Theme Select



Forum Default

Permanently

Author Topic: Yet Another Seat  (Read 1668 times)

0 Members and 1 Guest are viewing this topic.

Online Winger

  • XR God
  • *****
  • Topic Author
  • Posts: 2939
  • Town: Birmingham
  • Country: gb
Yet Another Seat
on: August 28, 2020, 12:39:59 PM
As I've said many times the stock seat was a 'No Goer' right from day one so never had it, came with the BM high seat its been OK but always felt at 6ft and 32" inside leg I'd prefer less cramped legs and I like to sit on a bike not in it, bought a Wunderlich and didn't like that and months ago bought another and just never around to trying it till last Wednesday did a tad short of 200 miles two up so it worked for both of us, it is high but one of those Eureka parts of the jigsaw puzzle I've been looking for.


#1

Online Mareng1

  • XR God
  • *****
  • Posts: 1094
  • Bike: S1000XR
  • Town: Cumbria
  • Country: gb
Re: Yet Another Seat
Reply #1 on: August 28, 2020, 01:03:45 PM
Another Wunderlich seat?

Are Wunderlichs still made by Kahedo (along with Touratech)?

#2

Online Winger

  • XR God
  • *****
  • Topic Author
  • Posts: 2939
  • Town: Birmingham
  • Country: gb
Re: Yet Another Seat
Reply #2 on: August 28, 2020, 01:17:38 PM
No, just a custom seat made by who knows...but it’s nothing short of a transformation, certainly not for everyone not by a long chalk, when we got home my other half’s comment ‘Fallen back in love it have we’  :001: that’s the X/R because other bikes have been getting the TLC
Last Edit: August 28, 2020, 01:18:36 PM by Winger

#3

Offline jj

  • XR Junior
  • *
  • Posts: 1
  • Country: gb
Re: Yet Another Seat
Reply #3 on: September 23, 2020, 09:26:55 PM
Where did you get your "Eureka" seat from?

#4

Online Winger

  • XR God
  • *****
  • Topic Author
  • Posts: 2939
  • Town: Birmingham
  • Country: gb
Re: Yet Another Seat
Reply #4 on: September 24, 2020, 03:59:28 PM
I bought it off EBay on an absolute whim, which normally means them going in the loft....

And no i’ ve no idea who made it despite some investigations  :084:

#5

Offline TheRat

  • XR Junior
  • *
  • Posts: 4
  • Country: gb
Re: Yet Another Seat
Reply #5 on: September 24, 2020, 11:35:57 PM
On a previous bike that had a totally unbearable saddle I had Seth Laam rework it.
There was a telephone conversation where Seth asked what was uncomfortable about the current seat and where.
What was then delivered was a well sculptured masterpiece that 100% worked.

You have to send Seth your seat to use.  I am in the UK so shipping my seat to him was not cost effective, so I bought a used one on USA eBay and had that delivered to Seth, who then posted it to me in the UK when done.

There is usually a waiting list, but there's a reason for that.

Link here: http://laamseats.com/
Last Edit: September 24, 2020, 11:36:58 PM by TheRat

#6

Online Winger

  • XR God
  • *****
  • Topic Author
  • Posts: 2939
  • Town: Birmingham
  • Country: gb
Re: Yet Another Seat
Reply #6 on: January 08, 2021, 07:21:33 AM
With another seat thread running and many others seat threads on here bumped this up to show another option.

#7

Offline Momo1970

  • XR Junior
  • *
  • Posts: 3
Re: Yet Another Seat
Reply #7 on: January 09, 2021, 07:05:17 PM
Do you have a link to the eBay post?

#8

Online Winger

  • XR God
  • *****
  • Topic Author
  • Posts: 2939
  • Town: Birmingham
  • Country: gb
Re: Yet Another Seat
Reply #8 on: January 09, 2021, 07:54:43 PM
The seller was stumpy123stumpy if you look he’s a trader of bike bits.

 



dysfunctional