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Carbon Seatpost?(2 posts)

Carbon Seatpost?mtnb1kr
Jan 25, 2004 10:05 PM
I'm considering a carbon seatpost for the new 853 frame I plan on purchasing. Any recomondations on which one. Also for commuting can I use my Topeak seatpost rack with one or should I just stick with a quality aluminum post?
sounds like you don't want a carbon postShylock
Jan 25, 2004 10:15 PM
...I wouldn't buy a carbon post and then clamp a seatpost rack to it. seatcollars can do damage to posts, so just imagine what a rack will do.

Otherwise, I like my USE alien for the weight savings. Clamp is finnicky, but it's damn light.

feel the gin