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Can anyone recommend a 25.0 seatpost?(8 posts)

Can anyone recommend a 25.0 seatpost?my327vette
May 17, 2003 3:59 PM
Howdy, I am going to purchase a Look KG 381 frame which requires a 25.0 seatpost. It doesn't appear that there are too many options in that size. The only ones that I have seen so far are the Look Ergopost, the USE Alien carbon, and the ITM Millenium. Since I am about 210 pounds right now, I am a little concerned about using a carbon post. Can anyone tell me if these posts (particularly the USE Alien carbon) are strong enough for a heavier guy like me? Also, can anyone recommend any other good posts in a 25.0 size? Thanks.
I highly recommend themCrankYanker
May 17, 2003 4:49 PM
especially if your seattube is slighly larger than 25.0.
re: Can anyone recommend a 25.0 seatpost?Dave Hickey
May 17, 2003 4:55 PM
I'd go with the standard LOOK Egropost. It's very beefy. Another option is They have a Campy Victory post that is very strong.
I like my ITM...High Gear
May 18, 2003 9:01 AM
It has the micro adjust so that you can really dial in the saddle angle.
American classic also makes one.KG 361
May 17, 2003 5:23 PM
The old 1 peice AM classics were good, but I've heard that the new ones aren't so great. I'd stick with the ergopost-I have one on my 361 and it is great-looks great too. BTW-I'm 185 so you shouldn't have to worry about it as far as durability. Where are you getting it from? (The bike, that is.)
Suntour Superbe ProDuke249
May 17, 2003 6:42 PM
The best seatpost that I have regarding adjustability is a 25.0 Suntour Superbe Pro seatpost on my Tommasini Diamante. If you can find one, that's what I'd suggest. BTW, I'm 6'2", 185#.
re: Can anyone recommend a 25.0 seatpost?mainframe
May 18, 2003 12:27 PM
I ride a 361 and the Am Classic is just fine. Good quality, great price, and all the adjustability you'd want.
I'm 225lbs and I have 2500mi on the Look ergo with no probs...nmjaybird
May 19, 2003 5:10 AM