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Forum: GT40 Tech - Chassis,Brakes,Tires,&Wheels Yesterday, 11:18 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 393
Posted By Ryan Love
Re: Chassis plans

There is some more on grab cad
Forum: GT40 Tech - Chassis,Brakes,Tires,&Wheels Yesterday, 07:37 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 393
Posted By Ryan Love
Re: Chassis plans

A Riviera scratchbuilt GT40 (http://www.gt40s.com/forum/gt40-build-logs/32106-riviera-scratchbuilt-gt40.html)
Forum: GT40 Tech - Chassis,Brakes,Tires,&Wheels Yesterday, 07:35 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 393
Posted By Ryan Love
Re: Chassis plans

there are a few plans on this site if you look.
think there is some in the Riviera scratch build - build diary
Forum: Original GT40s 21st September 2017, 07:56 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 3,298
Posted By Ryan Love
Forum: Original GT40s 19th September 2017, 10:06 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 482
Posted By Ryan Love
Re: Original flywheel and waterpump?

good questions jyrki,
Thanks for the answers Jac. learning more every day.
Forum: GT40 Build Logs 14th September 2017, 07:27 PM
Replies: 103
Views: 25,676
Posted By Ryan Love
Re: Classic Car Developments Chassis #5 - Doc Watson's car

Looking great Andy, will have to have another read.

Ryan
Forum: GT40 Build Logs 13th September 2017, 09:25 PM
Replies: 119
Views: 28,815
Posted By Ryan Love
Re: Duncans GT-Forte Scratch Build

Nice Duncan,


what thickness sheet are you using for the aluminium?
what material are you printing with? 20 SWG 1/2 hard aluminium?
I presume you went with 100% infill for this?
Forum: Original GT40s 12th September 2017, 09:01 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 3,298
Posted By Ryan Love
Re: Ford GT40 Factory Blueprints Chassis plans from Ford Advanced Vehicles

That is interesting to see Doc. Where have you acquired the roof pressing from. I have heard of another local gent (in Victoria Australia) who has procured one as well. I think his came out of the...
Forum: Wings, Wheels, and Keels 11th September 2017, 10:18 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 5,479
Posted By Ryan Love
Re: Back to the Future-Ron and Sydney's 1985 5L Mustang Build

Ron, I think im about to head down a similar path with a T5. Are they an easy box to work on and will I need any particular tools? I have watched some of the youTube vids and I think I will cope...
Forum: GT40 Build Logs 11th September 2017, 07:31 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 13,186
Posted By Ryan Love
Re: Ryans Group Ten GT40 build - Body 5.

finally had a chance to look over some of the original drawings and compare to what I was working on. was very happy to see that most of my measurements were spot on, some id missed by 0.02". will...
Forum: Original GT40s 11th September 2017, 06:35 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 3,298
Posted By Ryan Love
Re: Ford GT40 Factory Blueprints Chassis plans from Ford Advanced Vehicles

is that the haines manual that was produced?
I suppose the question it, what to they class as the chassis?
do they include in the 365 number the front and rear sub structures, the cover plates that...
Forum: Original GT40s 7th September 2017, 07:25 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 3,298
Posted By Ryan Love
Re: Ford GT40 Factory Blueprints Chassis plans from Ford Advanced Vehicles

I didn't see it as a huge expense, I already have some body moulds sitting in my shed and am working with a few others in the group of ten to build some cars.


how much is a Ronnie Spain book...
Forum: Original GT40s 6th September 2017, 10:23 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 3,298
Posted By Ryan Love
Re: Ford GT40 Factory Blueprints Chassis plans from Ford Advanced Vehicles

your a funny bloke Jac, your right though, hardly worth the risks involved from my perspective.


Rick, I like the offer of $20 :D but don't think I will risk financial suicide for it.


A...
Forum: Original GT40s 6th September 2017, 09:17 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 3,298
Posted By Ryan Love
Re: Ford GT40 Factory Blueprints Chassis plans from Ford Advanced Vehicles

As they are now 50 years old, copyright has expired, don't understand what FAV could go after the seller on.
Forum: Original GT40s 6th September 2017, 08:42 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 3,298
Posted By Ryan Love
Re: Ford GT40 Factory Blueprints Chassis plans from Ford Advanced Vehicles

he has sold multiple copies already Randy, or at the very least is selling a second copy as I have one.
I received a small USB memory stick with files on it. Could I re-sell the same usb memory...
Forum: GT40 Tech - Engines/Induction/Exhaust 6th September 2017, 07:14 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 4,176
Posted By Ryan Love
Re: Gurney Weslake engine?

Very sorry to hear Matt, my car was broken into last weekend as well, had the service history stolen out of the glove box.


