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Forum: All GT40 15th June 2018, 10:50 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 2,371
Posted By superflyte
Re: New gt40 orders

Ryan, there is a dealer based in Melbourne, goes by the name LJ Performance ( GT 40 – LJ Performance Sportscars (https://ljpsportscars.wordpress.com/models/gt40/) ) . I dropped in on an SPF builder...
Forum: GT40 Tech - Chassis,Brakes,Tires,&Wheels 2nd May 2018, 09:56 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 5,687
Posted By superflyte
Re: Front Tyre/Tire - Avon

15" diameter by 15" wide hand-cut Avon slicks. Just not quite DOT approved...
Forum: GT40 Build Logs 12th April 2018, 03:39 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 10,767
Posted By superflyte
Re: Ferrari Powered GT40

The sequential gear lever, by Holinger Engineering...
Forum: GT40 Build Logs 12th April 2018, 03:33 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 10,767
Posted By superflyte
Re: Ferrari Powered GT40

Plenty going on Mick, these pics are from late last year. The billet bell housing was not fun to design, but it's in now, Ferrari logo and all! I'm going for a full Momo interior, and it's using a...
Forum: GT40 Tech - Powertrain/Transaxles 9th December 2017, 01:06 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,207
Posted By superflyte
Re: LS3 and G50/01 into DRB

Roger makes a great ITB set up for the Coyote motor.

But if you ask me, I'd say fit something Italian... ;)
Forum: GT40 Cars For Sale 1st November 2017, 03:07 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 5,268
Posted By superflyte
Re: For sale 2 CAVs GTs $110,000 AUD for both

For those playing at home...

This, from The Australian Department of Infrastructure and Regional Development, in relation to cars imported for testing and evaluation purposes:

The conditions...
Forum: Wings, Wheels, and Keels 27th October 2017, 03:18 AM
Replies: 346
Views: 69,729
Posted By superflyte
Forum: GT40 Tech - Fueling, Electrics, & Engine Cooling 16th September 2017, 06:11 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,101
Posted By superflyte
Re: ECU Options - MoTec or Haltech

There you go Dave, maybe we can use that Megasquirt ecu from the TR8 after all... ;)

Thanks Ron. I have a brand new, complete MS set up that was intended for a Triumph project of mine, but was a...
Forum: GT40 Tech - Fueling, Electrics, & Engine Cooling 14th September 2017, 08:32 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,101
Posted By superflyte
Re: ECU Options - MoTec or Haltech

Great advice. I have some good contacts through Motec now, including the tune / set up guys.
Forum: The Race Track 11th September 2017, 11:10 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,526
Posted By superflyte
Re: The Spa "Six Hour" race meeting

I'm told that there will be a few T70s there, as my tyre supplier in the UK is sending all of the stock of the size I need, to Spa for them!
Forum: GT40 Tech - Fueling, Electrics, & Engine Cooling 11th September 2017, 10:52 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,101
Posted By superflyte
ECU Options - MoTec or Haltech

I'm getting to the pointy end of the engine build phase, and am after some advice...

ECUs: I've narrowed it down to the MoTec M150(GPR) and the Haltech Elite 2500 models.

The car is running...
Forum: GT40 Tech - Engines/Induction/Exhaust 10th September 2017, 10:27 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,224
Posted By superflyte
Re: Flat Plane Crank Engine

There are other brands that build flat plane V8s... ;)
Forum: GT40 Tech - Chassis,Brakes,Tires,&Wheels 9th September 2017, 07:24 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 978
Posted By superflyte
Re: Super wide tyres

Thanks Julian. I bet there aren't too many GT40s running 16" wheels. Looks solid!
Forum: Wings, Wheels, and Keels 6th September 2017, 08:14 PM
Replies: 141
Views: 26,930
Posted By superflyte
Re: Ozi 206 sp

Good luck Jim. I'm sure you crawled all over this thing at PI earlier this year. Best looking car in the paddock (other than the GT40s)!
Forum: GT40 Tech - Chassis,Brakes,Tires,&Wheels 6th September 2017, 06:44 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 978
Posted By superflyte
Re: Super wide tyres

Thanks Julian. I spoke with Roger Kraus Racing last week, but will be sourcing them through BMTR in the UK. A side shot of your ERA would be great. What size fronts are you running?

I think Frank...
Forum: GT40 Tech - Chassis,Brakes,Tires,&Wheels 6th September 2017, 06:28 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 978
Posted By superflyte
Super wide tyres

Anyone have any pics of a wide body GT40 rear, running Avons (and know the tyre size)? Trying to decide between 15.0/26.0-15" and 14.0/27.0-15"...

