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Hot Rods simca 5 hot-rod, the french twin sister of the fiat topolino

Discussion in 'The Hokey Ass Message Board' started by Atypikauto, Jun 10, 2018.

  1. Atypikauto
    Joined: May 21, 2018
    Posts: 43

    Atypikauto

    My first Big modification
    A corvair monza with
    Gearbox vw etc... All VW!
     

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  2. Atypikauto
    Joined: May 21, 2018
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    Atypikauto

    But now i want à Real hot rod
     
  3. Atypikauto
    Joined: May 21, 2018
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    Atypikauto

    maybe a GM shortened ... I'm looking at the body right now on speedway motor
     
  4. Atypikauto
    Joined: May 21, 2018
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    Atypikauto

    Hi!preparation of the firewall, next week creation of the location for the gearbox bell and the two outer floors.
     
  5. Atypikauto
    Joined: May 21, 2018
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    Atypikauto

  6. Atypikauto
    Joined: May 21, 2018
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    Atypikauto

    the front wheels and the front hubs will soon come back from machining
     
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  7. Atypikauto
    Joined: May 21, 2018
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    Atypikauto

    In progress !
     

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  8. loudbang
    Joined: Jul 23, 2013
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    NICE job
     
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  9. Atypikauto
    Joined: May 21, 2018
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    Atypikauto

    Work in progress.
     

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  10. Atypikauto
    Joined: May 21, 2018
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    Atypikauto

    Another day,work in progress.
     

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  11. Atypikauto
    Joined: May 21, 2018
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    Atypikauto

    Always moving!!!
     

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  12. loudbang
    Joined: Jul 23, 2013
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    loudbang
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    That is a REAL CLEAN fine looking job.
     
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  13. Sky Six
    Joined: Mar 15, 2018
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    Sky Six
    Member
    from Arizona

    Outstanding job on the tin work !
     
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  14. Atypikauto
    Joined: May 21, 2018
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    Atypikauto

    Thanks, i do my best!
    I take a lot of pleasure to build this hot rod.
    I think he'll finish in style nostalgia drag.
     
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  15. Atypikauto
    Joined: May 21, 2018
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    Atypikauto

    soon finished, more than a rib on the left board and support for B&M shifter..next step, painting with pinstriping
     

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  16. catdad49
    Joined: Sep 25, 2005
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    catdad49
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    Be a Shame to cover this up, Sweet!
     
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  17. Don't for get to fix those rockers.
     
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  18. Atypikauto
    Joined: May 21, 2018
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    Atypikauto

    tilt of the front of the frame of 5 degrees
     

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  19. Atypikauto
    Joined: May 21, 2018
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    Atypikauto

    construction of the chassis horns
     

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  20. Atypikauto
    Joined: May 21, 2018
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    Atypikauto

    set up the front axle to make the new headlamps and shock absorbers. advanced front 20 centimeters
     

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  21. Atypikauto
    Joined: May 21, 2018
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    Atypikauto

    received this morning, harley davidson rims and machined flares. it feels good
     

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  22. loudbang
    Joined: Jul 23, 2013
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    loudbang
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    Are you going to put carpet over all your nice floor work?
     
  23. Atypikauto
    Joined: May 21, 2018
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    Atypikauto

    [QUOTE = "loudbang, post: 12639648, membre: 226490"] Allez-vous mettre de la moquette sur tous vos beaux travaux au sol? [/ QUOTE]
    oui, je vais mettre des tapis pour protéger le sol, mais je ne mettrai pas partout. J'ai déjà ma petite idée
     
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  24. Atypikauto
    Joined: May 21, 2018
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    Atypikauto

    new eplingles supports for the front axle
     

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  25. flamingokid
    Joined: Jan 5, 2005
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    flamingokid
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    Greetings from Kansas. My parents had a Simca 1000 and a Citroen before I was born and that was a rarity in Omaha,Nebraska in the early 60's. That's a great looking project and a great little motor to power it. Subscribed.
     
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  26. Atypikauto
    Joined: May 21, 2018
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    Atypikauto

    Thanks,the Simca 1000 is starting to be rare also in France.there is a lot of interest for Citroën here . To start a little 307 chevy,then i would see with Time to change the mecanics by a more prepared.
     
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  27. 1-SHOT
    Joined: Sep 23, 2014
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    1-SHOT
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    IMG_7642.JPG Greetings from Texas , I like your build and will be along. What is the other car in the picture? Frank
     
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  28. Atypikauto
    Joined: May 21, 2018
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    Atypikauto

    It's à Ford y with -7 cm top chop
     
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  29. Atypikauto
    Joined: May 21, 2018
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    Atypikauto

    situation in the ground
     

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  30. edwardlloyd
    Joined: Aug 2, 2003
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    edwardlloyd
    Member
    from Germany

    Subscribed. I have a Topolino B body up in my rafters waiting for me to build it.

    Sent from my SM-G935F using The H.A.M.B. mobile app
     
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