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Projects United Pacific 5W Deuce Build

Discussion in 'The Hokey Ass Message Board' started by Groovy, Feb 18, 2017.

  1. Groovy
    Joined: Aug 9, 2015
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    Groovy

    Seat base has been started and firewall tacked up...
     

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  2. murpa
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    Don't even give the hatters a second thought. There's a lot of Marys hiding behind computers on the HAMB. Build on my Friend !
     
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  3. Groovy
    Joined: Aug 9, 2015
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    Groovy

    Just a small detail added today on the firewall...
     

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  4. Blue One
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    They’re simply mad those hatters :D:D:D
     
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  5. Groovy
    Joined: Aug 9, 2015
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    Groovy

    The diff is assembled and brake lines bent up...
     

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  6. Groovy
    Joined: Aug 9, 2015
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    Groovy

    Floors are a little further along. Making them removable...
     

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  7. 392
    Joined: Feb 27, 2007
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    Nice work, can you say kick ass ride.
     
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  8. Bandit Billy
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    Nice build here! Keep the pedal to the metal the thing to the floor.
     
  9. Groovy
    Joined: Aug 9, 2015
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    Groovy

    Floors are nearing completion. Next is the trans tunnel...
    Found some Door Jettison handles from a Dehavilland aircraft to use as door handles.
     

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  10. loudbang
    Joined: Jul 23, 2013
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    Door handles are a nice touch.
     
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  11. murpa
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    Can you tell me the part # for the fuel tank ?
     
  12. Groovy
    Joined: Aug 9, 2015
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    Groovy

    Progress is slow but each week something gets done. Tube to support Speedway steering column has be mocked up for fit between clutch and header and seat bottom has some filler plates installed...
     

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  13. Groovy
    Joined: Aug 9, 2015
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    Groovy

    Steering column was fitted and found a steering wheel to use. Sandblasted all the new metal in preparation for Tig welding. Seat frame has lower mounting nuts added. Next will be 1/2" square seat belt mounting nuts and completely fill top area with metal.
     

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