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    Manta mirage into a slc

    Sorry for the early morning sarcasm, of course I was not being serious by any stretch of the imagination.
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    Manta mirage into a slc

    [email protected] Ask them nicely, they might be OK with you copying their design.
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    Advice Please, Which Order for Sealant Drilling & Pop Rivets

    Just ordered a set of strap duplicators, thanks for the link. Wish I had found these sooner..
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    Air Conditioning Effectiveness

    Your drier/desiccant wasn't ever open to atmosphere was it?
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    AC Hose Crimper

    The tool in that that link above looks promising. The alternative is having a radiator shop do your crimps. I did this for my build. It was $10 per crimp, I had about 10 crimps. At least you know the tool is good and the crimps are done right.
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    Mid engine C5 T70

    Street driving or track only?
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    G96 master cylinder size?

    I never even installed the 3/4 based on other builder's complaints of the pedal effort. Make sure you always install an adjustable clutch pedal stop so you don't overtravel the slave!
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    G96 master cylinder size?

    I used a Toyota 5/8" master cylinder for my G96.01 on my GTM, with the caveat that I have not yet driven the car. It has been started and can run through the gears. I dropped down from the supplied Wildwood 3/4" master to decrease pedal effort.
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    SLC Superlite For Sale

    I see a side - exit exhaust on the passenger side but not the driver's side, is that correct or are the photos taken at different times?
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    Mid-engine C5 T70

    Neat project! Are you implying that this chassis was once destined to become an F7? Or just a clone of that chassis?
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    "Molly from Amazon"

    I added my cell # to the do-not-disturb list about 2 years ago, seems like the calls got worse shortly thereafter...
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    Modern-day Miura

    Amazing stuff. The only metal shaping that I find myself doing is trying to make my aluminum sheet flat again after it gets a warp from cutting it! And that's hard enough!
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    Scratch Build of Jag XJ220 Replica

    Just saw there is an original going to auction this month. https://www.historics.co.uk/buying/auctions/2021-04-17/cars/ref-178-1992-jaguar-xj220-sb/
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    Aero and radiators

    That being said, the most high performance cars in the world (ie dedicated race cars that don't require a frunk for groceries) exit that air through the hood just a little forward of the SL-C opening, which is easily replicated with only minor body work that a builder could knock out on a nice...
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    Aero and radiators

    If you are looking for high speed stability, I wouldn't dump air to the underside of the car. For a street car that never sees triple digits, you will be fine though. This book is a great read if you want to try to maximize aerodynamic efficiency.
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