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 Post subject: Re: Micro Car Resto-Mod
PostPosted: June 21, 2017, 6:58 am 
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Part 11 is on YouTube

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jaxML5WLCtk&t=26s

Imagehalf half shaft by Ben Modified, on Flickr


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 Post subject: Re: Micro Car Resto-Mod
PostPosted: June 22, 2017, 3:19 pm 
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The R1 powered Micro Car is getting very close to being drivable, at least around the block! I cut and reshaped one of the front fenders today as it was preventing the wheels from turning both left and right. I knew that if I left the repair until after it is drivable, that I would get too anxious and try to drive it anyway. So...

For some reason the wheel opening on the left side of the car was 1 1/2" smaller than the one the right side. I cut a long pie shape out of the front half on the wheel opening, pulled the two pieces together and welded it back up

Image20170621_155211_resized by Ben Modified, on Flickr
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Image20170622_111255_resized by Ben Modified, on Flickr
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