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Old 12-17-16, 07:29 AM   #641
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Default Re: BlueScooby's 06 STI - Fender Vents getting painted

Also, and this is random; but I finally made a more legit cover for the lower bumper opening. 1/16" ABS sheet with rubber trim

Car comes up to temp quicker on cold mornings and the PS cooler is no longer "sub cooling" the PS fluid... haha

(This is a winter only cover)




Theoretically this will also reduce drag a little... but probably not very much.
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Old 12-17-16, 04:26 PM   #642
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Nice Job!
I don't see the fender vents on their website though. Is this a test/ prototype model?
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Old 12-17-16, 05:41 PM   #643
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Nice Job!
I don't see the fender vents on their website though. Is this a test/ prototype model?

Thanks

When I was emailing Singular they said I got one of the few remaining sets for the first batch so I assumed they would be rolling out full on production...

You should probably shoot them an email, they have been really responsive to me so far. Hopefully they can find you a set
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Old 12-17-16, 05:54 PM   #644
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Will do.

Thanks mate.

Ventilating the air out of the front plus two canards will be my main strategy for more aero grip in 2017.
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Old 12-18-16, 12:19 PM   #645
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Sounds good to me! You're gonna be pulling all the G's in the corners

Finished the drivers side, and installed the TIC Fender braces, then went for a test drive.

BTW, I was not expecting great things from those braces, but the difference in front end response on turn-in is actually VERY noticeable! Apparently there is a lot more flex in that part of the chassis than I thought...

And here's some more pictures of the whole car. Btw, the roads were wet but not raining, but look how much water came up through the louvers! Even the back side of the fins are soaking wet. A nice little confirmation of airflow.






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Wow!

So nice.

Wish I had your skills haha.
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lol, delete!
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Sent packing......something......anything.
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Thanks
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