Is the car that was stolen the yellow and red flamed thing in the first...
Forum: Original GT40s 6th September 2017, 07:11 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 3,298
Posted By Ryan Love
Re: Ford GT40 Factory Blueprints Chassis plans from Ford Advanced Vehicles

So far I have printed out all the drawings, just analysingthem trying to understand the details, brushing up on my third angle projectionect.

Then I spent a few nights creating a contents list in...
Forum: Original GT40s 6th September 2017, 07:01 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 3,298
Posted By Ryan Love
Re: Ford GT40 Factory Blueprints Chassis plans from Ford Advanced Vehicles

I bought a copy
they arrived the other week


(NOTE, this is post number 302 for me, is that a sign? :) )
Forum: GT40 Tech - Engines/Induction/Exhaust 31st August 2017, 10:47 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,503
Posted By Ryan Love
Re: 289 build recipe

was this it Richard?


Six Budget Ford Heads That Work - Hot Rod Network (http://www.hotrod.com/articles/ccrp-1302-six-budget-ford-heads-that-work/)


Shawn, I have also been reading "how to...
Forum: GT40 Tech - Powertrain/Transaxles 31st August 2017, 10:46 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 572
Posted By Ryan Love
Re: digital Speedometer

Bune,


I picked up an old 200MPH smiths speedo the other month, that is mechanical. I was looking into how to run it as well, even though I will probably need a KM/H gauge like you for rego...
Forum: Original GT40s 31st August 2017, 10:40 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 11,687
Posted By Ryan Love
Re: Ronnie Spain..THE book

I did finally manage to get a copy of an earlier print. paperback with the Gulf car on the front. only a few pages into it as I have had a few other things I have been reading as well. Initial...
Forum: Wings, Wheels, and Keels 31st August 2017, 10:35 PM
Replies: 493
Views: 83,066
Posted By Ryan Love
Re: M20 Dreaming

Great news, still reading along here so appreciate the update


Ryan
Forum: GT40 Tech - Engines/Induction/Exhaust 24th August 2017, 11:42 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,569
Posted By Ryan Love
Re: Here's a loaded question: Which engine would be best for an RCR build?

chris gt40 (http://www.gt40s.com/forum/gt40-build-logs/39433-chris-gt40-6.html)


Chris has his running. He was just doing the finishing touches when I was out there last. I think he is about...
Forum: GT40 Build Logs 24th August 2017, 11:40 PM
Replies: 112
Views: 26,755
Posted By Ryan Love
Re: chris gt40

any updates Chris
:P


Ryan
Forum: GT40 Build Logs 15th August 2017, 09:08 PM
Replies: 209
Views: 48,928
Posted By Ryan Love
Re: RF #12 "Race" Chassis

FB has been annoying me today. i got a friend request from someone who i was friends with previously. for some reason FB had decided that we were no longer friends and that we didn't need to see...
Forum: The Paddock 7th August 2017, 03:21 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 727
Posted By Ryan Love
Re: Wanted

I presume your after a Cosworth F3000 engine?


otherwise would a Judd be suitable?
Judd (engine - Wikipedia (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Judd_(engine))
Forum: GT40 Tech - Engines/Induction/Exhaust 24th July 2017, 08:10 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,122
Posted By Ryan Love
Re: 289 weber intake question

how much of the front of the manifold can you actually see in the engine bay once its all buttoned up? especially with a turkey pan on it.

I was trying to find a good photo but i'm struggling at...
Forum: GT40 Tech - Engines/Induction/Exhaust 23rd July 2017, 11:51 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,122
Posted By Ryan Love
Re: 289 weber intake question

are the "Cobra" and "FAV" manifolds different? something about the way the carbies face?

also keen to learn how the two manifolds control temperature.
Forum: GT40 Build Logs 15th July 2017, 06:02 PM
Replies: 582
Views: 186,821
Posted By Ryan Love
Re: Jimmymac & Alistair's Cars

Think i need to send you a personal message regarding these.

regards Ryan
Forum: GT40 Tech - Powertrain/Transaxles 12th July 2017, 06:58 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,396
Posted By Ryan Love
Re: zf-0 type plate

Doc, I thought you already had a ZF gearbox in the car. Is this a second box? what is wrong with the original box?

If you have one surplus I might be interested.
Ryan
Forum: GT40 Tech - Powertrain/Transaxles 11th July 2017, 04:59 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,396
Posted By Ryan Love
Re: zf-0 type plate

no idea Doc, will be interesting to find out though.
what will you do if the box turns out to be from something significant?

