Currently building my cage

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Re: Currently building my cage

Postby M20_fever » Tue Dec 25, 2012 3:33 am

you really used an iPhone app for your angle finder?? Did you check it against a real angle finder at all?
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Re: Currently building my cage

Postby Nsquared97 » Tue Dec 25, 2012 3:43 am

Haha that's what we used to determine camber on the FSAE car we built. Works pretty damn well actually. And I do not miss notching tubes one bit!!!
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Re: Currently building my cage

Postby Ryki » Tue Dec 25, 2012 3:32 pm

This post reminds me of my childhood, tubes everywhere man! I forget how much it takes to make spec on things!!! (Dad used to race back in the day)
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Re: Currently building my cage

Postby Lee » Wed Dec 26, 2012 4:15 pm

Can't wait to weld the "tacos" on the door bars, clean-up the welds and instal the A pillar transverse bar.
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Re: Currently building my cage

Postby Lee » Tue Jan 08, 2013 7:29 pm

Teaser shot before folding.

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Re: Currently building my cage

Postby Nsquared97 » Wed Jan 09, 2013 5:12 am

Ooooo!
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Re: Currently building my cage

Postby Yoshi » Wed Jan 09, 2013 12:09 pm

not bad not bad. I don't recall there being 3 tabs on the E30 cluster
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Re: Currently building my cage

Postby Lee » Wed Jan 09, 2013 9:48 pm

The original cluster does have 2 tabs. This is NOT a cluster. ;-)
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Re: Currently building my cage

Postby M20_fever » Wed Jan 09, 2013 10:49 pm

Then what is it?
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Re: Currently building my cage

Postby Lee » Wed Jan 09, 2013 11:07 pm

DTM instrument panel

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Re: Currently building my cage

Postby Lee » Sat Jan 12, 2013 12:09 am

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Re: Currently building my cage

Postby 87e30 » Sat Jan 12, 2013 12:57 am

Lee wrote:Teaser shot before folding.

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How much will ya sell me one of those for? :-D
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Re: Currently building my cage

Postby Lee » Sat Jan 12, 2013 1:34 am

Not for sale yet. It'll be another two weeks before I have them ready. I'll make a small batch of 30 units. Anodized RED.
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Re: Currently building my cage

Postby Yoshi » Sat Jan 12, 2013 1:27 pm

why offset back?
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Re: Currently building my cage

Postby Lee » Sat Jan 12, 2013 2:19 pm

Yoshi wrote:why offset back?


The surround is all curved. The instrument panel is 100% flat.
Lay the surround on a table, and you'll see why ;-)
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