid feel. Additionally the stem is comprised of just 6 bolts, meaning the Integra stem is not only light but also has a sleek and aerated finish.
Key Stats: CNC’s 6082 body and 7075 clamps
Minimal 6-Bolt Design
Lightweight C-Shape handlebar clamps
Ultra-wide 64mm clamp width
Not forgetting the World Cup winning design
Over the next few weeks, our own test rider Josh Lowe will be putting the critically acclaimed Renthal Fatbar 35 and the Integra 35 through their paces for an in depth, long-term review… so check this space! “Im stoked to be testing this bar and stem combo on my DH bike. Renthal is a huge brand with a strong heritage. All the details- width, weight and backsweep fit the bill and the new all out black bars look sick!”
Words and Pics – Josh Lowe