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PostPosted: Mon Jan 30, 2017 11:40 pm 
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So my new carbon seat came in and the rails are rectangleized and 1-2mm taller and will not fit inside the clamp.... here's what I'm talking about...
Dealer has no clue.....

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PostPosted: Tue Jan 31, 2017 12:00 am 
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Fizik saddle? You need to get new seatpost "ears" that can accommodate the taller rails.

Can't tell what brand of seatpost you're using from the pics. But most offer a solution as this is a common problem these days

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PostPosted: Tue Jan 31, 2017 1:26 am 
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The head looks like a Ritchey or at least a copy.

Ritchey "ears" are available in different sizes to suit carbon rails.


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PostPosted: Tue Jan 31, 2017 4:04 am 
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Sure looks like a Ritchey WCS TT Seatpost. So yes, get the Ritchey 7x9.6mm carbon rail clamp kit. I got it for my Superlogic seatpost and Arione R1 saddle. Fits great. Cost under $15.

https://ritcheylogic.com/wcs-carbon-1-bolt-clamp-kit


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PostPosted: Tue Jan 31, 2017 6:57 am 
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I did the same thing for my crank brothers seatpost , needed the 7x9 rail kit.


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PostPosted: Tue Jan 31, 2017 2:44 pm 
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thanks gents, just ordered it!

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