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Stock 234 27.66%
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Aftermarket 2up 128 15.13%
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I found the most comfortable seat is the pillow that is my ex wife's favorite. Given that i am not a complete asshole ( parts are missing at my age eh ), i return it randomly for attempt at being an adult.
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That's a beauty, who built it?
Tony, a Spanish guy. He's pretty good at his job with leather.

Here is his webpage: https://www.tonycueros.com/

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As stated there are parts missing, incomplete is more apt, still working at it however.
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Here's a pic of mine. Made by Rich Phillips. It's a beautiful seat but, not the most comfortable. Especially, on my hardtail.

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I would take the pain. That's one helluva seat!
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I am pleased with my Mustang Daytripper. It has a nice fit.
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