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PostPosted: October 28, 2020, 9:27 pm 
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Next episode is up on YouTube everyone! Working on the radiator ducting this week.

https://youtu.be/EfTttxpE6sM

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PostPosted: November 4, 2020, 10:24 pm 
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Getting work done! In this episode I finally finish off the radiator ducting to the flat floor. More work than I thought for sure.

https://youtu.be/Y1_fZFTBM-I

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So it’s been a while since I updated everyone here again. First up, here is a great rundown video showing exactly what I’m building and why.

https://youtu.be/2Xc52CVDnd0

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Next up was installing the dry sump pan in order to check clearances....

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Next I made some brackets to mount the seats...

https://youtu.be/gpG6CMXYwHI

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And then I had to build everything for the steering rack to sit where I could fit it, unfortunately that meant on the wrong side...

https://youtu.be/6GBlhRRr3UU

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And finally, I got to making the driveshaft again. Lots of research on this part, decided to go with high speed cv’s on both ends due to the extreme rpm and compounding angles (although very slight)

https://youtu.be/lUDGzMiAUv0

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And now I managed to mount the rear transaxle, build the rear control arms, and get all the suspension assembled and in place! Starting to look bad ass!

https://youtu.be/GuCGQx0xfqY

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