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Old June 14th, 2013, 02:31 PM
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Contest Time!

It's that time again, contest time. This time it's guessing the weight of the "Rastaration" 2.25 Diesel engine in its shipping crate seen in the photo below. Instructions are on the page, click the link!

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Old June 14th, 2013, 02:55 PM
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Old June 14th, 2013, 04:25 PM
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done.
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Old June 14th, 2013, 05:46 PM
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Can we see the back side? I am tempted to separate the engine from the tranny from my 109 and weight it
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Old June 14th, 2013, 06:24 PM
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Can we see the back side? I am tempted to separate the engine from the tranny from my 109 and weight it
I thought the same thing.
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Old June 14th, 2013, 07:22 PM
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Old June 14th, 2013, 07:36 PM
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My guess is 825
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Old June 16th, 2013, 12:43 PM
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Old June 16th, 2013, 01:05 PM
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I believe the guesses need to be sent to the linky above.
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Old June 16th, 2013, 01:08 PM
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In this life there are big picture people and detail oriented people... Guess which one I am
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Old June 16th, 2013, 04:09 PM
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So you are just trying to throw off the pig picture people with a way high estimate, so the detail oriented people email in an unreasonable one? Still want to see the back of this thing...
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Old June 16th, 2013, 06:40 PM
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I have many photos of this engine, I'll post them tomorrow at work. It is the engine alone, and based off this photo alone Dro cheated somehow
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Old June 16th, 2013, 07:17 PM
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I need to see the back.
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Old June 16th, 2013, 07:23 PM
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Alright here is the best view I can give you...

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Old June 17th, 2013, 03:28 PM
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Old June 17th, 2013, 03:37 PM
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I have many photos of this engine, I'll post them tomorrow at work. It is the engine alone, and based off this photo alone Dro cheated somehow
So... I nailed it?
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Old June 17th, 2013, 04:01 PM
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Old June 17th, 2013, 04:47 PM
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Based on your avatar, id say this sums it up.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature...Ne8u-Jsg#t=51s

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Old June 17th, 2013, 06:00 PM
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It's a trick right? Everyone knows that Rover 2.25L Diesels are gray not green.
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Old June 21st, 2013, 10:48 AM
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Congrats DRO - Somehow you guessed it TO THE POUND. To everyone else, thank you for your submissions! The correct weight was 648lbs.
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