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How can I make the bike seat more comfy, any suggestions?
 

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Don't they make a "comfort" seat for the storm? A cheaper answer though is the airhawk. I used one on my Vulcan and it worked well. Trick is to have minimum amount of air in it.
 

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It has the comfort seat, to it seems in between the regular seat and the commander/LT comfy seat.
In the meantime I increased pre-load and slowed the rebound, will test it shortly
 

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Could always try a sheepskin seat pad. Got one on my tiger & it probably doubles the distance I can ride comfortably. You can pick one up for around £20.
 

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Any particular brand of sheep skin pad?
Do they come with gel pads or something, or is it literally just the sheep skin?
 

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I have used an Alaska Leather sheepskin pad and am very happy with it. I suspect shipping it to Australia would be prohibitively expensive. I would think any sheep skin pad would do. Mine was sheared somewhat short.
Pillion 2 Sheepskin Buttpad®
 

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Any particular brand of sheep skin pad?
Do they come with gel pads or something, or is it literally just the sheep skin?
Just the sheepskin. I bought mine from an eBay seller (would have to look up who) who asks which bike its for then searches out a suitable size for you. Warm when it's cold, cool when it's warm & if/when it gets wet, just shake the water off, works a treat.
 

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Need to get the wife on the back, see if I also need a pillion butt pad too

Cool, thanx for that

I suspect shipping it to Australia would be prohibitively expensive
$25 USD
 

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Here's what you do. Remove the seat from the bike. Turn it over and carefully pry up each staple, documenting where each one was removed from and store them in a labeled baggie. Peel off the seat cover, exposing the foam padding. Roll the removed seat cover, do not fold, and set aside in a cloth bag; a clean pillowcase will do. With a hot wire foam knife and following the contour of the seat base, separate the foam padding from the base. Put the foam padding in a vacuum storage bag, evacuate the air [with a vacuum cleaner] and seal airtight. Collect the baggie of staples, the cloth bag holding the seat cover, the vacuum bag of now-flattened foam padding and the seat base and throw them in the trash. Buy a Mustang seat. You won't be sorry (unless you followed all of these instructions).
 
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OK, but do I need to use flat or needle noae pillars to pull out the staples, and do I use blue or black ink for documentation before rendering the entire process pointless and irrelevent

so many options....
 

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I'd use green ink, it fades quicker than black or blue, thus rendering your notes useless quicker.
 

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How am I suppose to throw away correct notes then? I don't want to waste time taking down all this info if its just going to fade away 5 years after I dump it all the bin
 

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How am I suppose to throw away correct notes then? I don't want to waste time taking down all this info if its just going to fade away 5 years after I dump it all the bin
Sorry, missed a step. Burn the notes.
 

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Can I take pictures of the notes and sell them to Disney so they can make another billion dollar movie trilogy, I heard they are low on ideas.

BTW Im going to buy some sheepskin and cut it up myself
 

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I sent my seat to Russell Cycle Products in CA and had them build a “Day Long” saddle on it. Love it! I’ve done 700 miles in a day.
 

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Yeah, thinking of doing the same, Australian Cumfy Motorcycle Seats
 

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I must agree with PapasmurfMC. The Mustang seat made it possible for me to do 600+ mile days easily. Before that I bought every other seat Triumph offered and none worked as well as the Mustang.
 

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I do like the backrest, but need to fix/adjust the suspension first, no seat will fix/correct that problem.
 

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I must agree with PapasmurfMC. The Mustang seat made it possible for me to do 600+ mile days easily. Before that I bought every other seat Triumph offered and none worked as well as the Mustang.
Ditto on the Mustang seat. Most comfortable seat I have ridden on. Mustang Cat#1683. And it looks sharp too!!
 
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