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post #1 of 10 (permalink) Old 03-11-2019, 03:46 PM Thread Starter
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New to this forum. After owning six Harley’s I decided to join the dark (light?) side and bought a 2019 Goldwing Tour. Love it, except for the seat. I’m amazed that Honda put such an uncomfortable saddle on this bike. There seems to be a very small aftermarket but I need a solution. Any others have experience with this?
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post #2 of 10 (permalink) Old 03-11-2019, 03:48 PM
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Russell Day Long seat. Custom made for your dimensions. Arguably the best there is.

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post #3 of 10 (permalink) Old 03-11-2019, 04:40 PM
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Wingsoft aftermarket on my 2010 has worked great for me for 8 years. Mine moved me back a few inches and releaved the knee strain I used to have on long trips. Take a look;

I've heard he works on the new model seat and has come up with some solutions.

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Welcome to the GWOF hope you find a comfortable saddle.

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post #5 of 10 (permalink) Old 03-11-2019, 06:53 PM
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Welcome to the forum. Honda designs great bikes, not great seats.

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post #6 of 10 (permalink) Old 03-11-2019, 06:53 PM
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From Alabama, welcome to the forum!

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post #7 of 10 (permalink) Old 03-11-2019, 07:38 PM
Hello and welcome to the forum from Michigan.

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post #8 of 10 (permalink) Old 03-12-2019, 07:21 AM
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Welcome to the GWOF from the Keystone state. I had a Saddleman Roadsofa on my 98 Wing and loved it. Quite a few 600+ miles per day on that one.. Hope you find one that fits you.

Enjoy the forum and get to know the great bunch of guys/gals on here.

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Get an Air Hawk. No worries.
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post #10 of 10 (permalink) Old 03-12-2019, 09:54 AM
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Welcome to the GWOF from another PA. guy. For my money and my 1500, I have always had great results, and trusted Hartco Seats.

Here's a link to their site an a pic of their aftermarket entry.
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