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Offline tocadisco

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aftermarket seat options
« on: October 15, 2011, 01:06:20 pm »
hi , i want to fit a 'softer' seat on the 690.
any feedback on the 'powerparts' seat and/or other options available ?
' 09 690 E
' 09 200 XCW
 

Offline ALLAWYN

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Re: aftermarket seat options
« Reply #1 on: November 07, 2011, 01:27:17 pm »
I have recently done "long" rides on my 690, between 7 hours and 14 hours per day, imposable to sit on that seat, the biggest problem is being to narrow and not sitting on your cheeks ??? Being to hard is the second problem but the narrowness is what kills me.

Someone help please :o ::) :-[
 

Offline 777

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Re: aftermarket seat options
« Reply #2 on: November 07, 2011, 01:36:26 pm »
I used a local upholster gent who does the bike shops in Dbn . made my seat , lower, wider and softer ,search 690 seat , i put a pic on WD a while ago
TS 50- Gave away
RM 125- Not sure where it is.
IT 200- Sold.
XT 550- Sold.
CR 250-Sold. RMX 250-Sold WR 250-Sold. CFR 450x-Sold. CRF 250x-Sold. XT 660R- Sold KTM 690 Enduro- Alfie Cox Special Edition .Honda XR 650L., WR450, Current bikes, KTM 500 Six Days and BMW 800GS
 

Offline LONG BOB

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Re: aftermarket seat options
« Reply #3 on: November 14, 2011, 09:19:52 am »
Hi I orded a comfort seat from railyraid, took 10days and cost R1300 incl shipping, its not really soft but its much wider and seems comfortable, haven't tested it on long ride yet,
 

Offline reset1

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Re: aftermarket seat options
« Reply #4 on: December 02, 2011, 05:04:01 pm »
? airhawk? works fine for my 6fotty
there is only one kind of adventure, the lc4 kind