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PostPosted: Wed Feb 17, 2010 3:41 am 
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Does anyone know if the new 3T Dorico LTD seatpost (with setback) is compatible with a carbon rails on a Fizik saddle?

The Fizik carbon rails are a little bigger than most.


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PostPosted: Sun Dec 09, 2012 12:26 am 
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x2 , i have the same question


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PostPosted: Sun Dec 09, 2012 1:04 am 
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Works fine for me. 3T Dorico LTD w/ Fizik Antares 00:

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PostPosted: Sun Dec 09, 2012 5:56 am 
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Works perfectly well for me too. I have the 3T Dorico LTD post with Antares 00 saddle on two of my bikes and I've never had an issue.

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PostPosted: Sun Dec 09, 2012 1:12 pm 
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thanks for the quick response fellers! =)


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PostPosted: Sun Dec 09, 2012 6:53 pm 
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I used the Dorico post with Selle Italia 7 x 9mmm carbon rails with no problem....other than the standard problem of the Dorico post not tightening securely in the rear that is common to all rails. I used loctite with acceptable results.


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PostPosted: Sun Jan 27, 2013 9:36 pm 
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do yal notice that the clamp mech makes an 'imprint' on the braided carbon? like dents it. i know dents isn't the right word.


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PostPosted: Sun Jan 27, 2013 10:19 pm 
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I've used a Dorico Ltd with a K:1 and (now) an R1, absolutely fine.

With reference to the loosening thing I'm now on my second Dorico, the first one was a bugger for loosening off, the replacement however is fine- no problems at all.

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PostPosted: Wed Feb 06, 2013 2:47 pm 
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I think it's a bad combo.
It doesn't hold the seat in place, unless you over tighten it so that the rails get (dents??) (Like @nathanong87 said)
But it looks cool. Imo Ritchey has the best solution for oversized carbon rails


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