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Schmolke is just tooo crazy.  One doesn’t get the same sense of appreciation for this company’s innovations and hyper-engineered parts as I do until they have tried to do it themselves. 
 
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The yoke design on this post is simply amazing.  Typically, tension is held solely on a skinny 5mm bolt, whereas this design uses a beefy triangulated yoke that extends all the way pass the center beam.  There,  a set screw applies tension to the yoke. 
 
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The carbon cradle has a very intricate carbon band that both strengthens the cradle and provides more surface area for the saddle rail.
 
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Of course the shaft itself is heavily butted inside but the pics of that didn’t turn out very well. 
 
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Any the weight for all this beefiness?  Still a ludicrously light 91.3 grams for a 27.2 x 250mm post.