Another Aussie 64 Comet Build

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AussieJake
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Re: Another Aussie 64 Comet Build

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Been a little while since I posted but things are moving along. Steering Rack Mounted
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AussieJake
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Re: Another Aussie 64 Comet Build

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Power steering reservoir and hard lines
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AussieJake
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Re: Another Aussie 64 Comet Build

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Custom fuel tank
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Re: Another Aussie 64 Comet Build

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you do such top notch work,,your attention to detail puts your work over the top....very nice...take care,john....pop
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AussieJake
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Re: Another Aussie 64 Comet Build

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Chassis Connectors, Fuel Hard Lines, Trans Cooler mounted and plumbed.
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AussieJake
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Re: Another Aussie 64 Comet Build

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AussieJake
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Re: Another Aussie 64 Comet Build

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AussieJake
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Re: Another Aussie 64 Comet Build

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And some stone guards
And some stone guards
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AussieJake
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Re: Another Aussie 64 Comet Build

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Trunk floor was modified to make way for the upper shock mounts.
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AussieJake
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Re: Another Aussie 64 Comet Build

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Diff housing mocked up in place
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AussieJake
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Re: Another Aussie 64 Comet Build

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6mm Bizalloy plate was lazer cut using mdf templates. This was used to plate up the chassis rails and for the upper arms to mount to. The lower arms were sunk into the chassis rails.
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Joe Travers
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Re: Another Aussie 64 Comet Build

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Great fab work!!!

You the MAN! :D

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Re: Another Aussie 64 Comet Build

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Beautiful craftsmanship!
What is the vacuum diaphragm and cylinder in the trunk for?
Fred
I'd rather do it myself if it's done right or not,,,isn't that what hotrodding is all about?

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Re: Another Aussie 64 Comet Build

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Wow! you aussies do top notch work,are you aussiejohn's kin? :lol: ! :D

are the tires on the right sides? looks like rotation is wrong ? Of course I do realize this is mock up stage & they're coming back off but i had to speak up. :roll: :lol:
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A/FX
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Re: Another Aussie 64 Comet Build

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I appreciate the design, fabrication, and welding, very well done. Please keep the updates (and photos) coming.
Jim
'64 Cyclone

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