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Old 10-06-2012, 05:09 PM
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Originally Posted by Richard Martin View Post
Take a look at where parts are mounted and what steel parts can be replaced with aluminum. I removed the stainless steel floor pan and replaced it with a piece of 1/8" aluminum diamond plate and knocked about 60 pounds off of the front of my Dixie.
You're talking pieces off and going for light weight and we are adding weight and ballast like crazy trying to keep ours on the ground.

We have one dedicated "slope" ztr that has fluid filled rears with Carlisle All Trails and about 150lbs of weight added to the front.

Just goes to show...
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