Weight Weenies
* FAQ    * Search    * Trending Topics
* Login   * Register
HOME Listings Blog NEW Galleries NEW FAQ Contact About
It is currently Wed Jun 01, 2016 4:43 am
Recently the board software has been updated and there are some known bugs/failures:
- Avatars are currently not being displayed ✔ FIXED
- Tapatalk connection is currently broken ✔ FIXED

If you find more errors please post it here: http://weightweenies.starbike.com/forum/viewtopic.php?f=7&t=139062


All times are UTC+01:00





Post new topic  Reply to topic  [ 7 posts ] 
Author Message
 Post subject: A Bold Seatpost
PostPosted: Thu Oct 09, 2003 3:23 pm 
Offline
User avatar

Joined: Thu Sep 25, 2003 9:11 pm
Posts: 854
Location: SC, USA
I recieved this from Mr. Bold, an email which you all might find of interest.

Quote:
....I have an extra-light version that is the lightest made. 112 grams for 200 mm using the double bolt head, 100 grams using the single bolt style. The weights do vary about 1-3 grams because they are made one off and I can't be exactly certain that even the weld deposits are exact in weight from one to another.


100g seatpost that actually looks good! WICKED!! 8)

He's got some crazy light skewers also.

_________________
:-) Toys-R-Us


Top
   
 Post subject: Re: A Bold Seatpost
PostPosted: Thu Oct 09, 2003 3:37 pm 
ras11 wrote:
I recieved this from Mr. Bold, an email which you all might find of interest.

Quote:
....I have an extra-light version that is the lightest made. 112 grams for 200 mm using the double bolt head, 100 grams using the single bolt style. The weights do vary about 1-3 grams because they are made one off and I can't be exactly certain that even the weld deposits are exact in weight from one to another.


100g seatpost that actually looks good! WICKED!! 8)

He's got some crazy light skewers also.


Can you post a pic? Or does he have a web site?


Top
   
 Post subject:
PostPosted: Thu Oct 09, 2003 3:40 pm 
Offline
User avatar

Joined: Thu Sep 25, 2003 9:11 pm
Posts: 854
Location: SC, USA
Yeah, his web site is...

http://www.boldprecision.com/bicycle.htm

_________________
:-) Toys-R-Us


Top
   
 Post subject:
PostPosted: Thu Oct 09, 2003 3:44 pm 
Offline

Joined: Fri Jun 13, 2003 1:43 pm
Posts: 751
Location: Belgium
ras11 wrote:


That was fast, thanx.
By the way, I just forgot to login


Top
   
 Post subject:
PostPosted: Fri Oct 10, 2003 6:41 pm 
Offline
User avatar

Joined: Fri Aug 29, 2003 9:01 pm
Posts: 2477
Location: Colorado
Whats this one bolt design your talking about, they dont show it on his webpage. Care to enlighten us on it?

_________________
MAMA SAID KNOCK YOU OUT! HUH!


Top
   
 Post subject:
PostPosted: Fri Oct 10, 2003 8:59 pm 
Offline
User avatar

Joined: Thu Sep 25, 2003 9:11 pm
Posts: 854
Location: SC, USA
To OUR dissapointment, Bold has not updated his web site with his latest work of art. I do know it's Ti 3/2 and polished, like what is shown on his web site. Sorry, I wish I had more info. His email is on his web site.

I myself have many questions, like is the clamp compatible with the AX-lightness carbon seat rails... better be!

As far as I know, his posts are only sold direct through him. So no need to shop around, it's the price of his labor of love.

If you guys are as anal about position as you are with weight, as I am, Bold does custom super-light seat posts. This gives me the ability to upgrade to a super light frame while maintaining my current seat tube angle. Furthermore, this means I can race and train on the same geometery bike (with proper stem and spacers). Currently I train on my race frame, and switch out wheels on race day. Now that Bold makes custom posts, I can now get the frame of my dreams... humm.. that Ghisallo looks tempting.

_________________
:-) Toys-R-Us


Top
   
 Post subject:
PostPosted: Sat Oct 11, 2003 3:42 am 
Offline

Joined: Thu Sep 26, 2002 3:42 pm
Posts: 1021
Location: in Colorado
I have the Bold post but not the extra-light.
Excelent post and he backs up what he makes/sells.
After my Use broke and with no response from them
it's nice to work with someone who backs up what they make.


Top
   
Display posts from previous:  Sort by  
Post new topic  Reply to topic  [ 7 posts ] 

   Similar Topics   Author   Replies   Views   Last post 
There are no new unread posts for this topic. Need help with ax-lightness seatpost

in Road

xuberone

3

474

Wed Aug 05, 2015 12:53 am

vlastrada View the latest post

There are no new unread posts for this topic. Felt AR seatpost

in Road

newforker

2

479

Sat Nov 07, 2015 5:32 pm

newforker View the latest post

There are no new unread posts for this topic. EPS v3 Seatpost Insert

in Road

joeyb1000

1

178

Fri Apr 29, 2016 7:08 pm

audiophilitis View the latest post

There are no new unread posts for this topic. Fsa KForce seatpost + Antares 00

in Road

exctasy

2

135

Wed May 18, 2016 3:45 pm

exctasy View the latest post

There are no new unread posts for this topic. Colnago c60 / Seatpost dilemma

in Road

davidebainchi123

5

665

Mon Dec 14, 2015 9:07 pm

laspariahs View the latest post


All times are UTC+01:00


Who is online

Users browsing this forum: Bing [Bot], cloudnine, Google [Bot], mnmasotto, numbers505, Yahoo [Bot] and 21 guests


You cannot post new topics in this forum
You cannot reply to topics in this forum
You cannot edit your posts in this forum
You cannot delete your posts in this forum
You cannot post attachments in this forum

Search for:
Jump to:  
Powered by phpBB® Forum Software © phpBB Limited