Date: Thu, 20 Sep 2007 18:23:30 +0100 From: "DervMan" <thedervmannospaml.com> Subject: Re: Have Saab reintroduced hatchback yet?
"Adrian" <toomany2cvsnospaml.com> wrote in message news:Xns99B0C9D4CE76adrianachapmanfreeisnospam153.245.131... > Eeyore (rabbitsfriendsandrelationsnospamail.com) gurgled happily, > sounding much like they were saying : > >>> I wonder what angle the rear window has to be at to make this >>> mysterious magical huge refinement difference between a hatch and an >>> estate...? >>> >>> After all, they BOTH have the boot volume open to the passenger >>> compartment separated only by a removable parcel shelf... > >> The volume in question is larger in the case of an estate > > Sometimes, not always. Often they're the same. > >> which will tend to amke it 'boom' more at low frequencies which can be >> very irritating. > > Or will the sharper incline of a hatch rear window reflect it forward more > readily? > >> The parcel shelf of a hatch is significantly smaller than the load >> cover of an estate too. Not to mention that many a load cover is >> simply thin material. > > Sometimes, not always. > Sometimes it is on hatches, too. Oh come on now. He hasn't checked any, he just knows... -- The DervMan www.dervman.com