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Old 11-10-2012, 05:41 AM   #14
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Originally Posted by jdub View Post
Interesting also how each corner of each segment edge is worn so symmetrical at the "breaks". When I pulled the original friction disc from my R1100RS, which was worn right down to the rivets like this one, the friction material was obviously thin but still unbroken on both sides.
If you mean the separations in the disc, it's not from wear, it's made that way for some reason. Maybe keeps it lighter or more flexible?
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