Stems listed in this section have standard 7/8" (22.2 mm) diameter quills, fit most higher quality bicycles made in the 20th century.
Exceptions: Older American bikes that use the 13/16" (21.15 mm) size-Click Here | Older French bikes that use the 22.0 size-Click Here
These are beautiful, Japanese-made forged aluminum stems with an extra tall column (225 mm overall.) Not as flexible as you were when you bought your bike? Want a more upright position without sacrificing the versatility of your drop bars? This is the ticket! These allow you to raise your handlebars about 2 1/2" higher than traditional stems.
These have a standard 22.2 mm (7/8") column which fits standard "one inch" fork steerers.
- The 26.0 mm clamp fits most modern road handlebars (except the newer 31.8mm).
- Shims are available for handlebars with 25.4mm center.
- Sizes (Extention/reach): 50mm, 60mm, 70mm, 80mm, 90mm, 100mm, 110mm, 120mm
These shims let you use a standard 25.4 mm (1 inch) diameter handlebar in an Italian size (26.0 mm) stem.
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