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How does bronze compare in rolling resistance, under load? Will it deform under pressure? The pivot bearings take a pretty good pounding with every bump.

Also the bearings are tapered for lateral as well as axial loading. How are the bronze bushing made... Tapered as well?
Bill Swartzwelder
2002 R1100S Prep/2006 BMW R1200GS
1969 BSA StarFire

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Old 07-11-2006, 09:54 AM
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