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So I just installed my new to me (thank you Inspiribomb!) Bitchin "WifeBeater" seat.

Looks........OK.

As you can see there is quite a bit of gap between the rear fender and the seat.

Perhaps due to the carbon panels I have not being 100%? It's quite a gap though.

Anyone else deal with this? Was there a change in the seat pan by Bitchin over the years?

Also, anyone have a recommended leather conditioner for these seats?

Ideas welcome.
 

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I'm going to say it's your panels.

Bestim, or someone else?

My Wifebeater fits perfectly.

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Nylon spacers/shims to the rescue. Got the right side looking great...working on the left side shortly.

Will post pics. Realized this 5 minutes after I posted that it probably can be adjusted (the fender). Indeed it can.

Panels are Bestem...which honestly are not bad at all, just always adds doubt to my mind when I have weird fitment issues on this bike.
 

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Getting there...

Right side looks good.

Left side better too, just a bit more gap.

Good enough......for now. Then I'll take the whole damn thing apart (again) and adjust the fender support a bit.

I've massaged (read: angle grinder) the hell out of the support over the years to get things the way I want.

Custom.....it's a disease.
 

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