AzBaja.com, Home of the VW Baja Bug  
Toggle ContentToggle Content
Toggle Content AzBaja Site info

Welcome Anonymous

Nickname
Password

Membership:
Latest: x61rezod
New Today: 0
New Yesterday: 0
Overall: 3579

People Online:
Members: 0
Visitors: 181
Total: 181
Who Is Where:
 Visitors:
01: AMAZON.com
02: AMAZON.com
03: Baja Forums
04: AMAZON.com
05: AMAZON.com
06: Event Calendar
07: Baja Forums
08: AMAZON.com
09: Baja Forums
10: AMAZON.com
11: Baja Forums
12: AMAZON.com
13: AMAZON.com
14: AMAZON.com
15: AMAZON.com
16: AMAZON.com
17: AMAZON.com
18: AMAZON.com
19: AMAZON.com
20: AMAZON.com
21: AMAZON.com
22: My Account
23: Baja Forums
24: AMAZON.com
25: AMAZON.com
26: AMAZON.com
27: AMAZON.com
28: AMAZON.com
29: Baja Forums
30: AMAZON.com
31: Baja Forums
32: Baja Forums
33: AMAZON.com
34: Baja Forums
35: Baja Forums
36: AMAZON.com
37: AMAZON.com
38: Baja Forums
39: AMAZON.com
40: Baja Forums
41: Baja Forums
42: Baja Forums
43: AMAZON.com
44: AMAZON.com
45: AMAZON.com
46: AMAZON.com
47: Baja Forums
48: AMAZON.com
49: Baja Forums
50: AMAZON.com
51: AMAZON.com
52: AMAZON.com
53: AMAZON.com
54: Baja Forums
55: AMAZON.com
56: AMAZON.com
57: Baja Forums
58: Baja Forums
59: AMAZON.com
60: AMAZON.com
61: Baja Forums
62: AMAZON.com
63: AMAZON.com
64: AMAZON.com
65: AMAZON.com
66: Baja Forums
67: AMAZON.com
68: AMAZON.com
69: AMAZON.com
70: AMAZON.com
71: Baja Forums
72: AMAZON.com
73: AMAZON.com
74: Baja Forums
75: AMAZON.com
76: AMAZON.com
77: AMAZON.com
78: AMAZON.com
79: AMAZON.com
80: AMAZON.com
81: AMAZON.com
82: AMAZON.com
83: AMAZON.com
84: Baja Forums
85: AMAZON.com
86: AMAZON.com
87: AMAZON.com
88: AMAZON.com
89: AMAZON.com
90: AMAZON.com
91: AMAZON.com
92: Baja Forums
93: AMAZON.com
94: AMAZON.com
95: Baja Forums
96: AMAZON.com
97: AMAZON.com
98: Baja Forums
99: AMAZON.com
100: AMAZON.com
101: Baja Forums
102: AMAZON.com
103: Baja Forums
104: AMAZON.com
105: AMAZON.com
106: AMAZON.com
107: Event Calendar
108: AMAZON.com
109: Baja Forums
110: Baja Forums
111: AMAZON.com
112: AMAZON.com
113: Baja Forums
114: AMAZON.com
115: AMAZON.com
116: AMAZON.com
117: Baja Forums
118: AMAZON.com
119: AMAZON.com
120: AMAZON.com
121: AMAZON.com
122: AMAZON.com
123: AMAZON.com
124: Event Calendar
125: AMAZON.com
126: Baja Forums
127: Event Calendar
128: AMAZON.com
129: Baja Forums
130: AMAZON.com
131: AMAZON.com
132: AMAZON.com
133: AMAZON.com
134: AMAZON.com
135: Baja Forums
136: Baja Forums
137: Baja Forums
138: Pictures
139: AMAZON.com
140: AMAZON.com
141: AMAZON.com
142: AMAZON.com
143: My Account
144: AMAZON.com
145: Baja Forums
146: AMAZON.com
147: AMAZON.com
148: AMAZON.com
149: AMAZON.com
150: AMAZON.com
151: AMAZON.com
152: AMAZON.com
153: AMAZON.com
154: AMAZON.com
155: AMAZON.com
156: AMAZON.com
157: AMAZON.com
158: AMAZON.com
159: AMAZON.com
160: AMAZON.com
161: Baja Forums
162: Baja Forums
163: AMAZON.com
164: AMAZON.com
165: AMAZON.com
166: Baja Forums
167: AMAZON.com
168: AMAZON.com
169: AMAZON.com
170: AMAZON.com
171: AMAZON.com
172: AMAZON.com
173: AMAZON.com
174: Baja Forums
175: AMAZON.com
176: Baja Forums
177: AMAZON.com
178: AMAZON.com
179: AMAZON.com
180: AMAZON.com
181: AMAZON.com

