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Old 27 September 2012, 11:42   #1
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Mitigation foam

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Does anybody have any experience of 'The Mitigator' Mitigation foam ? I was thinking about getting my jockeys fitted with it if it's any good.
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Old 28 September 2012, 12:13   #2
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This is a interesting subject. My knee is not in good nick so i take the hits by the spine instead.... Surprisingly haven't(yet) had any back issues despite sometimes it feels like the jockey seat would be mad of solid wood. Would be nice if someone would have experience of mitigation foam on the seats, as not ready for the Ullman yet...
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Old 28 September 2012, 12:19   #3
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I hope you will see an update on shock redcution foam from a forum member soon who has fitted his boats with similar having researched it fully
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Old 28 September 2012, 12:47   #4
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We were looking into exactly that with a UK seat manufacturer but they let us down badly - we may do something ourselves over the winter.
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We use the foam in the work boats and it does make a difference after a day on the water. I'm not sure users would notice it for general leisure use I.e. I haven't been motivated to put it on my rib.
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Old 02 October 2012, 03:22   #6
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I have a sample of the foam used in ejector seat manufacturing somewhere. I will see if I can find their details. It ressembles the Oasis stuff you put flowers into.
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Old 20 December 2012, 11:39   #7
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Old 20 December 2012, 11:48   #8
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I've spent hundreds of hours driving boats with this in the seats. It makes a serious difference if you're out there every day. Trailer bloke on here is a uk distributor for it - might be worth dropping him a pm.
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Old 20 December 2012, 11:51   #9
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Its used in aviation seating as routine ...cant be that hard to track down .....
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Anyone managed to get hold of this stuff or found a supplier ?
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