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    Steel welded frame vs Monocoque

    All good points you both have made. I would say it is certainly something to consider both from a skill level and cost either way when choosing a chassis.
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    Steel welded frame vs Monocoque

    One thing not mentioned regarding Mono versus space frame is cost of repair in the event the chassis is damaged. I know there are all kinds of consideration when choosing a chassis. And I realize people may want to stick as close to original as possible. Setting those aside I read somewhere if...
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    Exhaust Finish

    I used Jet-Hot as well. The picture dosent do them justice. I had the extreme temp coating on the inside and regular outside to aide in reducing under bonnet temps.
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    FS EU Bespoke Designed 'FORD' Side Stripes

    Andrew, I'll take the other set if it's still available. Thanks, Pete
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    Well....here goes all or nuthin.

    Thanks Randy. Here is a scan I took of my engine /tranny. You can make out the red fitting, one of two coming off the back of the head for cooling.
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    Well....here goes all or nuthin.

    Ok so it's only been 8 years since my last update. Maybe by 2050 I'll have her done. Actually I have been doing little things here and there. I decided to fit up the exhaust for laffs and giggles since I had them ceramic coated.
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    Ricardo Gearbox platform support

    Thanks Ken! I was thinking I might have to go the adaptor route in the end.
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    Ricardo Gearbox platform support

    Hello John, I am looking into drive axle options. I can't seem to find the C/V joint that fits the Ricardo flange. The Porsche 930 is close but a tad too small. Any help with this would be greatly appreciated. Thanks.
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    FS USA SOLD - RCR Adjustable Pedal Assembly

    Hello Joel, PM sent......I hope. Otherwise I would like to purchase this unit. Is paypal ok? Joseph
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    Gt 40 parts

    Per the forum rules prices please.
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    To Wrap the Exhaust or Not to wrap the exhaust

    If you are concerned with heat JET-HOT coatings does a ceramic coat inside and out lifetime gaurantee. I have no affiliation with them. https://www.jet-hot.com/
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    CAD drawing. Help me please!

    Scanning a die cast model or part was mentioned earlier in this thread. I have a white light scanner I use for reverse engineering. I would be willing to help. Pete
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    flat tow

    I usually don't stick my nose into threads on the forum but in this case I figured I'd give it a go.....I wonder if any kind of towing with anybody in the towed vehical is legal not to mention safe at that distance.
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    A Tribute To My Son

    Thank you so much for the outpouring of support. We had his funeral and memorial yesterday. It was very uplifting to see so many people he had touched come out and talk about my son. I was touched and so proud. His name is Jared. Again thank you all so much. It has helped me more than you will...
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    A Tribute To My Son

    I want to thank everyone for your thoughts and kindness. It really helps my spirit knowing people care. To my GT40 friends....thank you thank you thank you. Pete
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