A dropper post in its natural habitat.
A dropper post in its natural habitat. (Eric Leslie/Flickr)

Dropper Post

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The Editors

A mountain-bike component that can be raised or lowered with a button mounted on the handlebars. The hydraulic system allows rider to quickly switch between low positions (for technical descents) and high (for climbing).

From Outside Magazine, August 2015 Lead Photo: Eric Leslie/Flickr
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