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Post by DARK STAR » Mon May 07, 2018 6:45 pm

Starting to look VERY good :-)


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Post by Laters » Mon May 07, 2018 7:43 pm

You are making some good progress. Cant wait to see the updates.


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Post by stevecrosby63 » Mon May 07, 2018 8:48 pm

today wasnt meant to happen really, but seeing as we have to wait for the quaife diff and the sun was shining we decided to get it on it's wheels a bit earlier than planned. This means we can roll the chassis under the body for the first time...when the chassis rubber arrives anyway. so hopefully wednesday evening we will get a proper look at this mongrel hybrid. unfortunately unless the body weighs 400kg or more it looks like we will need shorter springs, much shorter ...its supposed to be 3 1/2" ride height...its probably twice that as it sits right now...onwards and forwards eh :shock:



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Post by BigBobPilot » Mon May 07, 2018 10:16 pm

stevecrosby63 wrote:
Mon May 07, 2018 10:35 am
are you thinking of a power lok diff maybe ?
I am, but Dana build powerlok, so I I thought you were refering to the old Jag Powerlok as the Dana.


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Post by Dcrosby13 » Mon May 07, 2018 10:23 pm

Its that light I managed to deadlift the rear end lol



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Post by stevecrosby63 » Tue May 08, 2018 5:07 pm

the one we have works on friction/clutch discs on the planet gears...power lock uses rollers and ramps...apparently our type is available in 40 odd different splines...well 7 or 8 at least. it just gives darryl the excuse to buy a quaife tbh...apparently they broke the test rig trying to break one ...at 22500 nm !



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Post by MikeyBikey » Thu May 10, 2018 8:27 am

looking great . Well jel


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Post by GavinR » Fri May 11, 2018 10:46 pm

stevecrosby63 wrote:
Tue May 08, 2018 5:07 pm
the one we have works on friction/clutch discs on the planet gears...power lock uses rollers and ramps...apparently our type is available in 40 odd different splines...well 7 or 8 at least. it just gives darryl the excuse to buy a quaife tbh...apparently they broke the test rig trying to break one ...at 22500 nm !
Have you got a picture of the one you have?


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Post by Dcrosby13 » Fri May 11, 2018 11:15 pm

ImageIMG_20180502_161744 by Darryl Crosby, on Flickr

Unfortunately the splines are different.........



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Post by stevecrosby63 » Sun May 13, 2018 4:45 am

the friction disc/clutch pack is underneath the gear you can see



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Post by scimjim » Tue May 15, 2018 8:30 pm

We like shiny :D


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Post by Dcrosby13 » Tue May 15, 2018 9:23 pm

I love shiny



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