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Re: ATTN engineers (not directly SVO related)



  What would be another 
>material suitable for a driveshaft other than steel (must be lighter and 
>stronger)?  Any acceptable composites?  Costs?
>
        Carbon Fiber driveshafts are one of the best.  They are lighter
(alot), stronger, flex less, and are safer if they break.  When they break,
they just disintigrate into dust and don't "pole vault" the rear and no
metal chunks flying.  Expensive as shit though.

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