Harley Hammock Rider Touring Seat

    Part Number 53051-09


    Finish / Color: Black




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    This Harley® Hammock Seat coddles the rider and supports their weight with a wide seating surface and the revolutionary sling-like fabric suspension system.

    • Passenger rides on a pillion of dual-density foam
    • Easy to clean and maintain
    • Finished with a raised Harley-Davidson® script graphic


    • Material Content

    • Seat Width

      17.50 Inch
    • Pillion Width

      15.0 Inch
    • Warranty

      1 year limited warranty – Go to for full details
    • Sold in Unit

    • In The Box

      Seat bracket, leather dressing, and all necessary mounting hardware


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    Fits '08 Touring models equipped with Tour-Pak® luggage. Does not fit models equipped with Passenger Grab Rail. Seat width 17.5"; passenger pillion width 15.0".

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    Hammock Rider Touring Seat is rated 2.8 out of 5 by 6.
    Rated 2 out of 5 by from Fair Seat at best I must admit that my wife likes the seat. However, I like the stock seat better. I am 6'2 and this seat moves me much closer which makes the ride more uncomfortable. My butt becomes numb after riding for about an hour. When riding by myself I put the stock seat on. Not sure how it would be for a shorter rider, but take my word for it, taller riders stay away from this seat. Worst investment I have ever made on my bike.
    Date published: 2015-08-24
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from ride all day! Since installing it on my '11 Ultra Ltd, then moving it to my '14, I have put over 30,000 miles on mine. Longest day was 623 miles - piece of cake! Also ran Black Hills to Mpls in 1 day. Perfectly comfortable, love the seat. Do yourself a favor and buy the ventilated pad too - best 100.00 I ever spent at a Harley dealer!
    Date published: 2015-03-24
    Rated 2 out of 5 by from Slippery seat and too wide I have had this seat for two seasons on my 08 Ultra. It is a very comfortable seat for the long days, but suffers from two issues on my bike. I weigh 270 and with my weight on the bike seat it collapses too much and rubs the front inside edge of the saddlebags. Since I have a custom paint, the seat rubbing through my paint was a painful process. Additionally, while using a rider's backrest, the seat is too smooth and my wife slides into the backrest while braking...EVERY time. So I either ride without the rest or without the wife. I prefer riding with the wife.
    Date published: 2015-03-15
    Rated 2 out of 5 by from Hammock disappointment I am looking for a saddle I can ride on for a day. The Hammock is not it. 2 hours maximum. On a good day. For all the hype it should be a day long seat.
    Date published: 2014-07-09
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    Q & A

    is the 2008 touring hammock seat a rider / passenger seat?

    It's labeled as a "rider" seat but the pic shows a 2-up seat
    Asked by: awakepatriot

    Will this seat fit my 07 Screaming Eagle Ultra Classic?

    Asked by: Eddacat
    Hi Eddacat, Unfortunately, this seat does not fit your 2007 Ultra Classic. This seat was made for '08 Touring models equipped with Tour-Pak® luggage. Thank you for your submission.
    Answered by: SoStreet
    Date published: 2016-04-13

    Will the driver Back rest work with this seat?

    Asked by: Hinerj
    The 53051-09 won't work with a rider's backrest but the Harley Hammock Rider and Passenger Touring Seat will. What's "cool" about this seat is that you have the option getting it with or without heat.
    Answered by: RockyXL883
    Date published: 2013-10-23
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