New build! Something cool!

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Re: New build! Something cool!

Postby andym » Fri May 12, 2017 8:01 am

Nothing cheap has hit me yet. I want a cheap base to start with.

I think Scott halls long bus will suck up my want for a "project"
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Maybe Subaru parts could fix it?

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Re: New build! Something cool!

Postby PeteSC » Fri May 12, 2017 8:19 am

Meh.

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Re: New build! Something cool!

Postby Bret » Fri May 12, 2017 8:56 am

Damn thats dope. Good deal for that thing if the pan is solid.

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Re: New build! Something cool!

Postby andym » Sun May 14, 2017 10:42 am

Gonna work on some Baywindows today! Finishing up the fastback later this week!

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Maybe Subaru parts could fix it?

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Re: New build! Something cool!

Postby alykat » Sun May 14, 2017 12:05 pm

[quote="john jones"]the tri vator would flip people out... Smile Smile Smile Smile Smile Smile Smile

But... i'm XXX sure it's worth the effort it would take to make it awesome... :-k :-k :-k :-k :-k :-k


I don't know. It is pretty much along the the lines of a streetable sand rail. At KCW speed this thing could be pretty wild very fast. A couple examples of the few that got finished.
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Re: New build! Something cool!

Postby Franz » Mon May 15, 2017 6:59 am

Is it single seat?

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Re: New build! Something cool!

Postby alykat » Mon May 15, 2017 7:50 am

Side by side, but pretty snug. I'll be out at the ranch later today and if I can remember to bring the camera I'll snap a pic.
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Re: New build! Something cool!

Postby john jones » Mon May 15, 2017 7:51 am

something oddly cool about that thing.. Wouldn't you fucking just flip out if you saw that coming down the road... Smile Smile Smile Smile Smile Smile
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Re: New build! Something cool!

Postby john jones » Mon May 15, 2017 7:52 am

what if you ditched the single wheel stuff and stuck a hammered, and narrowed like hell, I beam under it... :-k :-k :-k :-k
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Re: New build! Something cool!

Postby alykat » Mon May 15, 2017 7:56 am

john jones wrote:what if you ditched the single wheel stuff and stuck a hammered, and narrowed like hell, I beam under it... :-k :-k :-k :-k

That has always been a thought. Or a seriously narrowed and dropped VW beam.
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Re: New build! Something cool!

Postby Franz » Mon May 15, 2017 11:31 am

Screw the Subaru, swap a 2017 4 cylinder Porsche 718 engine into something...maybe a 914? Fiberglass speedster?
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Re: New build! Something cool!

Postby Franz » Mon May 15, 2017 11:34 am

I estimate engines from wrecks will be available later this year for about $15k

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Re: New build! Something cool!

Postby alykat » Mon May 15, 2017 4:05 pm

alykat wrote:Side by side, but pretty snug. I'll be out at the ranch later today and if I can remember to bring the camera I'll snap a pic.
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Re: New build! Something cool!

Postby andym » Tue May 16, 2017 10:03 am

I think an air bagged old school car or truck would be bitchen!
Old coupe bagged
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Re: New build! Something cool!

Postby Franz » Wed May 17, 2017 7:34 am

Are you trying to say that you don't think the Trivator is cool? Smile Imagine all the chicks you could pick up in that thing.


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