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Race Face Half Nelson Lock On Grips

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Race Face Half Nelson Lock On Grip

The Race Face Half Nelson grips are designed to give you a super tacky thin feel straight out of the box. Don’t hassle with purchasing thick grips that need to be broken in.

  • Single lock on grips
  • Super slim low profile design
  • Lightweight (24 grams lighter than the Sniper lock on)
  • Uses Race Face’s soft and durable super tacky VEXY
  • Race Face MX style half waffle for added grip security compound
  • Topographic moisture channels
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Race Face Half Nelson Lock On Grips
 
4.3

(based on 13 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (6)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (5)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (2)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (0)

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92%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Attractive (12)
  • Easy to install (11)
  • Lightweight (10)
  • Durable (9)

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Mountain biking (12)
    • Casual riding (3)
    • Upgrade (3)
      • Reviewer Profile:
      • Avid cyclist (9), Casual/ recreational (4)
      • Was this a gift?:
      • No (12)

    Most Liked Positive Review

     

    Tacky feel to bar end, but looser

    Bought these grips to replace a more typical ODI-style grip with clamps on both ends. I wanted a grip that gave me a useful surface all the way out to the edge of the...Read complete review

    Bought these grips to replace a more typical ODI-style grip with clamps on both ends. I wanted a grip that gave me a useful surface all the way out to the edge of the bars, and these provide just that. Without the metal lock ring at the edge, these are much easier on my palms. The grip has a tacky thin feel which is great.

    The main complaint I have is that because there is no lock ring on the outer edge, the rubber there does not feel as solidly locked to the bar as I would like. It rotates around the bar slightly during rides, which makes me feel like I have less control over the bike. If you don't ride with your hands at the very edge of the bars, you aren't likely to notice any issue.

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    Most Liked Negative Review

     

    Very comfortable and sticky grips

    I love how sticky these grips are. Your hands will not slip. Unfortunately, the entire grip will. The tube is a little oversized and wen clamped down to carbon bars at 5NM they...Read complete review

    I love how sticky these grips are. Your hands will not slip. Unfortunately, the entire grip will. The tube is a little oversized and wen clamped down to carbon bars at 5NM they will slip. I ended up coating the bar with a light layer of rubber cement then sliding the grips on. This was the only way to keep them from slipping once tightening up the single clamp. To save weight there is only one clamp. I now know why most use two clamps. However, the rubber cement has been working, just not sure over the long term. I did buy two sets and both sets act the same. One on a carbon Niner bar and the other on a carbon Easton EC90 bar. I would say that these would probably work great on an alloy bar, but even clamped down, the inner plastic tube is so thin that it allows the grip to twist even with the clamp not moving. I would recommend somehow gluing them to the bars so they don't move. Rubber cement seemed best to me because it could easily be removed if needed.

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    5.0

    Prefect skinny grips

    By Eric

    from Redlands, CA

    About Me Avid Cyclist

    Verified Reviewer

    Pros

    • Attractive Design
    • Durable
    • Easy To Install
    • Lightweight

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Casual Riding
      • Mountain Biking
      • Racing
      • Upgrade

      Comments about Race Face Half Nelson Lock On Grips:

      Sweet grips, if you love the skinny bmx grips, these are it. I like bmx grips but hate sliding them on, the single clamp solves that problem and allows you to use all of the grip area, and another plus if you face the RACEFACE lable down, your finger tips use it a another grip surface that is really easy to use on really steep descents.

      • Was this a gift?:
      • No
       
      5.0

      Replace your stock grips

      By Orange Bike Guy

      from Emporia, KS

      About Me Casual/ Recreational

      Pros

      • Attractive Design
      • Durable
      • Easy To Install

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Casual Riding
        • Mountain Biking
        • Racing
        • Upgrade

        Comments about Race Face Half Nelson Lock On Grips:

        Great upgrade over stock grips. I bought these to replace my worn out grips on my trail bike and bought a second pair for my hardtail to replace the stock grips. I have experienced stock grips sliding around on the handlebars and the lock rings prevent that.

        • Was this a gift?:
        • Yes
         
        5.0

        the TLD killer

        By Doctor Dave

        from Chattanooga, TN

        About Me Avid Cyclist

        Verified Reviewer

        Pros

        • Attractive Design
        • Durable
        • Easy To Install
        • Lightweight

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Mountain Biking

          Comments about Race Face Half Nelson Lock On Grips:

          I bought these instead of the ODI TLD's that seems like everybody is running because they look better and the single grabber seemed enough for me. These have a great sticky feel all the way to the end of the bar and the color matched my build perfectly. Love RF's products.

