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PostPosted: Sat Sep 19, 2009 8:13 pm 
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Depends how much you'd want for it :wink:

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PostPosted: Sat Sep 19, 2009 8:41 pm 
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dhpete wrote:
The scales don't lie, the saddle however does. I've been 'testing' that saddle for 5 months now. I'm no fan, but my boss hasn't asked for it back yet, and it's lighter than my other saddles..

Maybe Selle weighs their saddles in lower gravity environment :D


Edit: please don't repost pictures from the same thread, thanks! Powerful Pete

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PostPosted: Fri Mar 25, 2011 1:56 pm 
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MisterEd wrote:
Claimed weight for mine - 125g
Actual weight - 135g

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Same thing with mine. Don´t know how italians weight their stuff :)

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PostPosted: Fri Mar 25, 2011 10:04 pm 
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Mine is at 134g.

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PostPosted: Sat Mar 26, 2011 7:51 am 
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And ironic is, that they print 125g on saddle :)

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PostPosted: Sat Mar 26, 2011 8:19 am 
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I think what it really is...It is marketing push to the limit.

On the good side this is one of the most comfortable seats on the market (for mine behind :D )

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PostPosted: Sun Mar 27, 2011 11:13 pm 
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They print "=/- 8%" on a lot of their marketing material but 8% is an unheard of margin of error for manufacturing. I think like you said Robroyski is right, it's marketing... :evil:

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PostPosted: Mon Mar 28, 2011 10:19 am 
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and the new one is advertized as weighting only 115g


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PostPosted: Tue Dec 04, 2012 9:25 pm 
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Just weighted a new one at 123g.


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:noidea: perhaps I had good fortune with this one, seems the average is on the heavy side.


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My 2012 Selle Italia SLR kit carbonio (non flow)
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Very graciously lent to me by Primera Sports in Bournemouth. I'm going to buy it if its as comfy as my team edition SLR.

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