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Old 02-04-2010, 01:41 AM   #21
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Have you gutted the bumpers yet? Apparently that's a good weight-saver if you're game. Also, you might consider gutting the hood and trunk ribs, as well as killing the trunk hinges/latches and the hood hinges/latches. I'm just sayin...

And I am "just sayin" since my car has full-leather comfy seats, as well as A/C and cruise... and, yes, I refuse to give that **** up... dammit.
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Old 02-04-2010, 10:38 AM   #22
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Have you gutted the bumpers yet? Apparently that's a good weight-saver if you're game. Also, you might consider gutting the hood and trunk ribs, as well as killing the trunk hinges/latches and the hood hinges/latches. I'm just sayin...

And I am "just sayin" since my car has full-leather comfy seats, as well as A/C and cruise... and, yes, I refuse to give that **** up... dammit.
I have a shorty rear bumper from Simpson design, just no time to install it. I will gut the front also.. eventually.

Trunk: I am in the middle of fabricating a fiberglass lid. Still in the learning (learning to hate fiberglass) phase on that project.

Actually, lately I have had not time to work on the car at all. It just sits in the driveway doing this:
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