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Can anyone give me an honest review of the Touratech aftermarket seats? I've seen a lot of posts on Sargent, Corbin, Seat Concepts, etc. But not many on Touratech. I'm leaning towards them because their seats retain the height of original. I'm very pleased with the rider triangle and would like to keep the ergonomics the same. Any reviews would be appreciated. Cheers.
 

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Can anyone give me an honest review of the Touratech aftermarket seats? I've seen a lot of posts on Sargent, Corbin, Seat Concepts, etc. But not many on Touratech. I'm leaning towards them because their seats retain the height of original. I'm very pleased with the rider triangle and would like to keep the ergonomics the same. Any reviews would be appreciated. Cheers.
I would be interested to know if they make that seat themselves or who makes it for them. Just out of curiosity...
Along with how ppl like them
 

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I would be interested to know if they make that seat themselves or who makes it for them. Just out of curiosity...
Along with how ppl like them
I don't believe Touratech manufactures anything for themselves, do they? I could be wrong, however, I do believe the seats are made by Kahedo.
 

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I don't believe Touratech manufactures anything for themselves, do they? I could be wrong, however, I do believe the seats are made by Kahedo.
doubt they do too, good to know on the seats..
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I had a TT seat on my R1100GS. it was remade by the previous owner who found it to be too hard. so he added a gel pad. One thing you can certainly expect from TT is that the foam will be a much higher quality than the original (made to a budget) seat. with seats its nearly always all about the foam. The vast majority of OEM seats use a cheap single density foam. The after market makers either use a foam they have made for them specifically.. or a multi-density. Most UK seat specialists use multi-density for a complete remodel.
 

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I had a TT seat on my R1100GS. it was remade by the previous owner who found it to be too hard. so he added a gel pad. One thing you can certainly expect from TT is that the foam will be a much higher quality than the original (made to a budget) seat. with seats its nearly always all about the foam. The vast majority of OEM seats use a cheap single density foam. The after market makers either use a foam they have made for them specifically.. or a multi-density. Most UK seat specialists use multi-density for a complete remodel.
I have a comparison photo somewhere of a before/after of a Triumph Tiger 800 "comfort seat" that i had redone at a local shop near me called Bichn Stichn. Triumph advertised the "comfort seat" as having a gel pad for comfort, but when the local shop took off the cover, they found the gel pad thin and not much larger than a small mouse pad. Bitchn Stichn re-shaped the seat using multi-density foam and a proper-sized medical-grade gel pad. Much much better :)
 

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I've put a Touratech Comfort seat one piece DriRide High on my 2018 AT. It's 40mm higher that the OEM seat. It's a good quality piece and I prefer the one-piece design with with no step. It works well but I find I'm getting a bit of bum ache after 1 1/2 hours. I think Touratech go for function over comfort. I had the same with a Touratech seat on my BMW 800 GS - great for lanes and tracks but not so comfortable on extended highway sections. I had a a Sargent seat on a Multistrada 1200 for 8 years and it was the most comfortable seat I've ever had on a motorcycle.
 

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i just bought a used TT Low seat for my ATAS, ridden it only 60 miles in the city these last 2 days and i like it. it feels lower than the Low Seat from Honda. tomorrow hopefully i'll ride some 100 miles or more and i'll let you know how that goes. I also own 2 Corbin seats for my ATAS and i dont love them.

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i just bought a used TT Low seat for my ATAS, ridden it only 60 miles in the city these last 2 days and i like it. it feels lower than the Low Seat from Honda. tomorrow hopefully i'll ride some 100 miles or more and i'll let you know how that goes. I also own 2 Corbin seats for my ATAS and i dont love them.

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Is that the one piece? How did it fit and for getting on and off

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I had a Corbin on a DR650 that was like a board, as well. But it felt better than the stock one...
I had a Corbin on my Triumph Trophy 3. The stock seat was soft and comfortable for the first 40 to 60 minutes. After that forget it. The Corbin was very firm but good for several hours at a time. A friend had a 1200 Trophy with what appeared to be the same Corbin saddle. His never broke in enough to go from very hard to very firm. He spent far more time on his bike than I did mine.
 

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Is that the one piece? How did it fit and for getting on and off

Cheers
it's this one:


the low version.

i rode 100 miles today and i like the position waaaay better than the stock low seat. it's firmer and a little more comfortable. my butt still hurt tho.

cheers!
 

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I had a Corbin on a DR650 that was like a board, as well. But it felt better than the stock one...
My uncle is considering them for his DR650 project as he researched Corbin seats gets smoother overtime. The parts for the bike and the truck from 4WheelOnline arrived and getting installed this week so he got some time to decide for the seat.
 

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I've put a Touratech Comfort seat one piece DriRide High on my 2018 AT. It's 40mm higher that the OEM seat. It's a good quality piece and I prefer the one-piece design with with no step. It works well but I find I'm getting a bit of bum ache after 1 1/2 hours. I think Touratech go for function over comfort. I had the same with a Touratech seat on my BMW 800 GS - great for lanes and tracks but not so comfortable on extended highway sections. I had a a Sargent seat on a Multistrada 1200 for 8 years and it was the most comfortable seat I've ever had on a motorcycle.
I have a oem Honda High seat my AT and i'm not happy with it. I find it wery soft.I'd like harder high seat. I want buy a Touratech one price DriRide High seat. I would like to ask what is your experience about it.Is it hader than Oem seat?
 

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I have a oem Honda High seat my AT and i'm not happy with it. I find it wery soft.I'd like harder high seat. I want buy a Touratech one price DriRide High seat. I would like to ask what is your experience about it.Is it hader than Oem seat?
sorry, it is harder not hader.
 
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