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Old 01-29-2020, 11:24 AM   #40 (permalink)
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Nice design. Curious to hear what impact this has on your mileage?
OP. Do you have any numbers to post from a regular commute to give before and after mpg?
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The power needed to push an object through a fluid increases as the cube of the velocity. Mechanical friction increases as the square, so increasing speed requires progressively more power.
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