Thanks in advance.
Forum: The SLC Clubhouse 29th May 2017, 02:32 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 19,964
Posted By superflyte
Re: Daniel's S85 build thread

My favourite SL-C build by far. Great work!
Forum: Wings, Wheels, and Keels 14th February 2017, 06:36 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 7,724
Posted By superflyte
Re: Troy's Ralt RT23

I still have the Ralt, but have re-assigned that engine to my GT40 build. I'm using a sequential 6spd in the 40, but have the original Ferrari 360 trans as a back up if it proves troublesome. I've...
Forum: The Garage Sale 28th November 2016, 10:24 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,200
Posted By superflyte
GRAZIANO Ferrari 6spd Transaxle

I've decided to let this gearbox go, in the end. I have been making too many compromises in designing an arrangement that would allow me to run either box (this or my 6spd seq).

The box is...
Forum: Feedback: Buyers, Sellers, & Vendors 24th November 2016, 01:20 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,277
Posted By superflyte
Re: Need help How to have gearbox shipped from USA to Brisbane

Hi Mick,

Give Andrew or Allison at Tradewise Global Logistics a call on 07 3393 9711. They're in Hemmant.

Tell them Troy from Composite Engineering said they were the best in the business!
Forum: GT40 Build Logs 15th November 2016, 12:15 AM
Replies: 473
Views: 208,708
Posted By superflyte
Re: Jason's Coyote Powered RCR40 Downunder

When I saw it, there was a maroon Ferrari 360 next to it. I kept looking at it's engine, and Jason's GT40 body shape... ;)
Forum: The Garage Sale 22nd October 2016, 06:44 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,200
Posted By superflyte
Re: Ferrari 6spd Transaxle

I have Ryan, but am thinking I'll hold on to it for now.
Forum: GT40 Tech - Engines/Induction/Exhaust 16th October 2016, 02:42 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,644
Posted By superflyte
Re: 90 degree crank V-8 exhaust system

Cheers mate, I could see no reason for it either. Great explanation on the pic too, regarding the effective tuned length. And those air injection rails on the headers are a US-only requirement.
Forum: GT40 Tech - Engines/Induction/Exhaust 15th October 2016, 12:01 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,644
Posted By superflyte
Re: 90 degree crank V-8 exhaust system

Here is a slightly different system, but with the same arrangement, in full (this set has a bypass valve after the X pipe to alter the sound).
4 into 1 header, cats, X pipe, muffler, twin pipes to...
Forum: GT40 Tech - Engines/Induction/Exhaust 15th October 2016, 06:17 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,644
Posted By superflyte
Re: 90 degree crank V-8 exhaust system

Ok, so I have a flat plane crank in my V8, and was going to just run two straight pipes out the back. Any benefit of joining them with an X pipe like the one in this pic?
Forum: GT40 Build Logs 5th October 2016, 04:13 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 10,767
Posted By superflyte
Re: Ferrari Powered GT40

Very close to pick-up :)

More updates soon.
Forum: GT40 Build Logs 5th October 2016, 04:10 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 10,767
Posted By superflyte
Re: Ferrari Powered GT40

I missed this post Fran, sorry. I can always get another F motor and do a 512M...
Forum: Video and Pictures Buffet 20th August 2016, 06:02 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,929
Posted By superflyte
Re: rf105

Looks great Jim
Forum: The Garage Sale 13th August 2016, 07:19 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,200
Posted By superflyte
Re: Ferrari 6spd Transaxle

The Ferrari 360 guys set up with twin turbos are still running this stock / unmodified 360 transmission.
Forum: The Garage Sale 12th August 2016, 08:50 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,200
Posted By superflyte
Re: Ferrari 6spd Transaxle

That looks great, and the top mount would make it easy to fit. What engine is that?
Forum: GT40 Build Logs 11th August 2016, 09:50 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 10,767
Posted By superflyte
Re: Ferrari Powered GT40

I didn't over-think it Grady. I had the engine and thought it'd be funny!

In all seriousness though, I love the GT40. As this engine was designed specifically for a mid-engined chassis, it fits...
Forum: The Garage Sale 11th August 2016, 08:09 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,200
Posted By superflyte
Re: Ferrari 6spd Transaxle

It'll fit in mine. I'm throwing in the starter motor, forgot to mention that.

You're more than welcome to come and have a look if you like, it's at my place in Sandringham.

