DODGE RAM FORUM - Ram Forums and Owners Club! - Dodge Truck Forum

Go Back   DODGE RAM FORUM - Ram Forums and Owners Club! - Dodge Truck Forum > Dodge Ram Forum - Mod Zone - Custom Dodge Ram Mods - Dodge Ram Performance > Custom Dodge Ram Exterior Modifications - Body Mods - Body Kits


Notices

Custom Dodge Ram Exterior Modifications - Body Mods - Body Kits All custom mods on the outside of your Dodge Ram. Custom Dodge Ram Body Kits, Custom Paint, Grilles, Camper Tops, Bed Liners, etc.


Latest Vendor News
AutoAnything
Addictive Desert Designs!
Bayou Goat Mounts

Reply
 
Thread Tools
  #1  
Old 09-24-2010, 06:33 PM
syrupdawg's Avatar
syrupdawg syrupdawg is offline
Dodge Ram Forum Newcomer
 
Join Date: Sep 2010
Location: Georgia
Age: 25
Posts: 4
Gender: Male
Vehicle: Several Rams-2005, 1995, 1994
Trim Level: SLT
Color: Blue, and 2 red ones
Engine: 1996-1998 359ci (5.9L) Cummins 12-valve Diesel I6 215hp 440lb/ft(manual), 180hp 420lb/ft(auto)
Rep Power: 0
Rep:10
syrupdawg is on a distinguished road
Default Carbon Fiber Hood

I was just wondering if anyone has used a carbon fiber hood for a second gen ram? I know there are many fiberglass and steel hoods on the market but none of the companies offer many products that are much lighter than the stock hood. I am building a track only truck and I am wanting a carbon fiber hood to drop some weight. If anyone has used a carbon fiber hood how much less did it weight than the stock hood gutted? Have you had any problems with it cracking or any other problems? Where did you get it? Thanks in advance for any help!
Reply With Quote
Sponsored links
  #2  
Old 09-24-2010, 06:39 PM
GTyankee's Avatar
GTyankee GTyankee is offline
Dodge Ram Forum Member

 
Join Date: Dec 2009
Location: San Diego East County, Ca
Posts: 18,254
Gender: Male
Vehicle: 2009 Dodge Ram 1500 2X4
Trim Level: quad cab SLT
Color: sunburst orange pearl
Rep Power: 19
Rep:2608
GTyankee has a reputation beyond reputeGTyankee has a reputation beyond reputeGTyankee has a reputation beyond reputeGTyankee has a reputation beyond reputeGTyankee has a reputation beyond reputeGTyankee has a reputation beyond reputeGTyankee has a reputation beyond reputeGTyankee has a reputation beyond reputeGTyankee has a reputation beyond reputeGTyankee has a reputation beyond reputeGTyankee has a reputation beyond repute
Default

Welcome to this ForumZ
as far as the hood goes, this is what is available, you will need to look through the sites
http://www.google.com/#sclient=psy&h...9f310bee2047fa
__________________
Ram 1500 SLT Quad cab, 5.7 HEMI(R) MDS VCT, 5 speed auto 545RFE, 3.55 differential gears, 18" Magnaflow muffler, EGR bug deflector, Bushwacker fender flares, customized Nfab nerf bars, CB radio, Autonet wi-fi router, custom soft tonneau cover, Line_X bedliner, DEBO Step, build date 10/15/08 a Wednesday built vehicle
Reply With Quote
  #3  
Old 09-24-2010, 06:39 PM
erm
Guest
 
Posts: n/a
Default

Welcome to the forum. Take a few moments to introduce yourself in the Newbie Section.

I have not see a CF hood for your generation truck but I suspect they are out there.

