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     1  ~ 2014 jul 22haynes roadster suspensionLocostUSA.com • View topic - Haynes Roadster rear suspension Hi 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 
     6  ~ 2014 sep 25s2000 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 .
     7  -2 2014 aug 25exotic bikes scorpionLocostUSA.com • View topic - Got to meet Scorpion P6 Owner So i have had an attraction to the Scorpion P6 motorcycle since first
     7  +7 2014 aug 12lotus seven kitBuilding 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 ...
     10  +1 2014 sep 01fenders n moreLocostUSA.com • View topic - Aluminum fenders from Fenders N ' MoreHas anyone heard of this company or dealt with them? They are in California and make lots of custom trailer fenders . I got a quote for $75 each ...
     10  +4 2014 aug 31locost kit carBuilding a " Locost " style sportscar in America ... If you have built a Locost style car , or are building one and have a webpage devoted to the build please click the ...
     11  +12 2014 aug 08tilton 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 ...
     12  +34 2014 sep 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 ...
     12  +3 2014 sep 01china 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:
     13  +12 2014 jul 20doall tool-saver lubeLocostUSA.com • View topic - Cutting 5052 aluminum plate As 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 ...
     14  -2 2014 aug 12diy 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 ...
     15  +68 2014 aug 27aluminium chassis structureLocostUSA.com • View topic - Aluminum Frame ? - Building a locost Has anybody ever made a frame using Aluminum yet? If so, what size tubing and wall thickness? Also, is there any benefit to going with a ...
     15  +18 2014 aug 03pull 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.
     16  +5 2014 aug 21reverse trike plansLocostUSA.com • View topic - FJR Reverse Trike BuildBackground Why a Reverse Trike The Donor, Yamaha FJR1300 Design goals. Tools and Materials Front End: Suspension, Tires, Wheels and ...
     16  +21 2014 aug 02zf transaxle for saleLocostUSA.com • View topic - "V8-capable" transaxle sourcesBought rights to ZF (Pantera, BMW M1) 5-speed transaxle (now ... been the basis of many mid-engine kit cars, and their price usually reflects it.
     17  +9 2014 sep 30super stalker saturdayLocostUSA.com • View topic - Brunton Super Stalker for sale in Last visit was: Sat Sep 06, 2014 12:35 pm, It is currently Sat Sep 06, 2014 12:35 pm ... Brunton Super Stalker Sold. Last edited by enderw88 on ...
     19  +8 2014 sep 15ceramic 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 ...
     19  +23 2014 aug 02andrewtech automotive maLocostUSA.com • View topic - Subaru engine RWD helpLocation: Framingham, MA ... well just to add to the information in this thread, i called AndrewTech automotive in Maryland, they are one of the ...
     20  +81 2014 aug 04a-frame trike costLocostUSA.com • View topic - fs: reverse trike rolling frameUp for sale is my reverse trike project. Everything on this frame is professionally TIG welded. Frame is made with 1 x 1 16g square tubing.
     21  +2 2014 aug 02car builders forumLocostUSA.com • Index pageThis 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?
     22  +19 2014 sep 22usa forumsBuilding a Middy? This forum is for discussion of builds that don't follow the traditional Locost design. Moderators: horizenjob, dhempy, mr.peabody.d. 444. 8790.
     22  -3 2014 aug 09chp brake inpectionLocostUSA.com • View topic - CA SB100 question on brake and light However, the brake and light inspector refused to do the inspection due ... The good news is that the car did pass CHP inspection , which is the ...
     23  -2 2014 jul 20caterham 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 ...
     24  +26 2014 aug 16building forum americaForum Announcements ... The North American Locost Forums ... Here you can discuss the kits on the market for building a Locost style sportscar. Moderators: ...
     25  +7 2014 jul 20micro 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.
     26  +75 2014 aug 06northern tool canadaLocostUSA.com • View topic - Northern ToolThere'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 ...
