Bicycle Mechanics - Crossroads Comp Disc seatpost size ?
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10-02-06, 10:47 AM
Hi, I have a 2004 Crossroads Comp with discs, I want to replace the suspension seatpost with a solid one. I measured the post and got 1.215 Inches. Any idea what this converts to in metric sizes ? I see from Performance's site that they have a Forte 26.2 and 27.2, neither matches this size when I run it through a online conversion program.... 1.07 in ?
Also wondering if anyone has replace the suspenstion fork on this bike and what they used ...
10-02-06, 02:10 PM
30.9 maybe. Specialized used this size on several of their bikes and is the closest match to your 1.215 inches.
However, the archives on the specialized site show your bike came with a 27.2.
10-02-06, 06:51 PM
It should be marked somewhere on the seatpost. I have yet to see one that wasn't marked somewhere on the post.
10-02-06, 07:12 PM
Remove the post, look just below the minimum insertion mark, you will see ø followed by a number. That symbol means outer diameter, the number is the outer diameter in millimeters. After you find that, life shouldn't be too hard.
10-03-06, 08:31 AM
Thanks for the info, didn't see the marks when I took it out, now that I know where to look I will check again...
10-05-06, 10:04 AM
Found the marks, its a 30.9 size.. kinda rare, thanks for the help
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