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Old 01-31-2012, 10:14 AM   #1171 (permalink)
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When you want Dave to look at the post regarding him about 4 posts down, so we can hear the latest on judgements in America, so we can alter our driving to save our $, sanity, and the possesion of our licenses!
Huh? I'm confused.

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Old 01-31-2012, 03:59 PM   #1172 (permalink)
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Old 02-02-2012, 09:59 PM   #1173 (permalink)
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...when you spend more time in ecomodder forum than driving a car.
I resemble that remark!
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Old 02-03-2012, 10:09 AM   #1174 (permalink)
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YKYAEI...

You see an article in Diesel Power magazine title "1,000 Miles to Empty" about another 6.7L Cummins Dodge Ram and think, "Sweet! Somebody else has done what I have. I wonder how they did it." Then your disapointed when you find out they added an additional 20 gallons of fuel tank!
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My version of energy storage is called "momentum".
My version of regenerative braking is called "bump starting".

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Old 02-03-2012, 02:30 PM   #1175 (permalink)
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Old 03-18-2012, 03:19 AM   #1176 (permalink)
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YKYAEI when you see a forklift, you're disappointed to see an LP tank on it. No electric motor there.
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Old 03-18-2012, 10:33 PM   #1177 (permalink)
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HA! I've done that one.
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Old 03-19-2012, 06:31 PM   #1178 (permalink)
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...when you wonder how much idle consumption eats into the ice cream man's profits.
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Old 03-19-2012, 06:42 PM   #1179 (permalink)
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Old 03-25-2012, 03:46 PM   #1180 (permalink)
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YKYAEI when you see a forklift, you're disappointed to see an LP tank on it. No electric motor there.
There are no more electric forklifts anymore - Ecomodders have taken all their motors for EV conversions

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