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I don't see any reason why a good heims joint wouldn't work fine. In my opinion, any quality joint would work good provided its sealed from the dirt getting to the joints sliding surfaces. Most heims joints are not sealed and that would concern me. When I redid my A-frame heims joints, I put sealing boots around them to hold the greese in and the dirt out. Dispite heavy abuse, they are just as tight as when I installed them about 1500 miles ago. To assure their reliability, I went to a somewhat larger joint while I was at it.

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