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Old 05-22-2021, 01:49 PM   #41 (permalink)
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My roof is aluminum and I can hear squirrel's scampering around overhead.

I used to live next to a quarter-acre of corrugated steel roof, and when it rained I'd open the window and listen to the chiming sound.

Why do you want metal instead of Tesla's non-solar glass tiles? AFAIK cheaper, and better impact resistance.

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Old 05-23-2021, 09:37 AM   #42 (permalink)
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The underside of my car is just a layer of sheetmetal anyway, so I figured it wouldn't get any worse with another layer of it.
Anyway, whatever material I pic, it needs to hold up to speed as well as salt and I need to be able to remove it relatively easy for oilchanges and inspections.
Good thing is, my car has plenty of great mounting points, so I likely won't need to fabricate much of a frame for it.
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This tank will likely be less efficient than the previous one for the first time since I started tracking.
Finaly good weather has arrived in germany, so I'm having a little fun with the top down.
And top down+higher speeds+using brakes more is not that fuel efficient.
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Not exactly increasing my fuel efficiency, but I've restored my headlights.
They where realy yellow and hazy, wich looked terrible and the haze caused some glare as well as weak headlights.
Sanded them down, polished them, primered them, clearcoated them, sanded them and polished them again.
Looks almost like new now.

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