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Surf to Summit Hot Seat Grande

Surf to Summit Hot Seat Grande

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Product Description and Specs

Forget hassling with block foam, sandpaper and glue to customize whitewater or sea kayaks. Simply peel the backing off the Surf to Summit Hot Seat Grande and it permanently secures in the cockpit. In addition to superior comfort and support, the seat also encourages a slightly forward posture to help the paddler better engage and utilize a thigh brace. Made from sturdy thermal-molded foam, it's available in three styles: Grande (Gray) made wider and longer to accommodate larger paddlers; Spicy (Black) made a bit firmer for handling serious whitewater; Mild (Blue) made softer for calm water touring.

• Wider and longer pad than the Mild and Spicy versions
• Permanent adhesive backing
• Ultra durable molded foam seat construction
• Tough high grip surface for added traction
Item #: 513
Width: 16 in / 40.64 cm
Height: 1.25 in / 3.18 cm
Seat Back Height: N/A
Material: High density foam
Made in: USA 
Part Number UPC
KHS403 0683804604034
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Top Positive Review
By: Great comfort  Date: Jul 12, 2014 
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2 people found this review helpful

I wasn't expecting this to turn my kayak into a Tempurpedic. About six months ago I peeled off the back and installed this into my sea kayak. It's been very comfortable ever since. I have put hundreds of miles on that kayak since. Now I have a second sea kayak and am purchasing another one for the new boat. Top notch. I also use the other Surf to Summit GTS seats on my fishing kayak.

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Top Critical Review
By: Randy W Horton  Date: Jan 25, 2013 
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2 people found this review helpful

This was a joke. I purchased it to improve my seat. However, it is a very bad product. Where your buns sit maybe 1/4" thick! This was a bad purchase.....

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By: Bruce  Date: Jul 26, 2016 
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0 people found this review helpful

Bought this seat about 5 years ago- the Grande edition. Installed it per directions in a CD Solstice GT and went up and did the MR 340. Loved it! I've since done several other long races with it and the seat is still in great shape and comfortable as when it was new. Highlly recommended. It's like riding in a Cadillac.

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By: Bob B.  Date: Sep 03, 2013 
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2 people found this review helpful

I was a little disappointed. The seat was harder and less comfortable than I had hoped for. I was expecting memory foam/gel consistency and the seat itself is fairly hard except for the outside edge. I kept it to give it a try, but I would not have bought it in a store had I handled it before purchase.

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