Output flanges are...
Forum: GT40 Build Logs 11th August 2016, 02:57 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 10,767
Posted By superflyte
Re: Ferrari Powered GT40

Hi Cliff.

The engine will be running on an aftermarket (EMS) ecu, using the existing harness wherever possible. The camshaft variation is only on the exhaust cams, and is easily controlable from...
Forum: GT40 Build Logs 10th August 2016, 05:54 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 10,767
Posted By superflyte
Re: Ferrari Powered GT40

Yep, that's the polished gel coat.

That's my next project Keith ;)
Forum: GT40 Build Logs 10th August 2016, 09:43 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 10,767
Posted By superflyte
Re: Ferrari Powered GT40

Plenty of body detailing work happening over the last few weeks. The red looks stunning in the flesh.
Forum: The Garage Sale 17th July 2016, 10:30 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,200
Posted By superflyte
Ferrari 6spd Transaxle

Ferrari 360 gated manual Transaxle, came from a car with approximately 27,000km on the clock. Comes complete with the gated shifter assembly and control cables. I also have a starter ring gear, and...
Forum: GT40 Tech - Powertrain/Transaxles 15th July 2016, 07:55 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 957
Posted By superflyte
Re: ZF Gearbox Reversing Light Switch

This is the underside of the Ferrari 360 gated shifter. Could transfer the concept to most applications, I think.
Forum: The SLC Clubhouse 7th July 2016, 08:12 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,419
Posted By superflyte
Re: Let's talk carbon fiber

That's a cool little rig!
Forum: Wings, Wheels, and Keels 6th July 2016, 06:17 AM
Replies: 90
Views: 24,081
Posted By superflyte
Re: M6B Tragic

Hey Udo, it's looking great! Is that an Albins-supplied gear lever there, or have you had it machined up?
Forum: GT40 Build Logs 6th July 2016, 06:04 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 10,767
Posted By superflyte
Re: Ferrari Powered GT40

An update from the factory today. The body and chassis have now been introduced!
Forum: GT40 Build Logs 1st July 2016, 11:35 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 10,767
Posted By superflyte
Re: Ferrari Powered GT40

I'm not sure. Might be best to start a new thread in the transmission sub-forum. Probably won't capture your target audience here. Cheers
Forum: GT40 Build Logs 1st July 2016, 12:29 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 10,767
Posted By superflyte
Re: Ferrari Powered GT40

You're not wrong Larry!

Rick, I'm using a brand new ECU from EMS, the EM180. It has 8 ignition outputs and 16 injector outputs, as well as all the fruit found on the top end Motecs, including all...
Forum: GT40 Build Logs 30th June 2016, 09:18 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 10,767
Posted By superflyte
Re: Ferrari Powered GT40

This was the engine being test fitted in a chassis, prior to mine getting started on the jig.

The sequential transmission is now officially underway, and will be done in around 6 weeks. The...
Forum: GT40 Build Logs 25th June 2016, 05:23 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 10,767
Posted By superflyte
Re: Ferrari Powered GT40

Aluminium monocoque Keith, by Absolute Pace here in Australia
Forum: GT40 Build Logs 25th June 2016, 04:22 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 10,767
Posted By superflyte
Re: Ferrari Powered GT40

A little update..

The body and chassis are almost done, and the body detailing has begun. The guys redesigned the engine bay specifically for my drive line. The two round mounts started out as...
Forum: Introduce Yourself Here! 21st June 2016, 11:49 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,386
Posted By superflyte
Re: Hi from Sydney Australia

I'm pretty sure that's not RV's car. Different Rick.
Forum: GT40 Tech - Powertrain/Transaxles 19th June 2016, 01:19 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 919
Posted By superflyte
Re: Porsche G50 measurement

Thanks Dimi, you're a champ!
Forum: GT40 Tech - Powertrain/Transaxles 18th June 2016, 12:49 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 919
Posted By superflyte
Porsche G50 measurement

Just wondering if someone could help me out with a quick width measurement on a G50 trans.

I'm looking for width of the box, from one output flange face to the other output flange face?

Cheers
Forum: Wings, Wheels, and Keels 27th May 2016, 02:25 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 7,070
Posted By superflyte
Re: Mid Engined Citroen DS

Very cool project!
Forum: GT40 Build Logs 24th March 2016, 09:42 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 10,767
Posted By superflyte
Re: Ferrari Powered GT40

The motor is a great fit in the chassis - even with the stock intake, which I will use to get it registered. You're right, it's a 360 V8, and is virtually brand new with super-low miles on it.

I...
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