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Forum: Boxster General Discussions 04-03-2016, 08:00 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 903
Posted By blue2000s
A Look Back at the Car that Saved Porsche: 20...

A Look Back at the Car that Saved Porsche: 20 Years of the Boxster...
Forum: DIY Project Guides 05-31-2015, 01:11 PM
Replies: 463
Views: 69,064
Posted By blue2000s
The model I ran wasn't dimensionally matched to...

The model I ran wasn't dimensionally matched to the car. I just built it to demonstrate the principles.
Forum: DIY Project Guides 05-31-2015, 07:26 AM
Replies: 463
Views: 69,064
Posted By blue2000s
The cool thing about the Navier Stokes equation...

The cool thing about the Navier Stokes equation is that it's really just a fluid flow adaptation of F=mA. It all comes back to Newton. Until you go down so the sub atomic level, anyway.
Forum: DIY Project Guides 05-31-2015, 07:23 AM
Replies: 463
Views: 69,064
Posted By blue2000s
Since finding the truth in lightness ;), I...

Since finding the truth in lightness ;), I haven't been back to Porsches, so I don't come around here anymore, but I saw the I was quoted so took the opportunity to chime in.

Air moves by means of...
Forum: DIY Project Guides 05-30-2015, 10:15 PM
Replies: 463
Views: 69,064
Posted By blue2000s
This is going to be technical. Sorry, it has to...

This is going to be technical. Sorry, it has to be. The answer is recirculation. The slow moving air that naturally forms the wedge forms a high pressure zone that diverts the incoming flow. As...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 02-04-2014, 08:44 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,323
Posted By blue2000s
Hey guys - Been a long time. I just happened...

Hey guys - Been a long time. I just happened past this thread and had to post.

Ekam - Welcome to the dark side. I'm amazed at what a tool for pure driving enjoyment my Elise is every time I...
Forum: Porsche Cayman Discussions 08-16-2013, 02:16 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 6,118
Posted By blue2000s
Are you saying you had the LN bearing?

Are you saying you had the LN bearing?
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 08-15-2013, 08:58 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 3,454
Posted By blue2000s
Someone might know better than I do, but I don't...

Someone might know better than I do, but I don't believe the bearing is supporting a thrust load.
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 08-13-2013, 05:16 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 3,454
Posted By blue2000s
European Parts Solutions / Vertex Auto IMS bearing

Just saw this in my new Excellence.

News | EPS (http://europeanpartssolution.com/instructions/)

The roller bearing makes sense to me in the application.
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 07-04-2013, 07:24 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 792
Posted By blue2000s
The back looks more like the front of a Pontiac...

The back looks more like the front of a Pontiac than any other part.

http://a136.idata.over-blog.com/4/15/62/69/Modeles-speciaux/1995-Ferrari-FX.jpg
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Forum: Boxster General Discussions 07-04-2013, 04:05 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 792
Posted By blue2000s
This can't be a Ferrari. It looks like a GM...

This can't be a Ferrari. It looks like a GM concept for either a future Firebird or a Saturn version of the Fiero.

1995 Ferrari FX...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 05-24-2013, 11:20 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,516
Posted By blue2000s
Here Excellence :: Open and Shut Case: Track...

Here

Excellence :: Open and Shut Case: Track Test : Cayman R vs. Boxster Spyder (http://www.excellence-mag.com/issues/196/articles/open-and-shut-case-track-test#.UZ-vUVXn_Yc)
Forum: Boxster Racing Forum 04-25-2013, 08:32 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,941
Posted By blue2000s
I see that you have it out on the street ;)

I see that you have it out on the street ;)
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 04-17-2013, 07:50 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 5,795
Posted By blue2000s
I drove one when they were introduced. I have...

I drove one when they were introduced. I have similar feelings about the car.
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 04-15-2013, 07:15 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 855
Posted By blue2000s
Meh, it'll be melted and 70 degrees in a week. I...

Meh, it'll be melted and 70 degrees in a week. I don't feel bad for you.

Here in Seattle, we're still months from consistent 70 degrees.

I miss Ft Collins...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 04-12-2013, 09:20 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 6,619
Posted By blue2000s
Great color combo. Truly one of the prettiest...

Great color combo. Truly one of the prettiest 996s I've seen. I think the simple shape without tacked on body parts and jutting bumpers is the best looking. I'm also very partial to Blue ;)
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 04-10-2013, 01:16 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 820
Posted By blue2000s
Sent you a PM.

Sent you a PM.
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 04-09-2013, 07:15 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 820
Posted By blue2000s
Hey, I worked at Schomp for a summer while I was...

Hey, I worked at Schomp for a summer while I was an intern for GM a looong time ago.
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 04-08-2013, 08:05 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,920
Posted By blue2000s
I've owned 2 Rx-7s. I know these cars pretty...

I've owned 2 Rx-7s. I know these cars pretty well. The engines on the FD (3rd Gen) Rx is under alot of temperature and stress. They usually last for about 40-60,000 miles before heat takes it's...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 04-07-2013, 05:13 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,399
Posted By blue2000s
Every time I drive or ride in a 996 I think "this...

Every time I drive or ride in a 996 I think "this is a great car, almost as much fun as the 986".
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 04-07-2013, 10:46 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,399
Posted By blue2000s
:). Actually, for a street GT, there have been...

:). Actually, for a street GT, there have been some great cars that would be better suited than the Elise. I wouldn't recommend it for any kind of couples touring activities, it's too raw for that. ...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 04-07-2013, 07:48 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,399
Posted By blue2000s
Buying a 996 for the street will only make you...

Buying a 996 for the street will only make you wish you had a Boxster. Why not take the opportunity to try some other great sports car. Porsche isn't the last name in sports cars...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 04-05-2013, 03:25 PM
Replies: 116
Views: 7,202
Posted By blue2000s
For some reason, while playing the disk, women...

For some reason, while playing the disk, women want to get romantic and then kill me. This may be the best CD ever...and the worst.

Thanks JD!
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 04-01-2013, 04:01 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 6,783
Posted By blue2000s
Notice how I've avoided talking about how great...

Notice how I've avoided talking about how great the car that replaced my Boxster is? :P
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 04-01-2013, 01:42 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 6,783
Posted By blue2000s
Ignoring price completely, I would pick the...

Ignoring price completely, I would pick the Boxster every time. It's just plain more fun to drive. And I don't even own a Boxster any more. No dog in the fight.
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