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  Topic: dune buggy windshield chopped.
andygere

Replies: 15
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PostForum: Kit Car/Fiberglass Buggy/356 Replica   Posted: Mon Dec 21, 2015 6:12 pm   Subject: Re: dune buggy windshield chopped.
I would also find a way to lower my seats another 2" .

https://www.thesamba.com/vw/gallery/pix/322555.jpg

I think this is the key, getting the seating position lower. Compared to my Manx ...
  Topic: dune buggy windshield chopped.
vwracerdave

Replies: 15
Views: 8890

PostForum: Kit Car/Fiberglass Buggy/356 Replica   Posted: Mon Dec 21, 2015 5:23 pm   Subject: Re: dune buggy windshield chopped.
I shortened the windshield 3" and the roll bar 4" to be proportional to each other. You bet I would do it again as I can't stand the dorky '60's era tall windshield. I would also find a way ...
  Topic: Daul mufflers vs 4 into 1 quiet muffler
vwracerdave

Replies: 10
Views: 1892

PostForum: Kit Car/Fiberglass Buggy/356 Replica   Posted: Mon Jul 22, 2013 4:06 pm   Subject: Daul mufflers vs 4 into 1 quiet muffler
On my Dunebuggy with a 1776 it ran a full 1/2 second slower in the 1/4 mile with duals exhaust then it did with a 4-1 header. Regardless I still love the look of duals and the throaty sound of them. I ...
  Topic: Now that the world DIDN'T end... Goals for 2013?
vwracerdave

Replies: 23
Views: 3240

PostForum: Kit Car/Fiberglass Buggy/356 Replica   Posted: Sun Dec 23, 2012 10:49 am   Subject: Now that the world DIDN'T end... Goals for 2013?
Win a championship, win a wheel barrel full of money, or just win a trophy.
Win with my race buggy, win with mystreet buggy, just win, win, win.

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  Topic: paint ideas
vwracerdave

Replies: 17
Views: 2521

PostForum: Kit Car/Fiberglass Buggy/356 Replica   Posted: Fri Jan 08, 2010 7:26 am   Subject: paint ideas
I like plain one solid color paint designs. I'm not into graffix or stripes of any kind.

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  Topic: What does a buggy weigh?
vwracerdave

Replies: 11
Views: 2110

PostForum: Kit Car/Fiberglass Buggy/356 Replica   Posted: Tue Sep 25, 2007 4:33 pm   Subject: What does a buggy weigh?
1325 lbs without driver

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  Topic: Buggy weights
vwracerdave

Replies: 23
Views: 5369

PostForum: Kit Car/Fiberglass Buggy/356 Replica   Posted: Fri Apr 13, 2007 3:00 pm   Subject: Buggy weights
My race buggy weights 1195 lbs. without driver on the track scales certified to +/- 5lbs.
https://www.thesamba.com/vw/gallery/pix/334894.jpg

My street legal buggy weights 1325 lbs. without driver ...
  Topic: Blue buggies
vwracerdave

Replies: 38
Views: 5324

PostForum: Reader's Rides   Posted: Fri Mar 09, 2007 3:42 pm   Subject: Blue buggies
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