In a message dated 4/4/04 3:45:27 PM, firstname.lastname@example.org writes:
<< BTW, did the Mavic SSC gruppo include a seatpost? >>
All the early SSC equipped bikes I saw (maybe 5 or 6 total) had Simplex seat posts. The later Mavic group (w/the 631 crankset "showcased" by G. Lemond) did include a Mavic seatpost (I have only seen these in black) but these had a clamp which also resembled Simplex posts from the same era.