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Old April 3rd, 2009, 11:31 AM   #49
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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....

You might be surprised my buggy is on the large size and when we added all the safety crap for the XRRA a few years back it tipped the scales at 3600#
.120 wall Dom.,14 bolt 60 4.3 front and rear winches steel cable, .100 aluminum side and roof panels window nets and bars, fire extinguisher .ect..
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