<VV> RE: Balancers
tonyu at roava.net
Wed Jul 19 18:40:55 EDT 2006
At 07:04 hours 07/19/2006, kaczmarek at charter.net wrote:
> > Unless of course, the engineer's Uncle Marvin owned the company
> that made the parts, or
> > someone needed to justify their job, etc. :-).
>If that was the case, then the PG Corvairs would have had a Park
>Pin. They don't, because they decided they could save 4.00 per
>unit, from the discussion I heard once. Even if it was .25/unit,
>x1,000,000? GM looks for unit savings like that.
>One of the reasons the 60's looked cheap (crappy door panels, etc)
>was because so much was spent on the engineering that they had to
>skimp in other places, I think I read that in Tony Fiore's book.
I'm gonna make sure my '60 4-door doesn't read this e-mail.
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