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Old 05-15-2011, 08:15 PM   #106
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reviving an old thread here.....dont hate me..
how much taller is the standard TT seat compared to the standard bmw seat?
i read online that the even the standard TT seat is taller...
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I did not notice any difference in height with the standard TT seat vs standard BMW seat. Drove into Touratech and went back and forth on several test rides with the TT low, TT standard, TT breathable, and BMW stock before going with the TT Standard. The TT Breathable was noticeably taller than the BMW standard. The Rep pointed that out before throwing it on the bike. Went from the normal balls of my feet to just my toes.

Been extremely happy with the TT standard and would buy it again.
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Old 05-15-2011, 08:25 PM   #107
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I did not notice any difference in height with the standard TT seat vs standard BMW seat. Drove into Touratech and went back and forth on several test rides with the TT low, TT standard, TT breathable, and BMW stock before going with the TT Standard. The TT Breathable was noticeably taller than the BMW standard. The Rep pointed that out before throwing it on the bike. Went from the normal balls of my feet to just my toes.

Been extremely happy with the TT standard and would buy it again.
Cool. Thx.
I have a 30" inseam and I've been debating whether or not to get the low or standard.
I'd like to have the extra foam from the standard.
I think I can hack it. I just need to find someone in my area to let me try the seat out for a few minutes...................
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Old 05-15-2011, 09:15 PM   #108
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Cool. Thx.
I have a 30" inseam and I've been debating whether or not to get the low or standard.
I'd like to have the extra foam from the standard.
I think I can hack it. I just need to find someone in my area to let me try the seat out for a few minutes...................
The TT low seat felt like I was sitting in a bucket. You notice the lack of foam and could not adjust myself back and forth in the saddle. I have a 31" inseam and I am on the balls of my feet with the standard. I wear and Aerostich for commuting and a Revit suit for playing in the dirt. Neither suit slides on the seat. Material is great. I would let you take it out, but you are on the wrong coast...
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Old 05-15-2011, 09:35 PM   #109
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I wear a 32" length Levi. I have the TT breathable regular height and it is fine. With my riding boots I can almost flat foot it. Never been an issue in the dirt. I really like the seat.
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Old 07-25-2013, 05:16 AM   #110
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I am 1m 77cm ( 5' 9"?) and have problems beeing confident on the F800gs ( which I would really really like to swap for my current Triumph Tiger 800 roadie)

I have tried the low seat by BMW, no good enough yet.
I am wondering, would the Touratech low seat for the F800gs be lower than the BMW low seat ?
Can 't tell from the specs, as they indicate the distances from saddle to pegs at TT, and I need to know from saddle to ground....

Tiger is 810mm in lowest std seat position, and with the LOW seat it goes down to 790mm. Which is perfect for me
800gs is 850mm with the LOW seat installed..

What would it be with the TT low seat installed, anybody compared the BMW low seat already with the TT low seat on a F800 GS ..?

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