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Post by OldYella on Thu 02 Jul 2015, 7:52 am

soooo , opened the door today and found this

Shocked       Very Happy
so im gonna use this

and make a drift ute

topgear

just coz i can

plan is to use some styrene sheet to floor the cab , clean up some stockpiled sprues to make a tube chassis , some watanabes , a turbo 13b rotary and some paint and some chairs from an r32 and hopefully have a nice little skid rig hellyeah
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Post by allan on Thu 02 Jul 2015, 8:21 am

coolman bigthumbsup
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Post by RetrospectKustoms on Thu 02 Jul 2015, 9:53 am

I'll be watching this one.
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Post by 70cudatj on Thu 02 Jul 2015, 9:55 pm

popcorn
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Post by DeeCee on Sat 04 Jul 2015, 7:28 pm

Look forward to this one mate.
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Re: datsun 720 ute

Post by OldYella on Tue 07 Jul 2015, 2:52 am

getting it there slowly , gotta buy a few more parts before i can go full bore , the rear of the frame is coming along tho , found some wheels and seats , might concentrate on getting the interior done for  now since itll be fairly spartan



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Post by allan on Tue 07 Jul 2015, 11:12 am

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Post by OldYella on Mon 13 Jul 2015, 1:30 pm

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Post by OldYella on Thu 06 Aug 2015, 4:43 am

its been a while , progressing slowly , was crook a few days , and its been to cold to do much some nights lately , but i thought id put some progress shots up


rear half of the roll cage with roll bar , the rear chassis with the diff glued in ( thats haddabe modified a coupla times :s ) the engine block , one fronts sides upper and lower A arms , start of the front chassis and the gtr r32 rims in very neon yellow im gonna use , body just needs a touch up here n there , have to buy a racing seat and a fuel cell maybe , and in intercooler




pretty much how ill stance it

back to cutting and gluing Shocked
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Post by aussie muscle on Fri 07 Aug 2015, 10:20 am

quite the project. whats the hole in the tray for?
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Post by OldYella on Fri 07 Aug 2015, 6:26 pm

just a random hole , once i have the frames made > engine location sorted , ill see how much clearance there is and i might put a fuel cell and swirl pot there
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