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Old 10-31-2011, 04:00 PM   #1
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Need a set forgot to order using a old set will it have any performance differences from NEW.
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Need a set forgot to order using a old set will it have any performance differences from NEW.
ive re-used AKA foams before, couldnt tell a difference. i know alot of people that re-use them over and over again.
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+1 not so much with the new red foams (they are good right out of the bag) but i think personally that the black foams actually get better once they have been used. when i used to run aka tires i would re-use the black foams 4 or 5 times before i would finally trash them
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+1 not so much with the new red foams (they are good right out of the bag) but i think personally that the black foams actually get better once they have been used. when i used to run aka tires i would re-use the black foams 4 or 5 times before i would finally trash them
+1, the black foams get better on the 2nd and 3rd use. I can't say for the red as all of mine are still on their first use.
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Wow thats good to know information save some money for sure.
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I've reused the reds with no loss in performance. I'm not sure about using them 4 or 5 times like the black, as they do break in and start to break down quicker than the black. I've reused a couple of the black grooved sets 6 to 8 times and they still feel pretty good, to some it may be a little much.
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