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Default LePera, Mustang, Corbin or Drag Specialties?

My stock sporty seat isn't cutting it anymore. I'm open to all manufacturers, looking for most comfortable between like styles. I see many LePera's on here, hear good things about Mustang, love the look of the Drag Specialties Predator, but I like the backrest possibilities on Corbin. Here's what I'm thinking about for my 2002 XL:

Mustang Fastback
Mustang DayTripper
LePera Daytona Sport
Corbin Gunfighter
Corbin Gambler (I understand there's no backrest possibility here)
Drag Specialties Predator

This is mail order, no ride in service. Any input is appreciated.


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Of those listed, the most comfortable is going to be the lepera daytona *(but only with gel)*

the mustang fastback and day tripper are not "COMFY" seats.
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That one's a little pricey with the gel. Kinda making me not want to upgrade and to just deal with the Harley seat. It's about 12" at the widest, drag specialties advertises 10" on theirs, leading me to believe it's nothing but an uncomfortable and nice looking seat.

I suppose I should mention that I take my bike on 500 mile cruises from Texas into Louisiana multiple times a year, so you can understand my desire for a comfortable seat.
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Then get a mustang vintage wide touring seat, in either two up or solo..

they are the most comfortable seats you can get... (but it wasn't on your list)
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I agree, I love the Mustang touring seats but the sleeker ones are not for distance.

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Of those listed, the most comfortable is going to be the lepera daytona *(but only with gel)*

the mustang fastback and day tripper are not "COMFY" seats.
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I have a Mustang Day tripper, looks nice but is only marginally more comfortable then a stock seat. If you want something comfortable for touring get a Mustang Vintage touring seat and a separate P-Pad. I have the wide one but then I am a fat ass.
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Mustang Royal Duke. has about a 4 inch back rise. I just modified my 2 up Royal Duke into a Solo with PP. Comfy seat and has some lower back support. You can get a nice Royal Duke Mustang on Ebay for about 100.00. Not sure if the make them in a solo (think they may) but if not, its not allot of work to modify one.
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Can't beat a Mustang Wide for comfort. Might consider getting an Airhawk just for those long rides.
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Thanks for all the input, y'all. Lots of die hard mustang lovers... I'll look into the vintage and the royal duke. There will be pictures, too
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Well I have a brand new Mustang Regal Duke for your bike in my garage. Never used, if you want to try it.
These are not as sleek as the others you mentioned and tend to look better when you have a sissy bar installed.


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