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Post  ryan.moyles on Tue Apr 28 2015, 22:16

So I've been looking up and down for ideas to improve the look of the standard seat. I really don't like the big smear of black on my bike and want to add a little colour but without making the bike look tacky/chavy. Anyway I just stumbled across this interesting piece on eBay.

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If only it was lello :( and also was written in a good font!
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Post  The White One on Wed Apr 29 2015, 05:27

Sorry but Tacky. They do other seat covers on ebay.

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Or other option is to get a seat hump and have it whatever colour you want.
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Post  FatCat on Wed Apr 29 2015, 08:08

There are places that do them but they aren't cheap and I've never seen one in the flesh.


Might be worth investigating though.
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Post  Catnapper on Wed Apr 29 2015, 09:02

Afraid I have to agree. Tacky and chavvy!!!
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Post  ryan.moyles on Wed Apr 29 2015, 10:44

I've seen those The White One and quite like the first link, but in yellow:

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My partners grandma is pretty handy with a sewing machine so might just buy some leather and design one myself.

Yes FatCat they are quite pricey. I think there's a place near me in Huddersfield that'll do it but I don't want to take out a loan to buy something that is pretty much pointless haha.
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Post  dudeofrude on Wed Apr 29 2015, 10:47

Them ones fatcat posted are lovely, my mat orderex one for his bandit. Quality is second to none but then again for £175 I would expect it to be.
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Post  The White One on Wed Apr 29 2015, 11:17

That 175 is including the seat. If you just want the cover it 85euro
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Post  0ldcat on Wed Apr 29 2015, 15:50

Here's a nice one wowey had on her cat [You must be registered and logged in to see this link.] on a Kenny Roberts style yellow speed block design.
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Post  ryan.moyles on Wed Apr 29 2015, 21:52

[You must be registered and logged in to see this link.] wrote:Here's a nice one wowey had on her cat [You must be registered and logged in to see this link.] on a Kenny Roberts style yellow speed block design.

That is gorgeous, I need to rip off the design and claim it as my own. Thanks!
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Post  mrfrance on Sat May 02 2015, 08:58

Ah yes, I bought that off Wowie, looked awesome on my cat. Can't remember what I did with it, I know I didn't sell it with the Cat, it was too good.

There is a Polish company on Ebay that do some really great looking seat covers and good quality too for just £45-£50 and you just staple them on. I've got one on my pan now.

Here is the link for the thundercat one they do, if you message them on your order, you can choose the colour of the lettering, stitching and piping, at no extra cost!

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Post  ryan.moyles on Sat May 02 2015, 11:05

[You must be registered and logged in to see this link.] wrote:Ah yes, I bought that off Wowie, looked awesome on my cat. Can't remember what I did with it, I know I didn't sell it with the Cat, it was too good.
For the love of god man find it!!!

Also thanks for the link, I'll have a look at what they do.
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Post  Catnapper on Sun May 03 2015, 10:30

Below is the link used on mikusd666 white arrow provided on his thread
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