          • Was this a gift?:
          • No
           
          4.0

          great grip

          By bigfoot

          from charlotte, NC

          About Me Avid Cyclist

          Verified Reviewer

          Pros

          • Attractive Design
          • Awesome
          • Durable

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Mountain Biking

            Comments about Race Face Half Nelson Lock On Grips:

            these grips feel great and look great too, I have these on both my bikes.

            • Was this a gift?:
            • No
             
            3.0

            Very thin, very easy to grip

            By Will

            from North Carolina

            About Me Avid Cyclist

            Pros

            • Attractive Design
            • Durable
            • Easy To Grip
            • Easy To Install
            • Lightweight

            Cons

            • Minimal Shock Absorption

            Best Uses

            • Mountain Biking

            Comments about Race Face Half Nelson Lock On Grips:

            These were on my rigid Surly 1x1 when I bought it. They're super easy to hold on to, and extremely minimal. But after long rides my hands would start to get sore, so I swapped them out for Oury ODI Lock-Ons.

            If you like thin grips that are easy to hold on to, these are perfect. If you're riding rigid like me, you probably want something with better shock-absorbing properties.

            • Was this a gift?:
            • No
             
            5.0

            Great grips

            By Steve

            from Ontario, Canada

            About Me Casual/ Recreational

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Attractive Design
            • Easy To Install

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Mountain Biking

              Comments about Race Face Half Nelson Lock On Grips:

              Great feel, great look, great grip. Love these things.

              • Was this a gift?:
              • No
               
              4.0

              Tacky feel to bar end, but looser

              By Arc

              from New York

              About Me Avid Cyclist

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Attractive Design
              • Easy To Install
              • Lightweight

              Cons

                Best Uses

                  Comments about Race Face Half Nelson Lock On Grips:

                  Bought these grips to replace a more typical ODI-style grip with clamps on both ends. I wanted a grip that gave me a useful surface all the way out to the edge of the bars, and these provide just that. Without the metal lock ring at the edge, these are much easier on my palms. The grip has a tacky thin feel which is great.

                  The main complaint I have is that because there is no lock ring on the outer edge, the rubber there does not feel as solidly locked to the bar as I would like. It rotates around the bar slightly during rides, which makes me feel like I have less control over the bike. If you don't ride with your hands at the very edge of the bars, you aren't likely to notice any issue.

                  • Was this a gift?:
                  • No
                   
                  4.0

                  Great grip but not for carbon bars.

                  By Bobby

                  from Italy

                  About Me Avid Cyclist

                  Verified Reviewer

                  Pros

                  • Attractive Design
                  • Durable
                  • Easy To Install
                  • Lightweight

                  Cons

                  • Limited Compatibility

                  Best Uses

                  • Mountain Biking

                  Comments about Race Face Half Nelson Lock On Grips:

                  Great grips. Only down side is they rattle on carbon bars. Other thane that these grips are awesome.

                  • Was this a gift?:
                  • No
                   
                  3.0

                  Very comfortable and sticky grips

                  By wrk24wheel

                  from Ventura, CA

                  About Me Avid Cyclist

                  Verified Buyer

                  Pros

                  • Lightweight
                  • Slim
                  • Sticky

                  Cons

                  • Doesn' Clamp Well To Bars

                  Best Uses

                  • Mountain Biking

                  Comments about Race Face Half Nelson Lock On Grips:

                  I love how sticky these grips are. Your hands will not slip. Unfortunately, the entire grip will. The tube is a little oversized and wen clamped down to carbon bars at 5NM they will slip. I ended up coating the bar with a light layer of rubber cement then sliding the grips on. This was the only way to keep them from slipping once tightening up the single clamp. To save weight there is only one clamp. I now know why most use two clamps. However, the rubber cement has been working, just not sure over the long term. I did buy two sets and both sets act the same. One on a carbon Niner bar and the other on a carbon Easton EC90 bar. I would say that these would probably work great on an alloy bar, but even clamped down, the inner plastic tube is so thin that it allows the grip to twist even with the clamp not moving. I would recommend somehow gluing them to the bars so they don't move. Rubber cement seemed best to me because it could easily be removed if needed.

                  • Was this a gift?:
                  • No
                   
                  4.0

                  Low profile quality

                  By Rosey

                  from Vermont

                  About Me Casual/ Recreational

                  Verified Buyer

                  Pros

                  • Attractive Design
                  • Durable
                  • Easy To Install
                  • Lightweight

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                    • Mountain Biking

                    Comments about Race Face Half Nelson Lock On Grips:

                    These race face grips are very thin and super comfortable. The one sided lockon holds the grip in place nicely without slipping and it saves a tiny bit of weight too. Bottom line, if you like very thin grips, this product is a winner!

                    • Was this a gift?:
                    • No

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