2017 Shimano PRO Koryak Droper Seatpost – 120mm, 30.9/31.6

8/30/2016 : sicklines

, 2017 Shimano PRO Koryak Droper Seatpost – 120mm, 30.9/31.6
Today Shimano has released details on their new PRO dropper seatpost called the Koryak. It offers 120mm of infinite adjustment and is available in 30.9/31.6 sizes. It features internal cable routing and has multiple levers for various placement. Details inside from Shimano.

, 2017 Shimano PRO Koryak Droper Seatpost – 120mm, 30.9/31.6

PRO Enters Mountain Bike Dropper Post Market

New Koryak dropper post delivers 120mm of unlimited adjustment, internal cable routing and multiple lever options

FRIEDRICHSHAFEN, Germany (August 30, 2016) – Designed to inspire confidence through versatility, adaptability and performance synonymous with the PRO name, the Koryak dropper post is a first from the brand.

Weighing in at 520g (including remote and cable) and available in 30.9- or 31.6mm diameter options, the Koryak adjustable alloy seat post brings 120mm of smooth non-indexed travel for on-the-fly adjustability.

The smooth downward movement and quick, responsive upwards rebound of the post is provided by a replaceable air cartridge. The mechanism is operated by an internally routed cable, which runs down the seat post and through the frame, and is connected to a bar-mounted lever by Shimano’s OPTISLICK cables for optimum performance in the face of dirt and mud.

Two lever options are available, a regular up/down lever which can be mounted on the left or right of the bars, or a Firebolt-style lever (compatible with Shimano I-Spec II) for those running 1×11 or a SHIMANO SYNCHRONIZED SHIFT drivetrain, which takes advantage of the free left hand shift lever position for operating the dropper post. A full complement of spares are available including air cartridges and new bushings to prolong longevity.

Availability – Fall 2016.


Shimano has a good track record of producing reliable products with support so this should sell well if the pricing is good. We’ve reached out for pricing and will update this post accordingly.



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