Originally Posted by upnover
Yeah... unfortunately those cheap package made in india saddles are notorious for being, well cheap. The leather color is practically painted on (hence the flaking) and they don't break in, fit, or ride well. If you you ride more then just the occasional trail I'd recommend checking out your return policy and getting a good used saddle for the same price. I'm a bit of a saddle snob, but I think most people on here would say to avoid those saddles when you can!
Unfortunately that kind of says it all. Ebay
can be a good place to find a buy on a saddle but you need to be careful - cheap is cheap. Better to buy a good used saddle then a new one in that price range.