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Old 4th July 2016, 19:17
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I reckon (hope) theres gonna be a bit more time spent on the MXico
....a few hours on Saturday. The shorter wheelbase/cabin area and lower windscreen height of the MX5 vs the Mk1 Escort means the side and rear windows have had to be reduced (a 2.5" roof chop) and the roof shorthen by 6.5":











May need a little rust repair....

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Old 4th July 2016, 19:33
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Love the roof chop, it's going to be another winner I reckon.
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Old 4th July 2016, 19:34
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Looking good....! Now the trick will be to keep the nose as short as possible...... Are there any bits of the MX5 that are not considered 'structural' that could be cut off to shorten the nose...?
Love seeing these projects come together....
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....a few hours on Saturday. ...May need a little rust repair....
It's lighter than steel...
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It's lighter than steel...
Aireated Steel
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After chatting to Chris on the phone last week I really want to see this finished!!!! Full speed Chris!
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Old 23rd October 2016, 11:32
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on the Mexico build? I am waiting for it....
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Old 23rd October 2016, 11:58
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me too.
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Old 23rd October 2016, 22:25
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me too.
Its not much further on - Chris's personal projects always take a back seat when he is busy.
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Wow - nearly a year gone...any updates?
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