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     3  +5 2014 feb 26s2000 motion ratioLocostUSA.com • View topic - Mike's S2000 /R1 LMPFront Track 57.9” (Stock S2000 ) ... S2000 front and rear spindles, hubs, rotors and callipers (for now…need something lighter) ... Motion Ratio .
     5  -1 2014 mar 01super stalker saturdayLocostUSA.com • View topic - Which used car would u buy? Super I recently sat in a local Stalker . My GF was fine in the passenger seat, but at 5-10, 190lbs, my legs were cramped. The owner was 5-7, 5-8,  ...
     7  -1 2014 feb 14ceramic sleeves and tubesLocostUSA.com • View topic - Ceramic sleeve inside exhaust tubes ?Maybe. I don't know what it's vibration or abrasion resistance is. What if you wrap it tightly with fiberglass mat (no resin) before putting it into the  ...
     7  +9 2014 jan 12build a lotusBuilding a locost lotus 7 replica in the USAAfter reading Ron Champion's book, I created this page to serve as a resource for Locost sportscar builders here in the USA and vicinity. I recently began doing  ...
     8  -4 2014 jan 30fenders n moreLocostUSA.com • View topic - Fenders N MoreFor you fellows that have ordered front fenders from Fenders N More , what was the reason you went with round tops for the fronts instead of flat  ...
     8  +15 2014 jan 09wet sump accusumpLocostUSA.com • View topic - Accusump Oil Accumulators I'm going to install an Accusump on the ZX12 powering my rwd Mini along with a ... Most wet sumps can very successfully be enhanced by an  ...
     9  +33 2013 dec 28tilton pedal boxLocostUSA.com • View topic - Floor mounted pedal box ...did you I have always loved dreaming of a dual mc Tilton pedal box ... The prices on these boxes are well beyond what I consider "locost". They are not  ...
     10  -3 2014 jan 01diy plasma cutterLocostUSA.com • View topic - DIY Plasma Cutter - 3/8 capable and I started off searching for plans on the internet after hearing rumors of a working DIY plasma cutter . I found a crude hand drawn version from a  ...
     11  -4 2014 jan 29locost kit carLocostUSA.com • View topic - Locost and Kit cars to be banned In what will be a shock to thousands of kit car enthusists, Senator Jon Kyl of the US House of Representitives today issued a statement that will  ...
     12  ~ 2013 dec 09haynes roadster suspensionLocostUSA.com • View topic - Haynes Roadster rear suspensionHi Guys, I've finally gotten close to the point of building a rear suspension ( although I STILL can't find a rear diff :BH: ). But I am not sure what to  ...
     13  ~ 2013 dec 24miata cooling systemLocostUSA.com • View topic - Miata coolant bypass / reroute I've pretty well talked myself into rerouting the Miata cooling system , largely inspired by the broken thermostat housing from my donor.
     14  ~ 2014 jan 01lotus seven kit
     16  +1 2014 jan 24chassis saver prepLocostUSA.com • View topic - Trying out product chassis saver how I am going to try out the product chassis saver as it appears to be just like Por-15 ... What have you guys found as the best metal prep agent?
     16  +14 2014 jan 11reverse trike plansLocostUSA.com • View topic - WTB: Doran reverse trike plans I dithered for years about buying a set and see now that Riley no longer sells them. If you have a set gathering dust let me know. Thanks, Stan  ...
     17  -11 2013 dec 30plasma cutter reviewsLocostUSA.com • View topic - Plasma Cutter Review , Thoughts I've decided I need, that's right, need, a plasma cutter and have convinced the wife it would be a good idea as well. It's part skill, part amazing  ...
     18  +4 2014 mar 07cutting aluminum sheetLocostUSA.com • View topic - Cutting 5052 aluminum plate I have a nice piece of 1/8" thick 5052 aluminum plate I would like to use for my dash. I tried cutting it with my jigsaw and it ate the 24 tooth metal  ...
     18  -12 2014 jan 29china plasma cutterLocostUSA.com • View topic - Plasma Cutter Review, Thoughts I then starting looking on e-bay and there are a plethora of what appear to be cheap Chinese knockoff plasma cutters , such as this:
     18  +22 2013 dec 27creating replica webpageI recently began doing some research into building my own Lotus 7 replica and ... If you have built a Locost style car, or are building one and have a webpage   ...
     19  -5 2013 dec 22zf transaxle for saleLocostUSA.com • View topic - "V8-capable" transaxle sources Bought rights to ZF (Pantera, BMW M1) 5-speed transaxle (now RBT-5) and they ..... This trans is for sale if any takers 0 miles since rebuild.
