The Oxford is the first cousin to the Nitto Aluminum Albatross, it weighs just a tad more but other than that is basically the same size and shape and with a smaller price tag. See them in action in the Travelers' Gallery
Swept back bars are increasingly popular and guaranteed to put a smile on your face. Not just for big cruisers anymore, consider them for your Commuting round town bike and for your Adventure bike too.
Definitely the bar for those who are aiming for a more upright position in their bike riding. Comfortable with graceful curves and nice finish.
Fits MTB-style grips and levers (22.2mm)
Works with bar end shifters.
NOTE - Just like the Nitto Aluminum Albatross, the Oxford is 20 mm narrower than the Nitto CrMo Albatross (also available at Bike Touring News)
- Fits MTB-style grips and levers (22.2mm)
- 6061 aluminum (not heat treated so slightly heavier than the Nitto Albatross
- 52 mm rise
- 170 mm sweep
- 25.4 mm center
- 540 mm width