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post #1 of 7 Old 12-06-2018, 12:04 AM Thread Starter
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Sargent Seat - Glee vs Wee


I currently ride a 2011 Wee with a Sargent seat. I have owned and ridden many other bikes and configurations, but due to medical issues, a Wee with a Sargent seems to be the only configuration that I can tolerate without pain.
If you've never seen a Wee Sargent seat, it is quite wide - verging on cruiser width. It is quite a generously proportioned seat!

I am thinking that if I ever do wear out my Wee it would be a Glee I would upgrade to...IF the Sargent seat was basically the same. Has anyone got a Sargent seat on a Glee who can measure the width at it's widest part? Are the Sargent seats comparable between Wee and Glee?

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No. They are not comparable.
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My sargent seat on my 2014 DL650 is definitely roomier and more supportive than the stock seat.

It is 15 1/2 inches across the seam at the widest point, measured horizontally eyeballing it down to the inside of the piping.

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Best figure in the cost of a new seat if/when you upgrade. Do you have Adventuretechs footpeg lowering kit?

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I measure 15" widest part on my Sargent on my '13 glee. you might inquire at Sargent re your concerns. Their site may have dimensions/variations/custom stuff available. They made changes to a seat for me.

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post #7 of 7 Old 12-08-2018, 02:31 PM
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Whatever you do don't get the low Sargent it is in no way comparable I miss my Wee Sargent so much my Glee came with a Sargent low on it and it's way better than stock but not even close to the stock height Sargent in comfort.
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