Staff Online:

No staff members are online!

Toggle Content GPS

Baja Forums -:- AzBaja.com Members -:- Projects and Builds -:- Hedrock's 'vert project
Amazon Store

Hedrock's 'vert project
Tell us about your Project, Were you at in tyour build. Post Pictures etc.
Users browsing this topic: None
Post new topic Reply to topic Printer Friendly Page
<
1 2 3 4 5 6 ... 14 15 16
>
View previous topic :: View next topic
Author Message
The following users give thanks for this topic Anonymous - Tue Mar 17, 2009 12:48 PM
DRUMMOND
Corporal
Corporal

DRUMMOND

Offline

Joined: Nov 01, 2007
Posts: 102
Location: Phoenix, Az.
Karma: +10

Post Post subject: Re: Hedrock's 'vert project
Posted: Sat Feb 02, 2008 05:01 AM
Reply with quote

Sweet Mine looks like yours after you cut the roof off and I do not know where to start. the baja is almost done and thats still jacked up


_________________
Duane Drummond
Asphalt is for getting to the race track!

DRUMMOND RACING
www.drummondrace.com

PRO SEATZ
www.proseatz.com
Back to top
View user's profile Visit poster's website
Hedrock
Staff SGT.
Staff SGT.

Hedrock

Offline

Joined: Nov 15, 2006
Posts: 406
Location: Springdale Arkansas
Karma: +3

Post Post subject: Re: Hedrock's 'vert project
Posted: Sat Feb 02, 2008 05:20 AM
Reply with quote

DRUMMOND wrote:
Sweet Mine looks like yours after you cut the roof off and I do not know where to start. the baja is almost done and thats still jacked up

Do you want a pic of the body or the frame?

Back to top
View user's profile
Hedrock
Staff SGT.
Staff SGT.

Hedrock

Offline

Joined: Nov 15, 2006
Posts: 406
Location: Springdale Arkansas
Karma: +3

Post Post subject: Re: Hedrock's 'vert project
Posted: Sat Feb 02, 2008 05:21 AM
Reply with quote

DRUMMOND wrote:
Sweet Mine looks like yours after you cut the roof off and I do not know where to start. the baja is almost done and thats still jacked up

Do you want a pic of the body or the frame?

Back to top
View user's profile
DRUMMOND
Corporal
Corporal

DRUMMOND

Offline

Joined: Nov 01, 2007
Posts: 102
Location: Phoenix, Az.
Karma: +10

Post Post subject: Re: Hedrock's 'vert project
Posted: Sat Feb 02, 2008 05:34 AM
Reply with quote

The body the wind shild area. did you weld a new pice on that?


_________________
Duane Drummond
Asphalt is for getting to the race track!

DRUMMOND RACING
www.drummondrace.com

PRO SEATZ
www.proseatz.com
Back to top
View user's profile Visit poster's website
Hedrock
Staff SGT.
Staff SGT.

Hedrock

Offline

Joined: Nov 15, 2006
Posts: 406
Location: Springdale Arkansas
Karma: +3

Post Post subject: Re: Hedrock's 'vert project
Posted: Sat Feb 02, 2008 05:46 AM
Reply with quote

DRUMMOND wrote:
The body the wind shild area. did you weld a new pice on that?

No... I started with a sedan and cut the roof off. About 6 months into my project I ran across a convertible and replaced my sedan body with the 'vert body.

