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02-10-2013 02:45 PM Bonnet and grill
Well thatís what the bonnet and grill surround is going to look like! Next are the wings incorporating the front headlights.


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01-03-2013 04:28 PM Front wheel arch
I made a small jig out of MDF so I could make a pair of wire arches for the front wheels. This would let me see how the arches will look against the bonnet lines. Rolled the 8mm wire to the required diameter which gives a 40mm clearance between the tyre and the top and the arch and the overhang is 16mm.


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11-21-2012 04:35 PM Front wire buck
Well had my first go at the wire buck for the bonnet still need to think about the headlights, wings and grill, but interesting non the less.


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10-11-2012 12:26 PM Radiator mounts
Next job was to mount the radiator which is a Z3 BMW (M spec). I machined a couple of cups to hold the lower rubbers which bolt into the lower plates. The top bracket is 15mm box with two 90 degree flat bars welded to it, these slot into the top rubbers.


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09-20-2012 01:58 PM Part 2
With the rest of the parts made and the channel sectioned the two crash shock holders were welded to the chassis. I then fitted the crash shocks and the impact beam.


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