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    Roll Cage question .......

    To be honest, I can hardly imagine a car like the GT40 without a safety cell. That a helmet should be mandatory is actually self-evident. But I also think of things like the fastening of the seats etc.. Unfortunately the two outer corners at the front bracket of a safety cell make it a bit...
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    Brake calipers for 15" rims

    Bob is right AP5040 max. rotor diameter 295mm Wilwood - rotor diameter in this exampel 280 mm Rim is VN427
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    audi V10 into a slc

    If you need information about the engine, maybe I can help. I come from Ingolstadt and I design a lot for a motorsport team. We just built a BiTurbo 10 cylinder, first stage 980 HP with 0,4 bar boost pressure. Now a supercharger version with 1400 hp is coming. Unfortunately one must modify the...
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    Scratch build MK IV

    After 30 years of dreaming, 12 years of reading here in the forum, I can finally start to realize my dream of the MK IV. I know it's going to be a very long race, but hey what the heck if not now then when. For a long time I thought I wouldn't get any parts, but thanks to the forum, it still...
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    Which engine for my MK IV project?

    Okay, guys, 390 "screamer" doesn't sound bad ;) First I have to find a used engine. What has to be considered when buying? It's probably difficult to detect some problem areas without opening the engine. Are there any weak points on the block that you can see before disassembling it?
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    Which engine for my MK IV project?

    In which cars have the most FE been used in the past? A used engine to adjust the frame would be not bad for the beginning, I could have it overhauled. But it is not easy to find if you don't know exactly what you are looking for ... :)
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    Which engine for my MK IV project?

    For a long time now I have been thinking about which engine I should use. Unfortunately I have no experience at all about Ford V8's I want to use the engine together with an Audi R8 Graziano gearbox. The car is only used on trackdays, because a registration in DE is probably not possible. My...
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    exact dimensions 351/427 crate engine

    Don has pointed out to me the possibility of using a plastic mockup. I never knew there was such a thing MockupMotors.com I think that's a good idea.
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    exact dimensions 351/427 crate engine

    Ryan, I know that website. Unfortunately no Windsor on board Look here: 3D Warehouse grabcad 3D CAD Browser CG Trader STL Finder
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    exact dimensions 351/427 crate engine

    Here are a few measurements from a CAD model that looks relatively accurate. Can it be true?
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    exact dimensions 351/427 crate engine

    Hi, i would like to use a 351/427 crate engine in my MK IV project. In combination with an Audi R8 gearbox (Graziano). In order to design the tube frame in CAD I am looking for the exact dimensions of the engine. Does anyone of you have the exact dimensions or even better an exact CAD model? I...
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    Thoughts on Keith Craft ‘Crate’ Engine

    A very interesting question! I also have this engine in mind, but I am also wondering about the price. What do you get for your money?
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    MK IV tubular spaceframe drawing

    Thanks for the explanation, now I have understood it too!
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    Alans Scratch build

    Thanks!
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