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Old 07-15-2009, 02:05 PM   #1
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Rat rod planning stage

I am Currently in the Beginning Stages of Planning to Build A Ford Focus Rat Rod. I dont know what frame to use or anything yet just that
I Plan on Using a Stripped ZX3 Shell as the body .The Idea Of My Build Is Along These lines:




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Old 07-15-2009, 02:14 PM   #2
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Um, so you're taking Ed Roth's characterization into a new context with a 4 cyl, or do you mean that you will build a street rod with a Focus body and a big block engine?

Typically, Rat: big block, Mouse: small block.
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Old 07-15-2009, 02:17 PM   #3
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Are you planning on just taking the hood/fenders/bumper off a stock ZX3? Couldn't you just use the unibody frame from the car? That would be fairly easy, and just run a carbed V8.
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Old 07-15-2009, 02:28 PM   #4
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a Little Photoshoping

lowered more
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YES! Maybe a chopped roofline, and a rear facing seat in the hatch area! Suicide doors?
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Oh, and I don't think the front will have to be that long.
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i agree about the front its just the picture i found to use
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Old 07-15-2009, 03:37 PM   #8
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HAHA BOREDOM
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That would be pretty good without those ugly red wheel-like things and Paint-made frame, lol.

This would need ALOT of work. ALOT ALOT ALOT.






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Old 07-15-2009, 04:18 PM   #10
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it would be one of a kind

Maybe a sedan Shell?

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