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PostPosted: Wed Sep 11, 2013 1:22 am 
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I have a Thompson Masterpiece 0 offset seat post on my Focus Izalco. The problem that I am having is that it doesn't allow enough angle adjustment For me to level my saddle. My options seem to be to find a longer rear bolt or try a different post. Any recommendations on a post that will allow more adjustment?


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That doesn't sound right. What kind of saddle are you using? Are you sure the top clamp isn't backwards, and the front and rear bolts are in the right place?


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PostPosted: Wed Sep 11, 2013 2:08 am 
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Bricky21.

I am positive on the top cap and bolts. The saddle is SLR kit Carbino.


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Bricky is hinting that it may be backwards.

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Hmm, I'v not used a kit carbino, but I'v used other Selle Italia saddles with Thomson posts and always had lots of room for adjustment.


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PostPosted: Wed Sep 11, 2013 2:56 am 
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How old is the post? Is the clamp marked 12 degrees or 0 degrees?


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PostPosted: Wed Sep 11, 2013 3:01 am 
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Bricky

You are totally right. I double checked it and what threw me was that the front of my top cap doesn't have the Thompson logo on it. Once I compared the shape of the top cap to the website I could see that it was backwards. Boy do I feel stupid. Thank you for the help.


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