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PostSubject: Re: Stock seat - how comfortable?   Sun Feb 15, 2015 11:48 am

Airhawk if I'm on it for a long trip. 2hours a time is ok, by then I need coffee, GRiSO needs fuel,
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PostSubject: Re: Stock seat - how comfortable?   Sun Feb 15, 2015 2:26 pm

Put the stock seat on the GRiSO for the Grotto run this am. Oiy, what a POS. But then I'm 6' with a 36" inseam and a skinny bum. Seat has the wrong curve and wants to slide me into the tank and I need to push my bum back.

Seats are pretty subjective so consider yourself lucky if your bum is easy to please.
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PostSubject: Re: Stock seat - how comfortable?   Sun Feb 15, 2015 6:16 pm

damn rboe. I have a 36" inseam too but I top out at 6'4"

The reviews of the Corbin sound like they are right up my alley. Especially the riding positions. That was very good to know.

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PostSubject: Re: Stock seat - how comfortable?   Sun Feb 15, 2015 6:32 pm

Totally subjective topic of course, but I'm perfectly comfortable with the stocker. I keep my passenger pegs down all the time and can hook my heels on them occasionally for a different "sit" and that works great for me. Besides, I have to stop for gas and a piss every couple of hours anyway. Have done many 600+ mile days with the stock seat, rear peg option and regular stops.


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PostSubject: Re: Stock seat - how comfortable?   Sun Feb 15, 2015 6:43 pm

DM, a bike accident shortened up my back by two inches so I'm more of a freak of nature than before. Smile

I'm amazed by the number of folks that like the GRiSO seat. Not surprised though. Luckily, there are tons of choices out there for folks not so fortunate and need to tweak seat. Smile
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PostSubject: Re: Stock seat - how comfortable?   Mon Feb 16, 2015 5:08 am

GRiSO seat is more comfortable than my reclining sofa.
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PostSubject: Re: Stock seat - how comfortable?   Mon Feb 16, 2015 3:18 pm

The GRiSO isn't designed for you tall bastards!! Razz Razz Razz Laughing Laughing
It's Italian made remember? Laughing

I guess the perfect rider size would be 5.8/ 5.9"...
My only bitchin' is that a small fuck like myself, isn't flat footed.
It would be nice to be planted down in parking lots etc... can't have it all.
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PostSubject: Re: Stock seat - how comfortable?   Mon Feb 16, 2015 3:24 pm

Short guy have Harley's....... Razz
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PostSubject: Re: Stock seat - how comfortable?   Mon Feb 16, 2015 3:32 pm

rboe wrote:
Short  guy have Harley's....... Razz

Not the ones that can ride.Smile
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PostSubject: Re: Stock seat - how comfortable?   Mon Feb 16, 2015 3:34 pm

The ones that can ride can take off the training wheels....... Thumbs Up
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PostSubject: Re: Stock seat - how comfortable?   Mon Feb 16, 2015 3:35 pm

(tongue is firmly planted in the cheek Very Happy )
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PostSubject: Re: Stock seat - how comfortable?   Mon Feb 16, 2015 4:03 pm

You guys are mean! Crying or Very sad
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PostSubject: Re: Stock seat - how comfortable?   Tue Feb 17, 2015 10:51 am

Same here Pascal. Vertically challenged. .... But dynamite comes in small packages.
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PostSubject: Re: Stock seat - how comfortable?   Tue Feb 17, 2015 3:41 pm

Tod. wrote:
Same here Pascal. Vertically challenged. .... But dynamite comes in small packages.

Ha!! I fucking thought so! Very Happy

I got to ride a friend ZX10 a while back and a 675 Daytona at Bike Week...
I couldn't wait to get off those bikes I was so uncomfortable.
The Triumph was a nite mare after 20 minutes, not only with the sore ass but my forearms/triceps weren't happy.
So tall bastards might be well, too tall Very Happy but some bikes just have some messed up ergos no matter what.
Like already mentioned, comfort is rather subjective...
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PostSubject: Re: Stock seat - how comfortable?   Tue Feb 17, 2015 11:05 pm

SHORT GUYS RULE!  cheers

Finally, I've been waiting all my life for this. Actually, I've always known it to be true. I have one friend who's a full foot taller than me at 6'-7" and man, does he suffer. Can't find a comfortable car to drive, has to pay extra to upgrade every flight, and generally doesn't fit anywhere. I've always been a shrimp - I think the GRiSO was made just for me!

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PostSubject: Re: Stock seat - how comfortable?   Fri May 15, 2015 3:43 pm

HI i think, why we are not getting numb bum on the GRiSO is the high foot pegs, they keep the backs of your higher legs of the seat therefore not cutting off circulation.ill be keeping the original seat i love the look and the feel, i can't believe i don't have to do any mods to this bike to be happy just things to personalize it, and that's the part we all love isn't it.

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