Sorta on the same subject, I remember a comment that Stu Ritter made on the Ritter-Easley list a few yrs. ago. He indicated that if you wanted a firm brake pedal to use steel brake lines. I may stand corrected, but I believe this type is what's referred to as braided. The std. lines swell over time and lose pressure. The metal variety seem to do a better job of holding it.
1991 300-SEL - Model 126
M103 - SOHC
James Madison - Oppressors can tyrannize only when they achieve a standing army, an enslaved press, and a disarmed populace.
Liberty Firearms Training - After years of trying to regulate California criminals with a never ending stream of gun control laws they have still not given up with the belief that if they make something a crime that criminals will miraculously start obeying the law.