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Originally Posted by ginsoakedboy View Post
How so?
ladies and mixte frames often don't have enough seat tube to clamp on, the top-ish tube get's in the way.

the new superlight alloy frames are so super light that often they can't take the force of having a clamp applied. Don't worry, they're still strong in the ways that they need to be, but rarely is a clamp applied to the seat tube during riding.
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