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    Ford vs Ferrari coastal drive

    Super cool Jim, thanks for sharing a new picture. Looking forward when it goes to the full build
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    Ford vs Ferrari coastal drive

    Looks lovely! How many miles on her now Jim? Have you crested 50K? How is the Caddy coming along?
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    Safir GT40 "real" and some other questions?

    The wonderful world of GT40s ;)
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    Safir GT40 "real" and some other questions?

    Hello Charlie, I only ask for clarification. Are you suggesting that you consider 1085 as "real" and original? Just not sure I followed your post and would like to understand your perspective as you have been in this world for a long time. Thank you Kevin
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    Scott T's build - Safir GT40

    Thanks for sharing the update, would enjoy if you can keep doing it
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    Safir GT40 "real" and some other questions?

    What Safir car are you looking at? You can come up with your own determination of what a replica is or isn't. My view is that even with the license, a SPF or Safir built before SPF started are replicas (I owned a SPF and they are great cars). If the car was built sometime after 1969 I view it...
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    Most Common Mistakes - New GT40 Owner

    Tim, thanks for sharing. I agree with you that these things are not a factory built road car. I learned that lesson pretty hard in the beginning and what I finally came to the conclusion that at that point in my life I couldn't keep tweaking the car. If I were to do this again I would make sure...
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    1149 Mono Replica

    Jim, good to hear from your. Have thought about your build in the past, really enjoy your car and the detail you put into it.
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    Professional Car Inspection.

    Thanks, I have no horse in this race. Was simply trying to offer an interpretation of "Hi, not sure quite how to read your comment". I can assure you that I am indifferent if you want to hire someone else or not. Best of luck with your quest, I hope you share your results.
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    Professional Car Inspection.

    Simon, I believe what Graham is saying is that you don't need a second opinion such as your statement here: "Mr Spain has already given his comments regarding the chassis but I would like a second opinion." Ronnie Spain (aka Mr. Spain) is considered the leading guru on GT40s and fits what you...
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    Most Common Mistakes - New GT40 Owner

    What would you have requested? Are you seeing corrosion in specific areas?
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    SUPERFORMANCE TOOL ROOM COPY

    Careful Jac, sometimes those flat earth society folks like to get in homemade rockets only to have their parachutes eject early.. might be dangerous to your health. https://www.space.com/mad-mike-fatal-homemade-rocket-launch-flat-earth-theory.html
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    SUPERFORMANCE TOOL ROOM COPY

    Ok, I guess that is funny? I was trying to ask a genuine question. Those of us that read vs. hear on screens don't always love to see full caps. I guess whatever works.
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    SUPERFORMANCE TOOL ROOM COPY

    Walt, is there a reason you type in all caps? Not trying to be mean, honest question. Typically all caps is interpreted as yelling on forums. Thanks
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    SUPERFORMANCE TOOL ROOM COPY

    I am in Orange County every other week these days, trying to carve out two hours to go visit. Will bring the camera and dig into the car if they have it there. Kevin
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