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Forum: Automotive Projects 12-02-2019, 09:43 AM
Replies: 445
Views: 163,929
Posted By Mike Motage
Congratulations and glad to see your progress!

Congratulations and glad to see your progress!
Forum: General Discussion 12-01-2019, 04:03 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 523
Posted By Mike Motage
I used this company's product and help making the...

I used this company's product and help making the rear lenses for my Jaguar project. They were very nice to deal with. I visited them in Kalamazoo while on vacation. Showed them what I needed to make...
Forum: Automotive Projects 10-31-2019, 09:40 AM
Replies: 1,101
Views: 467,358
Posted By Mike Motage
Thanks for showing this Marcus. I'm going to try...

Thanks for showing this Marcus. I'm going to try this time I use a rivnut. Nice looking chassis!!
Forum: Automotive Projects 10-31-2019, 09:33 AM
Replies: 1,443
Views: 439,112
Posted By Mike Motage
I check your project on a regular basis and Im...

I check your project on a regular basis and Im continuously amazing at your creativity and skills. This car of yours is stunning and the speed at which you building is impressive. I wish I had your...
Forum: Automotive Projects 10-31-2019, 09:28 AM
Replies: 369
Views: 171,038
Posted By Mike Motage
Jack, I agree completely. I've got a couple of...

Jack, I agree completely. I've got a couple of friends who share the same mindset. That is the shape of this car is the main feature. I intend it to be a "Pro street" (I hate that name) Road racer....
Forum: Automotive Projects 10-30-2019, 08:54 AM
Replies: 369
Views: 171,038
Posted By Mike Motage
I've been working on door latch and handle...

I've been working on door latch and handle mounting. I want to be sure that doors open and close smoothly, without issue before the door skin is installed. Trying to get a nice fit for the handle was...
Forum: Automotive Projects 10-06-2019, 07:50 PM
Replies: 369
Views: 171,038
Posted By Mike Motage
Good eye Rick! The openings are similar to the...

Good eye Rick! The openings are similar to the Aston Martin Vulcan. The shape is tweeked a bit to better match the shape of my scoops. I may try to darken the screen, but that will be finalized...
Forum: Automotive Projects 10-05-2019, 10:33 PM
Replies: 369
Views: 171,038
Posted By Mike Motage
Clint, I think I'll try 3 bars with no mesh. The...

Clint, I think I'll try 3 bars with no mesh. The screen mesh is consistent, but agree there's some illusion going on. I'll try several different treatments.
Forum: Automotive Projects 10-05-2019, 09:54 AM
Replies: 369
Views: 171,038
Posted By Mike Motage
I've been thinking about different trimming of...

I've been thinking about different trimming of the hot air extractors. Maybe slots instead of mesh screen or just this single trim bar.
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Forum: Automotive Projects 10-05-2019, 09:43 AM
Replies: 1,443
Views: 439,112
Posted By Mike Motage
Those are looking really nice!

Those are looking really nice!
Forum: Events 09-25-2019, 11:00 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 905
Posted By Mike Motage
I have approximately 400lbs of automotive type...

I have approximately 400lbs of automotive type modeling clay, none is sulfur free. Sorry Clint! This clay costs roughly $6-$7 when purchased in quantities more than 50lbs. I'm selling it for $2lb. I...
Forum: Events 09-24-2019, 01:39 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 905
Posted By Mike Motage
I have several manufacturers clay. It's all for...

I have several manufacturers clay. It's all for automotive type modeling. Every manufacturers are extruded cylinders. 3x8"=3lbs., 2.5"x11.5" =2lbs.
2lbs would make a very large ashtray 12" diameter....
Forum: Automotive Projects 09-12-2019, 07:42 PM
Replies: 369
Views: 171,038
Posted By Mike Motage
The bonnet planishing is nearly done. Time to...

The bonnet planishing is nearly done. Time to check the alignment to the other body panels.

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Forum: Events 09-10-2019, 09:01 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 905
Posted By Mike Motage
Modeling clay at Oblong

I will be attending Metal met again this year and will bring automotive modeling clay with me. Please let me know if you would like to purchase some, $2 per pound. The clay is made in cylinders. It...
Forum: Announcements 09-03-2019, 07:50 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 4,248
Posted By Mike Motage
I'm really sorry to hear this. I'm also pretty...

I'm really sorry to hear this. I'm also pretty sure that people in general don't think deeply enough when considering how prep work and disruption cost a business hosting such a meet. But consider...
Forum: Introductions 08-19-2019, 09:21 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 266
Posted By Mike Motage
Welcome to the forum, Bruce!

Welcome to the forum, Bruce!
Forum: Automotive Projects 08-16-2019, 09:28 PM
Replies: 369
Views: 171,038
Posted By Mike Motage
The bonnet is finally 1 piece. 53661 Now the...

The bonnet is finally 1 piece.
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Now the planishing begins!
Forum: Automotive Projects 07-31-2019, 07:35 PM
Replies: 1,443
Views: 439,112
Posted By Mike Motage
Very impressive, Jack!

Very impressive, Jack!
Forum: Welding Sheet Metal 07-13-2019, 02:12 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,121
Posted By Mike Motage
I should have looked before posting this. I see...

I should have looked before posting this. I see this question was answered dozen threads back.

Thank you
Bill Tromblay
Kent White
Forum: Welding Sheet Metal 07-13-2019, 12:35 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,121
Posted By Mike Motage
Flux nuetralizer?

I'm considering torch welding a structural panel to the underside of my aluminum bonnet. This panel also serves to close the scoops thereby making the intake conduit for my turbos. When done I won't...
Forum: Automotive Projects 07-06-2019, 06:22 PM
Replies: 369
Views: 171,038
Posted By Mike Motage
My number 1 goal this summer is to get the...

My number 1 goal this summer is to get the aluminum bonnet all welded together into 1 piece and fully operational. This picture shows the grill opening, which I just finished welding 3 panels.
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Forum: Introductions 07-05-2019, 07:11 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 335
Posted By Mike Motage
Welcome to the forum, Chris!

Welcome to the forum, Chris!
Forum: Automotive Projects 06-27-2019, 10:11 PM
Replies: 369
Views: 171,038
Posted By Mike Motage
Back to work after taking too much time off...

Back to work after taking too much time off dealing with a bad knee. My wing is done, mounts will happen later.
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Forum: Announcements 06-01-2019, 08:23 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 5,152
Posted By Mike Motage
Thank you, Kerry! Thanks to all members for your...

Thank you, Kerry! Thanks to all members for your input.
Forum: Announcements 05-20-2019, 01:38 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 4,207
Posted By Mike Motage
Great, I should be pretty mobile by then!

Great, I should be pretty mobile by then!
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