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Forum: Show us your Kit Cars 21st December 2019, 18:01
Replies: 25
Views: 6,424
Posted By nostraloom
Ferrari Dino replica

Classic Replicas Dino
Forum: Dino 246 Builds and Discussion 19th October 2018, 23:12
Replies: 12
Views: 3,081
Posted By nostraloom
center caps

There are some on ebayuk now. I searched dino 246 center caps and found them./ Jon
Forum: Dino 246 Builds and Discussion 4th October 2018, 19:21
Replies: 30
Views: 8,743
Posted By nostraloom
nose and tail droop

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5553The rear is left alone. For some reason, the back of my car doesn't droop as much as some other cars I have seen. As for the front, There is an illustration for what I did, on the first...
Forum: Dino 246 Builds and Discussion 30th September 2018, 01:03
Replies: 30
Views: 8,743
Posted By nostraloom
Body Work

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5544More pictures.
Forum: Dino 246 Builds and Discussion 30th September 2018, 00:59
Replies: 30
Views: 8,743
Posted By nostraloom
Body work

It seems pretty quiet, so I thought I would post some pictures. The nose of the car has been cut off and glassed on higher up to compensate for the droop that Deon/Classic Replicas always seem to...
Forum: Dino 246 Builds and Discussion 24th May 2018, 20:06
Replies: 0
Views: 1,967
Posted By nostraloom
Brake master cylinder cover

Hi there! I have been wondering what to make this little cover out of. My Classic replica's Dino kit came with a large glass fiber cover for the brake master/ booster and wiper motor under the...
Forum: Dino 246 Builds and Discussion 18th December 2017, 20:05
Replies: 5
Views: 3,029
Posted By nostraloom
A arm bushings

Does anybody know what bushings were being used by Classic Replicas. I have a later style chassis resembling the Dino chassis. My arms are made from round tube stock and are not Dino copies.. I...
Forum: Dino 246 Builds and Discussion 13th August 2017, 21:27
Replies: 45
Views: 15,795
Posted By nostraloom
Classic Replicas / No pictures

Sorry, all I have for pictures of early chassis/ suspension is a small (low resolution) print screen from his website circ. 2009, Not enough info other than that it's clear the chassis is completely...
Forum: Dino 246 Builds and Discussion 9th August 2017, 18:13
Replies: 45
Views: 15,795
Posted By nostraloom
Classic Replicas chassis

I will look to see if I have any pictures, but I don't think I do. We're talking 2009 or so, but I'll check. I might have a few printed pictures. I'll get back. / Jon
Forum: Dino 246 Builds and Discussion 7th August 2017, 19:50
Replies: 45
Views: 15,795
Posted By nostraloom
Classic Replicas suspension

Hi there! I have a Classic Replicas Dino (one of the last, I think). The front of my car is suspended on fabricated control arms with MGF uprights and brakes. The rear is suspended with fabricated...
Forum: Dino 246 Builds and Discussion 5th June 2017, 21:19
Replies: 6
Views: 3,368
Posted By nostraloom
Bumpers

I have always thought that there was no car with a more perfect shape than a Dino, but I have never really liked the bumpers that came with the car. I Think the front of the car looks best without...
Forum: Dino 246 Builds and Discussion 7th May 2017, 00:10
Replies: 30
Views: 8,743
Posted By nostraloom
Droopy nose and tail.

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4355I agree that the front of Deons, JH CLassics and Classic replcas all droop. I noticed it long before I bought one. As I understand it, the original moulds for these cars were...
Forum: Dino 246 Builds and Discussion 25th February 2017, 21:16
Replies: 9
Views: 3,134
Posted By nostraloom
spring rates

Hi there! This might help you some. http://www.ridetech.com/tech/spring-rate-calculator/.
Forum: Dino 246 Builds and Discussion 11th November 2016, 00:04
Replies: 23
Views: 9,533
Posted By nostraloom
Handle pivot

This is the welded spoon handle.4002
Forum: Dino 246 Builds and Discussion 10th November 2016, 23:59
Replies: 23
Views: 9,533
Posted By nostraloom
Handles made from spoons

Hi there! Here are a few pictures of the handles in progress. I bent the spoon stem back around on itself and welded it, so I could drill a pivot for the handle. 3999

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Forum: Dino 246 Builds and Discussion 31st October 2016, 21:41
Replies: 23
Views: 9,533
Posted By nostraloom
Improvised door handles

Hi there! I am building a Classic Replicas Dino in Athol Massachusetts, USA. I have made my door handles and embellishers from stainless kitchen spoons. They aren't perfect, but I have to draw the...
Forum: Dino 246 Builds and Discussion 1st June 2012, 01:21
Replies: 3
Views: 2,971
Posted By nostraloom
Exterior door handles

Hi there! Just in case some of you, like me, aren't loaded with extra cash, I thought I would share with the forum, what I used for my outer door handles. I am always looking at things to see if they...
Forum: Dino 246 Builds and Discussion 24th September 2011, 22:55
Replies: 9
Views: 4,774
Posted By nostraloom
Your car looks like a Magnum, sold in the United...

Your car looks like a Magnum, sold in the United States.
Forum: Dino 246 Builds and Discussion 29th July 2011, 01:00
Replies: 36
Views: 14,114
Posted By nostraloom
Classic Replicas

I am not ashamed to have said that I am happy with my purchase. I have no more to say on the subject. I will continue to frquent this site to see what other people are doing with the cars they are...
Forum: Dino 246 Builds and Discussion 28th July 2011, 21:43
Replies: 36
Views: 14,114
Posted By nostraloom
classic replicas

Hello there! Just a few things. I am not sure how to post pictures on this forum, but I will share pics of what I got throught email at nostraloom@yahoo.com. The car is not anything near done, as I...
Forum: Dino 246 Builds and Discussion 21st July 2011, 19:26
Replies: 36
Views: 14,114
Posted By nostraloom
Classic replicas

Hi there! If you are interested in CLassic Replicas, you should look at what I already posted. As I have said, I am generally happy with my stuff. As I see it, their product seems to be getting...
Forum: Dino 246 Builds and Discussion 26th June 2011, 23:51
Replies: 36
Views: 14,114
Posted By nostraloom
Shipping a C.R. Dino to USA

Hi there! I was able to choose the individual parts that I wanted. I bought a complete body, frame, suspension and brakes. I also bought the glass, pedal assembly, all hinges, and tail lights.I know...
Forum: Dino 246 Builds and Discussion 25th June 2011, 00:11
Replies: 36
Views: 14,114
Posted By nostraloom
classic replicas

Hi there! Some time ago I posted a request for any info on the classic replicas product, because I was interested in buying a kit and having it sent to the USA. I see that since that time, some...
Forum: Dino 246 Builds and Discussion 27th June 2009, 10:35
Replies: 0
Views: 3,944
Posted By nostraloom
Classic Replicas Dino

I am currently pursuing a purchase of a Classic replicas - Dino- to be shipped to the Unites States. I am a little hesitant to do so, before speaking to other owners, or finding magazine articles on...
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