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Old 08-29-07, 09:31 AM   #1
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Brompton seat position


I have a Brompton with the telescopic pillar and a Brooks seat. When riding my body always tries to move slightly further back, but moving the seat as further back as possible was not enough. I also realized I probably could do without the telescopic pillar, and use an extended one instead (I am 1.88m). I have read about rotating the extended pillar to gain a bit of distance between seat and handlebars.

How much can I hope to get this way? Any other way of making my ride a bit more comfortable?



PS: Apologies for the double post, slight mistake on the keyboard

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Old 08-29-07, 10:09 AM   #2
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Old 08-30-07, 12:56 AM   #3
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If you're talking about the saddle adapter pin, then you can expect 1" - 2" of extra distance.
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