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I'm limited on the options I have due to the design of the Low Suspension seat. I've sent e-mails to all the "custom seat" companies, and those two companies are the only ones who can modify my stock seat. This is what I've gathered so far.

Kontour - I like the material they use to cover the seat with. Here in Ky, most of the riding season is hot and humid. The padding material they use seems like it'd be comfortable. Their claim is no additional height added to the seat after the build.

Russell Day Long - I'd be getting the "Sport Seat" version. No springs, just replacing the padding. But they can add a adjustable drivers backrest, which is something I think I'd really like. Leather, Vinyl or velour options for seat covering. Not sure how their padding compares to Kontours.

I've seen a Kontour seat. I really like the material they use for covering the seat, very breathable according to the owner. And the padding is comfortable. NO experience with the Russell seat, but I've read a lot of good reviews on them. Not sure if the Sport Seat version is the same as far as comfort goes

If I wear the correct breathable undergarments, would the type of seat covering be as much of an issue?

I'd appreciate anyones experience with either seat, preferably the Sport Seat version or Kontour seats in general. I've read where the owner of Kontour can be difficult to deal with, but my friend had nothing but good things to say about the customer service.

Either way I go, it's a lot of money for the seat. I'd like to have it completed by riding next riding season, so I've got until at least mid March to have it completed.

Thanks in advance for the info or advice.
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