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Lizard Skins DSP 2.5 Handlebar Tape

Lizard Skins DSP 2.5 Handlebar TapeLizard Skins DSP 2.5 Handlebar Tape
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Lizard Skins DSP 2.5 Handlebar Tape
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Experience the best in bar tape with Lizard Skins' DSP 2.5.

Designed for outstanding durability, increased shock absorption, and great feel in any condition, Lizard Skins Tape outperforms and outlasts standard cork and synthetic tapes. This version is 2.5 mm thick for that extra bit of comfort. At 82 there is ample length for any bar and only 56 grams per set, including the plugs, makes it the lightest tape on the market.

Each set of Lizards Skins DSP includes two full rolls of tape, finishing tape and plastic bar plugs. Various colors.

Weight: 39 grams

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Reviewed 11/11/2013
by charlesksurf@hotmail.com
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Orange County, CA
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PRICEY BUT WORTH IT

There are other bar wraps out there that are soft, stretchy and sticky like Liz Skins DSP, but none quite as good. This stuff sets the bar high(so to speak) and delivers on spec. Very soft, and it offers a phenomenally good grip when your sweat, or rain is soaking the bar. Two downsides Obviously the cost and secondly, it will wear out visibly faster than most other products. I don't care, I still like it.

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Reviewed 10/11/2013
by Anonymous
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Minnesota
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Love the feel, not the price!

This tape is grippy and comfortable. Some of the best tape I've put on the bars! And cool looking to boot!

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Reviewed 8/8/2013
by Anonymous
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Fort Collins, Colorado
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Great grip, gets dirty quickly but I feel that may be a bit of a trade off for the grip and road vibration dampening

Road riding/racing

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Reviewed 7/18/2013
by UltegraF75
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Edmonds WA
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Really pricey but so comfortable.

I replaced the gel tape on my Felt with this and although more expensive than most I was going it would be really good. It is thick and grippy, looks great and provides some isolation for road Buzz. I really like it, found it too hold up as well as any other tape I have used and cleans up decent. I would recommend this tape to any one. It is on sale alot and I really like the dual color for additional customization.

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Reviewed 6/6/2013
by BikeApe
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Silverthorne, CO
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1 of 1 customers found this review helpful.
best tape out there

This stuff rocks. The 2.5mm is a perfect thickness giving some cushion without making your bars feel like overstuffed sausages. And this tape is super grippy. No more white knuckling the bars on steep mountain descents. Absolutely the best grip of any tape I've ever used. I'll be a DSP user from now on. I really don't understand the negative reviews. Some have commented on the inability to keep clean (rubbing alcohol works just fine for that) and some questioned its durability, but I've not had any issues after 1500mi. Disclaimer I replace my tape every season.

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Reviewed 5/23/2013
by MadFiberRider
Seattle
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Very sticky tape. A great grip even when wet.

Works great. Black gloves stain the white tape. Rubbing alcohol and a terry cloth rag removes most of the stains and restores the sticky feeling to the tape.

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Reviewed 3/7/2013
by SeattleRacer
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Seattle
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0 of 1 customers found this review helpful.
Best tape I have used

I love this stuff. Perfect tackiness, easy to clean, and lasts all racing season.

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Reviewed 3/5/2013
by AllanR
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San Diego, CA
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Very Nice Handle Bar Tape!

Comfortable, good grip. You don't even need gloves on to get a proper grip. Very durable,way better than cork tape. Beautiful colors too.

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Reviewed 1/20/2013
by cmrtn7
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NW PA
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0 of 1 customers found this review helpful.
Nice, but kind of pricey

Very comfortable, easy to apply. Holds up well.

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Reviewed 12/17/2012
by Misterperson
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San Francisco
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1 of 1 customers found this review helpful.
great tape, but doens't hold up well in wet conditions

Tape is awesome if it's dry, but has consistently come unraveled when conditions get wet. I had to unwrap, dry out, spray with 3M 77 Spray Adhesive (what I used to spray tack my numbers for time trials) to get it to stick.

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Reviewed 10/29/2012
by Anonymous
Seattle, WA
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1 of 2 customers found this review helpful.
Best tape ever!

If you are considering this tape, do not hesitate! It has the perfect grippytacky texture I like, and it holds up really well over time. Easy to clean. Will never go back to cork tape or any other product.

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Reviewed 10/25/2012
by Felt32
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Illinois
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1 of 2 customers found this review helpful.
Great bar tape

Great bar tape! Easy to wrap, looks and feels awesome!

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Reviewed 10/13/2012
by Anonymous
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2 of 2 customers found this review helpful.
Good grip. Not so good durability.

Aside from a tendency to loosen if not wrapped with some tension (contrary to instructions) only problem has been rapid deterioration of material behind right shiftbrake lever (area of highest wear). Worn areas provide less cushion where most needed.

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Reviewed 10/8/2012
by DunesBiker
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NW Indiana
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1 of 2 customers found this review helpful.
Best bar tape!

Best bar tape I have ever used. Easy to install. Tape is very comfortable.

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Reviewed 10/4/2012
by Zatoichi
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Sierra Foothills, CA
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3 of 3 customers found this review helpful.
Not worth $30.

Feels good in the hands, looks good when new. Came highly recommended by a local bike mechanic.

Unfortunately, I found it nearly impossible to keep clean, since Lizard Skins says not to use soap or it will lose its tacky feeling. I've used Specialized Roubaix S-Wrap, Fizik tape and Prologo Doubletouch on various bikes, and all were much easier to clean (dish soap or auto upholstery cleaner) and considerably cheaper.

In addition, the end plugs provided by Lizard Skins tend to fall out of the bar (Prologo's two-piece plugs are the best I've found).

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Reviewed 9/7/2012
by Pa cyclist
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Erie Pa
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Looks awesome,feels great.

I have used many tapes in my cycling career,but this is the best so far. It is a bit more pricey then the other ones, but I think its worth every penny. Goes on easy ,looks great, and is easy to keep clean,due to its rubbery texture.

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Reviewed 8/24/2012
by Anonymous
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Portland, Oregon
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2 of 2 customers found this review helpful.
Looked good at first but failed to stand up to regular ware

As handlebar tape goes, it was not an inexpensive product. At first it looked very nice on the bike but I was surprised at how fast the top surface wore through above the brake hoods. I had only had the tape on for less then two months before it started to fail.

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Reviewed 8/13/2012
by liferaft
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Tacoma, WA
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9 of 12 customers found this review helpful.
Worst tape out there

While this tape does do a nice job of providing a soft surface it is impossible to keep clean and has no abrasion resistance. Your hands wear the outer covering off leaving white foam exposed. Wear gloves and it is even worse. This is the worst bar tape I have ever used.

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Reviewed 8/6/2012
by Anonymous
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jacksonville, fl
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1 of 3 customers found this review helpful.
great product for a great price

Handlebar tape, nice texture and feeling.

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Reviewed 7/20/2012
by meady
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Sacramento, CA
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4 of 6 customers found this review helpful.
Good Stuff

This is great stuff. It is expensive but durable and seems to last longer than regular bar tape. Dampens the road vibrations with my hands and it is grippy. This is my new favorite bar tape. I formally used S-wrap Roubaix. This stuff seems to be more resistant to dirt and is longer lasting. Doesn't clean up as well as I'd hoped which is its one flaw. I feel like it is worth the extra money though I do recommend getting it on sale if possible. Also, there is no need for scissors. They give you just enough tape. You do not have the luxury to make a mistake in wrapping the bar. There is no margin for error.

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