Learn how to get the most out of your KINEKT Seatpost and customize your ride.
Still stumped? Don’t worry, we’ll show you.
HEIGHT: Middle of bottom bracket to the top of saddle
REACH: Saddle tip to the center of the bars at the stem
TILT: Tilt of your saddle
Install KINEKT 1 cm higher than normal to allow for sag
Install your saddle to the post
See Rider position A, B, C
Sit in normal riding position
Tighten pre-load bolt (control knob) until saddle no longer rises when unweighted
Reset saddle position using your previously recorded measurements
Use previously recorded height, reach and tilt
Loosen or tighten pre-load bolt/control knob until desired comfort, position, and performance are achieved
Further adjust during subsequent rides to establish settings for various surfaces
Record post settings to repeat favorite set-up on any bike!
It’s easy to tune a Kinekt Seatpost to your weight and riding style. The seat post comes with 2 installed springs (1 upper, 1 lower) and 2 additional springs. They’re easy to swap. Use the chart match spring combinations to your preferred ride. Try multiple combinations to get it just right. There’s also an adjuster on the seat post for fine tuning.
LR seatposts come with Black/Black springs installed.
XR seatposts come with Black/Yellow springs installed.
Our lightest, most refined seatpost. Please specify length and LR or XR version when ordering.
Note: All CR seatposts come standard with alloy control knob for easy adjustment.
The new Kinekt LR covers rider weights from 80 to 180 pounds (36 to 82 kg). Comes with a Black/Black spring combination installed (140-180 lbs). Specify length and diameter when ordering.
The new Kinekt XR covers rider weights from 180 to 320 pounds (82 to 145 kg). Comes with a Black/Yellow spring combination installed (190-240 lbs). Specify length and diameter when ordering.
|Carbon Fiber Posts||Aluminum Posts|
|Setback||12 mm||12 mm|
|Travel Range||0 - 35 mm||0 - 35 mm|
|Primary Material||Carbon Fiber||Aircraft Grade 6061 AL|
|Hardware||Stainless Steel||Stainless Steel|