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PostSubject: Re: 73 squareback   73 squareback - Page 7 EmptySun Nov 15, 2009 9:56 pm

not a lot of room but if u made off set shock towers you could do it with out moding the body
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PostSubject: Re: 73 squareback   73 squareback - Page 7 EmptySun Nov 15, 2009 10:00 pm

What do you reckon could be chopped out??

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PostSubject: Re: 73 squareback   73 squareback - Page 7 EmptyMon Nov 16, 2009 5:20 am

i would be guessing really but i should think that two and a half inch each side ill have a quick measure up when we put it back on tonight
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PostSubject: Re: 73 squareback   73 squareback - Page 7 EmptyTue Nov 17, 2009 9:57 pm

Ooooh, a 5" chop with no body mods!
Ding Dong!!
I thought to get a narrowed Type 1 beam in to a Type 3 you had to go to a King & Link Pin........

Any updates/pics of this yet??

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PostSubject: Re: 73 squareback   73 squareback - Page 7 EmptyTue Nov 17, 2009 10:32 pm

yesterday i got the beam all bolted back in the car.hydraulics are back in and working.just got to sort the tie rods,brakes,tracking and refit petrol tank then it should be ready to roll again.
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PostSubject: Re: 73 squareback   73 squareback - Page 7 EmptyWed Dec 02, 2009 10:35 pm

Have you got this up and running now Damo??

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PostSubject: Re: 73 squareback   73 squareback - Page 7 EmptyWed Dec 02, 2009 10:37 pm

yeh its back on road and driving better than it was with the type 3 beam
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PostSubject: Re: 73 squareback   73 squareback - Page 7 EmptyWed Dec 02, 2009 10:44 pm

Coolio, I want to have a sniff round at some point fella.

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PostSubject: Re: 73 squareback   73 squareback - Page 7 EmptySat Jan 02, 2010 10:17 pm

I've now got all the valves fitted and rewired the hydraulics so I've now got individual switches for each corner and I've also fitted 4 accumulators for a nice smooth ride.
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PostSubject: Re: 73 squareback   73 squareback - Page 7 EmptySat Jan 02, 2010 10:19 pm

It was looking good on New Years Day fella....

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PostSubject: Re: 73 squareback   73 squareback - Page 7 EmptySat Jan 02, 2010 10:20 pm

hopefully getting stock size tyres fitted on the front and drop spindles this week.
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PostSubject: Re: 73 squareback   73 squareback - Page 7 EmptySat Jan 02, 2010 10:20 pm

cheers dude
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PostSubject: Re: 73 squareback   73 squareback - Page 7 EmptySun Jan 03, 2010 10:07 am

Fair shout buddy...
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PostSubject: Re: 73 squareback   73 squareback - Page 7 EmptySun Mar 21, 2010 5:06 pm

Failed MOT yesterday on small hole near the rear body mount.Now welded up ready for the retest this week sometime.
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PostSubject: Re: 73 squareback   73 squareback - Page 7 EmptyMon Mar 22, 2010 11:52 am

Bummer good luck with the retest Damo Very Happy
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PostSubject: Re: 73 squareback   73 squareback - Page 7 EmptyMon Mar 22, 2010 9:04 pm

retest booked for 12;30 tomorrow
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PostSubject: Re: 73 squareback   73 squareback - Page 7 EmptyMon Mar 22, 2010 9:29 pm

Good luck Dude.

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PostSubject: Re: 73 squareback   73 squareback - Page 7 EmptyTue Mar 23, 2010 5:31 pm

How did you get on dude did she pass? Suspect
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PostSubject: Re: 73 squareback   73 squareback - Page 7 EmptyTue Mar 23, 2010 5:43 pm

come on mate, tell us!!!!!
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PostSubject: Re: 73 squareback   73 squareback - Page 7 EmptyTue Mar 23, 2010 7:31 pm

no failed again i missed a bit of the welding
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PostSubject: Re: 73 squareback   73 squareback - Page 7 EmptyTue Mar 23, 2010 8:52 pm

Bugger!

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PostSubject: Re: 73 squareback   73 squareback - Page 7 EmptyWed Mar 24, 2010 8:32 am

DOH! Rolling Eyes
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PostSubject: Re: 73 squareback   73 squareback - Page 7 EmptyFri Mar 26, 2010 7:43 pm

Now MOT'd 73 squareback - Page 7 Icon_biggrin
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PostSubject: Re: 73 squareback   73 squareback - Page 7 EmptyFri Mar 26, 2010 7:56 pm

cool mate
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PostSubject: Re: 73 squareback   73 squareback - Page 7 EmptySat Mar 27, 2010 7:13 pm

congratulations
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