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Old 28th January 2020
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Ferrous- that bike is stunning. What does the wife think about the ol' bike?
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It looks like she was thinking about going for a ride with him!!
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I thought I would keep you guys in the loop with my seat decision. I found a decent LePera that fits the advice of the XL Forum- flows pretty well, American made, and metal seat pan!

This will be attached to a 75 XLH- do I need a nose bracket that slides under the front frame mount, or a bracket that secures through that frame mount?



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Tongue to slide under. Install a rear-tab too for easy on-off. (V-Twin 31-0661) Seat is pretty comfortable and well made.
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Install a rear-tab too for easy on-off. (V-Twin 31-0661)
Nice! Didn't think of that..
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ABS is good for sewage pipe, I don't understand the moco using that inferior material for their all of them cracked seat pan, even the dealers found it normal that the pan cracks.
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ABS doesn't rust and is lighter and cheaper than steel.

LePera is a nice seat.
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