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hurtz
19-12-19, 05:43 PM
thought I`d build something a little different from my last build .a pro street Lotus Elan .stared of with the center section of the Elan floor pan .some 2mm plastic rod was bent into shape making the start of the chassis / cage
http://www.torquedup.co.uk/forum/imagehosting/usr_images/9/6/96_5dfbb6b830053.jpg

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http://www.torquedup.co.uk/forum/imagehosting/usr_images/9/6/96_5dfbb6b86319f.jpg

hurtz
19-12-19, 05:46 PM
a bit more bending of the plastic rod and the body was mocked over with and without the hard top
http://www.torquedup.co.uk/forum/imagehosting/usr_images/9/6/96_5dfbb7571931b.jpg

http://www.torquedup.co.uk/forum/imagehosting/usr_images/9/6/96_5dfbb7577aee6.jpg

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http://www.torquedup.co.uk/forum/imagehosting/usr_images/9/6/96_5dfbb7582bfa2.jpg

hurtz
19-12-19, 05:47 PM
a bit more pieces added to the cage
http://www.torquedup.co.uk/forum/imagehosting/usr_images/9/6/96_5dfbb7c21bc7e.jpg

http://www.torquedup.co.uk/forum/imagehosting/usr_images/9/6/96_5dfbb7c20372d.jpg

http://www.torquedup.co.uk/forum/imagehosting/usr_images/9/6/96_5dfbb7c1908eb.jpg

hurtz
19-12-19, 05:54 PM
cage is now painted and the big turbo rotary 20b engine ,box , intercooler, rad pro stock rear end and front suspension fitted .the bonnet was modified for the turbo and exhaust .the body is now in primer and mocked over the chassis to see the ride height
http://www.torquedup.co.uk/forum/imagehosting/usr_images/9/6/96_5dfbb95adb68e.jpg

http://www.torquedup.co.uk/forum/imagehosting/usr_images/9/6/96_5dfbb95bdb4d4.jpg

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http://www.torquedup.co.uk/forum/imagehosting/usr_images/9/6/96_5dfbb95ba7fac.jpg
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malamute john
24-12-19, 03:17 PM
Well, OFFICIALLY, being a bit of a Lotus-ophile, I should say 'tut tut' to cutting up an early Elan...but unofficially, it does look pretty neat...:tup:

I tell ya - you talented people...:D

hurtz
24-12-19, 03:24 PM
thank you John
I just got to add the parachute and the car will be finished .here`s how it looks at the moment
http://www.torquedup.co.uk/forum/imagehosting/usr_images/9/6/96_5e022d93177bf.jpg

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hurtz
24-12-19, 03:25 PM
http://www.torquedup.co.uk/forum/imagehosting/usr_images/9/6/96_5e022dc94899e.jpg

http://www.torquedup.co.uk/forum/imagehosting/usr_images/9/6/96_5e022dc9c0d76.jpg

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http://www.torquedup.co.uk/forum/imagehosting/usr_images/9/6/96_5e022dca1f4d1.jpg

fabphil
24-12-19, 03:38 PM
Nice job :tup:

hurtz
24-12-19, 03:40 PM
thank you Phil