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  1. mustang41

    mustang41 New Member

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    I'm trying to get to the bottom weight as i can get so far I have ....
    * front strange brakes
    * k-member
    * light weight trunk
    * gutted interior
    *light weight battery
    *drag setup
    * fiber glass hood
    What else would be a good bang for the buck on weight saving ?? , also anybody delete any dead weight from behind the dashboard?? Car weights 3270 with me in it 20170327_132058.jpeg

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  2. slow306stang

    slow306stang Well-Known Member Established Member

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    Windshield washer tank delete
    Tubular front bumper
    Billet Pro Shop radiator support (1lb!)
    Remove front sway bar
    Tubular a-arms
    Coilovers
    Driveshaft
    Strange rear brakes
    A/C compressor and condenser
    Manual rack

    Thats about it for what i can think of at the moment. Im sure if your car is that light you probably already have some of the items that ive mentioned
     
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    311-420 Unknown Member Established Member

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    Side mirrors
    Dumped exhaust
    Lexan windows/ windshields
    Carbon fiber trunk lid
     
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  4. mustang41

    mustang41 New Member

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    Yes sir I have all of the above but ,app wouldn't let me keep writing for some reason ... I guess fiberglass doors are next thanks sir , sorry for the late reply

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  5. mustang41

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    Sorry for late reply , have all of the above but lexan windows. Do you know any other brand besides optic armor?

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  6. gimmie11s

    gimmie11s Handlebar mustaches... PSSHHH! Established Member

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  8. CobraBob

    CobraBob Authorized Vendor Premium Member Established Member

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    You're on a serious weight reduction route! Is your Mustang a dedicated track car?
     
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  9. 311-420

    311-420 Unknown Member Established Member

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    No, I've never gotten anywhere near that hardcore with weight reduction.
     
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  10. mustang41

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    Oh ok cool deal thanks for the input my man !

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  12. mustang41

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    Yes sir track car , trying to get it as light as I can get . It's N/A now hopefully we can get it to run faster then last year but we will see ....

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    theparker Member Established Member

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    HELL YEAH BROTHER !!!!!

    BARTLE SKEET !!!!


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