CODA Competition Suspension Seatpost Seatpost

4/5 (2 Reviews)
Weight : 440 grams


Product Description

  • S. built, 45-needle-bearing suspension seatpost features 1.85" of travel
  • Patented HeadShok needle bearing technology with adjustable spring rate and pre-load
  • Top out bumper with secondary seal to prevent bearing contamination
  • Three machined flats completely prevent torsional rotation and help reduce side loading and stiction
  • 350mm length, 27.2mm diameter


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    Reviews 1 - 2 (2 Reviews Total)

    User Reviews

    Overall Rating:4
    Value Rating:4
    Submitted by pa mtnbkr a Cross Country Rider from harrisburg

    Date Reviewed: October 9, 2003

    Strengths:    fluid movement on the needle bearings as opposed to competition.

    Weaknesses:    takes some time to loosen up from when it is new

    Bottom Line:   
    Even with ti being forgiving this post takes the bump out of riding. Roots and washboards are no longer issues. Mine has also withstood an auto accident that twisted the seat up so badly that it broke the seat's ti rails. The seatpost seems to still be fine. This product is great for cross country use as well as city cruisers, It is also good for
    new riders trying to get used to seating as an issue, though it won't solve the issue of a B-A-D seat entirely.
    Be sure it will fit your particular frame seat tube when you decide to purchase one.

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    Duration Product Used:   3 months

    Similar Products Used:   most of the competition on test riding only

    Bike Setup:   ti hardtail

    Overall Rating:4
    Value Rating:3
    Submitted by booger a Cross Country Rider from Calgary, AB, Canada

    Date Reviewed: October 2, 2002

    Strengths:    Adjustable preload, smooth, fairly light.

    Weaknesses:    Available in only a 27.2 diameter.

    Bottom Line:   
    This seatpost has saved my butt and spine by taking the edge off those rutted hardpack trails that are littered with tree roots. It only has a 1.85" travel and you need the right shim size if you are going to use it on any other bike other than a Cannondale. If you are looking at softening the rear of your hardtail this might be your answer.

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    Favorite Trail:   Powderface trail

    Duration Product Used:   3 months

    Price Paid:    $190.00

    Purchased At:   Bowcycle

    Bike Setup:   Specialized Stumpjumper Disc

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