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Old 04-14-24, 04:53 PM
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New seat post design?

As pictured in a FB Marketplace ad.
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Old 04-14-24, 05:00 PM
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Nothing new there. A seat post designed for triathlon from 30 years ago. Everything old eventually becomes new
Google "fast forward seat post"

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I like to call that style the “preying vulture”
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Old 04-14-24, 06:23 PM
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Originally Posted by alcjphil
Nothing new there. A seat post designed for triathlon from 30 years ago. Everything old eventually becomes new
Google "fast forward seat post"
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Is that the "reversing into the garage with a bike on the roof rack" seat post?
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Originally Posted by Sierra_rider
Is that the "reversing into the garage with a bike on the roof rack" seat post?
As we used to say in high school: get bent!
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Old 04-15-24, 10:17 AM
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There's a more modern way to convert your road bike quickly to TT, and back again.

It's the Redshift Dual-position Seatpost

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