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I have over tightened my dropper post seat collar. Help!!

Old 04-20-19, 08:29 PM
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I have over tightened my dropper post seat collar. Help!!

I can not undo the collar of my Giant Contact Switch 31.8 2018 dropper. How would I be able to undo this?
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Old 04-20-19, 09:38 PM
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Old 04-21-19, 03:55 AM
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You have not explained why you can't "undo" the collar. Is the bolt damaged? If you can't get a wrench to turn it, cut the bolt at the slot in the collar. A dremel type rotary tool with a cutoff wheel should do the trick.

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Originally Posted by dsaul View Post
You have not explained why you can't "undo" the collar. Is the bolt damaged? If you can't get a wrench to turn it, cut the bolt at the slot in the collar. A dremel type rotary tool with a cutoff wheel should do the trick.
Sorry if I used the wrong term, but I mean the part of the dropper post that the stanchion goes into and this does not have a bolt, it just screws on. I do not mean the clamp on the frame that holds the seat. I would attach an image but I am not allowed sorry.
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Old 04-21-19, 04:45 PM
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Use a small strap wrench to remove it. It probably won't take much force to do it with a wrench.
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Ok Thank You
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