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Old 11-30-2008, 10:51 AM   #376 (permalink)
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Originally Posted by MPaulHolmes View Post
To give you some idea as to how hot it was getting, let's just say it's hotness was the multiplicative inverse of Oprah's hotness...

It's a 60 pound motor.

I forgot that tidbit, if you posted it earlier in the thread (you probably did). But the Oprah tidbit was still very good.

The motor in the ForkenSwift is about 110 lbs.
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