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Old 09-03-2013, 05:12 PM   #547
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Wow, $8.00 for driving up on the scale! Not a bank breaker, but about 30% more than the high end of what seems reasonable, considering all that work she had to do.
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Old 09-03-2013, 05:48 PM   #548
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It does say driver "off". I guess she's just quick to get that $8 from you.
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Old 09-03-2013, 08:07 PM   #549
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That is good to know. Can you list all of what your weight reductions are to date. I would like to compare them to my list and I am interested in what future weight reductions you are planning.

Thank - you in advance for anymore info. you will be sharing.
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Old 09-03-2013, 09:42 PM   #550
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For a second I thought it said it cost 800 dollars
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Old 09-03-2013, 10:00 PM   #551
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Wow, $8.00 for driving up on the scale! Not a bank breaker, but about 30% more than the high end of what seems reasonable, considering all that work she had to do.
Talk about an easy job lol

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It does say driver "off". I guess she's just quick to get that $8 from you.
Haha yea I noticed that right after I made my post.

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That is good to know. Can you list all of what your weight reductions are to date. I would like to compare them to my list and I am interested in what future weight reductions you are planning.

Thank - you in advance for anymore info. you will be sharing.
The second post in my build thread is dedicated all to weight changes but I'll quote it here:

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I am gonna use this post to try and do an as accurate weight changes as I can with each mod that has been added or what has been removed. Some things may be pointless to weigh but this is more for me to get an idea of what is going on lol.

Red= weight loss Green=Weight Gain

Starting Weight: 3749 _________Estimated Weight: ~3612.91
Weight Loss: 135.81lbs

Exhaust: Stock:48lbs MRT v2:19lbs --> 29lbs
Wheels: Stock:124.6lbs Nurburgrings 20x10: 98lbs --> 26.6lbs
Pirellis: Stock: 136lbs General G-Max 275/40/20: 120lbs --> 16lbs
Lug Nuts: Stock: 3.14lbs Black Acorn Gorilla Locks: 2.38lbs --> 0.76lbs
Engine Cover: 2.5lbs
Washer Bottle: 2lbs (empty) Apex Scoop and W/W Relocator (empty) 4lbs -->2lbs
Spare Tire and Kit: 47.1lbs
Rx Catch Can --> 1.12lbs
Rx Black Ice-olator and Plenum Spacer --> 1.22lbs
Valve Covers (removing felt and oil extension tube) --> 1.19lbs
Misc. Engine Stuff: --> 1.4lbs
Stock Pedals: 0.15lbs Powdercoated Billet Pedals: 0.65lbs --> 0.5lbs
Stock Rotors (front and rear) : 76.83lbs R1 slotted/drilled Rotors (front and rear): 73.76lbs --> 3.14lbs
Remove Front Dash Speaker--> 0.68lbs
Stock Headers and Cats:39lbs Ceramic Coated BBK Lts w/ HFC: 28.38 -->11.62lbs
Stock Trailing arm and outer bushings: 6.06lbs Pfadt Trailing Arms and outer bushings: 5.12lbs --> 0.94lbs
As far as more weight reduction I plan to:

Remove back seat (-45lbs???)
Braille Battery (about -20lbs lighter)
Coilovers (BC Racing are -15lbs lighter)
And prob remove some things here and there

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For a second I thought it said it cost 800 dollars
Yea I would not pay $800 to have my car weighed haha
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Old 09-04-2013, 06:01 AM   #552
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Thanks Kevin,

I remember your list now.

I will compare notes and let you know what I find.

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Old 09-04-2013, 12:21 PM   #553
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Thanks Kevin,

I remember your list now.

I will compare notes and let you know what I find.

Sounds great! You can either post here or pm me doesn't matter.
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Old 09-04-2013, 07:20 PM   #554
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Sounds great! You can either post here or pm me doesn't matter.
I think I saw you on I90 westbound around exit 40 yesterday around 11:45. It was an IOM with hash marks. Was that you?
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Old 09-04-2013, 07:43 PM   #555
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I think I saw you on I90 westbound around exit 40 yesterday around 11:45. It was an IOM with hash marks. Was that you?
Prob I was meeting someone out in Waterloo yesterday so it could have been.
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Old 09-14-2013, 09:02 PM   #556
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Well I can't find it posted anywhere. So if I'm wrong just let me know. This young man is on this computer searching all the time 4 info. on these Camaros talking to so many people about suggestions. Personnel ideas what they think of his mods. The work he has had to do out doors tools he had to purchase. Not to mention the tight quarters he worked in once he had a garage to work in. The testing he has done cutting the weight off of it.

With out any more appraisel for a job well done so far. I nominate kjkjr27 for car of the week. Come on guys lets get the voting started.
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Old 09-14-2013, 09:20 PM   #557
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Well I can't find it posted anywhere. So if I'm wrong just let me know. This young man is on this computer searching all the time 4 info. on these Camaros talking to so many people about suggestions. Personnel ideas what they think of his mods. The work he has had to do out doors tools he had to purchase. Not to mention the tight quarters he worked in once he had a garage to work in. The testing he has done cutting the weight off of it.

With out any more appraisel for a job well done so far. I nominate kjkjr27 for car of the week. Come on guys lets get the voting started.
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Old 09-14-2013, 09:22 PM   #558
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Well I can't find it posted anywhere. So if I'm wrong just let me know. This young man is on this computer searching all the time 4 info. on these Camaros talking to so many people about suggestions. Personnel ideas what they think of his mods. The work he has had to do out doors tools he had to purchase. Not to mention the tight quarters he worked in once he had a garage to work in. The testing he has done cutting the weight off of it.

With out any more appraisel for a job well done so far. I nominate kjkjr27 for car of the week. Come on guys lets get the voting started.
Thank you for the kind words Spike! It def has been an interesting journey to get the car to what it is today haha.

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Old 09-16-2013, 11:35 AM   #559
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And with that..........I see you made it to COTW..........CONGRATS.........and well deserved.
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Old 09-16-2013, 11:44 AM   #560
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Congrats on COTW!!!! So very well deserved!!
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