     19  -2 2013 dec 07caterham wind deflectorsLocostUSA.com • View topic - FS - Caterham series 3 bench seats New, never installed, bench seats from a Caterham kit. ... I am also selling a complete genuine Caterham wind deflector kit (wind deflectors + all  ...
     20  -10 2014 feb 16s2000 chassis railLocostUSA.com • View topic - S2000 vs. 1.8L Miata motor comparison Here are pictures of the s2000 motor in my locost chassis: ... My question is "What is the heigth above the top frame rail for your S2000 motor?"  ...
     21  -3 2013 dec 29chp brake inpectionLocostUSA.com • View topic - CA SB100 question on brake and light When I started my SB100 paperwork, they said that I needed three inspections : CHP , brake and light, and smog. However, the brake and light  ...
     22  +40 2014 feb 10piston scorpioLocostUSA.com • View topic - Scorpio / Sierra Brake Piston Does anyone know a cheap tool, available in the U.S., for winding back a brake caliper piston in a Merkur Scorpio / Sierra Caliper? At least  ...
     23  -6 2013 dec 07ohio salvage titleLocostUSA.com • View topic - Ohio Self-Assembled Vehicle Before a self-assembled vehicle or a salvage vehicle can be titled in Ohio , an inspection of the vehicle must be completed by the Ohio State  ...
     24  +17 2014 feb 10m60b40 buildLocostUSA.com • View topic - BMW V8 - Building a locost lotus 7 M60B30 and M60B40 are the same size. M62 is about the same size too. M60B40 walks all over the B30 no contest. The M62B44 is about the  ...
     24  ~ 2013 dec 05lexan scratch resistanceLocostUSA.com • View topic - Lexan windshields? - Building a Speedway and Summit both carry a coated polycarbonate that is supposed to be scratch resistant . I cant remember the name of the  ...
     25  +1 2013 dec 08autoxs foldable axel standsLocostUSA.com • View topic - Austin Seven Special ?!? - Building a i see you stand like greyhounds in the slips straining upon the start, the games
     27  +5 2014 jan 06solidworks factory fiveLocostUSA.com • View topic - Factory Five Hot Rod chassis The Factory Five '33 frame is computer designed on Solidworks ™ ... What, solidworks with quad-core gives better answers than dual-core? 8)
     28  -14 2014 feb 01spun aluminumtank headsLocostUSA.com • View topic - spun aluminum tank sending unitok thanks guys. ill get my ohm meter out tomorrow and check. just off the top of my head (so i don't have to go out in the cold) its a auto meter  ...
     28  +73 2013 dec 16miata rear finish panelLocostUSA.com • View topic - WTB Early Miata " Rear Finish Panel What the H E doublehockeysticks is a rear finish panel ? He is a wise man who does not grieve for the things which he has not, but rejoices for  ...
     29  -9 2014 feb 18forums usaLocostUSA.com • Index pageBuilding a Middy? This forum is for discussion of builds that don't follow the traditional Locost design. Moderators: horizenjob, dhempy, mr.peabody.d. 423. 8263.
     29  +7 2014 jan 30aston martin lola dbr1 priceLocostUSA.com • View topic - Aston Martin DBR1 interest The recent chattings about the DBR1 made me sit up and notice how
     29  +34 2014 jan 10miata motor mountsLocostUSA.com • View topic - John's miata -based SV cloneWow, beautiful build you got going there. Just one question on your motor mounts . I always thought that the shallow-er the angle, the greater  ...
     29  -4 2013 dec 21car builders forumLocostUSA.com • Index page - Building a locost lotus 7 replica in the This forum is for discussion of builds that don't follow the traditional Locost design . Moderators: ... A better way to build a better car , but you're not building it yet?
     30  +5 2013 dec 06micro plasma cutterI built my Plasma Cutter with very high end parts. Will they .... Micro amps ( milionths of an amp) will kill you if applied directly across the heart.
     31  +70 2014 feb 232008 cbr1000rr dimensionsLocostUSA.com • View topic - Motorcycle Engine Dimensions Motorcycle Engine Dimensions - CBR1000RR / GSX-R1000. Moderators: ... Anyone have available/know where I can find dimensions for a CBR1000RR and GSX-R1000 engine? I'm still ... Joined: Fri Nov 07, 2008 8:48 am
     31  -14 2013 dec 07doall tool-saver lubeAs for using wax as a lubricant , any kinda wax will work. I use candle wax all the time ... I use DoAll Tool Saver . It's wax-like, comes in a large  ...
