Originally Posted by Cool_Hand_Luke
Right on....I was thinking about trying some risers out if the new bars aren't enough (I just needed a new handlebar b/c the PO welded some metal inside the ends which is blocking me from adding hand guards...why he did it I do not know). I decided to order the KX High bend to play it safe so hopefully I won't need to get new cables.
Probably bar-end weights intended to damp vibration. You might be able to drill and tap for the hand guard attachment bolts.