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Old 02-29-08, 04:23 PM   #1
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Lepper Leather Saddle vs Brooks

Does anyone know how a

Lepper Voyager Leather Saddle

compares to a Brooks B17?

The Lepper Voyager Leather Saddle is item 150219266970 on E-Bay, currently at $32.
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Old 02-29-08, 06:12 PM   #2
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This, from Harris Cyclery:
"The Lepper Voyager was a nice saddle in many ways, but we had an excessively high return rate due to breakage of various parts of the undercarriage."
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Old 02-29-08, 06:37 PM   #3
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Thanks for the info from Harris. Think I'll stay away from this.
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I had no problems with mine but a B17 is more comfortable for me. There were/are 2 models of Voyager, differing in width.
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