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  1. Jkviper

    Mounting E-stopp braking system on an SLC

    Based on the various build threads I have read it looks like the preferred location to mount the E-stopp electronic braking system is along the outer drivers side frame rail. Wondering if after the car is built and the body is on, how would you service it? Do builders make the floor pans...
  2. A

    SGT #49 build

    Hi all, So I have embarked on the build of Southern GT #49. It has been a long time in planning. Mick, of course, has been great as I work through panelling the space frame and I am now looking forward to the next bit (once I have done the cockpit and the front!
  3. D

    Anyone having issues with GT Forte?

    So I jumped into the GT40 build by buying a GT Forte Flatpak frame. I was told they have frames in stock and should only be 4-5 days to ship. March 12/18 I paid for it, last email he answered March 21. I have sent 3 emails since, one last week and another a few days ago. NO response. But to...
  4. B

    Need Help Identifying Windshield / Frame

    Hi All! I’ve got a GT40 replica in our shop with a plastic windshield, and I’m trying to locate a DOT glass windshield, so that we can inspect it as a street car for a customer. The car is a 10” longer version of the GT40, and was originally built by Lone Star in Texas, but I think they only...
  5. N

    New Guy From Westchester New York

    Hi everyone, I’m thinking about getting into building a gt40. I have a line on an Active Power Cars frame and I may take a shot. I’ve restored muscle cars, built motors and I’ve owned Porsche’s and a Corvette. I’m not rich, but I’m also not in a hurry. I want a project. I’m 59 years old...
  6. M

    Help Identify Replica GT40

    Hi all. I'm trying to identify this Kit car I found. I believe it is a Kellison GT40K but the front end doesn't flip up. The car has a tubular frame and it looks like an early porsche transmission. Thanks in advance for any help.
  7. K

    where to buy a body gt40 at a low price?

    I thought to buy a kit in the Tornado, but I learned that it is impossible to delivered a ready frame into our country (Kazakhstan). Сustoms will not allow. In addition, I will have to pay at customs a percentage of the cost of the body. Where can I buy the body GT40 MK1 at the lowest...
  8. M

    Another project 56 Chevy

    Besides my Lotus build. I've decided to get back on track with my 56 Chevy pickup resto/mod. I've had it for over 20 years & had repainted the cab & front. But then got stalled by life (raising 3 boys etc). A couple of years ago I started to disassemble it again. For restoration but again got...
  9. D

    Aluminium Monocoque or Steel Space Frame Chassis?

    Forgive me if this subject/question has already been covered before - I'm a newbie to this forum!! I'm currently looking into a number of kits at the moment and I'm not sure whether to go with a Steel Triangular Space Frame or Aluminium Semi-Monocoque Chassis? The GT40 that I want to build...
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