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    This has increased lately, I wonder what can be...

    This has increased lately, I wonder what can be done .
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    In the past I would read posts and know they where actual members with an interest in the hobby.
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    Now if I don't recognize the member,...
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    Getting the Camaro Steering Rack located in the...

    Getting the Camaro Steering Rack located in the front cradle tonight. The assortment of chassis tabs I had purchased are being put to use here, they provided a perfect standoff for the rack mounting....
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    Looking good Don, do the original parts remain...

    Looking good Don, do the original parts remain and go back on the engine ? Like wrapping a part .
    or just the new carbon fiber top layer is now the part? Iíve seen videos of vacuum bagging in which...
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    https://i.imgur.com/hhBf9wC.jpg . . ...

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    Working on widening the front suspension cradle...

    Working on widening the front suspension cradle the necessary 3.125" (79.37mm) to line up with the 99 Camaro steering rack geometry. The green section is the added width I'll be welding in place on...
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    True Don, and that was the outcome after sorting...

    True Don, and that was the outcome after sorting through a mountain of steering racks today. The majority of the racks were the rear steer variety common on FWD cars and trucks . I took home the...
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    Went to the wrecking yard Thursday afternoon for...

    Went to the wrecking yard Thursday afternoon for look at a 99 camaro rack, I'm chasing a front steering rack that measures 30" across to where the inner tie rods pivot. The Camaro rack was 29". Funny...
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    Thanks Blooz, I am glad there are other eyes...

    Thanks Blooz, I am glad there are other eyes following this because in the mix of trying to think of everything, I can miss something along the way, so when you guys post itís a great help. The...
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    Keep going Don! Iím sure youíll get it running...

    Keep going Don! Iím sure youíll get it running and driving soon. Thanks for posting so we can all learn from your efforts . - Vinny
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    Thanks to everybody here lending a hand, I...

    Thanks to everybody here lending a hand, I greatly appreciate it. Here are the 2" extensions I mentioned a few posts ago. The illustration shows how they move the inner rod's pivot point outward. ...
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    Thanks for replying Don, Iím hoping for a simple...

    Thanks for replying Don, Iím hoping for a simple solution by re-working what I already have made. Iíll check my model for tire turning clearance and report back here.
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    I came across something important I overlooked in...

    I came across something important I overlooked in this front end. I set the C4 Corvette suspension at stock pick-up points and geometry. However I'm running later C5 vette wheels with high positive...
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    Thanks Chip, I hope you were at the lake for...

    Thanks Chip, I hope you were at the lake for vacation and not work.
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    I spoke to Joel this past week regarding windshield choice, his Miura uses a Corvette C4 glass and frame assembly. He doesn't...
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    Big thanks to Joel (C5GTO), Charley (76MX), aflo...

    Big thanks to Joel (C5GTO), Charley (76MX), aflo and JoseOSI for helping me out. I've been looking at windshields for the past week and they all have their drawbacks, either too wide too short or...
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    A big thanks to everyone taking the time to share...

    A big thanks to everyone taking the time to share their knowledge here, I greatly appreciate it.
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    I spent the later part of today googling windshields, the Lotus Elise glass has that...
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    Hi Charley, thanks for taking the time to reply....

    Hi Charley, thanks for taking the time to reply. I would like to assume my stateís DOT inspector knows what he/she is doing but thatís not always the case . Your knowledge far exceeds what many...
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    Working on the tube chassis layout with emphasis...

    Working on the tube chassis layout with emphasis on the jacking points, the engine /transm placement is pushing the rear jack pad location more towards the back. And getting the load path to go up...
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    Happy new Year to everyone here. I added the OEM...

    Happy new Year to everyone here. I added the OEM corvette steering rack mounting into the front cradle using the jig I put together (see earlier posts). Additional reinf will be added on the right...
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    Looking good Joel, to make the curved rear of the...

    Looking good Joel, to make the curved rear of the hood, do you plan to make an inner hood skin? Or a lightened inner skin to create an edge to wrap over the outer skin ? A wire edge could also work...
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    The first model was from a Porsche 997 file I...

    The first model was from a Porsche 997 file I downloaded from the SketchUp 3D warehouse, I then adjusted it for correct scale and removed the windshield and dropped it into my drawing. The 3D...
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    Here is the Corvette C4 (1984-1995) front...

    Here is the Corvette C4 (1984-1995) front suspension bolted up for a test fit. The upper mounting tabs will be beefed up with perpendicular bracing. Next is adding in the steering rack mounts from...
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    I picked up a used Porsche 997 Windshield to help...

    I picked up a used Porsche 997 Windshield to help lay out the chassis width at the front cowl area. I had the porsche glass on my short list of possible donors and came upon a craigslist ad for one...
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    I know I should've went for the V12 for the Benz,...

    I know I should've went for the V12 for the Benz, but I think the wiring - ECU - Squirt would've pushed me over the edge.
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    The stock Corvette C4 gave up its center section...

    The stock Corvette C4 gave up its center section for the cause. I considered selling off this part but I chose to sacrifice it to save time fabricating the mounts from scratch. And I got to use my...
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    . . I posted a new Build Video here:...

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