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Old 07-25-14, 09:51 AM   #26
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Penta is 5 , 5 aluminum pieces are in the Brompton pentaclip https://www.google.com/search?q=Brom...w=1663&bih=959

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Old 07-25-14, 05:35 PM   #27
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Dynaryder: What is a pentaclip? Sounds like a wiccan recording file.
Mounts the saddle to the post and allows for extra adjustment.
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New tweak from extended seat post pending - handlebar height!

The Brompton extended seat post definitely gives me a more suitable leg extension (even though my legs are not long and I'm not tall, go figure!) And I now have a little more distance between me and the handlebars, which I like.

But a new problem has arisen. Now the handlebars are too low. I have contacted Grace Gallant in Taiwan asking whether the Flamingo handlebars are closer to the M or H handlebars of Brompton because I prefer to ride more upright. If they are not the maximum height handlebars available from Brompton or third party vendor I will replace them.
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