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Marble sized hail and thunderstorms my second night since I moved from sunny Arizona to northern Nevada? Of course! :mad:

Boy I'm sure glad I left all my CF parts on :(

It's still coming down out there, so I can't even see the outcome in detail just yet. Anyone have any Lotus+hail experience that might calm me down?

/sigh

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Is the hail had enough to dent the metal car in the parking lot? If not I'd say you haven't anything to worry about - the composite panels on the Lotus will shrug off the hail without marking :)
 

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This video made me cry a lil. Shouldn't you have been out there shielding your girl with your body? I would have held umbrellas with my feet to cover more area!
 

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Oh no.....good luck!!
 

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Isn't there some of Lotus oath like

Neither rain, nor sleet nor gloom of night shall keep me from protecting my Lotus from the elements, onlookers, small children and cats.
 

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Nasty. Not with the Lotus but one time in bad hail I went out and threw a moving blanket, some towels and whatever else I could find on the car parked outside and it def. saved it. Guess it's too late for that now. The clear bra helps a lot too. You can get my kit to cover the entire front end and it covers a ton of the car. If you get it again a blanket tossed over the rest of the car, basically roof if you have a hard top on and the back and you'd sleep sound at night. ;) (Ok- I'm shameless)
 

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I stopped at a motel in Amarillo a couple of years ago. There was a heavy storm during the night with a lot of 1/2 inch hail. It triggered the alarm, but no visible damage to the paint -- just a few small dents in the radiator.
 

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She's okay folks! :up:

Just a little dirty from the rain, but she'll survive another day. Just watching that video makes me wince, though.









 
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