Back to top
View user's profile
MOCRAWLER417
Sergeant
Sergeant

MOCRAWLER417

Offline

Joined: Jan 19, 2007
Posts: 238
Location: LOCKWOOD, MISSOURI
Karma: 0

Post Post subject: Re: Hedrock's 'vert project
Posted: Sat Feb 02, 2008 05:26 PM
Reply with quote

This thing looks great!! What do your neighbors think of a baja bug? I just mention baja bug to my neighbors and their eyes glaze over. Very Happy I'm glad to see someone back here in my area building something this cool. You have inspired me.

Back to top
View user's profile Visit poster's website
Hedrock
Staff SGT.
Staff SGT.

Hedrock

Offline

Joined: Nov 15, 2006
Posts: 406
Location: Springdale Arkansas
Karma: +3

Post Post subject: Re: Hedrock's 'vert project
Posted: Sat Feb 02, 2008 05:52 PM
Reply with quote

So far so good... I have great luck with nieghbors. 2 out of 3 of mine are cops Wink . The one across the street dogs me about 3 times a week to "hurry up and finish that thing so you can take me for a ride". I've asked him some things about it street leagal (beadlocks)... he gets his 'lil law book out and quotes me the law, then he says if anyone gives me any trouble that he will take care of it Shocked ... We'll see Wink .

Back to top
View user's profile
Hedrock
Staff SGT.
Staff SGT.

Hedrock

Offline

Joined: Nov 15, 2006
Posts: 406
Location: Springdale Arkansas
Karma: +3

Post Post subject: Re: Hedrock's 'vert project
Posted: Mon Feb 25, 2008 06:28 AM
Reply with quote

I made a little more progress this weekend. Put some finishing touches on the back half of the pan. When Leather was here he said he thought I needed some bracing in the door area. I like the ones on Skid's car and will try to do something close to the same if he doesn't mind. Tomorrow I'm going to start working on that and finish the seat mounts Smile . Here are some pics...


Capped off the ends of the framehorn


These run to the torsion housing




Cut more of the old rear upper shock mount off... Gotta save some weight Wink

My FOA's, cv's, axles and all the fixin's should be here in a couple of weeks. By then most of these little odds and ends should be done and Leather is coming back over to help with rear shock mounts and limit straps Wink

Back to top
View user's profile
kcnaz
Staff SGT.
Staff SGT.

kcnaz

Offline

Joined: Nov 21, 2006
Posts: 490
Location: Tucson, AZ NW
Karma: +2

Post Post subject: Re: Hedrock's 'vert project
Posted: Mon Feb 25, 2008 06:41 AM
Reply with quote

Nice work, can't wait to see the rear setup go on.


_________________
on hold baja build

"when I nod my head, HIT IT"
Back to top
View user's profile Visit poster's website Yahoo Messenger
kcnaz
Staff SGT.
Staff SGT.

kcnaz

Offline

Joined: Nov 21, 2006
Posts: 490
Location: Tucson, AZ NW
Karma: +2

Post Post subject: Re: Hedrock's 'vert project
Posted: Mon Feb 25, 2008 06:44 AM
Reply with quote

Hey how bout you guys come round and help me fit that body back on mine "ONE MORE TIME"!!!! Rolling Eyes Rolling Eyes Rolling Eyes


_________________
on hold baja build

"when I nod my head, HIT IT"
Back to top
View user's profile Visit poster's website Yahoo Messenger
Hedrock
Staff SGT.
Staff SGT.

Hedrock

Offline

Joined: Nov 15, 2006
Posts: 406
Location: Springdale Arkansas
Karma: +3

Post Post subject: Re: Hedrock's 'vert project
Posted: Thu Mar 06, 2008 04:50 AM
Reply with quote

Been looking at alot of pics and talking to Leather and Skid and have decieded to add some support in the door area. It may make it harder to get in and out of the car but I think it will be worth it. Tell me what you guys think.

This is how I started



Next, some 1" for support.



A couple of different views...





There will also be a 3x3 gusset on top of the 1 1/2 tube at the 'A' and "B" piller.


I have also been working on the seat mounts. Here are some pics of what I came up with.





