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 Post subject: Re: Smud carbon
PostPosted: Sat Jul 14, 2012 10:36 pm 
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Possibly a newbiesh... but is this the side of the seatpost that should facing forward or it doesn't really matter?

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 Post subject: Re: Smud carbon
PostPosted: Tue Jul 17, 2012 6:20 am 
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In order to have competitive pricing small companies cannot hire skilled people to do their work, unfornutately it´s so here for me.

So I fully understand Piotr´s problem.
I´m in the same boat here, working all time to deliver stuff at expense of my time with my family and other stuff.

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 Post subject: Re: Smud carbon
PostPosted: Fri Jul 20, 2012 10:20 pm 
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my Smud components arrived today :)

Seatpost 400mm/31,6mm

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 Post subject: Re: Smud carbon
PostPosted: Tue Jul 24, 2012 9:09 pm 
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Does the saddle work well for MTB? I'm worrying about the surface being to slippery...The Tune komm-vor is in two different variants for mtb and road.

Maybe it's possible to put som grip- or handlebar tape on it.....


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 Post subject: Re: Smud carbon
PostPosted: Mon Jul 30, 2012 2:20 pm 
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I ride about one year now with this saddle at mine mtb,its not slippery.

I know some other guys who also rides with this saddle at their mt.'s and none of them complains about it.


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 Post subject: Re: Smud carbon
PostPosted: Tue Jul 31, 2012 10:15 am 
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the same here. no slippery at all


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 Post subject: Re: Smud carbon
PostPosted: Fri Jan 04, 2013 3:10 am 
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Does anybody here have an issue with Smud honouring his warranty? I've written an email to him since 24 Dec 2012 regarding my cracked Smud saddle but till date, nothing heard from him yet. :oops:

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 Post subject: Re: Smud carbon
PostPosted: Sat Jan 05, 2013 3:28 pm 
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I don't know about his warranty but he's very slow in responding to emails.
Send him the same email every week to two weeks if you don't get any respond.


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 Post subject: Re: Smud carbon
PostPosted: Sun Jan 06, 2013 12:10 am 
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I just received an e-mail from him today, about the shipping date for a seatpost, he told me that he was away for the Holidays.
And yes, he takes a lot of time to answer mails, but, having ordered from him, I guess you already know that.
Good luck :thumbup:


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 Post subject: Re: Smud carbon
PostPosted: Thu Feb 28, 2013 4:14 pm 
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Just to give this thread some balance, I emailed Piotr asking about the best way to pay for a MTB Bottle Cage and got a reply within an hour. Payment was made and he emailed again straight away (in the evening) to say the cage would be ready in 10 days. 12 days later the cage arrived (spot on including shipping). The postage to the UK cost him around 7 EUROS so the price of the cage is even better value!

Very happy :D


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 Post subject: Re: Smud carbon
PostPosted: Fri Mar 01, 2013 6:29 am 
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I ordered from him a custom seatcollar and all was fine, fast e-mail response and got it reasonably fast. Nice guy to deal with imho.

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 Post subject: Re: Smud carbon
PostPosted: Fri Mar 01, 2013 9:05 pm 
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I'm stiil waiting on a reply from him. Is there a better way of contacting him than on the email available on his website then please PM me if you don't want to post it in the thread.

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 Post subject: Re: Smud carbon
PostPosted: Fri Mar 01, 2013 10:47 pm 
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Piotr replied within minutes for my order and questions via email. Perhaps try sending an email using a different email address in case it is lost in a mountain of Spam


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 Post subject: Re: Smud carbon
PostPosted: Fri Mar 01, 2013 11:01 pm 
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DanW wrote:
Piotr replied within minutes for my order and questions via email.

Well... you must be the exception that confirms the rule.
I'm still wondering if my seatpost was already shipped and still waiting for Piotr to answer my e-mails.
I've ordered from him before and I know the way he deals, no prob...


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 Post subject: Re: Smud carbon
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Just received a. Ultralight cage yesterday. Thanks Piotr!

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