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 Post subject: Saddle clamp!
PostPosted: Tue Dec 03, 2013 6:42 pm 
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My bike came with a double seat clamp, 31.6 and 34.9 weighing in at 37 grams.

If I were to ditch the 31.6 half of the clamp, I can get a 11g 34.9 clamp for £9.99! 26g for 10 quid is golden, in my point of view.

If my frame came with a double clamp, will I be jeopardizing too much by moving to a single clamp?! Carbon frame and seatpost, btw.

Anyone out there done this before? Opinions, please!


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 Post subject: Re: Saddle clamp!
PostPosted: Tue Dec 03, 2013 10:40 pm 
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Probably not. You might just want to slap some carbon grip on that post to make sure it doesn't slip.

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 Post subject: Re: Saddle clamp!
PostPosted: Wed Dec 04, 2013 3:14 pm 
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Assume your frame has a cinch slot... if it does, then a single clamp should work as Frankie mentioned.


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