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Old 12th January 2020, 12:54
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Originally Posted by hondekop View Post
Hi Ian,

I'm building on an existing Deon chassis & body, so I am therefore pretty limited space wise, sadly.
Was the Deon based on a 206 shell, then converted to use the Lotus Europa chassis? And Cascu bases its shell on a 246?

Ciao, Kai
Hello Kai

I think it's documented on here somewhere but yes it was a mould from 206 shell altered to fit a europa chassis. Looking at the cascu shell and my dino shell I think the whole back was cut behind the door and moved forward some 2 inches or so. this would be why the deon/jhclassic is that way as that was moulded from that first car. The cascu engine lid is the same size but the boot lid is 70mm or nearly 3 inches longer.

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