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once broken in I found it comfortable all day long.

Mustang seats are known for taking a while to break in.
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I run the wide tripper pictured above on my 48. At first it became uncomfortable after about an hour of riding but, once broken in I found it comfortable all day long.

I think this is why I find the seat comfortable and others don't.
Thanks for the feedback. I've heard mustang seats take a while to break in.

I also have ergonomics that are not typical to most riders, I am 5'9" but have short thighs (upper legs) unlike most who have probably lobger legs overall and may be causing extra pressure on the tailbone?

What is your height and ergomomics?
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Thanks for the feedback. I've heard mustang seats take a while to break in.

I also have ergonomics that are not typical to most riders, I am 5'9" but have short thighs (upper legs) unlike most who have probably lobger legs overall and may be causing extra pressure on the tailbone?

What is your height and ergomomics?
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I had around 3000km of seat time before I found it comfortable for 500km plus rides.
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That's definitely a very nice looking seat.

I wonder if I should give my Le Pera another try; maybe I gave up on it too soon?
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That's definitely a very nice looking seat.

I wonder if I should give my Le Pera another try; maybe I gave up on it too soon?
Might be worth a try. I've got a couple ridding buddies that have a Le Pera on their touring bikes and they're happy. Thought I saw a pic of your bike with a Corbin, not happy with it?
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Thanks knuckles, sounds like we are fairly similar. I'm also going with mini floor boards.
BTW very nice lookin 48
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