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Help! Under seat mount for tail light?

Old 09-05-22, 03:55 PM
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Help! Under seat mount for tail light?

Have a 2021 Specialized Tarmac SL7 Pro
currently using the Trek/Bontrager Flare rear tail light. Love it for its size, lightweight, and run time. Have it mounted to my seat post currently. Looking to find a mount that will stash it up under the seat between the seat rails. I can’t seem to find anything. Anyone have any ideas or solutions? Thx!!!
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Old 09-05-22, 04:54 PM
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I see some items on Etsy which may be what you're looking for, but why bother having a light at all if you want it mounted somewhere your derriere would obstruct from the view of others?
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This place has all kids of pieces that might help you, quality might be an issue but how bad could it be?
https://www.aliexpress.com/item/3256...d=W70R4mxQ2wjg
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Something like this?

Amazon.com : AromaHome Bicycle Saddle Support Seat-Post Mount Tail Light Holder for Bontrager Trek Taillight : Sports & Outdoors
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Mine is hooked to my under seat bontrager bag.
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if your under seat bag does not have the attachment or provision to mount a tail light - you can attach / sew a small strap of leather (or whatever) to your bag and then attach your tail light to the strap / bag

I had a shoe repair man sew the leather straps to my under seat bags

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Old 09-05-22, 07:44 PM
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This may work.

https://www.trekbikes.com/us/en_US/e...RoC7d0QAvD_BwE
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Since you have a specialized saddle, get a STIX ELITE 2 tail light and the saddle mount.
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Originally Posted by Mojo31 View Post

That will only work with Bontrager saddles with the mounting options built in to the saddles if I recall correctly.
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Originally Posted by jaxgtr View Post
That will only work with Bontrager saddles with the mounting options built in to the saddles if I recall correctly.
Hence the "may." Specialized has a similar mount for its Stix light, so it just depends on whether the hole spacing and size is the same.
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Originally Posted by Mojo31 View Post
Hence the "may." Specialized has a similar mount for its Stix light, so it just depends on whether the hole spacing and size is the same.
Ahh, I was not aware they were doing that as well.
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Originally Posted by jaxgtr View Post
Ahh, I was not aware they were doing that as well.
Well, I have the advantage of having one on a Specialized bike. But, I'm not in a position to take it off and see if it fits a Trek saddle.
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This is how I use mine.

https://www.trekbikes.com/us/en_US/e...Code=greylight

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Here you go:
https://www.amazon.com/AromaHome-Bic...%2C100&sr=8-12

I have something similar for the Fly6 rear camera/light and it works great. This is an old pic as I recently sold the Lynskey but the light stays nice and tucked under the saddle.

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