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Old 04-16-2010, 12:17 AM   #181 (permalink)
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At 2000rpm and 60mph, I figure you'll be able to fill one square inch with exhaust gas. A money no object tail extension would make use of that small amount of gas, but I'll probably ignore it for the most part.

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Old 04-16-2010, 09:37 AM   #182 (permalink)
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Yeah, doesn't seem like it would be worth any expenditure of scarce boattail money ;-)
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Old 05-16-2010, 10:56 AM   #183 (permalink)
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For anyone interested, I stumbled across these same lens at Farm & Fleet.

AutoZone has the entire light assembly. These are the lights I'll be using on the Insight. Also using some smaller side-mounted running lights, and separate reflectors. Nicely sized for good visibility.

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botsapper - that link to the foam blocking is very nice, thanks
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Old 07-11-2010, 07:51 PM   #185 (permalink)
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I guess to see some of the links and pictures I need to send 10 emails, well this is #2...
Welcome aboard, and you can delete your spamposts once you reach #10 and retain your signature-viewing privileges.

A fellow Insight owner? You should introduce yourself.

Regarding crosswind stability: Adding a lightweight boat tail should actually improve it. Because the tail moves your center of pressure rearward but barely moves your center of mass, a gust of wind that pushes your car to the right will also steer it to the left. Consider the effect of crosswinds on this modded M-B C-111 with and without the giant dorsal fin.

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Thanks Robert, I just introduced myself.
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Old 07-11-2010, 11:30 PM   #187 (permalink)
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Hi all, Sorry about the slams, but I wanted to see some links and pics that were only accessibe if I had posted 10 times (I'm sure you know the rule), so thanks for putting up with my sh*t posts...

Just deleted the slams and see that I only have 4 posts now....

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AND with only 4 posts I can't see the pics and links I wanted to see!!!
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