     27  +7 2014 sep 18forums usaBuilding a Middy? This forum is for discussion of builds that don't follow the traditional Locost design. Moderators: horizenjob, dhempy, mr.peabody.d. 444. 8757.
     27  -10 2014 aug 26chassis saver prepTrying out product chassis saver how much? What metal Prep ?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?
     27  -5 2014 aug 21build a lotusI recently began doing some research into building my own Lotus 7 replica and quickly found that there were many informative pages out there but most were for  ...
     28  -1 2014 aug 09plasma 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 ...
     32  -4 2014 sep 03spun aluminumtank headsLocostUSA.com • View topic - spun aluminum tank sending unitPost subject: Re: spun aluminum tank sending unit ... ill get my ohm meter out tomorrow and check. just off the top of my head (so i don't have to ...
     32  -27 2014 sep 02boost requierLocostUSA.com • View topic - new idea for boost control, AKA the So on the 7 I'm planning on having a low boost and a high boost .... for track condition, no boost would requier a pretty massive waste gate, ...
     32  ~ 2014 aug 16solidworks factory fiveLocostUSA.com • View topic - Factory Five Hot Rod chassisThe Factory Five '33 frame is computer designed on Solidworks ™ ... What, solidworks with quad-core gives better answers than dual-core? 8)
     32  +15 2014 aug 09kurtis kraft race carsLocostUSA.com • View topic - Kurtis Kraft chassisBilly Vukovich won both the 1953 and 1954 races with Kurtis ' taking the ... headlights to produce a race car which can be driven on the street.
     32  +11 2014 aug 06aluminium sheet for bladesLocostUSA.com • View topic - Cutting 5052 aluminum plate ?I 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.
     33  +68 2014 aug 17menards 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 ...
     34  +32 2014 sep 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 .
     35  +3 2014 aug 31aston martin lola dbr1 priceLocostUSA.com • View topic - Aston Martin DBR1 interest The recent chattings about the DBR1 made me sit up and notice how
     35  +11 2014 aug 01painted aluminum sheetsLocostUSA.com • View topic - Prepainted aluminum sheetAUTOMOTIVE COLORED ALUMINUM SHEET3105H14 aluminum .040 x 4 ft x 10 ft sheets only. Prefinished with acrylic or polyester color ...
     35  +4 2014 jul 19lexan 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 ...
     36  -15 2014 aug 19wet 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 ...
     37  +6 2014 sep 02bolt lug pattern 1931 forLocostUSA.com • View topic - Sports race car upright designthe standard hub is a 6 lug pattern of unknown bolt circle. ... ford rear axle. midget quick change units were based on 1928- 1931 ford parts and ...
     37  +6 2014 aug 06drill doctor xpaLocostUSA.com • View topic - Any drill bit common brand names any A Drill Doctor will give good results for drills from about 3/16" up to 3/4". The tool .... I have the XPA model with the diamond wheel instead of the ...
     38  +59 2014 jul 27ford transmission fibreLocostUSA.com • View topic - Ford (Duratec) M5R2/M50D-R1 This other Transmission is from a Ford T-bird Super coupe, fitted with a M5R1 .... Somewhere around the year 2000, Ford switched to fibre lined ...
     38  ~ 2014 jul 20roulette sniper choosing playstyleXtra Games 4 Free - Thousands Of Awesome Flash Games To Thousands Of Awesome Flash Games To Choose From!!!
     38  -4 2014 jul 18opel 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 .
     39  ~ 2014 oct 04honda crate enginesLocostUSA.com • View topic - Honda crate enginesWith Honda supporting the Formula Ford/ Honda with crate engines and now USAC maybe that means there's hope for some easy standalone ...
     40  ~ 2014 sep 14gg quadster frame nameLocostUSA.com • View topic - New guy here (intro)....CarKid1989 Hey everyone, my name is Kevin, im 17 years old, love cars and ... I have been looking at the GG Quad . .... Will you build your own frame ?
