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PostPosted: Wed Feb 12, 2014 3:57 pm 
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stella-azzurra wrote:
Vibration transmission through seat post ...I'd like to sell you some vibration cancelling plugs for your handle bars :lol:
It all depends on how much seatpost you have showing. I have a Dean Ti post that's been on several bikes now. When I have it on the mtn bike, its very flexy and absorbs some of the trail imperfections. Stick it on a road bike with half the amount of post showing and it feels like any other post.

Categorically saying 'it doesn't make a difference?' Not so fast there Turbo!

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PostPosted: Wed Feb 12, 2014 4:07 pm 
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where did you get the 27.2mm ?


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PostPosted: Wed Feb 12, 2014 10:17 pm 
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wiggle.com has them now


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PostPosted: Sun Feb 16, 2014 1:14 am 
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The seatpost comes from the distributor here. If i do get it it will be the bob version. right now they only received a few 27.2mm regular version.

here are the weights for the hardware.

craddle. pretty light. Not much to do unless you go with carbon craddle. In comparison, the superzero craddle is 28.6gr.

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yokes. here we could save around 15gr. going with pop yokes, but there would be some modifying to do because the front bolt is a special bolt with manual adjustment. In comparison the superzero yokes are 29.5gr.

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here are the bolts. I'm sure you could save some by using regular titanium bolts. In comparison the superzero bolts are 19.6gr.

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and here is the post with no hardware. Its 350mm so by cutting the excess should save some weight. The superzero post is around 105gr, but is 335mm long.

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PostPosted: Thu Jun 12, 2014 3:53 am 
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Just received my black on black in 27.2. Spot on 176g


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PostPosted: Fri Jun 13, 2014 9:56 am 
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anybody know where i can get it??? wiggles and crc no stock.


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PostPosted: Mon Jun 16, 2014 8:12 am 
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project3 wrote:
anybody know where i can get it??? wiggles and crc no stock.


I bought mine from ribble, doesn't seem to be in stock anymore! Guess I would just keep an eye out. :|


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PostPosted: Mon Sep 01, 2014 12:34 am 
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Just got mine. 190gr for 31.6 version. Not as light as I was hoping.


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PostPosted: Tue Sep 09, 2014 12:04 pm 
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I used this post with a carbon braided aliante with no issue. I switched to a kium aliante and the saddle is slipping back. I troqued at 8nm. Anyone knows the torque rating for the back bolt ?


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