Good luck with the search!
Reply With Quote
  #4  
Old 09-24-2010, 06:45 PM
syrupdawg's Avatar
syrupdawg syrupdawg is offline
Dodge Ram Forum Newcomer
 
Join Date: Sep 2010
Location: Georgia
Age: 25
Posts: 4
Gender: Male
Vehicle: Several Rams-2005, 1995, 1994
Trim Level: SLT
Color: Blue, and 2 red ones
Engine: 1996-1998 359ci (5.9L) Cummins 12-valve Diesel I6 215hp 440lb/ft(manual), 180hp 420lb/ft(auto)
Rep Power: 0
Rep:10
syrupdawg is on a distinguished road
Default

Man that was quick. I appreciate the link but I was more looking for someone that has maybe used one or still currently has one so I could maybe get some revieews on how they like it and how much it weighs. Thanks
Reply With Quote
  #5  
Old 09-24-2010, 06:49 PM
Toms Blue Ram 1500's Avatar
Toms Blue Ram 1500 Toms Blue Ram 1500 is offline
Dodge Ram Forum Senior Member!
 
Join Date: Jul 2009
Location: Dundalk , Md .
Age: 50
Posts: 21,491
Gender: Male
Vehicle: '01 Ram 1500
Trim Level: Sport with Off-Road
Color: Intense Blue
Engine: 1998-2001 360ci (5.9L) Magnum V8 245hp(standard), 250hp(Sport package)
Rep Power: 19
Rep:1588
Toms Blue Ram 1500 has a brilliant futureToms Blue Ram 1500 has a brilliant futureToms Blue Ram 1500 has a brilliant futureToms Blue Ram 1500 has a brilliant futureToms Blue Ram 1500 has a brilliant futureToms Blue Ram 1500 has a brilliant futureToms Blue Ram 1500 has a brilliant futureToms Blue Ram 1500 has a brilliant futureToms Blue Ram 1500 has a brilliant futureToms Blue Ram 1500 has a brilliant futureToms Blue Ram 1500 has a brilliant future
Default

Nice find GT, as usual .
__________________
Reply With Quote
  #6  
Old 09-24-2010, 07:05 PM
RootBeer RootBeer is offline
Dodge Ram Forum Senior Member!

 
Join Date: Jun 2010
Location: Boise, ID
Age: 57
Posts: 7,179
Gender: Male
Vehicle: 2011 Chevy 3500HD
Rep Power: 10
Rep:1287
RootBeer has much to be proud ofRootBeer has much to be proud ofRootBeer has much to be proud ofRootBeer has much to be proud ofRootBeer has much to be proud ofRootBeer has much to be proud ofRootBeer has much to be proud ofRootBeer has much to be proud ofRootBeer has much to be proud of
Default

Welcome to the Z.

We have a lot of forums for all kinds of topics, so you shouldn't have any problems finding a place to post questions.

We LOVE pics of Rams.

Here's how to post them: http://www.ramforumz.com/forumdisplay.php?f=73
__________________
Brian:
"A veteran - whether active duty, retired, national guard, or reserve - is someone who, at one point in his or her life, wrote a blank check made payable to The 'United States of America', for an amount of 'up to and including my life.'"
Reply With Quote
  #7  
Old 09-24-2010, 07:31 PM
wermbang wermbang is offline
Banned
 
Join Date: Jun 2009
Location: Iowa
Posts: 10,365
Gender: Male
Vehicle: 2001 Dodge Ram 4X4 Quad Cab
Trim Level: Sport- Off Road
Color: Intense Blue
Engine: 1998-2001 360ci (5.9L) Magnum V8 245hp(standard), 250hp(Sport package)
Rep Power: 0
Rep:1930
wermbang has a brilliant futurewermbang has a brilliant futurewermbang has a brilliant futurewermbang has a brilliant futurewermbang has a brilliant futurewermbang has a brilliant futurewermbang has a brilliant futurewermbang has a brilliant futurewermbang has a brilliant futurewermbang has a brilliant futurewermbang has a brilliant future
Default

Welcome to the site!
Reply With Quote
  #8  
Old 09-24-2010, 08:02 PM
tinniste 079 tinniste 079 is offline
Dodge Ram Forum Senior Member!
 
