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by Otodat
Tue Jun 23, 2020 5:29 pm
Forum: Members Rides & Projects
Topic: Finchys 1200 racecar build
Replies: 2
Views: 139

Re: Finchys 1200 racecar build

Cool, how far are you going with it? Is it getting a cage etc
by Otodat
Sun May 03, 2020 8:25 pm
Forum: Members Rides & Projects
Topic: Jessie's 1976 120y
Replies: 27
Views: 25435

Re: Jessie's 1976 120y

This is going to look sweet, well done :thumbsup:
by Otodat
Sun May 03, 2020 8:22 pm
Forum: Members Rides & Projects
Topic: Otodats vb11 rat wagon
Replies: 29
Views: 1708

Re: Otodats vb11 rat wagon

Didn’t have a socket for the wheel nuts so made up something B3ACF246-E49E-4F72-9A70-5E51EC7868C6.jpeg Worked surprisingly well. Test fit some Z car mags I’ve got 5DCA954F-FDBB-4866-A9DB-2FC3A5185816.jpeg A2F473DE-D330-45D2-962F-C0A7644A9CFB.jpeg 585D9DE5-EA93-4D4D-89F5-115943A5A51B.jpeg Really need...
by Otodat
Sun May 03, 2020 8:08 pm
Forum: Members Rides & Projects
Topic: Otodats vb11 rat wagon
Replies: 29
Views: 1708

Re: Otodats vb11 rat wagon

I’ve had some willing helpers over this period too, so after the underside got water blasted I set them to work.
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by Otodat
Sun May 03, 2020 7:40 pm
Forum: Members Rides & Projects
Topic: Otodats vb11 rat wagon
Replies: 29
Views: 1708

Re: Otodats vb11 rat wagon

Both the rear doors had bodge put over this area under the windows 4392BB5A-FAD0-456C-944F-3F4182A1945F.jpeg Patched the outer 173C9717-0D39-4567-9F2A-F3AB9C2EF1AC.jpeg And inside underneath the window 07ED537F-2337-46CE-BFD0-4C68404A4C2B.jpeg Then gave the insides a good dose of fisholene The front...
by Otodat
Sun May 03, 2020 7:17 pm
Forum: Members Rides & Projects
Topic: Otodats vb11 rat wagon
Replies: 29
Views: 1708

Re: Otodats vb11 rat wagon

Hey Mohit, that’s the plan for now. Anyways, from here there was a few areas of bodge to tidy up BB2856BC-B243-4336-B325-482BA07A87DD.jpeg 04DE5D10-4546-409D-957A-C311B4E3A194.jpeg Messed this one up quite a bit and had massive warpage :roll: but hey, I can’t be bothered redoing so just slammed some...
by Otodat
Fri Apr 24, 2020 8:14 pm
Forum: Members Rides & Projects
Topic: Otodats vb11 rat wagon
Replies: 29
Views: 1708

Re: Otodats vb11 rat wagon

Interesting, it is definitely a bit of an oddball.
by Otodat
Tue Apr 21, 2020 7:14 pm
Forum: Members Rides & Projects
Topic: Otodats vb11 rat wagon
Replies: 29
Views: 1708

Re: Otodats vb11 rat wagon

After this I threw a motor at it as described earlier. Then a few patches on the front guards This was an old repair. It looks like the bottom of another guard had been welded on and bogged over but never finished. Just rewelded it a bit better and called it good. 9FEDFEF5-130B-4346-8D02-9E0DBEA6E8D...
by Otodat
Tue Apr 21, 2020 6:42 pm
Forum: Members Rides & Projects
Topic: Otodats vb11 rat wagon
Replies: 29
Views: 1708

Re: Otodats vb11 rat wagon

Then it was painting time. So the plan here was always to use up paint I had lying around. First up was crc rust converter. I got this for the 1200 a couple of years ago but it left a rusty looking finish after a couple of weeks that I wasn’t to happy with. I let this cure for a day then put on some...
by Otodat
Tue Apr 21, 2020 6:26 pm
Forum: Members Rides & Projects
Topic: Otodats vb11 rat wagon
Replies: 29
Views: 1708

Re: Otodats vb11 rat wagon

One more patch to do in the front left corner 3AD12E1D-5068-48FD-8FB3-104915F215BC.jpeg 53D9DBD3-0F66-4BD6-8E59-A0A8F5AC5E91.jpeg The front wings had a lot of surface rust on the outside so I didn’t muck around here, sprayed them down with paint stripper then ran over it with a wire buff. The engine...