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Fox Mustang banger/derby car..
Posted by mini man on Thursday, June 07, 2018 2:22 PM

 

She has a roll bar so that's handy!

 

 

Nigel.

 

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  • From: Brighton England
Posted by Spencer Mopar Fan on Thursday, June 07, 2018 3:28 PM

Joe ( Mustang1989 ) Breathe , slow your heart beat & breathe .... Laugh

I love it Nigel .

You have some great drag parts to put in something now as well .

How about a Citroen 2CV ??

Or one of those British Gas(ser) Transit models .....

OOH now I want to do one Dinner

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Posted by mini man on Thursday, June 07, 2018 5:37 PM

Laugh

 

Nigel.

 

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Posted by mini man on Thursday, June 07, 2018 6:37 PM

 

Nigel.

 

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Posted by mini man on Friday, June 08, 2018 10:51 AM

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BlMBjabWh5Y

 

 

I have just found the easiest kit EVER to do a rhd conversion to,it was a doddle!

 

It's going together nicely.

 

Being a 'contact' car I am sticking with the steelies...

 

The engine is nice and injected!

 

Nigel.

 

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Posted by mini man on Friday, June 08, 2018 12:02 PM

Got the  roll bar in,it is a tension so fit the rear bars last - ask me how I know....

 

Suspenders,drums and discs on.

 

 

Nigel.

 

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Posted by mini man on Friday, June 08, 2018 1:11 PM
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MPaeyMfmipw

 

Nigel.

 

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Posted by mini man on Friday, June 08, 2018 1:12 PM

 

Nigel.

 

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Posted by mini man on Friday, June 08, 2018 3:08 PM

Opened the arches a bit for clearance.

 

Also I rotated the manifolds upright.....

 

Nigel.

 

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Posted by mini man on Friday, June 08, 2018 6:38 PM

A better box art pic!

 

btw Spencer,the  idea of  gasser transit is growing on me!Laugh

Where is the f u dont put more  ideas in me 'ead emo....Huh?

 

Nigel.

 

  • Member since
    August, 2016
Posted by mini man on Saturday, June 09, 2018 11:22 AM

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GMKGhf-lqM8

 

 

 

 

The reason for inverting the headers? through the hood/bonnet pipes.

 

Red,white and blue - YES...

 

Like so.

 

Nice  kit supplied bucket.

 

Steering rack and shocks.

 

Hacked off the rear speakers.

 

Mock up with rear spoiler.

 

Nigel.

 

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    August, 2016
Posted by mini man on Saturday, June 09, 2018 11:53 AM

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jJ_eZdr5B-w

 

Decided to  open the side windows,not accurate as you  can see by this OE panel.

 

But 10 minutes with a plasma cutter as  its  a banger..

 

Nigel.

 

  • Member since
    August, 2016
Posted by mini man on Sunday, June 10, 2018 11:38 AM

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DiTNCqbrIoY

 

 

 

Got the engine sprayed and given a black wash.

 

Interior done.

 

With battery..

 

 

Nigel.

 

  • Member since
    August, 2016
Posted by mini man on Sunday, June 10, 2018 12:26 PM

Got the instruments in,ear lever painted etc.

 

#86 on the doors.

 

#50 on the front,this can either be the drivers age or the engine size......

 

The pipes have been blacked (inside only)

 

Nigel.

 

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  • From: Brighton England
Posted by Spencer Mopar Fan on Sunday, June 10, 2018 5:57 PM

Thumbs UpGeekedYes

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Posted by mini man on Sunday, June 10, 2018 7:25 PM

Spencer Mopar Fan

Thumbs UpGeekedYes

 

Sez Kevin Turvey! Laugh

 

Nigel.

 

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Posted by mini man on Monday, June 11, 2018 9:31 AM

 

Nigel.

 

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Posted by mini man on Monday, June 11, 2018 12:31 PM

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-SN36QbcNvU

 

 

 

Finished the egine bay and did some weathering  - dusty day!

 

 

 

 

 

 

Nigel.

 

  • Member since
    August, 2016
Posted by mini man on Monday, June 11, 2018 3:02 PM

A second dusting of blue,the first one was white.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Nigel.

 

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Posted by mini man on Monday, June 11, 2018 6:11 PM

Got the bonnet/hood dusted up..

 

Nigel.

 

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Posted by mini man on Tuesday, June 12, 2018 11:36 AM

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iwc9seDHUe0

 

 

 

Complete.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Nigel.

 

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Posted by mini man on Wednesday, June 13, 2018 10:24 AM

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Nigel.

 

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  • From: Australia
Posted by scalepeter on Sunday, July 22, 2018 6:34 AM

Nice build.  That was an easy change over to right hand drive.   

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