Tag Archives: D150

a little less fail

Getting closer. The fourth iteration should net a close fit.  

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cardboard aided fail

Hi there. I have not written anything about the race truck recently, because nothing happened. I have been rolling around a few ideas for the front suspension in my head. Basically i have been “working” on concepts for a coil … Continue reading

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If you can’t Dodge it, RAM it!

This carbon fiber bumper shaves 13.6kg (or 30lbs) from the front end of my truck.

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Cleaning out the hallway

We need some space here. Throw out everything you can but the Rum! Pardon the ultra-crappy cell phone pic. Don’t ever try to use a Blackberry for any photographic work like i do… Something is coming up. I don’t yet … Continue reading

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powertrain

Pretty early during the “thought”-phase of this build i decided i want a modern fuel injected, cleaner engine and a transmission with more than three or four speeds (even if it was an overdrive transmission like the A518). I pondered … Continue reading

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upper control arm

I gots the a Vipers upper front control arm. And all looks good. While it does not drop right into the trucks UCA mounts (about 10mm difference in width) it is very close and the mounts can be modified to … Continue reading

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bad design, good design

Bad crossmember design.   Good crossmember design. I will elaborate on this topic when i am less tired. *Yawn*

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