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Old 01-03-17, 08:31 PM   #20
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Originally Posted by Currmudge View Post
If you don't want to follow Vegas' advice and go "bent", look at a Selle SMP Trk saddle; dropped nose, cutout starts within the drop, and goes all the way back.

My saddle time before any numbness set in DOUBLED with this saddle, and the women's version has rescued me in my forced upright position now.

eBay, less than $80 in many cases.
I took your advice about looking into the Selle SMP Trk saddles as I don't think a "Bent" is my cup of tea! Too low for me, especially if one has to deal with large dogs along the way. I would feel like "Alpo" to some of the dogs I come across when sitting low to the road! I'm also looking at the new Brooks C15 Cambium Carved that has a center cutout and is made of rubber for better "flexing" while riding. I may need to experiment with a couple different seats to see which works best.
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