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Seat post to long?

Discussion in 'Bicycle Mechanics and Repairs' started by chris42, 2 Aug 2007.

  1. chris42

    chris42 New Member

    Location:
    Deal, Kent
    Is it possibel for to much of the seatpost to be in the frame?
    Could this cause a rattle/buzzing noise?
     
  2. Steve Austin

    Steve Austin The Marmalade Kid

    Location:
    Mlehworld
    Never heard of one causing a buzzing...maybe one of them bonty buzzkills would sort it? ;)
     
  3. chris42

    chris42 New Member

    Location:
    Deal, Kent
    no! No my wife has those in her 5.2 and I really dont like the look of them!
     
  4. Steve Austin

    Steve Austin The Marmalade Kid

    Location:
    Mlehworld
    i meant to put it in the bottom of the seatpost ;)

    Are you sure its buzzing?
     
  5. TimO

    TimO Veteran

    Location:
    London
    It doesn't sound like a likely source of a buzz or rattle, there's a lot of other places I'd look first.

    If you're really worried, and it's that long, hacksaw off the excess.
     
  6. simon_adams_uk

    simon_adams_uk Über Member

    Location:
    SW London