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    Mid 70's Raleigh Sprite

    I threw out my seat post by mistake, what would the size be on this bike?

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    You could take it to your local bike shop & have them measure the opening. I have an early 70s Raleigh SuperCourse but I hesitate to measure my seat tube diameter because the 531 tubes are likely a different seat tube diameter from the Sprite. Don
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    It takes a ~2.5 cm seat post. We carry them as part number ZURPOST on this page: http://oldroads.com/fs_p_eng.html

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