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      06-28-2014, 03:35 PM   #1
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Air intake scoops for 550i


I bought a sheet metal brake and sheet metal shears a little earlier, so why not put them to use?

I made a template for air intake scoops, and fit them up. A little paint or powder coat and these things would be good to go. And to think RPI charges ~$150 bucks for these things.


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      06-28-2014, 06:17 PM   #2
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Looks good, but there are reasons why they charge that amount. If your angles are off even a bit you could actually restrict the air flow instead of allowing for more.
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      06-29-2014, 12:27 AM   #3
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I think it's brilliant. How about you make me a pair and let me test me out. I'll pay for shipping. Wash say bud
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Nice job! Looks pretty good. What color are you going to powdercoat it?
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