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Model Y casting press

Posted: Thu, 25 Jun 2020, 17:56
by Nagaman

Re: Model Y casting press

Posted: Thu, 25 Jun 2020, 18:18
by brendon_m
They have been hyping it for a while now

Re: Model Y casting press

Posted: Thu, 25 Jun 2020, 20:32
by Nagaman
That’s an impressive casting in pic2.

Re: Model Y casting press

Posted: Sun, 28 Jun 2020, 19:53
by Rusdy
"castings don’t repair very well"

I wonder whether this will affect the insurance price.

Or,

Musk already envisions FSD by this stage, no crash allowable.

Re: Model Y casting press

Posted: Tue, 30 Jun 2020, 10:11
by roddilkes
That is an interesting piece of information. Man, talk about pushing the envelope.

Re: Model Y casting press

Posted: Tue, 30 Jun 2020, 15:44
by Nagaman
Does anyone know anything about the press designed to replace 7 others I seem to recall?
Is it in service yet?

Re: Model Y casting press

Posted: Tue, 30 Jun 2020, 20:28
by Nagaman
So this is the original Model Y design patent:

https://electrek.co/2019/07/23/tesla-gi ... one-piece/