Monthly Archives: June 2012

fabwork

Second frame interlock ready to be carved out of the solid. Somehow this took less time. Done. Trial fitting the crossmember into the frame shows the frame interlock fits but it needs the factory part removed first to install completely. … Continue reading

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introducing the beef into the frame

Hey folks, i made up my mind and decided that tank is hanging way too low. My friends over at ramchargercentral.com helped a  lot with that decision. There’s some fabrication involved and it requires relocating a factory crossmember and building at … Continue reading

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hanging low

Hey folks, the tank is in (under) the truck. Unfortunately i’m not too happy with this setup. See for yourself. It hangs as low as 2-3″ below the spring hangers and can be seen when approaching the truck from two … Continue reading

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Fail!

Wrong bolt hole elongated… Fail!

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Wasser marsch!

Little but important progress. The coolant lines are connected and bled. To test for leaks i ran the engine up to operating temperature and all connections seem to be ok. I’m still looking for 45° T fittings… I’m still contemplating … Continue reading

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Back from the (almost) dead

Yay… back from the deeeeeaaaad. Seriously, never ever answer the phone, or read work related e-mails when you’re on vacation. In my case this always leads to working while trying to have fun. Anyways the almost last part of my … Continue reading

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1hp full steel monocoque

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