Titanium has been widely used in different industry field such as aerospace, military, automotive etc. The advantage for the material is that its as strong as some steels but 45% light in general. At high temperature (550 °C or so), its mechanical properties can be resisted; however, in the low temperatures, the titanium will be obtain better toughness and the performance of the strength is also even better than the normal indoor temperature. Therefore, people started to use the material in the bike.
Controltech Ti-Mania Seatpost Specifications:
Special Titanium Slop shape seatpost
6AL-4V Titanium bolts.
Carbon fiber lower saddle rail cradle
Hollow Tube design-3AL -2.5v titanium
Extra durablility and light
Diameter 31.6, 27.2 mm
Length: 350, 400 mm
Offset: 0 mm
Weight: 190g (27.2 x 350mm) / 239g (31.6 x 400 mm)
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