Truvativ Team Carbon Double Clamp Seatpost

2/5 (1 Reviews)
Weight : 271 grams

Product Description

  • Light Weight Double Bolt Design
  • Vibration Damping High Modulus Carbon
  • Smooth Stepless Saddle Angle Adjustment
  • Forged Internal Head Lug

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Overall Rating:2
Value Rating:1
Submitted by PaucH a Cross Country Rider from Manila, Phils.

Date Reviewed: November 4, 2009

Strengths:    hmm looks good.. carbon fibre absorbs most small bumps & vibrations.. Truvativ/SRAM Brand & Graphics..

Weaknesses:    weak bolts, heavier/same weight with most Aluminum Seatposts & 2x - 3x the price.. clamp bolt was bent & aluminum barrel dislodge & stripped half me & my bike fell about a meter & half from ramp.. the fall was not even worthy of YouTube fame to be spectacular enough.. the bike fell on me so the bike was lucky enough to fall on something soft, cushy & angry..

Bottom Line:   
you can find lighter / cheaper aluminum seatposts for a fraction of the price.. you can get more reliable & lighter carbon seat post with little or no difference to price point.. hmm.. mediocre product.. just looks good.. save up for titanium seatposts or go cheap & reliable aluminum..

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Favorite Trail:   Filicity, Fort Army, Nuvali

Duration Product Used:   3 months

Price Paid:    $90.00

Purchased At:   R.O.X. Fort..

Similar Products Used:   DaBomb Hellfire XC

Bike Setup:   2009 Giant Yukon FX w/ upgrades (so far):

Titec El Norte Prolite Handlebar,
75mm TruVativ Stylo Race Stem,
DaBomb Hellfire XC Seatpost,
TruVativ Firex GXP Crankset,
SRAM x7 Shifters & Deraileurs,
SRAM PGM 970 9-Speed Cassette,
SRAM Powerlink 991 9-Speed Chain,
ContolTech MTB Skewers,
Avid FR-5 Brake Levers,
Avid BB5 Disk Brake Calipers,
Avid G2 Clean Sweep 203mm F; 185mm R,
Kenda Nevegal 2.1 Wire Bead Tires,
RockShox Recon 351 U-Turn Coil,
Cateye Wireless CycloComputer,
RaceFace Good 'N Evil Grips,
Alligator Sleek Glide Brake Cables,
Crank Brothers Mallet 1 Pedals

and a Partridge in a Pear Tree..

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