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Friday, September 11, 2015

Some Underneath Shots While On The Hoist

Classic Revival's' chassis has close similarities to the original Cobras'.

Seldom seen, the VE commodore lower control arms, diff and the drop tank.

Under the hood.

LH Rear

Caliper CP5147 RH Rear

Handbrake cable end in VE Commodore rear knuckle.

Valves are 45deg bend to clear the calipers.

Thursday, September 3, 2015

Tyres Fitted and Balanced

Finally at the Go-Kart stage.
Got the tyres fitted, balanced and dropped the chassis for the first time in 4 and a half years.

Tyres are Kumho Ecsta XS KU36

245/45ZR17 on the front.

285/40ZR17 on the rear

A quick string line alignment for front and rear toe in, and camber adjustment with a cheapy camber bubble gauge.