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Old 06-13-22, 07:58 PM
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Unique seatpost?


anybody know anything about this seatpost? First time I've seen one; came on a Campy equipped Condor. Says "ITALMANUFR" and is 27.2
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anybody know anything about this seatpost? First time I've seen one; came on a Campy equipped Condor. Says "ITALMANUFR" and is 27.2
ITM Eclypse

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I've seen quite a few seatposts with this type of rail clamp.
Usually found on seatposts with zero setback, used on bikes with more upright riding positions.
Here's a seatpost that takes the cake when it comes to being unusual.....
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Both are unusual to me.
The first is interesting but I would wonder how well it clamps for angle.
The second is not as interesting in terms of the post but of the saddle! How much does that weigh? I would like to have one just for the ease of fit modification.
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I don't know the model but it looks like it was inspired by the old Zoom seat post that was fairly popular in the mid-1990s ATB scene.

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Yes, looks like a 1990's design to me.

The post name is "Italmanubri", ITM for short, Italian maker of primarily stems and bars.
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Originally Posted by merziac View Post
ITM Eclypse
Thanks! That guy wants more for the seatpost than I paid for the whole bike!
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Old 06-14-22, 11:20 AM
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Originally Posted by SJX426 View Post
Both are unusual to me.
The first is interesting but I would wonder how well it clamps for angle.
Pretty good, the "guts" rotate freely in the clamp area, but you have to clamp it down pretty hard. I worry that it would fatigue the clamp eventually.
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