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      08-13-2013, 09:46 AM   #1
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Is there a gel pad for the seat bottom of recaros? im looking for something to stick in for drives to and from the track so my butt doesnt go numb as bad. thanks.
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      08-13-2013, 10:37 AM   #3
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or eat more...the seat will be a better fit too...
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      08-13-2013, 11:26 AM   #4
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Bring a pillow?
yeah sat on a folded up towel this last time on the way home not much help. gotta get a fatter butt i guess.
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      08-13-2013, 11:36 AM   #5
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yeah sat on a folded up towel this last time on the way home not much help. gotta get a fatter butt i guess.
Are Recaros padding that thin? I am trying to pick out some seats that hold me better, but not sure if i wanna seat that makes me numb on long rides.
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Is there a gel pad for the seat bottom of recaros? im looking for something to stick in for drives to and from the track so my butt doesnt go numb as bad. thanks.
I think you have a few options:
1)Start lifting lower body as much as you do upper = squats, lunges.
2)Buy a gel pad from the pharmacy
3)trailer the car
or my favorite
4)butt implants
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      08-13-2013, 01:41 PM   #7
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I think you have a few options:
1)Start lifting lower body as much as you do upper = squats, lunges.
2)Buy a gel pad from the pharmacy
3)trailer the car
or my favorite
4)butt implants
i do legs quite a bit but no ass to show for it. my preference would be to find a featherlight open trailer and go that route.
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What about a pillow rather than a towel? Should probably offer more padding.
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      08-14-2013, 01:51 PM   #9
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Are Recaros padding that thin? I am trying to pick out some seats that hold me better, but not sure if i wanna seat that makes me numb on long rides.
I don't notice it when I'm driving at the track at all. Its when I'm stuck in traffic. There are different levels of recaros. Sportsters and things of that nature are a street seat and covered and padded like one, but also weigh more.
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      08-14-2013, 07:18 PM   #10
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Dude...you have all sorts of issues related to your anatomy. First fire suits that fit weird and now this?
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      08-14-2013, 07:21 PM   #11
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Dude...you have all sorts of issues related to your anatomy. First fire suits that fit weird and now this?
Yeah I guess so. Did I mention my hans is custom cuz my neck is too big?
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My Recaro Pole Position hurts like a mother on long drives. I may need to look at some Sparcos.
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Botox injections.

You dont trailer your race car?
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      08-14-2013, 10:53 PM   #14
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Botox injections.

You dont trailer your race car?
No drive it to and from at this point.
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Botox injections.

You dont trailer your race car?
No drive it to and from at this point.
Until then just get the botox injections a week before the track day. Groupon / Living Social has some good deals.

If you are absolutely sure you wont get a trailer i would suggest butt implants like the others already have.

My $.02.

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Will I need custom pants and fire suit?
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Would probably stain my seats when I have offs.
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Would probably stain my seats when I have offs.
A guy I know once told me that there are temporary prosthetic devices available online that can help with that - why do you think Bigjae is so relaxed and carefree during his offs?
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A guy I know once told me that there are temporary prosthetic devices available online that can help with that - why do you think Bigjae is so relaxed and carefree during his offs?
i just figured he had already shit himself so was free to live on the edge.
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so your stiff recaros have essentially ground your pelvis into dust?
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      08-15-2013, 11:19 PM   #22
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so your stiff recaros have essentially ground your pelvis into dust?
not exactly im not moving to SF for the night life buddy.
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