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PostPosted: Sat Mar 08, 2014 3:09 am 
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Hi,
I need a 31.6mm diameter carbon road seatpost with setback.
What do you like?
What should a 31.6 post weigh? Under 200 grams?


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PostPosted: Sat Mar 08, 2014 3:11 am 
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PostPosted: Sat Mar 08, 2014 12:09 pm 
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Love my Mcfk. My 31.6 X 350mm was advertised at 119 grams and came in at 121 grams.

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PostPosted: Sat Mar 08, 2014 12:24 pm 
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My Thomson Masterpiece with carbon cradle, ti bolts and POP yokes weights just 135g for 31.6/300 (cut to length).
A cheap option for a lightweight setback seatpost.


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PostPosted: Sun Mar 09, 2014 6:30 am 
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Ritchey Superlogic, 174g, 400mm... I expect one could lose a few grams with a ti bolt instead of the steel one.


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PostPosted: Sun Mar 09, 2014 9:23 am 
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FSA K force, 2 options with eiher 25 or 32 mm setback.


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PostPosted: Sun Mar 09, 2014 12:02 pm 
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Causidicus wrote:
How long is a piece of string?


HAHAHA!!!

Really, the possibilities are countless.


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PostPosted: Sun Mar 09, 2014 2:07 pm 
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My wife has a MCFK on her Parlee, probably the nicest seat post I've ever seen. Light and function, what's there not to like?! I have a AX Lightness Daedalus on my Parlee, really light and strong enough, but a bit of a hassle to work with.

The only drawback of those two would be the priceā€¦ not exactly inexpensive. Enve's setback post is nice and significantly less pricey, but again, not as light either..

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PostPosted: Mon Mar 10, 2014 12:21 am 
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Anywhere to get MCFK in USA?


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PostPosted: Mon Mar 10, 2014 12:31 am 
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Fairwheel stocks Mcfk.

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PostPosted: Tue Mar 11, 2014 3:13 pm 
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Don't forget the Pro Vibe carbon. It's quite light and has 20mm of setback.


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PostPosted: Tue Mar 11, 2014 5:43 pm 
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Merek. Found on eBay. Mine is uncut, 180g and under $80 US.

Just checked and it looks like their eBay store is going away . . . . . ??? ......


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PostPosted: Tue Mar 11, 2014 8:26 pm 
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I have a 31.6 3T Dorico in Stealth Team. Great no BS post I would recommend.

I'll sell it to you if you want because I just got a Doric w/ zero setback for a better fit for me.

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