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post #1 of 2 Old 06-28-2019, 02:58 PM Thread Starter
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Today I was looking into deep water hydraulic cylinder seals and came across an article about a seal that lasts for 20 years underwater and at depth pressures. Made by Trelleborg Industries from Slovenia.
https://www.trelleborg.com/en/media/...dical--radials

That was a name I recognized from my teenage motocross days. Sure enough they still make motorcycle tires under the brand name of Mitas. Mitas was a brand that I had never really considered in the jungle of bike tires. I might reconsider ... I also see a number of troopers are faithful Mitas folks.
https://www.mitas-moto.com/en

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post #2 of 2 Old 06-28-2019, 09:48 PM
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I am on my second set of 50/50 Mitas E-07's. Brilliant offroad and very acceptable on seal, and they last very well. The E-08's are more 80/20 roadworthy like the Metzeler Tourance. https://www.stromtrooper.com/suspens...e-you-can.html

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