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Default The argument for getting a custom seat

Even though it took a few months to get it just right, due mostly to previous workload with the local fire Dept, Tommy’s upholstery in Victoria BC really knocked this one out of the park!

It was a collaboration where I built the frame and they did the test using a stock Sporty foam.
All for under 600$
They used grippy vinyl in the middle bits and it feels fantastic and keeps the rider planted when on-throttle
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Current Build '05 XL883L -->1275 Basic Kit, Cometic Gasket Kit (THE CORRECT ONE), Colony Fasteners Kit, Extra Plate Clutch, 38tooth Primary, 07+ oil pump upgrade
D cams, Hammer Pushrods, stock heads, S&S Precision Hydraulic Lifters, CV Performance CV40 Carb upgrade with EZ-Justs and V-Ductor
Arlen Air Cleaner, DK filter relocation, DK 4 stage EBS
Custom 1-piece front fender and swingarm-mounted rear fender, paint and pinstriping (done by me)
R9 Kustoms Duffel Bag & Combustion Industries Custom sissy bar for chopped fender struts
Rick's Motorsport LiFePO4 Reg/Rec, Upgraded CE Stator & Solid Rotor
TC88A sensor harness, coil, All Balls Racing 1.4KW Starter, 4AWG feed, Antigravity Lithium Battery with Restart function
Motogadget: m-unit, motoscope mini w/gauge holder & indicators, m button, m switch minis, m lock, inverted all-in-one tail light on custom altered stock seat, Kellerman Bullet R/B/T 1000's, Speedmotoco 8" LED DRL Projector headlight
Custom powdercoated frame with internal wiring, Custom electronics & battery enclosure, Goodridge SS rear brake line
D&D Bobcat 2-1
Lowbrow Customs Pursuit Brass pegs, shifters and grips, TC Bros Fwd controls
Custom Tuck-n-Roll Seat from Tommy's Upholstery Vic BC
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