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    Gp1300r--- seat weight?????

    Getting jet ready for summer. 06 gp took seat off and it weighed a ton!!! I've owned it since new and dont rember it weighing that much

    any one have stock dry weight of a new seat????????

    Worried it has sucked up water? Or is it just heavy

    thanks for any help


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    If your not doing something, its hard to screw up. stlouisramsfan's Avatar
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    Quote Originally Posted by SMKN-1 View Post
    Getting jet ready for summer. 06 gp took seat off and it weighed a ton!!! I've owned it since new and dont rember it weighing that much

    any one have stock dry weight of a new seat????????

    Worried it has sucked up water? Or is it just heavy

    thanks for any help
    I have heard they get water logged, original seat cover?

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    my 1200 seat, bone dry was 17 lbs.

    http://www.greenhulk.net/forums/showthread.php?t=89261

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    My 1200R wet seat weighted. 16 1/2 # after drying it weighted 4 1/2 #


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    I had a seat like that a few years ago. I poked a little hole in the back of it and stood it on end on top of a milk crate and it leaked water all winter...

    Even when it stopped dripping it was still heavier than my other, newer seat...

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    my seat is stock with stock cover has seen water i will weigh it remove water and reweigh and post numbers

    thanks

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    Quote Originally Posted by beerdart View Post
    My 1200R wet seat weighted. 16 1/2 # after drying it weighted 4 1/2 #

    the whole assembled seat or just the foam?

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    Quote Originally Posted by addicted View Post
    the whole assembled seat or just the foam?
    x2

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    I dont remember but I think it was foam only.

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    Ok just weighted my seat complete with M-Line cover and fire ex tube. 17#

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