Recent content by CharlieM

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    Rear Bulkhead Window Assembly

    Very nice work and great packaging! One less thing I have to try to make myself. Thanks Adam!
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    Hello - GT40 or Cobra? Where to start

    I haven't been there in a while, but in the past FFR was always happy to provide plant tours. They have some impressive automated cutting and welding equipment there. They're in Wareham, MA right near Cape Cod. When the weather gets better here you could do the plant tour then spend a nice...
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    Homemade CNC plasma cutter.

    That's amazing Sean. What is the CNC kit you used? Thanks, Charlie
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    Hello - GT40 or Cobra? Where to start

    Between the two, from an entry level perspective for a project like this, I would choose the Cobra. I built a FFR Cobra; bought the kit in '02 finished it in '04. It was an incredible experience, both the build and the connection to the local FFR community. The Cobra is an absolute beast; it's...
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    Southern GT #70

    What's the total width now after adding those strips? Thanks, Charlie
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    01E transaxle install

    Hi Dan, Welcome to the forum. Sorry, I can't help you with the 01E shift but I may be interested in buying the shifter and transaxle linkage for the 016 that you're taking off. Were the folks at Cable Shift any help to you? Thanks, Charlie
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    Is your car build done?

    It's only been 16 years, what's the hurry?
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    Bought some machine tools

    Wow, great deal. Congrats!
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    Ford GT40 Factory Blueprints Chassis plans from Ford Advanced Vehicles

    They probably used the same Vellum paper we used back in the 70s and 80s. With the high quality scanners that have been around for years, it amazes me that someone still makes the blueprint machines (That brings me back, I can still smell the ammonia!).
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    Southern GT #70

    Great work. I think yours is the first build thread I've seen with someone fitting a body from Bill Hough. Since I'm about to reach that point myself, I've been following your progress with great interest. Thanks, Charlie
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    Audi 016 Pinion Bearings Needed

    Try here. Or, can you read the numbers and manufacturer on the old one? Maybe you can get it directly from a bearing distributor
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    FS USA Velocity Stack Filters for Dia 3 1/4-3 1/2” Stacks

    What system do they fit? Can you post a picture of the other side? Thanks.
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    Any Recommendations for Front Headlight Cover In USA?

    Mark Clapp, a forum member here makes them. You could reach out to him.
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    ***SOLD*** ERA GT40 MK1 ***SOLD***

    Beautiful car. Good luck with the sale.
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    A lot depends on where you are. Here in the US the process varies from state to state. If you post your location I'm sure there's a local that can help you out. Good luck, Charlie