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post #11 of 15 (permalink) Old 11-14-2012, 10:44 PM
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Mean city makes nice ones
I am 5'5" and use the HD reduced reach seat I got on ebay cheap...just fyi
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post #12 of 15 (permalink) Old 11-14-2012, 10:55 PM Thread Starter
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@ Coiln is your wife on a RG? When you say you lowered it are you talking about shorter shocks? I have the RG custom.

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No the wife is not on a RG, she is on a 1200 custom.

Roughly 1 inch difference in stock seat heights BUT once she added the Mustang seat she was up over the RG height.
Seating position & bars make a huge difference in comfort.

there are lowering kits for the tour bikes that use the same shock but change the angle, good for a 1" drop anything lower I would do shocks.


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post #14 of 15 (permalink) Old 11-19-2012, 10:26 PM
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Support your local economy by going local. Why support others while you can give your business locally.

Im pretty sure mean city cycles do a good job on the seats but I would rather talk to a real person up front and tell me what my actual needs are instead of filling out a worksheet and wasting most of my money on shipping costs.

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post #15 of 15 (permalink) Old 11-20-2012, 10:22 AM
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Support your local economy by going local.
I can get behind that idea. My new LePera Aviator will be undergoing some upgrades at my local hot rod auto upholstery shop soon.


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