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by Mopar 440
Wed 30 May 2012, 18:29
Forum: Chrysler/Valiant/Dodge/Plymouth
Topic: Dodge Challenger Drag-car build.
Replies: 266
Views: 30712

Re: Dodge Challenger Drag-car build.

383CUDA wrote:Scary and most probably hairy!!!
Cool please pm my your number so we can make a plan for the weekend.

Cheers
Etienne
pm sent

Thanks
by Mopar 440
Wed 30 May 2012, 18:27
Forum: Chrysler/Valiant/Dodge/Plymouth
Topic: Dodge Challenger Drag-car build.
Replies: 266
Views: 30712

Re: Dodge Challenger Drag-car build.

Coming together nicely, you've got balls mate ! 8O I would never attempt a build with this much work. :oops: Thanks 73Ranchero, A project like this you can't do alone. There was a group of guys that helped,gave encouragement,or just offered ideas and support. We mostly worked after-hours and Saturd...
by Mopar 440
Tue 29 May 2012, 12:05
Forum: Chrysler/Valiant/Dodge/Plymouth
Topic: Dodge Challenger Drag-car build.
Replies: 266
Views: 30712

Re: Dodge Challenger Drag-car build.

Test fitted the radiator. The radiator comes from a BMW and fitted like a glove. http://i1110.photobucket.com/albums/h454/Challenger510/071020081025.jpg Mocked up the motor with transmission for trail fit. http://i1110.photobucket.com/albums/h454/Challenger510/071120081070.jpg Fitted motor. Can't be...
by Mopar 440
Tue 29 May 2012, 11:51
Forum: Chrysler/Valiant/Dodge/Plymouth
Topic: Dodge Challenger Drag-car build.
Replies: 266
Views: 30712

Re: Dodge Challenger Drag-car build.

hugely impressive dude, i would love to do a proper story on your car. i know speed and sound did something, but in my opinion not nearly good enough. Thank you 383CUDA. We are going to Tarlton on Sunday the 3rd June to the do some test and tuning (and practice for me), so if possible come and say ...
by Mopar 440
Mon 28 May 2012, 10:32
Forum: Chrysler/Valiant/Dodge/Plymouth
Topic: Dodge Challenger Drag-car build.
Replies: 266
Views: 30712

Re: Dodge Challenger Drag-car build.

Hung our welded together door for final check for fitment. http://i1110.photobucket.com/albums/h454/Challenger510/041020081018.jpg http://i1110.photobucket.com/albums/h454/Challenger510/041020081019.jpg At this stage we decided to finally weld the chassis beams. We could not wait any longer for the ...
by Mopar 440
Fri 25 May 2012, 12:59
Forum: Chrysler/Valiant/Dodge/Plymouth
Topic: Dodge Challenger Drag-car build.
Replies: 266
Views: 30712

Re: Dodge Challenger Drag-car build.

This is some of the pics we done on the right side door. We basically made one door from three doors by cutting and using the best part of each door. http://i1110.photobucket.com/albums/h454/Challenger510/02082008887.jpg As you can see, we cut out the rust and accident damage. http://i1110.photobuck...
by Mopar 440
Fri 25 May 2012, 12:49
Forum: Chrysler/Valiant/Dodge/Plymouth
Topic: Dodge Challenger Drag-car build.
Replies: 266
Views: 30712

Re: Dodge Challenger Drag-car build.

Very good work, very neat. Well done. :D You mentioned the chassis was bent but the mock up looks very straight, have you had that sorted out already? Cheers Yes, the chassis has already been straightened. The only thing we still need to do is mock-up the suspension and fit the torsion bars to see ...
by Mopar 440
Fri 25 May 2012, 12:40
Forum: General/Lounge
Topic: CLASSIC CARS TRAILER SPECS.
Replies: 24
Views: 953

Re: CLASSIC CARS TRAILER SPECS.

Maybe something like this will also work. :o :lol:

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by Mopar 440
Thu 24 May 2012, 13:09
Forum: General/Lounge
Topic: How's that
Replies: 7
Views: 401

Re: How's that

by Mopar 440
Thu 24 May 2012, 09:25
Forum: General/Lounge
Topic: CLASSIC CARS TRAILER SPECS.
Replies: 24
Views: 953

Re: CLASSIC CARS TRAILER SPECS.

Having to trailer my car to the race track and back, consider the following Double axel: American cars are heavy and it makes changing a tyre a breeze. Brakes on all wheels: When you need to stop, you want to STOP. Solid deck (mine is 5m X 2m):You can load any additional stuff on the trailer without...