Burgtec X-Press seatpost review

Dependable carbon post

Our rating 
3.5 out of 5 star rating 3.5
GBP £85.00 RRP | USD $130.09
burgtec X-Press Seatpost

Our review

Expensive, great looking, opinion-dividing seatpost
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The latest product from the Burgtec boys is the X-Press post, aimed at the increasingly weight conscious gravity set.


Running carbon posts on bikes with high-impact stacks is always down to personal choice, but if any carbon post is going to withstand abuse, then this is surely it.

The X-Press is constructed from a thick carbon post pressed and bonded into a machined 7075 alloy clamp with titanium bolts.


Weight is good at 210g with the added carbon thickness toughening things up. It’s not cheap but what you do get is a trick-looking, light post capable of taking the knocks.

Product Specifications


Name X-Press Seatpost (09)
Brand Burgtec

Weight (g) 210
Available Colours Carbon
Length (mm) 300
Material 7075 Carbon Fibre
Diameters Available 27.2mm 30.9mm 31.6mm