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Very interesting Fram test. With all that dedicated testing / quality control etc it's odd that they always seem to come low down on group tests/cut apart to see build quality.
Summat not right somewhere!
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The Fram Ultra seems to get good reviews over at BITOG.
I believe the Fram XG3614 will fit Sportsters, 99% at 20 microns (although that model is not the part number actually tested)

http://www.fram.com/parts-search/XG3614/

FRAM Group testing of average filter efficiency of PH8A, 3387A and 4967 or equivalent FRAM TG or EG models under ISO 4548-12 for particles greater than 20 microns.

the Ultra Synthetic oil filter has the ultimate dual-layer synthetic media which provides up to 20,000 miles of engine protection.
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