     32  -9 2013 dec 28stock car steelLocostUSA.com • View topic - Sale at Stock Car Steel / SRI SAVE 15% on your next order with stockcarsteel .com or sri-supplies.com when you type in the promo code DOOMSDAY at checkout!
     33  -10 2014 jan 27cheap tig welderLocostUSA.com • View topic - Cheap Tig welders - Building a locost http://www.harborfreight.com/cpi/ctaf/d ... mber=66787. I'd like to try one of these cheap ones to see if I have potential to be a decent Tig welder .
     33  +26 2014 jan 14miata car kitLocostUSA.com • View topic - FS: CMC 7 Miata based kit - Building The this kit was designed to use a first generation Mazda Miata donor car with 1.6 Liter engine. The donor car parts included with this sale are  ...
     33  -13 2014 jan 06building forum americaThe North American Locost Forums ... Here you can discuss the kits on the market for building a Locost style ... Building Non-traditionally - Mid engine etc.
     35  ~ 2014 jan 13diamond racing wheelsLocostUSA.com • View topic - Diamond Racing wheels 13x10 These are in good shape,just need a new paint job. 7" backspace,5x100 bolt pattern. $100.00 for the set of four.Will ship-buyer pays.
     35  -8 2014 jan 07menards drill pressLocostUSA.com • View topic - Drill press question - Building a I just got a drill press from sears (on sale.) I tried one of the cheapo menards drill presses , but it was a piece of crap. Well, my question is what  ...
     35  ~ 2013 dec 25aluminium sheet for bladesI have a nice piece of 1/8" thick 5052 aluminum plate I would like to use ... it with my jigsaw and it ate the 24 tooth metal cutting blades pronto.
     35  -4 2013 dec 20painted aluminum sheetsLocostUSA.com • View topic - Prepainted aluminum sheet - Building If I didn't have my aluminum already, I'd be all over this for the Locost. The fact that they can UPS ship it makes it even cooler.
     35  -3 2013 dec 15craigslist miata for saleCraigslist phoenix miata powered 7 project for sale - Building a Just spotted this tonight,sorry cant add link im on my phone doing this,look under cars for sale ,phoenix craigslist then search lotus  ...
     36  -8 2014 feb 16sketchup 11759LocostUSA.com • View topic - Planning my build--MII spindles of Car9, an open design community supported sports car for home builders! SketchUp collection for LocostUSA: "Dream it, Build it, Drive it!"
     36  +14 2013 dec 25northern tool canadaLocostUSA.com • View topic - Northern Tool - Building a locost There's a Northern Tool store going in about a mile from my house. It's big ... They also ship to Canada , whereas Harbor Freight doesn't even  ...
     37  ~ 2014 feb 21replica morgan dollarLocostUSA.com • View topic - morgen 3 wheeler replica under 500 But then I tried finding specs of Morgan Threes both modern and archaic, and I'll be dipped if I could find any either. So instead of being rude,  ...
     38  +5 2013 dec 04opel garage dendermondeLocostUSA.com • View topic - Ecotec 2.0 16v powered locost (VTI We are using a Opel ( vauxhall ) Omega 2.0 16V ecotec engine + MT5 .... why we used this engine is that we got it for free from a local garage .
     40  +23 2014 mar 02stalker armLocostUSA.com • View topic - Steering arm modification failure(was [was: "My brother and his Stalker won the lottery, they're intact" -editor] ... to how the hole is never at exactly 90 deg to the arm (which is curved.)  ...
     40  -19 2013 dec 23pull rod suspension designLocostUSA.com • View topic - Pushrod/ pullrod design .The top pick is his bellcrank design . I believe that Radical or someone ... Not a pullrod suspension , but maybe it'll give you some different ideas.
     41  -17 2014 feb 16suspension droopLocostUSA.com • View topic - How much suspension travel is enough So the question is- is 2.25" bump (and conversely about 2.25 droop - 4.5" total .... How much the shock lets the suspension extend ( droop ) has  ...
     41  -13 2014 jan 23torsion beam suspensionLocostUSA.com • View topic - Help - Watts Linkage on a Torsion I am reading a discussion on another board where they are suggesting adding a watts linkage to a torsion beam (semi-IRS) rear suspension .
     42  -25 2014 feb 19usa forums
     43  +50 2014 feb 16getrag fordLocostUSA.com • View topic - E30 Getrag / Ford V6 Bellhousing I've come across a good deal on a 5 speed Getrag transmission from an E30 BMW, which talking to some BMW friends seems to be able to  ...
     44  +8 2014 jan 14trail tech vaporLocostUSA.com • View topic - Trail Tech Vapor installation I am planning to buy a Trail Tech Vapor (Vapor Kit: 75-601) bsp; ...
