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  1. David Deschamps

    109 For Sale

    GT 109 is going up at auction Jan 3 in Florida .
  2. David Deschamps

    302 SBF Block Age

    I had a quick look at my copy of How To Rebuild Small Block Ford Engines By Tom Monroe and did not see those numbers in the chart . If you look that book up I think a free download can be found , it has a lot of casting numbers and rebuild info .
  3. David Deschamps

    Must have tools for garage

    I use my angle die grinder with a sanding disc all the time this has been a great addition. A shrinker stretcher is also very cool , I have a heavy-duty 16ga capacity one and a two headed 18ga capacity both on stands and foot operated . You can make some very useful curves .
  4. David Deschamps

    Classic Le Mans 2018

    Geert-Jan I think it maybe 105 .
  5. David Deschamps

    Classic Le Mans 2018

    JPG 066 / 1025 Plate # TES1E JPG 103 , 028 / 1000 Plate # NWC 165C JPG 111 / 1109 Plate # TPE 99M Was R
  6. David Deschamps

    Ford GT40 Factory Blueprints Chassis plans from Ford Advanced Vehicles

    Some people's inspiration for this type of project started with Jim Dunham's gt40 in hotrod magazine. Dreams do come true if you work at them .With a little help from my friends , and the new inspiration in many of our lives - Jimmy - Rune - Dave Brown - and the many others out there on this site.
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    Ford GT40 Factory Blueprints Chassis plans from Ford Advanced Vehicles

    We should all give up , that is the best way for people to lose interest . Some of us are young enough and do have skill . I have restored a few cars , that required thousands of hours and made a few other things . It is what some of us enjoy doing , where are the next generation of metal men or...
  8. David Deschamps

    Mk1 vs Mk2 Mono

    Must be a language barrier . Doubler as Rick call's it skin as Ryan call's it . I guess it's the same thing ( Yes the skin I refer to is a doubler ) . Easy answer or not some will choose the long and hard way to say the same thing .
  9. David Deschamps

    Mk1 vs Mk2 Mono

    That same stiffener plate in your photo is in the group of photos on the1046 restoration site , same place as the video . Still no photos of the doubler or a better description of it or location .
  10. David Deschamps

    Assembling a Monocoque

    Rune Thanks for reposting the photos . I like the spot welders . Thinking of building my own spot welder .
  11. David Deschamps

    Mk1 vs Mk2 Mono

    Doe's any one have photo's of the doubler plates as mentioned in #4 by rick ?
  12. David Deschamps

    Assembling a Monocoque

    Could you repost the first 5 pictures , as they don't come up anymore it says 404 error. That would be great . I like to see all your work it is paying off .
  13. David Deschamps

    Purchasing Jim Dunham's GT40

    How is finishing the car going , any photos ?
  14. David Deschamps

    Mk1 vs Mk2 Mono

    Yes I have many photos of this part.
  15. David Deschamps

    Ford GT40 Factory Blueprints Chassis plans from Ford Advanced Vehicles

    Are these drawings working out for all who got them . Do they solve some mysteries ?
  16. David Deschamps

    Mk1 vs Mk2 Mono

    I only have a few FAV drawings so I can't be sure what all the parts are called .Another mk2 tub part I noticed was the wedge shape reinforcement from the trailing arm to motor mount .I do believe that is just on the mk2 and on the superformance .
  17. David Deschamps

    Superformance geometry , mounting

    If some one knows this information please PM me.Thank you for any information you can provide , just trying to make a safe and well functioning car.
  18. David Deschamps

    Mk1 vs Mk2 Mono

    The extra skin on the back of the rear hoop is that a doubler. Would Drawing #GT40P/1/2019 be the extra skin ?
  19. David Deschamps

    Superformance front arm

    I am looking for enough dimensions from a superformance drawing or an original FAV drawing to make a accurate copy. A copy in really the way it makes proper suspension geometry and strength.
  20. David Deschamps

    Superformance front arm

    Yes to all above and centerline measurement at chassis mount.
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