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Old 10th December 2021, 22:29
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So after a long absence, when other projects were completed, my tools being stolen again, then there was Covid 19 lock down, I am back with my build.
This time I have replaced my Spitfire Chassis with a Vitesse Chassis which had been dry stored for thirty years. In great condition as my picture will show.
I had to exchange all my previously renovated parts in order to get this great chassis so the strip down, clean and replace worn out areas has begun.
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Old 11th December 2021, 08:03
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Welcome back, Carib - it's only been six years!

The longer chassis is a good move, it will really improve the proportions of the finished car. Can't wait to see some more progress
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Old 11th December 2021, 09:39
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Hi Carib,
Great to read that you’re resuming your build. It would be great to have another Miglia thread on the forum. I agree with MrT, the longer chassis will improve the look of the car.
Looking forward to following the progress of your build.

Cheers, D.
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Old 26th February 2022, 21:20
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So what do I have? Here goes, pics as I have them. Will try and put them in some sort of order
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File Type: jpg Front Chassis unpainted 2.jpg (97.3 KB, 13 views)
File Type: jpg Susp bits unpainted.jpg (100.6 KB, 12 views)
File Type: jpg Turrets Unpainted.jpg (97.3 KB, 12 views)
File Type: jpg Rear Chassis unpainted.jpg (97.2 KB, 12 views)
File Type: jpg Chassis.jpg (96.9 KB, 13 views)

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Old 26th February 2022, 21:32
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Been trying to keep the build moving while I have some time. Its nearly Easter and the covers need to come off my other motor for the MOTs. So some more pics
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File Type: jpg Full Front Susp 6.jpg (98.6 KB, 14 views)
File Type: jpg Rear chassis unpainted 2.jpg (97.3 KB, 13 views)
File Type: jpg Renovated springs.jpg (92.8 KB, 13 views)
File Type: jpg Renovated Brake Drums.jpg (90.4 KB, 12 views)
File Type: jpg Turret.jpg (95.7 KB, 15 views)

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Old 26th February 2022, 21:48
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Easter is soon and other cars will demand time so big push next few weeks
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