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    Looks like bedliner.

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      Originally posted by Motheye99 View Post
      is that coating proprietary? I really like your stuff
      Raytheon, yes the rocket company, does the coating on our splitters and wangs. NA/NB are the only splitters we have currently,we're looking into other markets as well. We also offer a PDF template for those who wish to DiY the splitter with their own material.



      Originally posted by Digitalwave View Post
      Looks like bedliner.
      It's pretty close to that, lol. Something relatively inexpensive, holds up to weather/sun, and somewhat durable. Bed-liner or similar polymer is pretty popular, which helps costs.
      Marcus @ Nine Lives Racing

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        Originally posted by ian e30 318is View Post

        Onshape is free and what I use. The only stipulation if you don't want to pay is that all your work is public and can be accessed/copied by others. I messaged you on IG (Saltybeast) and my offer still stands to share the models with you if you'd like.
        Thanks! I thought I saw a message from you, but now its gone I will PM you
        Originally posted by flier129 View Post

        Quick thought, what reasons are there to have that splitter so short and not go back further towards the front axle? The oil-pan is pretty low right, but you can cut around that. The reason I ask is because we've seen yuge gains on CFD data from extending the bottom of the splitter back as far as possible, on multiple chassis.

        We've(9LR) been testing several materials on our NA/NB miata aero packages. 1/2" polymer coated birch, 10mm alumalight, and tegris have seen the best results. We've settled on 1/2" birch coated with...... "rocket nozzle" polymer It requires less mounting points than alumalite and just a tad heavier. Not too far off weight after we did some stress-testing on the birch and removed the material...

        Also, very relevant to this post and forum. E30 wng kits are actually ready: https://9livesracing.com/products/e30-big-wang-kit
        I do plan on continuing the flat underbody, so it'll connect to the splitter. I wanted to make the actual splitter separate so if/when it gets smashed I can just swap in a fresh panel. Also so I could play with lengths, mainly to make a shorter option for driving around town.

        Kinda reminds me of Line-x? I wonder how line-xed plywood would holdup... or is that essentially what you're doing?

        Yes big wang kits are definitely of interest... I was eyeing the "builders kit" as I'd like to make my own mounts when the time comes...
        '89 325i OBD2 S52 BUILD THREAD
        Shadetree30

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          Originally posted by flier129 View Post
          Raytheon, yes the rocket company, does the coating on our splitters and wangs. NA/NB are the only splitters we have currently,we're looking into other markets as well. We also offer a PDF template for those who wish to DiY the splitter with their own material. It's pretty close to that, lol. Something relatively inexpensive, holds up to weather/sun, and somewhat durable. Bed-liner or similar polymer is pretty popular, which helps costs.
          That's super, I just met with a friend from Raytheon today oddly enough.
          91' 318is 90' 325is

          Originally posted by Sonny
          Buy the E30s, they ain't gonna last long
          E30 can make you, E30 can break you
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            Originally posted by flier129 View Post
            Also, very relevant to this post and forum. E30 wng kits are actually ready: https://9livesracing.com/products/e30-big-wang-kit
            Already ordered mine!

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