Category: Seatposts

Shimano M730 Deore XT seatpost – not pathetic genuine rare and vintage

Shimano makes seatpost, may come as news to somebody. Well at least they used to, I do not know if they produce seatposts anymore under the Shimano label but the old school posts was robust and relatively nice looking parts.
The black Shimano M730 seatpost has a simple one bolt saddle clamp system that is not [...]

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Posted in Seatposts, Shimano Deore XT on Nov 14th, 2009, 1:40 pm by Retro mountain biker     

Bontrager 31.6mm comp seatpost

Once upon a time Bontrager was associated with hardcore steel MTB frames that aimed for perfection by execution rather than good looks and visual design.
This hardcore mindset was applied to components with the aim of producing longer lasting, safer and better components than anybody else.
Critics may claim Bontrager products where also the most boring looking [...]

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Posted in Seatposts on Sep 6th, 2009, 12:37 am by Retro mountain biker