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Old 01-06-2012, 04:41 PM   #61
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I cant wait till that transmission is installed. Going to be awesome.
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Can't wait to see vid of You tearing up some blacktop, Mike!

Oh, and for the record, I'm pretty sure the last car I saw with a turbo this big was a mk4 Supra.

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Old 01-06-2012, 05:11 PM   #63
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^^ You can say that again.

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Old 01-06-2012, 05:12 PM   #64
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loving this build. im curious to see how you behind this thing soon!
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Old 01-06-2012, 07:13 PM   #65
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Good to see the build is going well man. I have a friend who is a paraplegic due to a job site accident. He is a big Honda fan and did a similar tranny and hand control swap on his 92 Civic hatch. His biggest issue was getting in and out of the racing seats. His solution, he adapted and installed a swivel seat mechanism to the seat. I just gave him a call as I thought it may make your life easier. The exact bracket that he used is a Garelick 75090. It allows the seat to swivel, lock in place and slide forward and backward. It's made for a boat. He had to do a some fabrication to make it work, but it works well.
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Old 01-06-2012, 07:26 PM   #66
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amazing build thread.
even more amazing inspiration.
I truly admire what you have done, went through, and what you are doing.
you=the true meaning of fanatic.

i can't wait to see this all the way done.
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Definitely one of the nicest builds I have seen.

Beast of a ride.

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Way to go Mike. I love looking at Focus RS interior bits!
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omg does want this car
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Work in progress. Rudel has many challenges to go along with finishing this project.

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Can't wait to see vid of You tearing up some blacktop, Mike!

Oh, and for the record, I'm pretty sure the last car I saw with a turbo this big was a mk4 Supra.

http://carphotos.cardomain.com/ride_...4418_large.jpg
Man...I have to practice transfering to a car and back from a wheel chair, then the practice of using only one arm/hand to hold the torque steer as I barrel down the 1/4 mile...lol

That snail is a nice GTX-3582R. Same type Jared and Stolle used in their cars.

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more updates please!
How's this: When Jim's workshop floor is 100% cured, the fun will start. Next week I'd say.

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I cant wait till that transmission is installed. Going to be awesome.
Yeah, Im waiting too see how much I can throw at it.

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loving this build. im curious to see how you behind this thing soon!
Me too!
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Old 01-06-2012, 07:29 PM   #67
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Good to see the build is going well man. I have a friend who is a paraplegic due to a job site accident. He is a big Honda fan and did a similar tranny and hand control swap on his 92 Civic hatch. His biggest issue was getting in and out of the racing seats. His solution, he adapted and installed a swivel seat mechanism to the seat. I just gave him a call as I thought it may make your life easier. The exact bracket that he used is a Garelick 75090. It allows the seat to swivel, lock in place and slide forward and backward. It's made for a boat. He had to do a some fabrication to make it work, but it works well.
Wow, that's cool. Transfering will be hard. Thanks for the information. I will definately check it out.
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Old 01-06-2012, 11:22 PM   #68
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That's a fantastic idea for a seat
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Old 01-09-2012, 12:34 PM   #69
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Wow! love seeing all the parts together. Your engine is actually going to look alot like mine! Who built that intercooler for you and what are the specs on it? It looks like something that would work great at the track
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Old 01-10-2012, 12:05 AM   #70
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so many gorgeous parts! put it together already
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