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Carbon fiber engine? #50252 Oct 1, 7:47pm Oct 1, 7:47pm
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Carbon fiber engine?
I forgot where I saw it on this site, but I saw an engine with all carbon fiber engine plastics. Does anyone know where to get these from?


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Re: Carbon fiber engine? [Re: celicatalbot] #50253 Oct 1, 7:51pm Oct 1, 7:51pm
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i think the website is http://www.iptmotorsports.com/
go there man

Re: Carbon fiber engine? [Re: celicapimp02] #50254 Oct 1, 8:22pm Oct 1, 8:22pm
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Originally Posted by celicapimp02
i think the website is http://www.iptmotorsports.com/
go there man


yep, but damn, they sure are expesive


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Re: Carbon fiber engine? [Re: celicatalbot] #50255 Oct 1, 9:50pm Oct 1, 9:50pm
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Yeah http://www.iptmotorsports.com/ , is a great one there is also http://www.aprperformance.com/main.asp , they have some selection but not much (also known for the 3000-GT body kit). But yeah if you really want it like I do then just buy them in stages or just save up enough to buy them all at once.


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Re: Carbon fiber engine? [Re: celicatalbot] #50256 Oct 1, 11:32pm Oct 1, 11:32pm
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Originally Posted by celicatalbot
I forgot where I saw it on this site, but I saw an engine with all carbon fiber engine plastics. Does anyone know where to get these from?


pictures of engine?

must have been in the ENGINE picture gallery grin
https://www.celicahobby.com/gal3/engine


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Re: Carbon fiber engine? [Re: celicatalbot] #50257 Oct 1, 11:44pm Oct 1, 11:44pm
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Nearly $200 for this stuff. Sheesh!! Paint em and save the money. I don't think Carbon Fiber Engine Plastics will knock off 25 lbs. Lol. If you got a few hundred to blow on the look of your motor, then go ahead. I'd paint em myself and get mini neons throughout the engine bay. That'll win car show points.
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Re: Carbon fiber engine? [Re: celicatalbot] #50258 Oct 2, 12:33pm Oct 2, 12:33pm
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Very so true that's why i say just save up a little at a time, hell that's what Armando Rodriguez did and now his widebody GTS is not only in the Aug. '03 issue of Import Racer, but it's also a 1:18 die-cast model from Jada Toys. He bought his from IPT, and true that is not the only thing that got him to this point but it sure does seal the deal.
http://www.importracermag.com/past-issues.htm


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Re: Carbon fiber engine? [Re: RyOlSe] #50259 Oct 2, 12:43pm Oct 2, 12:43pm
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yea then he put it on ebay.. anybody know if it sold?

Re: Carbon fiber engine? [Re: Justice] #50260 Oct 2, 8:10pm Oct 2, 8:10pm
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He put his car on E-Bay? what the hell is his deal? (i've never got into the whole E-Bay thing)


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Re: Carbon fiber engine? [Re: RyOlSe] #50261 Oct 2, 8:15pm Oct 2, 8:15pm
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he was done with the project and wanted to start a new one.

Re: Carbon fiber engine? [Re: celicatalbot] #50262 Oct 2, 8:36pm Oct 2, 8:36pm
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Yeah, also all the free advertisement and the rise in price from being in the mag, it was the prime time to sell.

Re: Carbon fiber engine? [Re: celicatalbot] #50263 Oct 4, 12:42pm Oct 4, 12:42pm
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Crazy, up here most people will keep their bad @$$ car, i.e. my day still has his '67 Fastback Mustang, Blue with double pearl racing stripes out in the garage. Plus the only people that would buy modified cars like that are 16 year old kids that just think it's cool and don't realize that the car may technically be theirs, "spiritually" it's the guy who put it together.[/color]


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Originally Posted by RyOlSe
the car may technically be theirs, "spiritually" it's the guy who put it together.[/color]


Yea i know what ur saying. Putting the car together is half the fun. Having it your way and knowing that you did it and didnt just buy it.

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