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Old 01-10-2013, 02:42 AM   #51 (permalink)
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A titanium header would be a huge waste of money. Any time you heat titanium much above 800'F it starts absorbing every thing in its environment. They would fall apart.
It would appear I didn't charge nearly enough for what I made.


I still retain most of the capability to work titanium.
ooooh i wasnt aware of the 800'F mark..thanks for pointing that out....

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Old 01-10-2013, 11:51 AM   #52 (permalink)
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im not getting into a internet argument with a dude name Jako ...waste of my time ...
Jakob is the Swedish form of Jacob

Thanks for posting the bolt weights... I didn't think they'd be too heavy. Do you know how much the pulley bolts weigh?
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Old 01-10-2013, 02:32 PM   #53 (permalink)
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Wait, are you one of those retards who race in traffic?
Are we allowed to insult everyone or just Ae86driftmaster, because I... got nothing.
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Old 01-10-2013, 07:52 PM   #54 (permalink)
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...The one nut on which weight reduction might really affect MPG, in most cases, would be the one that holds the steering wheel. Or opens a can of soda. You get the picture.
Removed ~40 pounds from that "nut" almost 6 years ago. I'm sure it's helped my fuel economy in my vehicles a little. And it's transferable between vehicles.
It's helped my skiing ability and stamina a LOT.

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