     44  +31 2013 dec 07porsche spyder kitLocostUSA.com • View topic - porsch 550 spyder ? - Building a Until very recently i was slowly planning a lotus 7 replica locost like most people here... then i saw a porsche 550 spyder replica picture and my  ...
     45  +24 2014 feb 13cherokee thunderbird ringLocostUSA.com • View topic - Help me pick the best knuckles and It appears that the ABS tone ring is part of the hub but I'm not sure how the hub ... On my Grand Cherokee , the front bearing is pressed into the hub and there's a ... I'm not seeing anything even close to that on the Thunderbird .
     45  -9 2013 dec 26caterham indicator wing lensLocostUSA.com • View topic - FS. Wings , Steering, Lights, Radiator $40 Caterham style front indicator pods, carbon "look" with turn ... $10 JDM Honda Civic side markers, only the lens housing, no bulb holder.
     45  +18 2013 dec 10e type bonnet bondingLocostUSA.com • View topic - Is a fiberglass hood / bonnet kit worth Kinetic doesn't offer fiberglass bonnets because A) they're too big to
     46  -8 2014 mar 04carbon fiber lacrosse stickLocostUSA.com • View topic - Carbon Kevlar Lacrosse Stick Help i know u guys are really knoledgeable about about carbon fiber . but do any of u think u could make a stick octaginal in shape and able to  ...
     46  -20 2014 feb 07cut 50 plasma cutter reviewsOther than the two reviews on the linked site, I couldn't really find any decent ... CUT - 50D Air Plasma cutting cutter welder Both 110V/220V
     47  +51 2014 jan 04ecotec engines for saleLocostUSA.com • View topic - GM Ecotec Engine bellhousing info I know the Solstic/Skye use a North/South Ecotec engine , but since those cars are new releases, the ... Here is a link to one currently for sale .
     49  -3 2014 jan 25columbia river mandrel bendingLocostUSA.com • View topic - looking for 1" pre- bent tubing source Hey guys- I'm having a problem finding pre-bent sections of 1" steel ... Columbia River Mandrel Bending has 1" prebent in steel, stainless steel  ...
     49  -17 2014 jan 07bride racing seatsLocostUSA.com • View topic - Bride (tm) racing seats : Japan or Does anyone have any experiance with Bride seats ? This is what I'm thinking. These seats : Image are, give or take, $800.00/ seat . They are  ...
     49  +12 2013 dec 11t-rex trike mpgLocostUSA.com • View topic - Reverse trike survey - Building a Would you buy a reverse trike for $20,000 has the following features?
     50  ~ 2014 feb 28mk upgradeLocostUSA.com • View topic - MK Indy Chassis Upgrade - Building a The chassis is an Original MK Indy... (not actually my chassis but similar) Image I have removed a chunk of the chassis when considering turbos  ...
     50  +9 2014 feb 23chp short blockLocostUSA.com • View topic - small block Ford 347 - Longevity I was looking at the CHP Street Fighter short block too. If I get a short block assembly I'll be back on the road quicker. I need to hurry up and  ...
     50  -10 2013 dec 03lotus for sale denverLocostUSA.com • View topic - Lotus seven race car project - $1500 to hang the suspension. Location: Laramie tml. Reply to: sale -pptgu-2503342619@craigslist.org
     51  ~ 2013 dec 08silver wheels insuranceLocostUSA.com • View topic - Insurance for locost in Ontario My broker has notified me that the Insurance co which covered my ... ago, they're a competitor to Lant (the silver wheel people) and apparently  ...
     52  -20 2014 jan 13atl fuel cellLocostUSA.com • View topic - ATL Fuel Cell SP108 modifications The car has been on the road and track for couple years now and latest revision was going from plastic fuel tank to fuel cell . Plastic tank came  ...
     52  +3 2013 dec 20strength in cvLocostUSA.com • View topic - CV Axle strength vs Angle - Building Or would 15 degrees be the ideal angle where it would most likely be the strongest and not fail? Or is the strength of a CV axle basically the  ...
     52  -5 2013 dec 14jims drive trainLocostUSA.com • View topic - Jim's Haynes/Vodou/Saturn mashup with I must have spent days staring at the steering shaft, trying to figure out how to clear the turbo outlet. I was beginning to think I'd just make a new  ...
     53  ~ 2014 jan 06factory five kitLocostUSA.com • View topic - Factory Five 818 - WRX Based Kit I've not seen mention of this new kit car on LocostUSA. It seems like it might be a natural for some members of these forums. Cheers, Road and  ...
