Just purchased my first Transalp...delighted with it. It's an oldie which I intend to tour on. I need to replace the standard bubble screen with a comfy touring job asap. If you have one for sale, please contact email [email protected]
There doesn't appear to be an aftermarket comfy seat option for the 650?
General comment appears to be use an Airhawk for longer journeys.
Question is has anybody ever tried fitting an airhawk IN a saddle?
I do like to tinker:D:D:D
I am planning on renting a bike in Corsica for a few days, with probably around 3 days of 2-up touring.
It appears I can get a Yam 660 for a LOT less money than a vstrom (which I know is dead comfy 2-up, cos I've got one) or NC700X.
Without me posting pics of the missus' ras, can anyone offer...
Hi all, I've coughed up for a tarted up Dakar seat and have my standard GS saddle going spare, it's in VGC with no rips or tears and comfy.
Selling it for £50 if you want to pick it up or £60 if you want it posted.
Oh, and it's black (I know some can be a bit 'funky') Can post a pic if...
Just need a little bit of advice.
I've picked up an Ikea sheepskin to make a comfy seat cover from.
What is the best shape to cut it? Square or custom shaped to the seat?
And what is the best way of fixing it onto the seat?
Anyone out there got any advice on camping mats/ beds?
I'm after one that's really comfy for a creaky old git (me) and not too heavy or bulky - or spendy.
The american TravelLite Ultralite camping bed looks good but is 175 beer tokens, and the Exped Synmat 7 Pump (honest!) looks good but is...
i went to halfords the other day and saw they sell pretty tidy gel padded cycling shorts so i brought some 19.99
tried them on a long journey and yeah they work.just thought i would mention it.
saves pounds on a new seat
Well I am in agony with this vara my back and neck are killing me and yet everyone else says there ace:confused:
cant get my head round it to tourtech do a seat anyone made any mods that work starting to lose hope here:(
reckon it will be going on swapz at this rate not happy at all.
How can I make my seat more comfy?
I find more than an hour in the saddle and I'm getting a numb bum. I know lots say the TA is a very comfy bike, but looking it appears it's all the light and small people that find this. Being over 6'2" and especially after Christmas in the upper reaches of...
OK, The CM Seats route is to be taken... http://www.cmseats.co.uk/Blank%20Page%2020.htm
With A Sheepskin as recommend by (Well suggested at least ;o) )
The Question is.... Anyone got a spare seat for a 2001 @ they wouldn't mind parting with for a small exhange of currency? (Surface Condition...
Hi Folks... :o)
No Haven't bought my AT Yet, but getting close... :o)
Would like to know if anyone can recommend a 2Up Comfy seat for RD07...?
Currently looking at the CM Seats Basket Weave Offering... ( http://www.cmseats.co.uk/Blank%20Page%2020.htm ) Bottom of Page
They seem to be the only...
I have had a 650 TA for a month now and got my first oppertunity to do a longish run at the weekend
only a couple of problems
1. the fuel guage seams to go from 1/4 full to below the red in a very short space of time and I have not yet got used to the idea of no reserve
2. and of most concern...