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56' racecar themed F-100

 
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Old 03-19-2016, 05:38 PM
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Just need to do some bending








Squared, level, tacked, bolted to floor.





Limited slip in carrier i found for $100<br/>








 
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looking good Chad
decided on upper and lower a arms yet?
 
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Old 03-20-2016, 08:10 AM
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looking good Chad
decided on upper and lower a arms yet?
I did some estimated measuring. Im hoping I can get away with control arms I can just buy instead of make. Not that making is an issue, would just save time.

Find out when I get to it. Lol


 
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watching with anticipation
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Bit the bullet
 
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Old 03-22-2016, 06:42 PM
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Havent tried hood yet but knock on wood everything seems to fit pretty good so far.





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I'm loving your build. But I just cannot warm up to those wheels. Though it's not what I think that matters.
 
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Old 03-22-2016, 07:35 PM
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I'm loving your build. But I just cannot warm up to those wheels. Though it's not what I think that matters.
For sure everyone has their own taste.
 
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Hood fits ok. Have to figire it out better on the chassis once i get that going.





 
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Slowly getting there
 
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Cross member tacked together

 
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Little video of frame. Started and ran out of wire on second rail.
 

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