Dimmable CFL R20 bulbs experiance

Does anyone have any experience with good working dimmable CFL bulbs?  I am looking at replacing 8 R20 incandescent with energy saves and would like to use a reputable CFL if possible.  Any recommendations and type of dimmer switch used is very appreciated.

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I have bought Energy bulbs from Ikea and they have lasted years.

Are your bulbs dimmable?  That was the main question in the thread.

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