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View Poll Results: What kind of seat do you use on your sporty?
Stock 217 27.50%
The "Reach" 2 up 12 1.52%
The "Reach" solo 11 1.39%
Sundowner 113 14.32%
Sidekick 9 1.14%
Badlander 43 5.45%
Aftermarket 2up 117 14.83%
Aftermarket Solo 214 27.12%
Other seats 86 10.90%
Piece of plywood 12 1.52%
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wow go badlander woot woot... even tho I ditched the passenger pegs and mounted a ss2r exhaust I cant bring myself to get a solo seat, to me the badlander just flows with the lines of the bike so well... that and a new seat is expensive
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Here's a thread that been going since 05 on seats if you want to check it out also...
http://xlforum.net/forums/s...ead.php?t=9980


For the record, I have stock 2-up, sundowner, bobber style seat, had a mustang vintage (sold it after 6000 miles of use), looking for another solo now.
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Corbin solo for riding alone, and Mustang Vintage for two-up...

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^^^^^^ nice bike man, clean and classy
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A very thin one that is far more comfortable than anyone expects....
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A very thin one that is far more comfortable than anyone expects....
Springs must do something worthwhile. Farmers used to spend day after day on farm equipment for 12-16 hours a day, sitting on metal seats with only springs for give.
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Have a Mustang Daytripper on mine. Like the looks of it. Flows with the lines of my Custom. Comfortable too.
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