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PostPosted: Tue Mar 19, 2013 6:45 am 
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Hi fellow Weight Weenies, I'm looking for a 400 mm, 27.2 mm, 25 mm offset seat post for my new 2013 Trek Superfly Elite SL, SUB 200 grams if possible... and Tune speed needle compatibility... Cheers! :D


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PostPosted: Tue Mar 19, 2013 8:07 am 
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http://www.enve.com/seatposts.aspx

There are even lighter ones, but that one fits your requirements spot on.


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PostPosted: Tue Mar 19, 2013 8:25 am 
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Thats the exact post I was looking at, however, Its not the lightest, Its quite expensive, I hadn't heard it was compatible with the Tune speedneedle and people seem to be having problems with the clamping mechanism...


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PostPosted: Tue Mar 19, 2013 5:09 pm 
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what about http://newultimate.com/seatpost/seatpost-setback" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false; ?

Rotor SP1 is 15 grams over your weightbudget, but i don't know if you need the full 400mm?


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PostPosted: Tue Mar 19, 2013 5:38 pm 
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A new or used one ?


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PostPosted: Wed Mar 20, 2013 1:52 am 
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New and MUST be 400 mm...


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PostPosted: Thu Mar 21, 2013 8:51 am 
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hi Try the Eriksen ones not quite able to sneak under 200g ( my 360mm one is 209) but superior clamping mechanism and comfortable to boot

Steve


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PostPosted: Thu Mar 21, 2013 2:11 pm 
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I have been after a similar seat post, 400mm 27.2 with some offset.
Eriksen sweetpost head has notches:
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while enve head design relies on wedges to create compression:
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Torque meter recommendation for Eriksen 12-15Nm and for Enve 8-12Nm

I would not expect have problems with either design. Still lighter and cheaper ones exist.


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PostPosted: Fri Mar 22, 2013 9:10 am 
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Top-clamping (Enve) is better for carbon-railed saddles, no?

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PostPosted: Fri Mar 22, 2013 1:14 pm 
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Woodman has some seatposts on there website with 25mm setback in this size. They are all claimed well under 200 gram. I don't know there real weights.


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