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    Quote Originally Posted by Rdyno View Post
    There is much retardness in this thread and that is coming from me.
    It emnates from you rdyno, threads you associate with absorb it osmotically and since when are you Brolly?

    And yeh, physics would vaguely disagree with your first statement and logic with your need to add the latter bit.

    And keen to see this madness too at some point.

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    Donor arrived yet?
    I own a two and a half litre Commodore

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    Coupla blokes in Brisbane have completed this conversion. Have also chipped (Power?) it so are in for fasts. I expect they will see at least 170mph, given the power to weight ratio n that.
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    donor arrives end of month due to seller being retarded.

    So, having paid for the donor, i decided to remove the bumper to measure up. Sandy helped...



    "get on with it dad!!"
    2hrs later i finished... all thats left is the 13mm on the linkage, the driveshafts, and 3 engine mount bolts.




    tomorrow, interior, and weight removal.....


    time for a cider.
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    so, this mornings progress...

    removed excess metal and repainted


    workarea...


    chopped the bumper. more air for cooling.


    beans on toast with parmesan for lunch. then engine removal...

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    plz post pics of u with a babyruth, smiling. thank u

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    have an update instead...



    free to anyone who comes and gets it, c14se, f13cr. lol
    shell is now built from bulkhead forward, bar removing the upper bulkhead, and plating some holes.



    only pita, its an a/c shell, so massive holes.


    need to make the rhs headlight into an air intake.

    more tomorrow hopefully.

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    bonnet latch / radiator support panel not necessary?

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    why? the bonnet is zip tied to the bumper
    caprice nugget.

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    Good work getting into it
    I own a two and a half litre Commodore

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    Quote Originally Posted by bumcrack View Post
    bonnet latch / radiator support panel not necessary?
    bonnet pins dude.
    Quote Originally Posted by E-Z View Post
    why? the bonnet is zip tied to the bumper
    bumper will be zip tied on. serious
    Quote Originally Posted by ALLMTR View Post
    Good work getting into it
    thanks pal. need to keep at it.

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    bambang get that shit for ur mirage

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    awesome stuff man.
    Interesting quote

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    Good work!
    Now make the other end lighter.
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    my neighbours called the cops...... not because of the sound of me working in the garage was too loud, but because i taped a cardboard box to my back, covered my self in vaseline and pretended i was a snail on their lawn

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    more work this weekend. scored the exhaust today, a nice big 2.5 inch navara pipe, which has a 90 left then a 1 foot straight. side exit ftw.

    ebay watchlist:

    plexiglass
    nitrous kit
    harness
    bonnet pins

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    I've got a couple of Supercheap Auto spec bonnet pins I think. If I can find them you can have them for a couple of longnecks or something.

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    that'd be great. saves sending my hard earned to hong kong. where you located?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Sloth View Post
    that'd be great. saves sending my hard earned to hong kong. where you located?
    Belgrave, nopics is off to hospital for surgery on friday so there's not much in the way of free time at the moment but I'm sure we can sort something out.

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    Do you need an "in date" harness?
    I own a two and a half litre Commodore

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    Quote Originally Posted by ALLMTR View Post
    Do you need an "in date" harness?
    nope, just a 3 or 4 point.
    Quote Originally Posted by Mr Peanut Head View Post
    lol its tank tape but thats made my day.

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    Let me check in the shed tomorrow
    I own a two and a half litre Commodore

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    thankyou.

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    I like the speed here, sloth
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    The fact they want to ban cash makes me want to go out and use it full time again now .


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    muchos gracias.

    though imay have been distracted by 1jz into volvo stuffz.

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    Ooh, more info sven?
    Quote Originally Posted by thebluerx7 View Post
    The fact they want to ban cash makes me want to go out and use it full time again now .


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    when/ifit arrives.....

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    Hi sloth I am from belfast. I have build some redtops in the past that have easily done 158mph. These are not heavy cars so the power to weight ratio is better. I will upload a picture of my engine bay of my C20XET corsa i build myself it was dyno'd when the charge cooler was fitted at 286.3 bhp.

    Sent from my GT-I9100P using Tapatalk 2

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    Hey sloth, where's the heater fan on these fuckin things? Thrown yours out yet?
    "Where can we get hold of a Vincent Black Shadow?" "Whats that?" "A fantastic bike," I said. "The new model is something like two thousand cubic inches, developing two hundred brake-horsepower at four thousand revolutions per minute on a magnesium frame with two styrofoam seats and a total curb weight of exactly two hundred pounds."

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    heater fans in the dash. is yours ac?

    nathanck, welcome! c20xet sounds good, bang some pics up!

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