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P4D 07-17-09 01:36 PM

Is using a MTC/XC saddle on a road bike a no-no?
 
I'd post this in the Road Bike section, but think I'd get blown up. Someone has offered me an SDG Bel-Air RL ffor next to nothing, and I am wondering if I can use this on a straight road bike. Good idea, or no?

Tom Stormcrowe 07-17-09 02:23 PM

Worth a try. Worst case, it'll be uncomfortable. Best case, it'll be fine. ;)

Next to nothing sounds like a good price to experiment at.

gotls1 07-17-09 02:25 PM

It's a long story why, but I'm using a ridiculously light road saddle on my mountain bike. I can't imagine that going the other way would be a big deal. lol The saddle will either fit your butt or it won't.

LesterOfPuppets 07-17-09 02:42 PM

A few years ago Price Point had the Bel Air for $5 apiece. I've run on on my Pinarello and Mongoose ever since. I wish I would've bought four instead of only two.

P4D 07-17-09 03:07 PM

Right on, thanks all. I'll give it a try, and see what happens and let you all know what I think.


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