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Old 01-12-22, 02:18 PM
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Originally Posted by 79pmooney View Post
I consider seat height to be sacred. So seat top to top of seat lug doesn't change. You could go to a seat with deeper rails; allowing you to push the post down. The lever distance hasn't changed because the force location (you) hasn't changed.
But isn't the lateral force distributed better the deeper the post is? The force opposite/against your force would be greater within the tube since the post is deeper (further) away from the pivot?
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