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http://www.ee.udel.edu/~xuan/auto/DIY-rear spoiler.html

Any thoughts? What are people's opinions of this possibility on a MkIII?

I dont think it would fit as exact as it does on the E36s, but I would really like to get my hands on one and make it fit the MkIII. It seems to be the perfect middle-of-the-road spoiler between the 1 piece pre89 and the 89+ 3 piece. I think it'd look pretty tasteful
 

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Also note that even if it was wide enough to reach the fenders... how are you going to open the hatch? All of the bracketry to hold the spoiler on is in the ends. If it was narrow enough to attach to the hatch, it would look like complete ass.
 

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Orion ZyGarian said:
http://www.ee.udel.edu/~xuan/auto/DIY-rear spoiler.html

Any thoughts? What are people's opinions of this possibility on a MkIII?

I dont think it would fit as exact as it does on the E36s, but I would really like to get my hands on one and make it fit the MkIII. It seems to be the perfect middle-of-the-road spoiler between the 1 piece pre89 and the 89+ 3 piece. I think it'd look pretty tasteful
:wtflol:
 

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It will not fit. :1poke: Guaranteed! My friends, gf, has a Dinan M3, same year, same color (matter of fact!) and the ass end of it is way narrower than our Supra's. Just stay with proven sucess, 3-piece 89+! :bigthumb:
 

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91T "Sun Snail" said:
It will not fit. :1poke: Guaranteed! My friends, gf, has a Dinan M3, same year, same color (matter of fact!) and the ass end of it is way narrower than our Supra's. Just stay with proven sucess, 3-piece 89+! :bigthumb:

**success**

And; who says 3 piece is the best?

It has more wind resistance than the pre 89's.

.34 to .33

Pre89 wing FTW
 

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Uhh...it SHOULD have more wind resistance...that style spoiler is obviously meant for downforce (like the 89+) instead of less drag (pre89, which is actually .32)

I assumed it wouldnt fit, but I think its pretty cool. Dont get me wrong, I love the 89+s, but I think one of these would be cool too.

One day I might mess around with the idea more
 

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Orion ZyGarian said:
Uhh...it SHOULD have more wind resistance...that style spoiler is obviously meant for downforce (like the 89+) instead of less drag (pre89, which is actually .32)

I assumed it wouldnt fit, but I think its pretty cool. Dont get me wrong, I love the 89+s, but I think one of these would be cool too.

One day I might mess around with the idea more
neither of the SPOILERS on the supras are meant to create any downforce whatsoever. they are SPOILERS ..
 

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Try again. Do a search on spoiler drag coefficient in MkIII section, this has been discussed.

Pre89s have a drag coefficient of .32, wingless have .33, 89+ have .34

Technically then the pre89s are spoilers and the 89+ are wings..or at least thats how I think of it
 
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