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Old 02-16-2009, 06:40 PM   #81
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i bought a few things for the project. im not sure yet if i will include the price of these on the build or not since most people willing to undertake this kind of project will already have these. i have never owned these, i just use them at work and at my dads shop. i was very glad to have a reason to get these for my self.

list includes. mig welder, bench grinder, cut off saw, air compressor, and a lot of air tools.
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Old 02-17-2009, 12:33 AM   #82
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i like trans am's they made that body stylish and cool. the same year camaro jsut created a big retarded catfish lookalike.
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Old 02-17-2009, 04:49 AM   #83
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Nice Tim, air tools freakin' ROCK.

I just hate the noise of the compressor when working late at night.
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Old 02-17-2009, 10:10 PM   #84
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hahha this is going to be sweet. Later im going to be doing an LS1 swap in my FD3S.... for F/I i wanted to do a 100shot... nothing to big. Maybe upgraded head's intake cam's.

anyways! this is about 100x easier than what you will be attempting.. GOOD LUCK TO YOU!
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i cut the spare tire well out so i can fit my rearend under there

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nice.

its funny, this makes my fuel pump access hole look like no big deal at all



how are you planning to seal that back off?
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Hey Tim you should buy a plasma cutter it works wonders . i love mine hehe
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are you makeing you owne motor mounts?
did you ever think of doing a skyline swap...

if i could sell my turbod motor,kit and fully built atx i would do a v6 or v8 swap too.

good luck with the swap..
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how are you planning to seal that back off?
i will be welding a flat sheet of metal in its place.

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Hey Tim you should buy a plasma cutter it works wonders . i love mine hehe
it would be cool, but they cost to much and would put a big hurt on the project. the air sawza cuts the sheet metal like butter.

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are you makeing you owne motor mounts?
did you ever think of doing a skyline swap...
i am doing sold mount motor with plates on the front and rear as well. yes i am making everything.

no i see no reason to spend that kind of money on a motor that will not make any more power or be any faster than mine.
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Tim i picked up my hypertherm for 6 and some change at the sema show you should be able to find then pretty cheap and it cuts 1/2 steel
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