Re: [DMCForum] stainless thickness
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Re: [DMCForum] stainless thickness

I do not know the answer. My guess is to post on the DML or give houston
a call. They can always grab a caliper and run over to the parts area to

Farrar Hudkins wrote:

>Hi, gang:
>The other day my friend Bekah and I were taking a nice walk around a
>lake on a warm Spring Sunday ... and naturally the topic of conversation
>wandered from her motorcycle to my potential DeLorean. She wanted to
>know how thick the body panels are on the little stainless wonders.
>Turns out neither of us know the properties of type 304 stainless steel
>and therefore whether they'd have to be thinner or thicker than regular
>"carbon steel" used in other vehicles to meet the same stiffness/safety
>requirements. So now she's got me curious, too ... just how thick is
>that metal? Anybody measured it when they had their car taken apart?


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