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Old 12-05-16, 07:37 AM
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Originally Posted by Heyspike View Post
Thanks everyone, I ordered one and should be receiving it shortly. I can see how they would really help, we had some real steep drop offs today and I felt very top heavy going down them. A little lower and I would have had more confidence. My LBS is trying to get the one that comes on the Cannondale Beast of the East 1 (I have the BOE 3), but in the mean time I ordered the KS Eten Integra.

With or without a dropper, the proper steep down hill form would be to get your backside behind the seat. The problem with not having a dropper is you can get hung behind the seat and end up crashing after you successfully negotiate the downhill because you can't get back on the seat.
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