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Old 12-28-2011, 10:58 PM
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Default Re: Are banana seats comfortable?

Originally Posted by lowracer View Post
I too have searched for the Holy Grail of bike saddles & bought a banana seat to try out. They are very uncomfortable for both motorized biking & pedal biking. I wanted one mainly to solve the riding 2-UP issues (daughter likes to go too).
My favorite saddle for motorized bicycle riding is a big leather rear sprung beach cruiser seat found on eBay for $87 made by Gyes & sold by Darcro.
I've got one like this. They're comfy. I learned my lesson a while back: cheap seats feel cheap, and they ride hard. I don't need to come back from a ride feeling like I've slid down a long banister until I slammed into the newel post. Quality comfortable seats are the bomb!

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