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      05-21-2009, 01:35 AM   #1
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homemade splitter

well me and my friend got bored, and decided to try to cut out some splitters. its not done being shaped just got hungry/ tired. will finish tomorrow see how it turns out
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      05-21-2009, 01:51 AM   #2
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hehe you tease.
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      05-21-2009, 03:52 AM   #3
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what did you make them out of?
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      05-21-2009, 04:33 AM   #4
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abs plastic
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      05-21-2009, 09:18 AM   #5
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doesnt the abs plastic scratch like crazy when you mess with it?
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more pics!!!!
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      05-21-2009, 10:13 AM   #7
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Kinda ghetto but it works!
Some guy on the e30 boards name Ryan G made something similar and sells them for $90. A ton of e30 guys have them on their cars, but the point is...same concept!

for being the first to just try!
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      05-21-2009, 02:36 PM   #8
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hahai used to have a e30 and know about the ryan g splitter but yeah
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      05-21-2009, 02:47 PM   #9
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Kinda ghetto but it works!
When you say it works, do you mean it actually provide noticeable down force? or, you mean it looks good?
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I was expecting something like this (starts 60sec in):

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I was expecting something like this (starts 60sec in):

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When you say it works, do you mean it actually provide noticeable down force? or, you mean it looks good?
haha chill out guys just made it for fun / looks... im not actually expecting to leave it on very long because something else will be going there shortly
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so how does it actually look like??
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When you say it works, do you mean it actually provide noticeable down force? or, you mean it looks good?
Looks good.
If I had a wind tunnel in my garage, I'd be able to really verify it
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Looks good.
If I had a wind tunnel in my garage, I'd be able to really verify it
Frank, are you offereing to break wind on his spoiler?
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      05-21-2009, 09:33 PM   #16
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hhahahha good one... hey i think the splitters came out pretty good mounting the other side right now and will get some pics up
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Frank, are you offereing to break wind on his spoiler?
Yes! It needs a proper christening!
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we need more pics
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wow. with a little more work those things can turn out pretty nice. good job
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good job! Not bad at all!
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