Good point, I would have thought the lower the extender the less leverage it has on the clamp which holds it?
Yes, that, and eliminating the projecting tube which would look plain stupid and irritating, unless you wanted turn it into a bud vase.
Cutting can be done with a tube cutter used in plumbing.
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