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Old 11-03-2013, 10:28 PM   #341
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Old 11-04-2013, 08:19 AM   #342
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That's how it started for me, I saw a 2012 with the new factory heater hoses. Although I didn't go quite as far as Nathan but was happy to contribute early on to his thread.
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Old 11-04-2013, 08:45 AM   #343
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I have been trying to get a tubular rear cradle for the last year. Last time I spoke with extreme they wanted 10 orders. 4 is reasonable. If you end up buying all for then selling, I will pay up
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Old 11-04-2013, 09:03 AM   #344
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still glued to these threads, keep up the good work.
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That's how it started for me, I saw a 2012 with the new factory heater hoses. Although I didn't go quite as far as Nathan but was happy to contribute early on to his thread.
Kind of hard to believe this whole mess started with those dang heater hoses. Damn you, GM! LOL

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I have been trying to get a tubular rear cradle for the last year. Last time I spoke with extreme they wanted 10 orders. 4 is reasonable. If you end up buying all for then selling, I will pay up
Maybe we should make a group buy thread so that we can get four orders coordinated and submitted at the same time. With us two, that just leaves two more to go. I would hope there are two others that would want to drop approx. 40 lbs and all the other benefits that come with a tubular rear cradle.
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Old 11-04-2013, 10:48 AM   #345
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What would be the benefits besides weight savings for the tubular rear cradle? Would they build it to mount solid to the car eliminating bushings all together?
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Old 11-04-2013, 12:18 PM   #346
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Everyone at Pfadt Racing is sorry you didn't make it to SEMA; we know how hard you have worked for that deadline. That being said, we check this thread religiously and are already wondering how we will cope when you are finished.
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Old 11-04-2013, 01:44 PM   #347
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Everyone at Pfadt Racing is sorry you didn't make it to SEMA; we know how hard you have worked for that deadline. That being said, we check this thread religiously and are already wondering how we will cope when you are finished.
Maybe he will do a C7.
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Old 11-04-2013, 02:10 PM   #348
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Everyone at Pfadt Racing is sorry you didn't make it to SEMA; we know how hard you have worked for that deadline. That being said, we check this thread religiously and are already wondering how we will cope when you are finished.
Who says he will finish
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Old 11-04-2013, 08:25 PM   #349
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Kind of hard to believe this whole mess started with those dang heater hoses. Damn you, GM! LOL



Maybe we should make a group buy thread so that we can get four orders coordinated and submitted at the same time. With us two, that just leaves two more to go. I would hope there are two others that would want to drop approx. 40 lbs and all the other benefits that come with a tubular rear cradle.
I would be glad to help with some ideas that would help the car in the rear,we have helped the ARH/Farks car in some crucial areas. Weight savings is not the reason to do a rear cradle as the weight is good there.Your car is 1 of a kind for sure if you need anything at all from us give us a call anytime
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Old 11-05-2013, 02:16 AM   #350
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Nice work. Where is your shop?
You said the garage in your house correct ?
Do you run a business out of your house ? or is it just a place you work after hrs while working some place else,as thats a 100k build at a shop I am sure easy,...
reason I ask both as you have other people helping you,so either they are paid employees,or co-workers helping after hrs,like my friends and i used to do before i was crippled..
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Old 11-07-2013, 01:22 AM   #351
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I am interested in a tubular rear frame also. I went so far as to make a jig from an extra stock cradle. But my day job is getting in the way of progress. If it gets finished I will post it. Pic is of the fixture.
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Old 11-07-2013, 08:24 AM   #352
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Heisenberg. If you have the time can you make a thread on your progress? Alot of us here are interested!
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Old 11-07-2013, 08:39 AM   #353
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Old 11-08-2013, 07:41 PM   #354
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Lets hear some more about the proposed tubular rear cradle from Extreme Innovation.
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Old 11-14-2013, 05:00 PM   #355
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I would be interested in the rear cradle but I run pedders. If you think it would not be a problem let me know
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Old 11-14-2013, 06:17 PM   #357
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