     54  +10 2014 jan 31turbo ecotec crate engineLocostUSA.com • View topic - Ecotec crate engines ? - Building a hi low mileage used ones sell for 1/3 the price and come with all the things you need. its a very strong long lived engine . the newer direct  ...
     54  -24 2014 jan 24torsion beam rear suspension
     55  +46 2014 feb 20lotus forumI recently began doing some research into building my own Lotus 7 replica and quickly ... I encourage you to register for our forums , start a thread and get some  ...
     55  -10 2014 jan 25frame and roll cageLocostUSA.com • View topic - Roll cage incorporated into frame The height of the roll bar will be 40" from the base of the frame this should be more than enough to give me 1" clearance above the helmet with  ...
     55  -2 2013 dec 11studded rod endsLocostUSA.com • View topic - Studded rod end on top of upright or CMC used a studded rod end . I saw this and thought it might be a better option. Would it be a better option? Looks like I might be giving up  ...
     57  +10 2014 mar 02paint color selectorLocostUSA.com • View topic - Paint color selector - Building a This is a sweet tool to " paint " a Seven virtually any color , perfect for "what-ifs". Note that you can spin the car around, paint the panels separate  ...
     57  ~ 2014 jan 08respect the pouchLocostUSA.com • View topic - Respect the Pouch ! - Building a http://www.gifbin.com/bin/1235558301_hu ... weeper.gif. Any of you see the CApri sun commercials " Respect the Pouch !"  ...
     57  +44 2013 dec 07porsche spyder kit carQuote: BECK SPYDER PRICING Basic Kit $19,900. Complete except for tires, engine, and transaxle. Complete Turn Key Car $27,900 1915 CC  ...
     58  +2 2014 mar 06top mouted intercooler miataLocostUSA.com • View topic - Miata engine turbo help. - Building a I've been told I can work with the stock Miata ECU but I don't know ... Top ... it ( starion front mount intercooler , 550cc injectors, AEM EMS, ect).
     58  +43 2014 jan 25brake caliper cadLocostUSA.com • View topic - Cad /Zinc coating calipers - Building Has anyone done this with a brake caliper ? Does it cause any problems with the brake fluid channels, or the brake piston seal? I would expect  ...
     58  -30 2014 jan 10forum in usaBuilding a Middy? This forum is for discussion of builds that don't follow the traditional Locost design. Moderators: horizenjob, dhempy, mr.peabody.d. 420. 8135.
     58  ~ 2013 dec 28subaru brz bay areaLocostUSA.com • View topic - Scion FR-S / Subaru BRZ donor Anyone else looking at the Scion FR-S ( Subaru BRZ ) and thinking, "Wow, donor car?" I'd think that the ... Location: san francisco bay area   ...
     59  -24 2014 jan 11tubing notcher for latheLocostUSA.com • View topic - I made a tubing notcher - Building a More of a " tubing notcher attachment." ... When I get my shop built a lathe is the second most expensive tool I plan to buy. Thanks for sharing  ...
     59  -35 2013 dec 24free electrical diagram softwareLocostUSA.com • View topic - FREE Wiring Diagram Software Here is a link to a Thread I started in the Resources section, I figured I'd go ahead and post something here too so that more people can benefit  ...
     59  -25 2013 dec 20brake and light inspectionHowever, the brake and light inspector refused to do the inspection due to the registration having a blank entry under "YR MODEL." Later, the  ...
     60  +41 2013 dec 15goodyear tire recallLocostUSA.com • View topic - Goodyear Tire recall - Building a (Reuters) - Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co said Saturday it would recall about 41,000 of its Wrangler Silent Armor tires produced in 2009 over  ...
     61  +12 2014 jan 26doerr emerson electricLocostUSA.com • View topic - WAAAAAY off topic - A/C electic motor Unfortunately, Doerr was bought out by Emerson , who in turn was .... //en. allexperts.com/q/ Electric -Motors-3782/2010/6/Wiring- Doerr -1-2hp.htm.
     63  +38 2014 jan 28rock auto parts catalogLocostUSA.com • View topic - RockAuto Mazda Miata & RX7 Wholesaler We have a limited number of wholesaler closeout parts available for your ... Wholesaler closeout parts are also listed in the RockAuto catalog   ...
     64  +9 2014 jan 25kirkey seat coverLocostUSA.com • View topic - Now WTT/WTS: Kirkey Seat Cover Note: Not for the un-skinny. WTT/WTS: One 14.5" Kirkey Drag Seat Cover , Black for one 14.5 Kirkey Layback Economy Seat Cover , Black.
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