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Create a spoiler from vinyl

Discussion in 'Model 3' started by bthienthai, Jul 15, 2018.

  1. bthienthai

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    I found this from one of the groups and thought it's a great idea. The guys is creative. He's using carbon fiber vinyl to wrap the tail to create a look of a spoiler.
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    :eek::eek::eek::eek::eek::eek::eek:....,.no don’t do that !!
     
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    How much speed does it add?
     
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    Looks horrible ...u can get a nice looking carbon fiber spoiler from RPM Tesla down the road from u in OC for ~$200 ...this cheapens the look of car IMO ...:oops:
     
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    #6 bthienthai, Jul 15, 2018
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    I thought it was tacky to try to force a spoiler on top, but it's just me.
     
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  7. adhoc

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    we are all clear that this colored tape spoiler
    or for that matter the perf 3 tesla spoilers are
    cosmetic? no measurable positive effect...
     
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    you first
     
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    It actually looks kinda good.... haha
     
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    Agreed. Not bad at all, at least not from more than a few feet away.
     
  11. Thomas Edison

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    Looks good with 20/20 vision.
    20 feet away at 20mph.
     
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    Would be better if it was just the top horizontal silhouette of the spoiler... get rid of the vertical portions of it and it’ll look fine.
     
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    This is a Tesla not a Honda Civic .....:eek:
     
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    Yikes
     
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