I need a better seat!!!!!


10 replies to this topic
  • MountainMax

Posted May 13, 2006 - 03:50 PM

#1

I just got back today from a long ride, almost 100km and my @SS is so sore, the seat on the 06 WR450F is very very hard and narrow. Can you guys recomend a larger thicker seat, or maybe thicker foam and new cover?

  • bcavmechanic

Posted May 13, 2006 - 03:57 PM

#2

Check out Guts Racing Seats and Foam http://www.gutsracing.com/ they have three levels of firmness in standard and high foam. I am just getting ready to order a new soft foam for my wife as her seat on her 05' WR 250f is horribly hard and thin. I would like to put a tall one on for her for more padding but she is too short for the bike as it is.
Greg

  • MountainMax

Posted May 13, 2006 - 04:12 PM

#3

Thanks, im very tall so i could use a taller seat with softer foam forsure for the longer rides.

  • Ibis

Posted May 13, 2006 - 05:13 PM

#4

I just completed 12 days of 2,100 mostly seated miles in Baja with the Guts soft foam on my 06 WR 450. I have zero complaints. :ride:

  • MountainMax

Posted May 13, 2006 - 06:44 PM

#5

thanks, a Guts one it will be for me too then........

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  • rudiedj

Posted May 14, 2006 - 08:21 AM

#6

I just use a cycling pants, with the foam insert. helps a lot.

  • Bamster

Posted May 14, 2006 - 08:51 AM

#7

I stand up alot.

  • nitronaf

Posted May 14, 2006 - 02:47 PM

#8

I just completed 12 days of 2,100 mostly seated miles in Baja with the Guts soft foam on my 06 WR 450. I have zero complaints. :ride:

NOICE!!!! congrats on the completion man!
I been looking for a comment like this to silence my um's and ah's
u get tall or stock? also wat cover? :banana:

  • SJMC_DON

Posted May 15, 2006 - 07:12 AM

#9

2 WR's each has had the tall softy foam with the hard core gripper cover, all from GUTS. I had to replace the cover once on my 400 after 3 years...... the one on my 450 has two years on it and still looks good :ride: I ride 3 to 5 times per month its a good quality deal. :banana:

  • Seabass

Posted May 15, 2006 - 04:47 PM

#10

I did some trips down in Baja with the stock seat and after a 300 mile day my arse was sore!! I changed it out and replaced it with the GUTS racing tall/ soft foam and what a difference!! I won't ride without one anymore.

  • MountainMax

Posted May 15, 2006 - 05:39 PM

#11

thanks for the confidence guys, I just ordered the tall seat with the competition cover in SOFT..... Now im wondering if i should/need to raise my handlebars to compensate for the taller seat.




 
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