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Old 05-04-2010, 10:02 AM   #75
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Originally Posted by hb7
...60k miles on one set of KTM folding mirrors...
...duoditto what hilslamer said, it's nice to have an engineering mind amongst us.

Those 'other' mirrors whave no longevity for offroad use. Yes, they fold, and look fairly nice, but the design and execution (manufacturing) are not up to par, period, in contrast the Doubletakes' which are simple and rugged, and made with reliable and tested parts (made in USA).
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