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Old April 3rd, 2009, 10:17 AM   #48
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Originally Posted by KartRacer View Post
Needs a windshield bar.

What is your expected final weight? What does that engine/trans/tcase combo weight?
I have only put in the perimeter bars because I have been trying to get the proportions right, I think I finally have it balanced out and I'm going to start finishing it off.

The weight on the atlas was 125 shipping weight, I'm guessing the TH400 will be close to 200 with fluid and a converter and I have heard the LS's weigh in around 450 with accessories. I'm guessing mine will be in the 425 mark because I wont have the A/C compressor and I'll have different exhaust on it. So maybe around 700-750 for drivetrain weight? If anyone has a hanging scale I can borrow I'd get a weight. I think the axles are 350 front and 300 rear and then add in the tires at 90 each and then wheels at 40 each brings it to around 1900 and then add in shocks, links, tube, seats, steering.... I dont see how it will be below 3000lbs....
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