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Old 04-24-2005, 07:01   #1 (permalink)
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The SN65 project

Robert Julian is now to the point of bolting things into the car

For those of you unfamiliar, picture a project at SVT.. where they build a
lookalike using 65 fastback skin stampings on an '03 Cobra chassis with
powertrain and interior
http://www.horsepowered.com/forums/s...1741#post91741


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Old 04-24-2005, 10:01   #2 (permalink)
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Re: The SN65 project


"Backyard Mechanic" <pettyfog@yaywho.com> wrote in message
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> Robert Julian is now to the point of bolting things into the car
>
> For those of you unfamiliar, picture a project at SVT.. where they build a
> lookalike using 65 fastback skin stampings on an '03 Cobra chassis with
> powertrain and interior
> http://www.horsepowered.com/forums/s...1741#post91741
>
>

I'm very curious as to what the finished vehicle will weigh. I seem to
remember Mr. Julian mentioning a weight of around 2500 Lbs. Seems a tad
optimistic, but if that's the case, that puppy's gonna fly.
--
John C.
'03 Cobra Convt.


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Old 04-24-2005, 13:01   #3 (permalink)
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Re: The SN65 project

No way!

I cant see how it can possibly weigh less than an 03 Cobra Coupe


"John C." <jonc@shore.net> wrote
> I'm very curious as to what the finished vehicle will weigh. I seem to
> remember Mr. Julian mentioning a weight of around 2500 Lbs. Seems a tad
> optimistic, but if that's the case, that puppy's gonna fly.




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Old 04-24-2005, 13:01   #4 (permalink)
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Re: The SN65 project

On Sun, 24 Apr 2005 16:15:30 GMT, "John C." <jonc@shore.net> wrote:

>
>"Backyard Mechanic" <pettyfog@yaywho.com> wrote in message
>news:DOMae.33$6z3.29@newssvr33.news.prodigy.com...
>> Robert Julian is now to the point of bolting things into the car
>>
>> For those of you unfamiliar, picture a project at SVT.. where they build a
>> lookalike using 65 fastback skin stampings on an '03 Cobra chassis with
>> powertrain and interior
>> http://www.horsepowered.com/forums/s...1741#post91741
>>
>>

>I'm very curious as to what the finished vehicle will weigh. I seem to
>remember Mr. Julian mentioning a weight of around 2500 Lbs. Seems a tad
>optimistic, but if that's the case, that puppy's gonna fly.


lmfao
hold the road is another thing rite

lmfao
u go girl

hurc ast
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Old 04-24-2005, 13:01   #5 (permalink)
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Re: The SN65 project

On Sun, 24 Apr 2005 17:53:20 GMT, "Backyard Mechanic"
<pettyfog@yaywho.com> wrote:

>No way!
>
>I cant see how it can possibly weigh less than an 03 Cobra Coupe
>
>
>"John C." <jonc@shore.net> wrote
>> I'm very curious as to what the finished vehicle will weigh. I seem to
>> remember Mr. Julian mentioning a weight of around 2500 Lbs. Seems a tad
>> optimistic, but if that's the case, that puppy's gonna fly.

>
>


hello hack
how are you
long time no see
have u been sick ?

say hi to your lovely wife


hurc ast
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Old 04-24-2005, 13:01   #6 (permalink)
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Re: The SN65 project

promot@simms.com wrote:

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> lmfao
> hold the road is another thing rite
>
> lmfao
> u go girl
>
> hurc ast


How would you know? You couldnt bother to read the whole SN65 thread,
or you'd know they wont have a problem with that...
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Old 04-24-2005, 13:01   #7 (permalink)
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Re: The SN65 project

promot@simms.com wrote:

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> hello hack
> how are you
> long time no see
> have u been sick ?


> hurc ast


Just sick of you...
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Old 04-24-2005, 14:03   #8 (permalink)
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Yeah, considering some of the extra bracing I've seen added and the
attention given to strenghten the chassis, there isn't a whole lot of room
for weight loss.
If anything, I would expect heavier.

I just scanned that thread looking for the estimate, and couldn't find it.
Either it was in another forum or I have confused his project with something
else.
--
John C.
'03 Cobra Convt.

"Backyard Mechanic" <pettyfog@yaywho.com> wrote in message
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> No way!
>
> I cant see how it can possibly weigh less than an 03 Cobra Coupe
>
>
> "John C." <jonc@shore.net> wrote
> > I'm very curious as to what the finished vehicle will weigh. I seem to
> > remember Mr. Julian mentioning a weight of around 2500 Lbs. Seems a tad
> > optimistic, but if that's the case, that puppy's gonna fly.

>
>
>



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Old 04-24-2005, 18:01   #9 (permalink)
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Re: The SN65 project

In article <CCPae.165$pc7.140@trndny05>, John C. wrote:
> I'm very curious as to what the finished vehicle will weigh. I seem to
> remember Mr. Julian mentioning a weight of around 2500 Lbs. Seems a tad
> optimistic, but if that's the case, that puppy's gonna fly.


I forget what he said at the open house, but it was a fair amount over 3000


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