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Old 08-31-2012, 04:58 PM   #756
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Originally Posted by crankshaft View Post
What's the French word for innovate?
Serioulsy PSI of HDPE is nothing (5K PSI ???). You can barely make filets out of it. Forget about Heli-Coils. PSI/lbs is pretty low compared to 7075T6 or better 7068T6 (100KPSI+). Number of cycles for 7075T6 at 25000 PSI load is more then 500,000,000 cycles. Which is many orders of magnitude higher then HDPE.

I see a good looking device. But in this case, "Innovation" is a word that one would hear from the marketing departement. Not from the engineering dpartment.

Originally Posted by tileman View Post
In a crash situation I'd think HDPE/Delrin etc would result in a better outcome for the rider? But who wants to put there hand up to test it

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