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Forum: Automotive Projects 04-14-2022, 12:28 PM
Replies: 98
Views: 14,301
Posted By drivejunk
That does look like a fun task but I understand...

That does look like a fun task but I understand about multiple supervisors. They would not come to you if they were not confident in your abilities. Remember that. Remember also that measuring is a...
Forum: Basic questions and answers 04-03-2022, 07:38 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 512
Posted By drivejunk
Brings to mind an "anvil shoot".:D

Brings to mind an "anvil shoot".:D
Forum: Automotive Projects 02-15-2022, 09:12 PM
Replies: 655
Views: 256,815
Posted By drivejunk
Didn't jumper cables go out of style alongside...

Didn't jumper cables go out of style alongside user-operated headlight switches and sealed beams? :D

Real nice work on all the door detail stuff. It is amazing how much door work rods require just...
Forum: Automotive Projects 02-15-2022, 09:01 PM
Replies: 1,922
Views: 819,160
Posted By drivejunk
Very nice color choice, it will really showcase...

Very nice color choice, it will really showcase the work. The whole thing will make a stunning package and I hope that you duly enjoy your tailored ergonomics so much that you eventually wear out...
Forum: Automotive Projects 02-01-2022, 08:37 AM
Replies: 655
Views: 256,815
Posted By drivejunk
Congrats! Seeing a tremendous amount of hard work...

Congrats! Seeing a tremendous amount of hard work from you recently. Like always.
Forum: Automotive Projects 01-04-2022, 01:34 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 23,110
Posted By drivejunk
Cool to see playing on the light box. Once theres...

Cool to see playing on the light box. Once theres a line drawing you're in business. I see what you mean about maybe making things look righter by experimenting with how much tire shows.:)

Smooth...
Forum: General Discussion 12-31-2021, 01:31 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 355
Posted By drivejunk
Happy new year.

Happy new year.
Forum: Automotive Projects 12-31-2021, 12:34 AM
Replies: 1,922
Views: 819,160
Posted By drivejunk
Looks good with the glass in. :cool:

Looks good with the glass in. :cool:
Forum: Automotive Projects 12-23-2021, 11:20 PM
Replies: 245
Views: 52,520
Posted By drivejunk
You just added four or five hundred horsepower....

You just added four or five hundred horsepower. :cool: Nice!
Forum: Automotive Projects 12-19-2021, 04:29 PM
Replies: 98
Views: 14,707
Posted By drivejunk
I do enjoy how you seek clarity across language...

I do enjoy how you seek clarity across language barriers. This (pic below) is how I might begin to make the panel at my level of experience and tooling. I have to support an earlier statement made...
Forum: Automotive Projects 12-19-2021, 01:20 PM
Replies: 98
Views: 14,707
Posted By drivejunk
What I call posterboard is just thick paper. Not...

What I call posterboard is just thick paper. Not unlike what business cards are printed on. It can partially hold a fold done using a brake or crease from a fingernail, for example.

What I call...
Forum: Automotive Projects 12-19-2021, 11:48 AM
Replies: 1,901
Views: 766,127
Posted By drivejunk
Immaculate build! :cool: Thats a slick...

Immaculate build! :cool:

Thats a slick rocker molding. It will outlast the chrome vinyl door edge by 100X.
Forum: Automotive Projects 12-19-2021, 11:40 AM
Replies: 98
Views: 14,707
Posted By drivejunk
I watched the video linked above but am not...

I watched the video linked above but am not familiar with 100% of the terminology. Now I know what a sweep is but use cardboard instead. I know next to nothing. But in my limited experience I have...
Forum: Automotive Projects 12-13-2021, 08:20 AM
Replies: 245
Views: 52,520
Posted By drivejunk
Nice!:cool: Minimal modification sounds good.

Nice!:cool: Minimal modification sounds good.
Forum: Automotive Projects 12-05-2021, 03:03 PM
Replies: 655
Views: 256,815
Posted By drivejunk
I resemble that remark.;) But thats the...

I resemble that remark.;)

But thats the beauty of doing your car at your house and pace... Having control of both the "cool" AND "done" adjustment knobs. Then the pedals after those are both...
Forum: Basic questions and answers 12-03-2021, 03:20 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 727
Posted By drivejunk
I also marvel at what the wheel can do, being a...

I also marvel at what the wheel can do, being a beginner myself. I have done more hands on than study so bear that in mind and stand by for corrections if I am wrong but I find that: Keeping the...
Forum: Automotive Projects 12-02-2021, 08:25 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 23,110
Posted By drivejunk
Sounds as though things are as they should be all...

Sounds as though things are as they should be all around. Leastwise, except for me scarfing up a fun part on your toy. :D That was a fun exercise.

The sketch is just traced from the edited pic, to...
Forum: Automotive Projects 12-01-2021, 10:04 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 23,110
Posted By drivejunk
Fixed the sketch, did a pic for better clarity....

Fixed the sketch, did a pic for better clarity. Done now. :)

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Forum: Automotive Projects 12-01-2021, 12:04 AM
Replies: 90
Views: 23,110
Posted By drivejunk
Funny you mention a 65 series, I had always...

Funny you mention a 65 series, I had always wished for "half sizes" but only found 50, 60, 70 in 15" stuff. But then I went a long time without buying any and saw some 55 tires on a car in the shop....
Forum: Automotive Projects 11-30-2021, 11:55 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 23,110
Posted By drivejunk
:lol::dunce: After reviewing, I see my...

:lol::dunce:

After reviewing, I see my tracing wasn't very accurate. That roof! Lack of rocker, etc. But the fender shape is all I was paying attention to. Traced from tablet for a quickie rather...
Forum: Automotive Projects 11-30-2021, 10:47 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 23,110
Posted By drivejunk
Those are 15" 60s, OK. That helps me grasp the...

Those are 15" 60s, OK. That helps me grasp the scale of the car. I must say I'm a 4 to 2 door conversion disliker ordinarily but once I traced your pic I saw what you see. Not too shabby,...
Forum: Automotive Projects 11-30-2021, 01:30 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 23,110
Posted By drivejunk
From here it looks like for bigger tires the body...

From here it looks like for bigger tires the body may need to shift forward. On the fender lips a guy could sort of split the different angles of the current rear halves and use the angle of the back...
Forum: Automotive Projects 11-23-2021, 12:45 AM
Replies: 245
Views: 52,520
Posted By drivejunk
:lol: Yep, nope... I thought I just wasn't...

:lol:

Yep, nope... I thought I just wasn't picking up what you guys were laying down. It happens often enough. Like now again, because I did this. In theory this keeps the part you just made as-is...
Forum: Automotive Projects 11-22-2021, 07:32 PM
Replies: 655
Views: 256,815
Posted By drivejunk
That turned out slicker'n owl snot on a greased...

That turned out slicker'n owl snot on a greased glass doorknob! :eek::cool:

Nice work, Pugsy. Nice to see.

Bring a picture taking device with you when you shove.;)
Forum: Automotive Projects 11-22-2021, 07:26 PM
Replies: 245
Views: 52,520
Posted By drivejunk
You guys said it and man... I am a poor listener....

You guys said it and man... I am a poor listener. Not very observant. Slow, usually, to get on the same page. Work takes a lot of effort for me to pay sufficient attention and this is lesiure. And...
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