Serfas DD Vado Mens Saddles

4/5 (1 Reviews)
MSRP : $50.00

Product Description

• Kevlar reinforced sideguards • New see thru base design for added soft tissue protection • Increased ventilation • Cromoly rails • New front and side impact guards for added impact resistance • 299 gr

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Overall Rating:4
Value Rating:4
Submitted by Hardy Cyclamens a Recreational Rider

Date Reviewed: April 9, 2005

Strengths:    This saddle is marketed as "ergonomic" with an open section midline to relieve pressure and prevent numbness in the soft tissues.

Weaknesses:    Stitched panels on the upholstery are not "square" on the frame, but the underlying gel support is perfectly aligned. This is merely cosmetic and doesn't affect fit.

Chrome Moly rails have a black finish. I prefer the titanium rails on the Bontrager -- light, but also rust free. The Serfas rails are black finish, not sure what sort of finish it is.

Bottom Line:   
I bought this saddle after reading about "cutaway" designs and after years of riding with numbness.

Here's a nice link for discussion:

I'll come back to this review as I put miles on this saddle.

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Favorite Ride:   Out in front on the Champs Elysee in the last stage of the Tour. *G*

Price Paid:    $45.00

Purchased At:   Bikes & Beyond, Asto

Similar Products Used:   Bontrager Race Lux -- stock on the bike.

Bike Setup:   Trek 1500, 56cm, "out of the box" w/ extra Bontrager wheel set.

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