Join Date: Jun 2010
Location: palmdale
Posts: 433
Gender: Male
Vehicle: 2005 dodge ram 1500
Trim Level: slt
Color: charcoal grey
Engine: 2002-2007 287ci (4.7L) PowerTech V8 235hp 295lb/ft
Rep Power: 0
Rep:53
tinniste 079 will become famous soon enough
Default

talk to fiberwerx they make 1 peice fiberglass clips and fenders for offroad racing i bet they would make a 1 peice carbon front clip or a hood if thats all you want
Reply With Quote
  #9  
Old 09-25-2010, 05:02 PM
syrupdawg's Avatar
syrupdawg syrupdawg is offline
Dodge Ram Forum Newcomer
 
Join Date: Sep 2010
Location: Georgia
Age: 25
Posts: 4
Gender: Male
Vehicle: Several Rams-2005, 1995, 1994
Trim Level: SLT
Color: Blue, and 2 red ones
Engine: 1996-1998 359ci (5.9L) Cummins 12-valve Diesel I6 215hp 440lb/ft(manual), 180hp 420lb/ft(auto)
Rep Power: 0
Rep:10
syrupdawg is on a distinguished road
Default

here is a pic of my street/strip truck. its a 1995 2500 4x4 ill have to find some pictures of my tow truck. Its a 2005 2500 Quad cab 4x4
Attached Images
File Type: jpg Racing2.jpg (85.0 KB, 20 views)
File Type: jpg racing1.jpg (64.0 KB, 15 views)
Reply With Quote
  #10  
Old 09-25-2010, 10:45 PM
platinuminjected's Avatar
platinuminjected platinuminjected is offline
Dodge Ram Forum Senior Member!
 
Join Date: Jul 2010
Location: Fort McMurray Alberta
Age: 29
Posts: 7,790
Gender: Male
Vehicle: 2009 dodge ram 1500
Trim Level: Sport
Color: Brilliant Black
Rep Power: 9
Rep:713
platinuminjected is a splendid one to beholdplatinuminjected is a splendid one to beholdplatinuminjected is a splendid one to beholdplatinuminjected is a splendid one to beholdplatinuminjected is a splendid one to beholdplatinuminjected is a splendid one to beholdplatinuminjected is a splendid one to behold
Default

welcome to the forum!!!
__________________
MODS... tinted windows,cf dash kit,6000 k fogs and low beam,heavy duty rubber mud flaps,recon tails 3rd break,L.E.D liscenceplate,reverse lights,factory side steps,afe intake,bakflip toneau cover,magnaflow exhaust,diablo predator,33' trail grapplers,bilstein 5100's,laminx head/fogs,shorty antenna,
Reply With Quote
Reply

Bookmarks

Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump


Advertisement






All times are GMT -4. The time now is 10:08 AM.


= Copyright RamForumZ.com a Gigathreads.com Network Site =Ad Management by RedTyger
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
vB.Sponsors


=Gigathreads Network=
CLUBS MOPAR NATION DSM GPMM MAMM JAM
DIESEL Diesel Forum      
CHEVY Chevy Camaro Forum Chevy Volt Forum    
CHRYSLER Chrysler 300C Forum      
DODGE Dodge Avenger Forum Dodge Caliber Forum Dodge Challenger Forum Dodge Charger Forum
  Dodge Circuit Forum Dodge Hornet Forum Dodge Magnum Forum Dodge Nitro Forum
  Dodge Ram Forum Dodge Dakota Forum Dodge Durango Forum Dodge Dart Forum
FORD Ford Raptor Forum Ford F150 Forum Ford F100 Forum  
JEEP Jeep Forum      
PONTIAC Pontiac G8 Forum      
SRT SRT Viper Forum SRT Cuda Forum