     42  +59 2014 aug 15foam-core panels home depotLocostUSA.com • View topic - DIY Fiberglass Seats foam core evo style!I purchased one sheet of pink building foam from home depot for $12 and I was on my way to seating bliss. Turns out all you need is one sheet ...
     42  -10 2014 jul 28miata rear finish panelLocostUSA.com • View topic - WTB Early Miata " Rear Finish Panel "Post subject: WTB Early Miata " Rear Finish Panel ". Post Posted: Wed Oct 18, 2006 ... What the H E doublehockeysticks is a rear finish panel?
     44  +5 2014 aug 27inflight adjustable cableLocostUSA.com • View topic - In-flight adjustable muffler it even has an available controller... rpm variable on a low restriction subsystem for better overall .... Don't think the cable ones are much better.
     45  +56 2014 sep 11piston 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 ...
     46  +40 2014 sep 18getrag fordLocostUSA.com • View topic - E30 Getrag / Ford V6 Bellhousing adapterI'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 ...
     47  +31 2014 aug 07plasma cutter wiringPlasma cutters also shoot molten metal (NOT SPARKS) and present a ... 30 minutes later I was in the garage tracing out wires and arranging ...
     47  -17 2014 jul 27craigslist miata for saleLocostUSA.com • View topic - Where can you find wrecked miata donars?Decent donors tend to pop up on craigslist from time to time. Any chance that ... Price will really depend a lot on what you are willing to accept.
     48  +3 2014 aug 30doerr 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.
     49  +26 2014 aug 27ford thunderbird clutch kitLocostUSA.com • View topic - 1983 to 1988 Ford Thunderbird Turbo What can you tell me about the T-bird brakes and my Mustang II spindles?
     51  +24 2014 sep 07cut 50 plasma cutter reviewsLocostUSA.com • View topic - Plasma Cutter Review , Thoughts Other 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
     51  -20 2014 aug 05miata cooling systemLocostUSA.com • View topic - Miata coolant bypass / rerouteI've pretty well talked myself into rerouting the Miata cooling system , largely inspired by the broken thermostat housing from my donor.
     51  -3 2014 jul 24t-rex trike mpgLocostUSA.com • View topic - Reverse trike survey - Building a Would you buy a reverse trike for $20,000 has the following features?
     53  +19 2014 sep 21chp 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 ...
     53  +48 2014 aug 19forum 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. 440. 8630.
     53  -15 2014 jul 26jims drive trainLocostUSA.com • View topic - Jim's Haynes/Vodou/Saturn mashup with Miata drivetrain - Building a locost lotus 7 replica in the USAMan, I sure wonder how the designer determined that a bolt in single shear was the optimal single plane pivot (he said, dropping terms vaguely ...
     54  +14 2014 aug 17bride 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 ...
     54  +47 2014 jul 31fenders and moreLocostUSA.com • View topic - Aluminum fenders from Fenders N' More
     54  +13 2014 jul 17lotus 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
     56  +6 2014 aug 29center shock cola mccLocostUSA.com • View topic - Cherry Cola ... Tim's Lola Locost GM Location: Tallahassee, FL (The Center of the Known Universe)
     57  -1 2014 aug 27columbia 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 ...
     59  ~ 2014 sep 29carbon fiber lacrosse stickLocostUSA.com • View topic - Carbon Kevlar Lacrosse Stick Help i know u guys are really knoledgeable about about carbon fiber . ... i have seen a lacrosse stick build before out of carbon kevlar, and i was ...
     59  -1 2014 sep 11m60b40 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 ...
     59  +5 2014 aug 19tubing notcher for latheLocostUSA.com • View topic - I made a tubing notcherMore 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 ...
     60  +21 2014 oct 02fiberglass release agentLocostUSA.com • View topic - Alternative mold release for Fiberglass & co do often get blown out of the mold, especially after resin infusion. I had the ... Air will not replace a release agent . My summer ...
