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Old 10-06-2011, 10:04 AM   #1
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the best use for carbon fiber

stumbled upon this today

http://www.thecarbonfiberjournal.com/?p=770


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good article, it will be interesting to see how well this takes off, how much it cost, and how long the block itself will last.
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Very cool. I would wonder about longevity, but if it can hold up to the heat long term it would be awesome to have a super light motor.
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Old 10-06-2011, 11:22 AM   #5
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This would be really cool if you can get a full carbonfiber engine really light and stronger then aluminum could lead to very interesting engines
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carbon fiber is actually stronger and more heat tollerable than aluminum, steel, and iron!
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This would be really cool if you can get a full carbonfiber engine really light and stronger then aluminum could lead to very interesting engines
Not to mention the obvious that noone is saying lol FUEL EFFICIENCY!!!
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Now if I could only get a full CF shell and body work of my '10 sedan!

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i wonder how close to our duratec blocks his ford/mazda 2 liter prototype is? plug and play?
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I want, found my next mod haha.
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