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Thinking outloud - new saddle time......(5 posts)

Thinking outloud - new saddle time......10kman
Jul 31, 2003 10:25 AM
Hey all,

Time for a new saddle. I need something that is narrow, but not too narrow, and for some reason, I need a very flat saddle.

The flite doesn't feel comfy to me, but the only time I used one was on my MTB, and the angle was way different than on a road bike.

I'm 145-150 pounds, so I don't need a ton of padding, but something with no stitching on the top is a must.

Any ideas or certain models to look for?? I'm scrolling through the reviews and not getting anywhere!!!

re: Thinking outloud - new saddle time......TheJoker
Jul 31, 2003 10:54 AM
this shop [in UK] has a good selection; just browse to have a look at them all. The Selle Italia SLR is what I'd get if I was getting a new one, but it's pretty thin...
re: Thinking outloud - new saddle time......noveread
Aug 4, 2003 12:26 PM
I have the Alliante. I like a pretty thin saddle and weigh 140lbs. The Alliante is a seriously nice saddle! Pricey, but my @ss was worth it! :)

I just got sent a Pave' to try out, but I have not tried it yet so I can't comment on it.

The Empty Wrapper
Fizik Pave' or Alliante should be just the ticket for you (nm)innergel
Aug 1, 2003 12:34 PM
Fizik Pave' or Alliante should be just the ticket for you (nm)Inatb
Aug 3, 2003 4:28 PM
I dunno, i have a pave, and it is super cushey, plus not so flat, i dislike it, much prefer the SLR