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lunatic_magnet 11-17-2009 07:46 PM

'69 build
latest pic from my '69 build...

lunatic_magnet 11-17-2009 07:49 PM

what it looks like with the body on it...

Navy01z 11-17-2009 08:36 PM

Lookin good man.

ls6monte 11-17-2009 11:55 PM

That looks like a fun project!

ILuvPizzaTimes10 11-18-2009 12:37 AM

Hell yeah it does!!! looks good!!! now wen your done you can do mine too???

black heartbeat 11-18-2009 01:12 AM

Nice job man!

Greenbird94ta 11-18-2009 02:11 AM

that's cool!

irockidz28 11-18-2009 02:14 AM

thats sweet keep us updated

lunatic_magnet 02-18-2016 02:01 PM

been a long time since i updated this thread. life got in the way.

where i left off was here:

what we had was a 1st gen front subframe, with a tube chassis on back. body sits over the top. quickchange rear end with coil overs out back.

emphasis on Had.

the car was sitting untouched for more than 5 years. i decided with a few more years of experience under my belt that I could do a better job building the car i really wanted, and make it something that would handle better. the chassis i first built was "ok" and would work. but it wasn't that nice, and was obviously put together as a compromise and without a plan from the beginning. time for a new plan.

i started working on it in november. bought a clapped out 84 corvette for parts and started in a new direction. this is what we have now.
a full tube chassis with corvette front and rear IRS suspension. setting up for coil overs on all 4 corners.

i'm almost done with the coil over mounts, then i can get to setting an engine in it.

Grovlet 02-18-2016 11:27 PM

Well - That's a change - but sounds like good progress!!!:wolf:

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