Ryan
Forum: GT40 Build Logs 8th July 2017, 10:38 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 13,186
Posted By Ryan Love
Re: Ryans Group Ten GT40 build - Body 5.

lets see if this works

An early cad image of the rear upright i have been working on, its a bit more advanced than this now but not a great deal different to look at....
Forum: Site Questions, Suggestions, & Comments 8th July 2017, 07:09 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 240
Posted By Ryan Love
Re: Editing Enabled for Select Forums

Thank you Ron.
Much appreciated
Forum: The Paddock 6th July 2017, 07:09 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,588
Posted By Ryan Love
Re: Bruce McLaren Movie

went and saw it last night. private screening with the Lotus Club Victoria, Victorian Clubman Builders Group & Evolve Driver Training organising enough people to book and fill cinema #4 at the Jam...
Forum: GT40 Tech - Chassis,Brakes,Tires,&Wheels 5th July 2017, 01:48 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,868
Posted By Ryan Love
Re: Uprights/wheels and stuff

Nice, Commodore rear hub and wheel bearing for front and rear?
Forum: Site Questions, Suggestions, & Comments 4th July 2017, 07:20 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,106
Posted By Ryan Love
Re: Images on GT40's

I would like to fix my build thread Ron. Happy to manually do it my self. I get a lot out of this forum, but to do that you have to put in as well. I realise this and am happy to contribute.

I...
Forum: Original GT40s 4th July 2017, 08:03 AM
Replies: 485
Views: 160,149
Posted By Ryan Love
Re: P1001

RCIS Race Cars In Sheds Public Group | Facebook (https://www.facebook.com/groups/626141350776348/permalink/1508404709216670/)

Hope I'm not out of place in posting this, sounds great, looks great.
Forum: GT40 Tech - Exterior, Interior, AC, & Trim 4th July 2017, 01:56 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 4,011
Posted By Ryan Love
Re: Windshield interchange

I have called the local company again, waiting on a call back
Forum: GT40 Build Logs 1st July 2017, 08:11 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 13,186
Posted By Ryan Love
Re: Ryans Group Ten GT40 build - Body 5.

none of the images are working. Will try again another time.
Forum: Site Questions, Suggestions, & Comments 30th June 2017, 10:19 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 485
Posted By Ryan Love
Re: Photobucket has broken the Internet- and GT40s.com

Drop box screwed me over 6 months back so I moved stuff across to photo bucket and now that's cracked A wobbly as well. I'm over it. My build diary is a joke and I can't be bothered up dating it as I...
Forum: The Paddock 30th June 2017, 06:47 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,949
Posted By Ryan Love
Re: Photobucket has got greedy

not yet Kaspa, but it probably only a matter of time. Doubt i will be paying that much either for photobucket. Think i would prefer to set up my own web page and run it then i can do what i like.
Forum: The Paddock 29th June 2017, 10:49 PM
Replies: 113
Views: 17,376
Posted By Ryan Love
Re: F1 in 2017

agree Mesa,
i'm not saying the LH wasn't being a twat. i'm saying that SV wasn't paying attention and should have been able to avoid it.
hell, he could have overtaken LH and then claimed that he...
Forum: The Paddock 29th June 2017, 07:42 PM
Replies: 113
Views: 17,376
Posted By Ryan Love
Re: F1 in 2017

the cars were not going fast enough nor the brake application serve enough for it to be a brake check, end of story.

finger boy should show some humility and admit he f'ed up and then let the...
Forum: All GT40 28th June 2017, 09:00 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,640
Posted By Ryan Love
Re: Fortyfication 114

If that's a slot is it to let air in or out, if so where is the other end of the duct? Would be a whole lot more efficient if it was a through duct. I presume there is some ducting exiting near the...
Forum: The Paddock 28th June 2017, 12:08 AM
Replies: 113
Views: 17,376
Posted By Ryan Love
Re: F1 in 2017

I saw the same thing this morning. looked like a screen grab from the TV feed that showed very light throttle and lots of brake from LH........however the source that I saw it on was SV's face book...
Forum: All GT40 27th June 2017, 11:13 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,640
Posted By Ryan Love
Re: Fortyfication 114

Is that a gps aerial?
not sure what the red dot is?
Forum: GT40 Tech - Garages and Tools 26th June 2017, 10:07 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 27,371
Posted By Ryan Love
Re: Looking for nice pictures of garages

Garage Goals - Home | Facebook (https://www.facebook.com/GarageGoals/)
Forum: GT40 Tech - Garages and Tools 26th June 2017, 10:06 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 442
Posted By Ryan Love
Re: Bearing puller

I picked up a TTI version from total tools.
Will see how it goes

Had a chance to get out of the office/central business district yesterday unexpectedly so made the day count.
Off to motor book...
Forum: GT40 Tech - Garages and Tools 25th June 2017, 09:51 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 442
Posted By Ryan Love
Bearing puller

Think I need one of these. I need to get some rear wheel hubs and drive flanges. Currently donít have one of these and Iím thinking that something like this would be a good addition to the tool box....
Forum: GT40 Tech - Engines/Induction/Exhaust 25th June 2017, 09:44 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,322
Posted By Ryan Love
Re: Post 75 302

Lovely looking body.

Always interesting to see where they put the split lines. everyone seems to do it slightly differently. Have the rear arches been added on at a latter date or is that the...
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