Archive for June, 2014

Chapter 3 – Overdue Update

Posted: June 11, 2014 in Uncategorized

Well a lot has happened since the last update so to bring you up to speed…..

1. Rear axle assembled

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2. Toe settings set with laser levels and steel rule

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3. Brakelines Fitted

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4.  Front suspension assembled.

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5.First roll-out of the chassis

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6. Engine fitted temporarily

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7. Gearbox temporarily fitted – Corvette bellhousing + AK Sportscars adapter plate + Jaguar Getrag bearbox

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8. Brake calipers fitted.

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9. Fuel pump bracket fitted

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10. Engine stripped back and given a coat of POR-15 Engine Enamel

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11. Setting the front toe

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12. Engine & gearbox removed and stored for later

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13. Rolling chassis completed

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14. The return of the body

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15. Trial fitting the pedal box

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16. Body lifted up onto stands

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17. Engine panelling

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18. Cutting holes for steering & brakes

 

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