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Old 03-20-07, 11:33 PM   #1
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Brooks B17 or B17N?

Is there a simple objective way to determine which saddle - B17 or B17N is best for a given . . . uh . . . undercarriage?

Is it a matter of measuring the distance between the sit bones?

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Nevermind - just did a search and found oodles of info. Thanks.
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Nevermind - just did a search and found oodles of info. Thanks.
And what did you find?
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I was wondering this too.. i'm a guy with a pretty skinny ass

Back in my teenage years i used to use one of those Bontrager cutaway saddles on my mountain bike (you know, the really really really narrow ones), without a problem.

I just ordered a B17 regular, however, for my Rivendell build. I figured it's probably more comfortable, and if i really hate it, i can probably trade it with someone!

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