I'll post more pics as work progresses... Wink

Back to top
View user's profile
joxracing
SGT. 1st Class
SGT. 1st Class

joxracing

Offline

Joined: Dec 31, 2007
Posts: 968
Location: Marquette MI(da UP eh!)
Karma: +2

Post Post subject: Re: Hedrock's 'vert project
Posted: Thu Mar 06, 2008 04:52 AM
Reply with quote

This is still the craziest baja on this site in my opinion
its my favorite!!!


_________________
1966 VW Baja.
Work in progress.
JACQUES RACING
MQT, MI.
Back to top
View user's profile AIM Address
Leatherneck
Staff SGT.
Staff SGT.

Leatherneck

Offline

Joined: Dec 07, 2007
Posts: 744
Location: Mohave Valley, Az.
Karma: +6

Post Post subject: Re: Hedrock's 'vert project
Posted: Thu Mar 06, 2008 05:03 AM
Reply with quote

Hedrock, Perfect, ya nailed it buddy, I like what you did, the door bracing is perfect and the seat mounts, great idea! Keep it up you will be getting sand in your face before you know it.


_________________
It is time for a change, lets all make the USA better then it was the day before.
Back to top
View user's profile
Hedrock
Staff SGT.
Staff SGT.

Hedrock

Offline

Joined: Nov 15, 2006
Posts: 406
Location: Springdale Arkansas
Karma: +3

Post Post subject: Re: Hedrock's 'vert project
Posted: Thu Mar 06, 2008 05:05 AM
Reply with quote

joxracing wrote:
This is still the craziest baja on this site in my opinion
its my favorite!!!







Sell it to 'ya........ Laughing

Back to top
View user's profile
MOCRAWLER417
Sergeant
Sergeant

MOCRAWLER417

Offline

Joined: Jan 19, 2007
Posts: 238
Location: LOCKWOOD, MISSOURI
Karma: 0

Post Post subject: Re: Hedrock's 'vert project
Posted: Thu Mar 06, 2008 05:08 AM
Reply with quote

The door bracing looks great !!! I can't wait to see it done.


_________________
Terry Dalton
Back to top
View user's profile Visit poster's website
<
1 2 3 4 5 6 ... 14 15 16
>
Post new topic Reply to topic Printer Friendly Page

 Topics   Replies   Author   Views   Last Post 
Normal
No new posts Projects and Builds My 69 project
[ Go to pageGo to page: 1 ... 78, 79, 80 ]
1199 Dalton 317111 My 69 project
 Fri Jul 27, 2018 03:14 PM 
Dalton View latest post
No new posts Projects and Builds Project Purple People Eater 4 Yasha7fold 2585 Project Purple People ...
 Mon Jun 25, 2018 01:56 PM 
strike77 View latest post
No new posts Projects and Builds Project II
[ Go to pageGo to page: 1 ... 4, 5, 6 ]
88 Dirtjunkie 59275 Project II
 Wed Oct 19, 2016 04:50 PM 
Dirtjunkie View latest post
No new posts Projects and Builds My project
[ Go to pageGo to page: 1 ... 3, 4, 5 ]
65 PaDan 54413 Re: My project
 Thu Feb 11, 2016 07:07 PM 
PaDan View latest post
No new posts Projects and Builds project 6911 (aka) JINX 10 TINMAN 7793 Re: new project
 Fri Oct 09, 2015 12:58 AM 
TINMAN View latest post
You cannot post new topics in this forum
You can reply to topics in this forum
You cannot edit your posts in this forum
You cannot delete your posts in this forum
You cannot vote in polls in this forum
You cannot attach files in this forum
You cannot download files in this forum

Toggle Content Picture Box

Toggle Content Great things to Buy

Toggle Content Other Sites

Toggle Content Parts - For your Car

If you see Errors please E-mail Eric (AT) AzBaja.com X XX XXX
azbaja.com Webutation

eXTReMe Tracker
XXXX
The logos and trademarks used on this site are the property of their respective owners
We are not responsible for comments posted by our users, as they are the property of the poster. Any use, commercial or educational, requires written permission from the author.
Interactive software released under GNU GPL, Code Credits, Privacy Policy