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 Post subject: USE purple seat post
PostPosted: Thu Jun 14, 2007 7:47 pm 
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http://cgi.ebay.co.uk/RETRO-USE-PURPLE- ... dZViewItem


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PostPosted: Thu Jun 14, 2007 10:42 pm 
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Location: USA, sigh...
supahfly...

but what the heck takes such a small post?

so many high-end brit manufacturers never appeared on the US market...it's very interesting for me to discover it all at once here in RB. so thanks for that!

was westpine british? german? anyone own anything by them? crazy hubs there.

i digress.


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PostPosted: Thu Jun 14, 2007 11:27 pm 
Ain't no party like an S Club party
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Nothing i know of takes 25mil. The idea was to shim the post to fit and you bought the correct size (obviously) shim for your frame - eg. 26.8. Think most brit companies at the time did it that way to save on machining costs - certainly U.S.E. and X-lite did...


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shhhhhh im highest bidder, lol

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PostPosted: Thu Jun 14, 2007 11:48 pm 
Ain't no party like an S Club party
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Oh sorry mate. You wanna keep this one quiet then and away from the top of the board...?

Doh! Sorry - couldn't resist...!


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