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Brooks B17 Imperial Saddle

Brooks B17 Imperial Saddle
37 reviews
472,00 99,40 discount
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Pros & Cons

Pros & Cons

  • Has a cut-out which relieves pressure from the saddle.
  • Ideal if you want to make long rides on your bike.
  • Because of the leather cover, the saddle can bleed in the rain.
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Specifications

Specifications

Brand
Brooks
Saddle Type
Touring
Cut-out for soft tissue areas
Yes
Cover material
Leather
Rail Material
Steel
Hip movement during cycling
I move a lot
Model
Imperial Series
Saddle Rails
7 x 7 mm
Weight
520 grams
All specifications

Description

Description

The almost 100 years old Brooks solution to various saddle problems. The Brooks B17 Imperial is back into production and fulfills the need for those who have problems with long bike rides. This saddle does not guarantee a solution but could provide the opportunity to enjoy a longer bike ride once more.

Imperial series: designed in 1890, anatomic shape specific saddles for gents and ladies.

In the 90s of the 19th century J.B. Brooks & Co. introduced the first saddles with a registered cut-out shape that helped preventively against seat pressure. This innovative solution can be found in saddles by a variety of manufacturers these days. The Imperial saddle was taken out of production by Brooks in the 50's. Recently, the Imperial saddles are back into production. Renewed and improved to prevent numbness of your seat and with a special solutions for men and women.
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Reviews

Reviews

4.8 / 5
Average from 37 reviews
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29 reviews
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8 reviews
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Most recent reviews

5 / 5

Great saddle from top retailer

- Alan 18 August 2022

Typical traditional Brooks saddle which needs breaking in over time and lots of Proofide

Pros & Cons

Typical traditional Brooks saddle at best price
Can’t recollect anything!
NB But don’t expect to ride it comfortably right a

5 / 5

Great saddle at last!!!

- Lee 20 October 2020

Well after trying multiple saddles and experiencing extreme discomfort with wbc, fabric, specialized power arc elaston etc this saddle was comfortable immediately and it can only get better as it wears in!! Yes it’s heavier and chunky but its been around over 100 years for a reason - very happy

5 / 5

Fantastic

- Christian 10 May 2017

This is a very comfortable saddle .After break in ..

Pros & Cons

Confort
Design
Laces

5 / 5

Much quality

- Teotónio 5 April 2017

Very interesting saddle, and good workmanship.

Pros & Cons

beautiful
comfort
leather
Quality
Weight

5 / 5

Boa construção

- Teotónio 4 April 2017

Pros & Cons

Conforto
Construction
Qualidade

5

Alan, 18 August 2022

Great saddle from top retailer

Typical traditional Brooks saddle which needs breaking in over time and lots of Proofide

  • Typical traditional Brooks saddle at best price
  • Can’t recollect anything!
  • NB But don’t expect to ride it comfortably right a

5

Lee, 20 October 2020

Great saddle at last!!!

Well after trying multiple saddles and experiencing extreme discomfort with wbc, fabric, specialized power arc elaston etc this saddle was comfortable immediately and it can only get better as it wears in!! Yes it’s heavier and chunky but its been around over 100 years for a reason - very happy

5

Christian, 10 May 2017

Fantastic

This is a very comfortable saddle .After break in ..

  • Confort
  • Design
  • Laces

5

Teotónio, 5 April 2017

Much quality

Very interesting saddle, and good workmanship.

  • beautiful
  • comfort
  • leather
  • Weight

5

Teotónio, 4 April 2017

Boa construção

  • Conforto
  • Construction
  • Qualidade

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Cut-out for soft tissue areas Yes No No No
Cover material Leather Leather Leather Leather
Rail Material Steel Steel Steel Steel
Hip movement during cycling I move a lot I move a lot I move a lot / I move a bit I move a lot
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All specifications

General

Brand
Brooks
Saddle Type
Touring
Cut-out for soft tissue areas
Yes
Cover material
Leather
Rail Material
Steel
Hip movement during cycling
I move a lot
Model
Imperial Series
Weight
520 grams
How flexible are you?
Knee
Colour
Black

Size

Seat Bone Width Mantel Saddle Selection Guide
115-129 mm / 130-144 mm / 145-159 mm

Sizes

Saddle Rails
7 x 7 mm
Saddle Width
170 mm

Sitting position
Slightly bent / Leaning forward