side vents

big weekend

I had a nice weekend of nothing else to do to speak of, so I spent some time on R2 when I went to put the back door on I noticed that my fittings were starting to rust. Funny that the bar itself never rusted – it must have had a coating on it. anyway … Continue reading »

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fixed wobbly feet and disassembled

rying to fix my wobbly legs I took the feet off and plugged the old holes – thanks to victor for that trick, glue in wood dowel by kimncris, on Flickr cut off the excess dowel cut off excess by kimncris, on Flickr marked the holes lower lower holes by kimncris, on Flickr I also … Continue reading »

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frame glued up and modifications added

I spent some more time today working on the frame optima battery by kimncris, on Flickr for one thing I think this is the battery I want to get – but I wanted to make sure it will fit in my frame before I got it. So now that I have the frame – I … Continue reading »

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a pair of side vents

Lessons learned from vent 1 allowed me to knock out the second one today in about 3 hours 2 vents by kimncris, on Flickr I managed to get one tiny spot where I dug too deep with the end mill but luckily you can’t tell from the front Now I just need to clean off … Continue reading »

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side vents started

picking up after a crap day of LDP building I started back in on my side vents which was the reason I bought that big plate in the first place. I scribed the lines on the panel I pained blue yesterday scribing the vents by kimncris, on Flickr all marked up by kimncris, on Flickr … Continue reading »

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