Originally Posted by jawdrop on hardtail
Hey thx bud, i thought the same thing as you (about the pedals) until i took it for a snow ride this past Sunday. Surprisingly, the pedals are stickier than you would think (and they're cromo/alu vs plastic - in case that's what you were thinking).
Never heard of a seat post exploding and ending up where the sun don't shine...ouch! :) it may have been a defect or operator error :D