     60  +22 2014 sep 05350z ecu without nats codeLocostUSA.com • View topic - VQ35DE aka 3.5L in Nissan 350ZCertainly not the cheapest or easiest solution to get set up and running for most people.
     60  +41 2014 jul 21ohio vehicle inspectionLocostUSA.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 ...
     61  +40 2014 jul 23hand held welding shieldLocostUSA.com • View topic - Auto-darkening welding helmet If I use my hand - held shield I can see the weld pool fine, and can control the arc. With the auto-darkening helmet I might as well try with my eyes ...
     61  +6 2014 jul 21porsche spyder kit carLocostUSA.com • View topic - porsch 550 spyder ? - Building a The Porsche Spyder was number one on my list too. Once I ... I also like the 550 and see them at the AHA Kit Car Show at Knott's every spring.
     61  +40 2014 jul 18magna step thu bikeLocostUSA.com • View topic - New Member - Reverse Trike BEC Last visit was: Thu Jul 17, 2014 8:02 pm, It is currently Thu Jul 17, 2014 8:02 pm
     62  +18 2014 sep 16mnr forumalLocostUSA.com • View topic - Peter's MNR Vortx (Turbo'd Miata)Choosing a 1.8L donor, when the MNR Vortx was designed for the 1.6L ended ... Why a MNR Vortx: .... My Formula Ford feels top heavy for this.
     63  +1 2014 aug 27brake caliper cadLocostUSA.com • View topic - Cad /Zinc coating calipersHas 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 ...
     63  -31 2014 aug 01strength in cvLocostUSA.com • View topic - CV Axle strength vs AngleOr 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 ...
     64  -43 2014 sep 10scratch built f 16 intakeLocostUSA.com • View topic - erturbo's RX-7 based scratch build I came upon a great bargain from a friend and bought a freshly built , ... with a Star Mazda intake manifold, Weber carb, old-school style distributor, ..... and a pair of Kirkey Pro Street 16 " drag seats, can't wait for them to arrive.
     64  +26 2014 sep 06bmw diesel adapterLocostUSA.com • View topic - Transmission adapters - Building a This is a list of the adapters that they sell. Ted Part No. ... BUICK 5.7 DIESEL - TOYOTA LANDCRUISER FG11 ... CHEV V8 327 - BMW GETRAG
     65  +36 2014 sep 06metal miter sawLocostUSA.com • View topic - Using a miter saw with ferrous metal So i've been looking at ferrous metal blades in 10" diamerter for use on a Makita wood cutting miter saw . I've been told that the saw RPM is to ...
     65  -22 2014 jul 24studded 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 ...
     69  -10 2014 aug 14ecotec engines for saleLocostUSA.com • View topic - GM Ecotec Engine bellhousing infoNo info on price yet though. Thought I would pass it on to anyone who might be interested in using the GM world 4 cylinder engine . I also know ...
     71  +19 2014 aug 13diy fiberglass body panelsLocostUSA.com • View topic - DIY Fiberglass Seats foam core evo The idea is simple, cut foam to shape and then fiberglass over it on .... more comfortable seats because of a little more curvature or fenders .
     72  +29 2014 aug 28skyline front propeller shaftLocostUSA.com • View topic - AWD Locost?The mid engine could be placed either at the back or at the front . .... For a diff, the R34 Skyline GTR happens to run a hitachi R160 front diff (case ... which is driven by the GTR transfer case through an external front prop shaft .
     72  -1 2014 aug 20miata motor mountsLocostUSA.com • View topic - John's miata -based SV cloneFront Motor mounts . I decided to make my own mounts that are similar to the ones Birkin uses in it's cars, but I don't like how their mounts are ...
     72  +29 2014 jul 20porsche spyder kitUntil 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 ...
     72  +16 2014 jul 20ohio salvage titleBefore 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 ...
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