First teased at last fall’s Eurobike tradeshow, the Ritchey dropper post is finally here. The air sprung Kite WCS comes in two travel lengths (125mm, 90mm), has three position stops (0mm, 35mm, 125mm), and is claimed to weigh less than 500g (including remote and housing). Price is $ 350. “Designed from the ground up by
Longer travel dropper posts are preferred, but one needs to ensure saddle height is maintained. Dropper posts are one of the greatest components for mountain biking, as a rider is able to get the best of both worlds of the high saddle pedaling position and a low descending position. But there are a lot of
The latest Fall Line comes with three remote choices. Canada based 9point8 have rolled out a 34.9mm version of its popular Fall Line dropper post. The 34.9mm Fall Line is available in all standards lengths (125mm, 150mm, 175mm, 200mm) and can also be customized. By profiling the inside diameter of the lower tube, 9point8 made
Taller riders will rejoice at the launch of a new 185mm dropper post. After launching 125mm and 160mm on-the-fly bleedable dropper posts at the beginning of the year, BikeYoke’s highly regarded REVIVE is now available with 185mm of drop. Due to a low stack height of 41mm and the short overall length, the 185mm version
The Bontrager Drop Line comes in 100mm, 125mm, and 150mm travel lengths. What is it Of all the dropper posts that have come out over the past few years, none seem to be without flaw, although some purists still claim the original Gravity Dropper is still the best mainly due to its raw simplicity. But
Learning from the Rainier dropper, the Cascade is lighter, shorter and has more travel. more » http://feeds.vitalmtb.com/~r/VitalMtbSpotlights/~3/VqWKGg9VTUk/Product-Release-PNW-Components-Cascade-Dropper-Post,1611 by rtadlock Looking for Road bikes, check it out here for more details.
The Highline is now available in 100, 125, and 160mm lengths. 160mm Crankbrothers Highline Last year, Crankbrothers launched a new dropper post. Based on previous history we were a bit apprehensive, but after a full season of abuse the post has been nothing but reliable. Our only complaint? It was only available as a 125mm.
With its low weight the 9Point8 Short Stroke might be the first dropper post to see regular use in XC racing. 9Point8 was showing off a couple of interesting pre-production dropper posts that they’re claiming will be the lightest droppers on the market at just 390 grams. The Fall Line dropper posts are shifter cable
9point8 Fall Line R 400×75 is ideal for XC racers and cyclocrossers. Known for the burliest dropper posts around, 9point8 is proud to introduce their Fall Line R dropper. What’s mind-blowing is it’s cuttable too, which allows dropping the weight to 335 grams. Weight is something that’s not too important to the All Mountain rider,
TRS+ dropper mounted on Pivot Switchblade with a 150mm post travel on a small frame. What is it? It is a 125 or 150mm dropper post with a fully mechanical design. Mechanical cable actuation, mechanical spring and a key to hold and release the post. Thus, it is an indexed dropper with 4 distinct seatpost