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WCS Kite Dropper Seatpost

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Description

When designing the WCS Kite dropper, Tom looked at what makes existing droppers fail and why their lifespan was so short. He knew service was a main contributing factor in dropper's lives, and wanted to create a post that could be easily serviced should something happen. In doing so, he created a system that is deceptively simple and incredibly reliable.

The 3-position Kite offers 30mm of initial drop - the optimal height for lowered center of gravity while still providing an efficient pedal stroke - and full drop for when getting low an behind the rear end is necessary.

Tech Specs

Material2014 alloy
Diameter31.6mm
Total length380mm (including 80mm of minimum insert)
Travel options125mm
Offsetzero
Saddle clamp2-bolt fore/aft
Saddle clamp torque10Nm (max)
Seat collar torque5Nm (max)
Inflation pressure10psi
Weightsub 500 grams (including remote & housing)
Colorblack
Three travel stops (0, 30mm, full drop)
Stealth cable routing 
Compatible with a variety of brake lever and bar mount configurations including Shimano I-SPEC I / II & SRAM Matchmaker 
Included remote lever with standard clamp (lower left / upper right setup), housing and cable, barrel adjuster
Easily servicable
Ritchey WCS KITE Dropper Post Installation

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