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    Re: [RC] bone - Heidi Smith

    > I don't have endurance experience to back this up, but
    > "conventional wisdom" is 7 to 8 inches per 1000 lbs of
    > body weight.  Some people feel 7" is plenty, others
    > prefer 8" per 1000lbs.  I tend to fall into the second
    > group.  :)
    Deb Bennett was the first I heard that mentioned the 7" per 1000# concept,
    and it was her general recommendation as well that 8" per 1000# was more in
    line with working reality--and not just for endurance, if memory serves.
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