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by autofetish
Wed Jan 20, 21 8:11 pm
Forum: The Workshop
Topic: Will´s 1968 Dodge Truck
Replies: 75
Views: 2001

Re: Will´s 1968 Dodge Truck

Welded and welded and welded and welded

:roll:

All welding on Cab is now finished :thumbright:
by autofetish
Wed Jan 20, 21 8:05 pm
Forum: The Workshop
Topic: My Cuda
Replies: 65
Views: 1827

Re: My Cuda

:twisted: MONSTER :twisted:
by autofetish
Tue Jan 19, 21 8:47 pm
Forum: Engine, Carburation & Electrics
Topic: 1968 Dodge alternator
Replies: 3
Views: 64

1968 Dodge alternator

It might be a 1968 Dodge w200 pickup but the original engine and gearbox has long gone. :geek: The engine has been replaced with a 1996 issh Daf lorry Cummins 6BT (5900cc) turbo-diesel. :working: The same engine is found in loads of generator/boats / Dodge ram / Daf lorries etc etc etc In the DAF th...
by autofetish
Tue Jan 19, 21 10:07 am
Forum: The Workshop
Topic: My Cuda
Replies: 65
Views: 1827

Re: My Cuda

Wow wow wow Keep the updates coming fella ! :read2: :read2: :read2: :read2: :read2: :read2: :read2: :read2: :thumbright: :thumbright: :thumbright: :thumbright: :thumbright: :thumbright: :thumbright: :geek: :geek: :geek: :geek: :geek: :geek: :geek: :geek: :geek: :geek: :geek: :geek: :geek:
by autofetish
Tue Jan 19, 21 9:50 am
Forum: Restoration & Miscellaneous
Topic: Steering help how does this go back together
Replies: 10
Views: 131

Re: Steering help how does this go back together

Derek wrote:
Mon Jan 18, 21 1:00 pm
Will, have you asked on any of the Chevy truck groups on Facebook. :drwho:

Chevy`s can Bananarama! off
Facebook can Bananarama! off

This is all mother Mopar baby
by autofetish
Sun Jan 17, 21 4:55 pm
Forum: Transmission, Axle & Brakes
Topic: Could any of you machine this?
Replies: 6
Views: 285

Re: Could any of you machine this?

Sorry I’ve just seen this.

Give me a ring if you’re still stuck
by autofetish
Sun Jan 17, 21 9:06 am
Forum: Restoration & Miscellaneous
Topic: Steering help how does this go back together
Replies: 10
Views: 131

Steering help how does this go back together

1968 W200 pickup

(Think it’s the same as a D200)

Can anyone explain how this goes back together please

:tumbleweed: :tumbleweed: :runaway!: :tumbleweed:
by autofetish
Wed Jan 13, 21 9:57 pm
Forum: The Workshop
Topic: Fifty shades of Jade
Replies: 582
Views: 22221

Re: Fifty shades of Jade

morgan wrote:
Wed Jan 13, 21 4:29 pm
Just WOW.

So what conclusions thus far ? Is anything that flutters a problem ?




Pretty much :thumbright:

It's a good start and only early days, learning sooooo much every day





:thumbright:
by autofetish
Wed Jan 13, 21 3:01 pm
Forum: The Workshop
Topic: Fifty shades of Jade
Replies: 582
Views: 22221

Re: Fifty shades of Jade

:read2:



Image
by autofetish
Wed Jan 13, 21 2:30 pm
Forum: The Workshop
Topic: Fifty shades of Jade
Replies: 582
Views: 22221

Re: Fifty shades of Jade

Testing cameras and UV lights! https://media4.giphy.com/media/CvoKzkO2f25cIZu4Oe/giphy.gif?cid=4d1e4f29f64fcc205edb70d5c8f61634851fc97bd8dbb32e&rid=giphy.gif https://media1.giphy.com/media/Jb0Mb5QI6d8fE6Y8Q2/giphy.gif?cid=4d1e4f29f64fcc205edb70d5c8f61634851fc97bd8dbb32e&rid=giphy.gif :thumbright: ht...
by autofetish
Wed Jan 13, 21 2:29 pm
Forum: The Workshop
Topic: Fifty shades of Jade
Replies: 582
Views: 22221

Re: Fifty shades of Jade

We then placed this model in front of a giant fan and left the room.

Cameras rolling we switched on the 100mph wind !


We are still looking at the data but it gives a very good visual aid to areas that need our focus




:thumbright:
by autofetish
Wed Jan 13, 21 2:18 pm
Forum: The Workshop
Topic: Fifty shades of Jade
Replies: 582
Views: 22221

Re: Fifty shades of Jade

Next up we took our scale model and covered this in fluorescence tuffs for wind tunnel testing.

We built a special base plate that allows us to rotate the model to simulate cross wind affects.
by autofetish
Wed Jan 13, 21 2:13 pm
Forum: The Workshop
Topic: Fifty shades of Jade
Replies: 582
Views: 22221

Re: Fifty shades of Jade

Wow Guys I didn't know we had so many solid works CAD skills in the building! :read2: If anyone is free to and willing to donate some time we are really lacking in the :help: CAD :help: department ! :thumbright: Regarding access to equipment, I'm very very lucky to have some great people on board su...
by autofetish
Sat Jan 09, 21 11:32 pm
Forum: The Workshop
Topic: Fifty shades of Jade
Replies: 582
Views: 22221

Re: Fifty shades of Jade

Now that we have a very very very accurate drawing of the engine we made rear engine plates to hold the engine in the frame.

These can be unbolted and removed to allow removal of the engine


Due to the first bad cad file one of the plate we had to make again :roll: #-o