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Well the car is complete. It still needs a little attention up front, but it is about 98% done. It goes to Mexico next weekend for some prerunning then back into my garage.

I hope to finish up the final 2% and have it ready for the Hassayampa event in November.

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A little more work on the car. It needed a windshield, so today it got one,







I will get as much done this week and meet everyone Sat for the play day.

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Got a little more work done this evening. Probably won't be 100% for the Hassayampa, but it is going with me one way or another.

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A little more work on the car. One more night and then it is off to the hassayampa.

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OK, so I have the racing style canister air cleaner on the car, BUT I HATE WHERE IT IS. Just looks unfinished having something just bolted to the back of the car. Gives it that "lets pile junk on my car" look.

So out with old spot on the car.




And in with the new location. Tucked away inside the car.






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Now that the air cleaner is gone I can mount another fire extinguisher in that spot.

Safety first!

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SNORE likes (and requires) an extinguisher there next to the engine.

But my observation is that if an extinguisher is needed in the engine area, it's because there is a fire there. Are you going to reach into a fire to get an extinguisher?

I've seen a couple of race cars burned to the ground with the remains of unused fire extinguishers still sitting right there over the engine where the fire started.

Whether you put one there or not, I like to have one mounted to the floor crosswise under the front edge of the seat. driver's or passenger's or both.


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If you look through the pics in the thread you will notice one extinguisher near the feet of the passenger and one attached to the cage behind the drivers seat.

So when I said I had room to mount "another fire extinguisher" I meant a third one on the car. Three should be sufficient.

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Well my current project is now becoming the former project. The entire suspension was taken apart, sanded, repainted and put back together. Once the race electronics are removed this week it will be up for sale.

Look for an ad next weekend

Time to move on to something else. Maybe time to build a Ghia.


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