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Old 01-25-2020, 01:26 PM   #11 (permalink)
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Online,somewhere now,there is an image of a GM SUV wind tunnel model,with a significant boat tail.It is claimed to reduce drag by 29% I believe.
This boat tail shows up on US Patent,8590961,February 21,2012,by Thomas Scott Breidenbach.It's a variation on a variation of the Ahmed Body boat-tail, both in Huchos' textbook.
With rear wheel skirts,this modification would probably satisfy your load reduction requirement for the CVT mode.

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That's an interesting patent; here's the link. It's actually for a collapsible boat tail that retracts using linkages in the frame!
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That's an interesting patent; here's the link. It's actually for a collapsible boat tail that retracts using linkages in the frame!
nothing on the market they're just patent squatting..


after soldering that 12v battery cable looks like the Regeneration is working correct i have never been able to do that.. see vid


also auto stop seems to work correctly as well..

reuploaded muted some to disable copyright thing



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