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Forum: Buck Building 01-13-2022, 02:01 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 49,932
Posted By Superleggera
Once the move is made and your Miura project is...

Once the move is made and your Miura project is finished -- hopefully there will be room in the workshop to display the wooden buck from the ceiling or a wall with some bracketry as artwork for years...
Forum: General Discussion 01-01-2022, 10:14 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 4,801
Posted By Superleggera
Just to clarify, I'm looking at doing the...

Just to clarify, I'm looking at doing the coachwork in bronze like this from Kirkham. (not just welding with silicon bronze ala TIG or MIG)
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Forum: General Discussion 12-30-2021, 02:43 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 4,801
Posted By Superleggera
Just making a revisit of this post from ten years...

Just making a revisit of this post from ten years ago. Has anyone in this group (besides Kirkham / Utah Cobra folks) actually built any coachwork from sheets of silicon bronze utilizing all the...
Forum: General Discussion 12-16-2021, 10:42 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,413
Posted By Superleggera
Is this the same issue involving the lower anvils...

Is this the same issue involving the lower anvils you had from your post made on November 4th in 2019? (When you offered to sell them probably as a 1st option instead of shipping them back to the...
Forum: Automotive Projects 08-12-2021, 09:37 PM
Replies: 476
Views: 177,412
Posted By Superleggera
Simpler = better. Good to recognize it at this...

Simpler = better. Good to recognize it at this point in time and addressing it. It won't be a lot of fun to try and resolve in the far future. (or alongside the ride if something should not work...
Forum: Automotive Projects 07-27-2021, 08:57 PM
Replies: 390
Views: 137,736
Posted By Superleggera
What was the curved donor glass originally from? ...

What was the curved donor glass originally from? (thanks for the update -- looks great!)
Forum: Automotive Projects 07-22-2021, 07:21 PM
Replies: 1,955
Views: 842,900
Posted By Superleggera
My opinion: Beads should match everything else...

My opinion: Beads should match everything else for continuity. Let the logo be a standout feature (even if it differs) and thus more visual focus upon it as a result.
Forum: Buck Building 03-10-2021, 12:01 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 26,392
Posted By Superleggera
Is there any updates on this project? Lovely...

Is there any updates on this project? Lovely work and was curious after seeing the picture of it in another post -- but figured I'd ask in this thread instead.
Forum: General Discussion 02-22-2021, 09:41 AM
Replies: 80
Views: 79,553
Posted By Superleggera
Just updated the URL's for them for the HTTPS...

Just updated the URL's for them for the HTTPS protocol. (Sept 19, 2021)
Forum: Automotive Projects 12-08-2020, 09:43 AM
Replies: 476
Views: 177,412
Posted By Superleggera
Definitely share a picture (or a few) of the...

Definitely share a picture (or a few) of the transaxle bolted to the Coyote engine as a standalone assembly if possible to showcase for visual reference.

This would NOT fit in an actual Miura...
Forum: Automotive Projects 07-27-2020, 05:30 PM
Replies: 476
Views: 177,412
Posted By Superleggera
One of the perks of having that buck structure...

One of the perks of having that buck structure nearby is you can define where that outer skin is at by pulling reference templates off of it while building the inner structure first. Thus when you...
Forum: Automotive Projects 05-28-2020, 02:29 PM
Replies: 476
Views: 177,412
Posted By Superleggera
When there is a will there is a way! Definitely...

When there is a will there is a way! Definitely much clearer vision of what you are creating and how to squeeze that big engine sideways into such a small place and get the power to the...
Forum: Automotive Projects 05-02-2020, 04:00 PM
Replies: 476
Views: 177,412
Posted By Superleggera
The bonus for building your Miura from the inside...

The bonus for building your Miura from the inside outward is your skillsets will be honed from much practice! The dividend will be delivered later once you do the external skin itself over the...
Forum: Automotive Projects 04-06-2020, 12:08 PM
Replies: 1,955
Views: 842,900
Posted By Superleggera
[artwork] Bottom edge of the openings raised...

[artwork] Bottom edge of the openings raised upward per your mention.

note: Remember the color you paint the truck will also change how it looks ultimately. You are seeing a lot of "black"...
Forum: Automotive Projects 03-24-2020, 12:12 AM
Replies: 1,955
Views: 842,900
Posted By Superleggera
I think there are six bolts in the Willys front...

I think there are six bolts in the Willys front bumper. How about a JK-style driving or small off-road light (round) integrated into the bumper between the 2-3 and 4-5 bolts? Leave the bolts or...
Forum: Automotive Projects 03-10-2020, 02:49 PM
Replies: 283
Views: 147,749
Posted By Superleggera
You undoubtedly have an interesting selection of...

You undoubtedly have an interesting selection of cars in the garage to enjoy (and sometimes even for daily use knowing yourself). 427 Cobra "kit" that you cut your teeth upon. This 250GTO which...
Forum: Automotive Projects 01-27-2020, 12:51 PM
Replies: 476
Views: 177,412
Posted By Superleggera
Job well done. I've seen too many "door...

Job well done. I've seen too many "door projects" result in doors that do not properly open as intended. Final test is for yourself to open the door and get inside and it closes as expected. It is...
Forum: Buck Building 12-30-2019, 11:36 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 49,932
Posted By Superleggera
That came out looking fantastic!

That came out looking fantastic!
Forum: Automotive Projects 09-25-2019, 10:07 AM
Replies: 476
Views: 177,412
Posted By Superleggera
Again you are doing construction in the correct...

Again you are doing construction in the correct order. Too many people would have put the buck together and immediately started making aluminum panels without thinking of what they mount to or how...
Forum: Introductions 07-26-2019, 05:25 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,180
Posted By Superleggera
It is always good to see something being built...

It is always good to see something being built that is truly different and that the builder is deeply passionate about. Love the idea and concept and direction you are going with it. Thanks for...
Forum: Automotive Projects 07-26-2019, 11:24 AM
Replies: 1,955
Views: 842,900
Posted By Superleggera
Looking at the small running board on the front...

Looking at the small running board on the front fender, it makes me wonder if one could incorporate that styling into the rear fender itself (front and rear edges perhaps)?? It would look "factory"....
Forum: Automotive Projects 07-25-2019, 08:30 PM
Replies: 1,955
Views: 842,900
Posted By Superleggera
You have shown 3 vertical pieces. Try it with 4...

You have shown 3 vertical pieces. Try it with 4 or do a double element at the rear most tailgate junction. There are some visual tricks you can do if you play with your mockup further that will...
Forum: Automotive Projects 07-23-2019, 01:16 PM
Replies: 1,955
Views: 842,900
Posted By Superleggera
I like the proportions between tire vs bodywork...

I like the proportions between tire vs bodywork of this 30.5 setup best
Forum: Buck Building 07-10-2019, 10:10 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 49,932
Posted By Superleggera
Yeah! I love it when something goes together as...

Yeah! I love it when something goes together as planned after much research and planning. It looks good!
Forum: Announcements 06-01-2019, 10:32 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 17,542
Posted By Superleggera
Congrats on ten years and I agree with all the...

Congrats on ten years and I agree with all the above!

But I also want to add a "thanks" to the admin crew for doing the backups as needed. One never knows when they might be needed (migration...
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