Bar Mitts Shimano Black For Externally Routed Shifter Cables Large


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Bar Mitts for Shimano STI levers that have exposed shifter cables.

  • Waterproof, 5mm thick neoprene with nylon lamination on both sides
  • Attach to bars, easily installed & removed for temperature changes
  • The difference from small to medium is about 1" around the opening where you slide into Mitt, medium to large is another 1" larger
  • Fits road bars with Shimano STI levers that have exposed shifter cables
  • Can be used with regular cycling gloves of varying thickness
  • Reflective material on seam & logo


  1. Open zipper and the two velcro straps next to zipper.
  2. Slide the zipper opening over bar end, brake lever and shifters.
  3. Secure velcro straps on inside of Mitt around bar end. This keeps Mitts in place while in use. The easiest way to secure the velcro is to slide one hand through the cuff opening and one hand through the zipper opening.
  4. Zip up zipper and secure velcro straps at handlebar end cables

(Externally Routed Cables)

  1. Zipper and hole with velcro tabs should face inside toward handlebar stem for installation.
  2. Open zipper and velcro tabs. Slide the large opening of Mitt onto the drop of handlebar and up over brake levers and shifters while feeding bar end through small hole of Mitt. Shift cable should be fully seated at zipper end at hood.
  3. Secure velcro tabs around handlebar and zip up zipper.
  4. Secure velcro tab over zipper pull. This will keep zipper in closed position.

Riding no hands is dangerous and can result in a crash with Bar Mitts installed. Due the added surface area created by the Bar Mitts, cross winds can cause an unexpected turn.