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PostPosted: Fri Aug 09, 2013 10:29 pm 
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I have a Ritchey Superlogic Carbon 1-bolt Seatpost. I'm considering purchasing a MCFK Carbon Saddle. The MCFK's rails are 7x9mm, ovalized. However, on Ritchey's site they list two adaptor sizes, 8x8.5 and 7x9.6. Does anyone know whether I could shim the rails somehow and use the 7x9.6, or any viable solution?

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PostPosted: Fri Aug 09, 2013 10:58 pm 
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The way the clamp works, I would expect the 7x9.6 to work fine.


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PostPosted: Fri Aug 09, 2013 11:19 pm 
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...If not some braided tape can add a little to the diameter


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PostPosted: Fri Aug 09, 2013 11:38 pm 
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...7 mm is the width and 9.6 is the height...the width is the most important factor to be concerned about. You will be fine with a 7x9mm saddle rail.
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PostPosted: Sat Aug 10, 2013 1:17 am 
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thank you all for the help!!

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PostPosted: Sat Aug 10, 2013 10:06 pm 
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I have used the superlogic seatpost with romin pro saddle (also 7x9 carbon rails) with zero problems, of course with the adapter. I wrote: "used" because I need a zero setback post which I now use


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PostPosted: Mon Aug 12, 2013 10:22 am 
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hmm,I have the same question which you have ,and my setpost and the adaptor which i got from wiggle is on my way,and I hope the adaptor will work!


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