Reducing seat weight Reducing seat weight berkshire (Aeronautics) (OP) 31 Jan 11 14:09 I know airline companies are always looking to reduce deadweight and reducing the weight of the seats is one way to do it. But I think KLM has gone a little overboard this time :)http://www.youtube.com/watch_popup?v=6NPF0A_vGC4B.E. RE: Reducing seat weight btrueblood (Mechanical) 31 Jan 11 17:13 Must be tough to sit there for hours with a steel rod up your pants leg. RE: Reducing seat weight IRstuff (Aerospace) 31 Jan 11 17:58 The guy is apparently a professional magician. TTFNFAQ731-376: Eng-Tips.com Forum PoliciesChinese prisoner wins Nobel Peace Prize RE: Reducing seat weight KENAT (Mechanical) 31 Jan 11 18:46 "steel rod up your pants leg. "So many jokes, so little time, so many prone to red flagging minor vulgarity.Resist Kenat, resist. Posting guidelines FAQ731-376: Eng-Tips.com Forum Policies http://eng-tips.com/market.cfm? (probably not aimed specifically at you)What is Engineering anyway: FAQ1088-1484: In layman terms, what is "engineering"? RE: Reducing seat weight berkshire (Aeronautics) (OP) 31 Jan 11 20:38 KENAT (Mechanical)Thank you for your restraint. Look on the good side, nobody had to red flag you this time. However my original post may be a different matter, being entirely frivolous.B.E.