Archive for June, 2012

More on the frame.

June 17th, 2012

This weekend I did more on the frame. I tidied up a few things that were bothering me, places were the tubes weren’t meeting nicely enough. You want the tubes filed to fit together well so the brazed joints are strong. I also added in the bars along the side. From these there will be […]

Making the frame nice.

June 10th, 2012

This weekend I got up early on Saturday and went to get yet more steel. Luckily I dodged the showers in the MG with the top down. Then I pretty much spent the two days of the weekend making the frame nice. I replaced all the temporary steel with nice pieces and removed all the […]

Making the frame.

June 4th, 2012

With the body how I wanted it I got Joss in for a look. With it all looking fine I can now move on to building the frame properly. First I had to remove all the cardboard and tape again. I was left with a very raggedy looking frame. Lots of temporary supports welded all […]

Finishing the cockpit surround.

June 3rd, 2012

This weekend is a long one so I have a lots of time for car things.  I spent most of yesterday finishing the cockpit surround then most of today tweaking it. I made up the right hand side the same way I did the left.I finally got rid of the bar down the middle of […]