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2008-2020 FLHR, FLHT, FLHX & FLTR Slim™ RP Seat
Brand Fitment: Harley-Davidson
Model Fitment: FLHR, FLHT, FLHX & FLTR (TOURING MODELS)
Year Fitment: 2008-2021
If you are looking for a high performance and streamlined look for your motorcycle while maintaining the comfort you demand for you and your passenger the Saddlemen RP Slim is just what you need.
This seat is specifically made for Harley Davidson touring models and certain model trikes.
Each high-quality seat has durable construction and styling that is as unique as it is functional. Every seat design is tested in the most extreme riding conditions to ensure the highest standards of comfort and durability so that you and your passenger have the most enjoyable ride.
This seat was made with SaddleGel which is scientifically proven to increase the amount of time you"re able to spend on your motorcycle. SaddleGel is engineered to dampen, divert and deflect energy from road shock. SaddleGel has the ability to conform to all body shapes, sizes, and contours to reduce pressure points while promoting blood flow which helps to minimize hot spots associated with pain and discomfort. You’ll find SaddleGel strategically placed in the front and rear of the seat for both the driver and passenger.
The refined, split-cushion design separates the seating surface from the lumbar support also helping to reduce tailbone and back pressure from maximum long-range comfort. The tall lumbar support and wide driver saddle supports the back and legs for superior comfort, while the streamlined nose improves the rider’s reach to the ground
And for a finishing touch, you’ll find authentic roll and pleat styling on the cover to compliment your motorcycles natural aesthetics
Installation is simple and for under $500 you can have the style and comfort you and your passenger need on your next ride.
To learn more about this product simply call, email, or direct message us and one of our friendly and knowledgeable product specialist will assist you in selecting the perfect Saddlemen seat for your next ride.
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Product Overview (HD)
The Saddlemen Slim™ is designed for riders that rock the 200+ mile day rides. If you are looking for high performance and streamlined look for your motorcycle while maintaining the comfort you demand you and your passenger the Saddlemen Slim is just what you need. It is the ultimate Day Cruising 2-Up touring seat for Harley-Davidson touring models. Standard features include rider and passenger Gelcore™ Technology, a spit-cushion lumbar area designed to sit you into the Gelcore™ instead of hammocking your body onto the cover like most OEM and aftermarket seats on the market.
Upgrade options range from colored stitching, matching sissy bar pads and saddlebag lid covers to rider and passenger heated options.
Our Gelcore™ Technology (explained) is a guarded company secret and is not duplicated by any other manufacturer. Don't be fooled by other companies foam only, air and gel stories. Our Gelcore™ is formulated and manufactured in house and is engineered to dampen, divert, and deflect energy through a mechanical process resulting in a smooth, therapeutic ride.
Designed and made in the U.S.A.
SaddleGel™ in front and rear reduces tailbone pressure and increases circulation and comfort for both driver and passenger.
Our tall lumbar support and wide driver saddle support's the back and legs for superior comfort, while the streamlined nose improves the rider's reach to the ground.
The refined split-cushion design separates the seating surface from the lumbar support, reducing tailbone and back pressure from maximum long-range comfort.
Traditional Roll Pleat stitching completes the most luxurious look and ride.
Hi/low seat heaters provide warmth, comfort, and convenience that today's riders demand.
Matching sissy bar pads and saddlebag lid covers complete the custom look. (Sold Separately)
Typical Outline – Your Seat May Vary
RoadSofa-LS: Installation Overview (HD)
Selecting the proper Saddlemen seat should begin with the question, “How many miles do I ride in the day, and what is my riding style or preference?” Understanding these questions can guide you to the best type of seat for its intended use, then further hone the choice by looking at a seat that would complement the motorcycle or your styling preference.
Saddlemen seats are a result of Integrated Design Philosophy (IDP™), which focuses on putting as much comfort into the seat as possible. IDP™ then takes styling cues from each motorcycle and incorporates them into the contours and patterns of each new seat. The result is a seat that is as comfortable as possible but also looks and fits perfectly on the motorcycle. Saddlemen’s craftsmanship and quality assure you of an enjoyable ride – regardless of the distance.
By combining the attributes of our proprietary SaddleGel and advanced Progressive Density Foam, we create exceptional foundations that provide superior comfort and vehicle control. While thick seat foams are usually more comfortable, Saddlemen’s Gel-Core technology is used in every seat to produce excellent comfort regardless of its thickness. That’s why a slammed-down Saddlemen seat, such as the Profiler, rides so much more comfortable than other seats of a similar thickness. So if a thin Saddlemen seat is comfortable, imagine how plush a thick seat like a Road Sofa or an Explorer will be.
When creating a new seat, additional attention is always devoted to overcoming deficiencies that exist in the stock seat or other aftermarket seats. Our designers use advanced engineering plus practical riding experience to forge seats that ride comfortably, look great, and fit perfectly. For example, rigid plastic or resin-based seat pans with plated brackets provide superior fitment for easy, hassle-free installation. Riders will need to carefully study the attributes of each Saddlemen seat so they can learn how it can improve their riding experience. These seat types are:
Seats for Long Distance or “Touring”
These seats are aimed at users who will lay down 500+ miles open road in a day. Large, plush double bucket seats designed to keep rider and passenger in supreme comfort during long-distance riding.
Day Cruising Two-up Seats
These seats are great for cruising and day trips (200-mile tours). Still a significant improvement in the comfort of the original saddle, these seats aim for a balance between style and comfort, making for an enjoyable journey.
Low Profile Two-up Seats
Low slung trim, stylish seats that include seating for a passenger. The lean and minimalistic approach significantly complements the motorcycle’s lines. Not as well suited for long-distance use as an Explorer seat, but they are the most comfortable slammed-down seats you can get. Great for (urban) boulevard cruising.
Renegade Solo & Pillions
These Rider-only seats are also great for cruising and day trips as they provide a superb level of comfort while looking great as only a solo saddle can. Matching pillion seats are available.
Slammed Solo's (S3) Seats
Low slung trim, stylish seats for lone riders. The lean and minimalistic style complements the motorcycle’s lines. Not as well suited for long-distance use as an Explorer seat, but they are the most comfortable slammed-down seats you can get. Great for casual riding (no backrest options - see Universal Detachable Pillions Pad for passenger seating).
Pro Series Seats
Saddlemen’s seat artisans occasionally partner with leading bike builders to create special edition seats. Not as well suited for long-distance use as an Explorer seat, but very comfortable for urban cruising with a unique appearance.
Specialty rider-only seats that feature the ubiquitous hump at the back of the seat. While aimed at style, the seat is very comfortable for urban cruising.