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Does anyone have any experience with these?

When I purcased my Wing, it had a Corbin seat which fits me like a glove but is not very well padded. I'm considering trying an Airhawk for both cushioning and air flow, but thought I'd seek some humble opinions before I invest.
 

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Dang... A whole week went by with nary a response so I decided to ordered one anyway from Wingstuff. What a difference it made. We rode 300+ miles to Death Valley today and another 300 would have been a piece of cake.

If you've got a hard seat, the Airhawk might be the ticket.
 

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Sorry you didn't get a response.
Two things come to my mind though. 1) Did you notice that you said that you were riding. Well you know I'm jealous I go to the garage & look at my bikes. LOL
2) Thanks for the feedback on the product maybe you'll help other guys.:D:D:D

Safe riding dad maybe some month we'll get rid of this white stuff here in Pa. & start riding too.
 

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i use a gelpad on my seat not for comfort my seat is comfortable but its too low. i've had it long enough that the memory foam has worn away
 

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I have a Corbin seat as well on my 85 LTD and it fits well.It does'nt flatten out after an
hour or two like my stock seat but its a hard seat,thats the trade off.I would'nt mind trying a an airhawk seat cushion but alas they arn't listed for the 1200. I'm now thinking about a Sheepskin cover
any other ideas for softening a hard Corbin seat a little?
 

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The Airhawk doesn't sit you much higher than usual when properly inflated. You're only slightly higher than your normal height, but a lot more comfy. The attached Youtube video link describes how to inflate and adjust the seat for opimum comfort. I suppose if you inflated it enough, you could pick up and extra 1" - 1 1/2" of height.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5G_yZLgF76c

I had some concerns regarding supporting the bike when stopped because my legs are short but the air in the cushion shifts into adjoining cells when I extend my legs downward resulting in no change of height.

Sorry Bill, the Airhawk won't help much with your PA situation. If it makes you feel any better, Furnace Creek in Death Valley was so cold yesterday, people actually resorted to wearing t-shirts instead of tank tops and only about half the people we encountered dared to wear their flip-flops. :D

Bstar, I wasn't 100% sure myself regarding the size I needed so I went to the manufacturer's website to check. The Medium Cruiser (14" X 14") fits the stock GL1800 seat and probably most other Wings as well. I measured my Corbin and the "medium cruiser" size was a perfect fit. Here's their link as well

http://www.therohostore.com/Product...ser-Seating-System-wCover__CRUISERMEDIUM.aspx

The manufacturer's website sells the cushion for $189.95 and Wingstuff sells it for around $170. Order $5.00 worth of extra goodies and Wingstuff offers free shipping (for orders over $175) to boot!
 

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Great personal product review, Radarsdad. Two thumbs up for posterior pleasure. I went to the International Motorcycle Show in D.C. yesterday, with some pocket money to burn, but none of these vendors were there. $15.00 to cover the ticket purchase could have gone towards a " click it " purchase.
 

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I've tried both models of the airhawk - and was astonished. Seems so simple, but this is one idea that actually works.

I gather than the company developed the idea from products made to improve comfort for burns victims....


Anyway, my wife (She Who Must Be Obeyed) and I have tried tham - deluxe premium and budget versions, and they work astonishingly well. Not much difference between the two versions in terms of performance, but eth delux one is made of softer, thicker rubber, so should last longer.

Hedgehog:D:D
 

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Hey rojerronny, you got mail;)
 

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+1 on the Airhawk. I posted on this some time ago. I had an Airhawk several years back and was pleased. Sold the bike and everything else with it. Fast forward 10 years, second time around I just thought I'd try other solutions... Well bought another Airhawk. For me there is nothing better
 

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I've been using an Air Hawk since 2003 or 04 and I believe them to be the BEST solution for a seat. I have an 02 VTX retro and I bought an Ultimate four piece seat for almost a grand and I still have to use the Air Hawk.
 
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