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Old 03-15-2013, 01:29 AM   #1971
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That works, I was hoping for, I'm not that gay, but I'll take that.

I think you missed my point.
Check this out.

FORD EXCURSION - 27.8 pounds per horsepower
SMART FORTWO - 25.8 pounds per horsepower
HONDA INSIGHT - 24.6 pounds per horsepower
CHEVROLET AVEO - 23.8 pounds per horsepower
TOYOTA PRIUS - 22.7 pounds per horsepower
VOLKSWAGEN JETTA TDI - 22.7 pounds per horsepower
HYUNDAI ACCENT - 22.5 pounds per horsepower
TOYOTA YARIS - 22.3 pounds per horsepower
HONDA FIT - 21.3 pounds per horsepower
SMART FORTWO BRABUS - 18.2 pounds per horsepower
BMW M3 - 8.9 pounds per horsepower

http://www.goodcarbadcar.net/2010/02/power-to-weight-ratio-smart-fortwo.html

Not that I would recommend towing anything with a smart car, or any car for that matter. Point is, if you drive a smallish sedan or underpowered (Ford) SUV, your power-to-weight ratio is approximately the same as a smart car.
That's the not for North America turbocharged smart car though
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Nope, it lists two different ones. One is the Smart fortwo that is sold here, one is the brabus that isn't.

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Nope, it lists two different ones. One is the Smart fortwo that is sold here, one is the brabus that isn't.
You're right.
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Wait. Im stupid

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It lists it as "smart for two brabus"
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Wait. Im stupid
I'm just going to back away from this one slowly... :P
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I'm just going to back away from this one slowly... :P
Yeah yeah yeah. I was more focused on fixing a corroded light on the bike than reading a p2wr comparison. Sue me
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How come people say "never carry your handloads" ? I load 9mm carry ammo with Speer gold dots. It's totally reliable in my Glock and have never had a problem.ive also heard that you can get in trouble with lawyers God forbid you have to use it. This sounds a lot less than feasible. Does anybody know the logic, or lack thereof behind this?

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Carrying your handloads can be conveniently misinterpreted by counsel for the family of the deceased. They tell the jury that your use of handloads somehow implies you premeditated the killing of the dirtbag, like you made that cartridge special for the purpose of killing that particular person.

That is one version of the lack of logic behind "never carry your handloads"...

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Makes one wonder how and why the local FBI field office would mistakenly call...

Got done with my morning rounds and discovered a missed call.

I don't answer calls with non local area codes that I'm not familiar with. This one was local, so I called back. Phone was answered, "FBI".

Um, wut? I have a missed call from this number. "what's your name?"
I gave it, "hold on, let me ask around..."

She came back on the line, "sir, no one here has tried to call you. It must've been a wrong number. Did they leave a message?" No, they didn't. "well if wet need to call you for any reason, we'll always leave a message. Its standard procedure, and we'll get in trouble if we don't"

Well, am I by chance wanted for something? Understand this kinda makes a man nervous...

"let me check... No, not wanted. We don't generally call people to give them warning if we're planning to apprehend them anyway, and were won't call without leaving a message."

Gee... Still makes a man nervous.

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They just called me back. They were trying to place a lunch order. My last four digits are transposed to the last four of the place they were trying to order from.

Example, I won't give my number, but lets say the local pizza joint has the last four digits, "2525", mine would be "5252".

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