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    Nice work man!

    Getting there now

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    Awsome work looks great

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    Fairplay to you mate you don't hang about do you

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    Car looks immaculate, really good work, there are some top cars being turned out recently.

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    Thanks for the positive comments guys! It's not something I would want to repeat in a hurry.

    I have recently started with the engine work so hopefully I will have it finished before 2020!

    Time to start making some manifolds.

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    I did not want a removable slam panel so there is nothing available to buy for a Nova that remotely fits. This can be removed with the engine in situ and the oil drain is still in a good place and the radiator is not hanging out of the front of the car.


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    Looking good!

    Where did you get the bends and the collector from? Looks nice!
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    Quote Originally Posted by boffer8 View Post
    Looking good!

    Where did you get the bends and the collector from? Looks nice!
    Bends were 40sch 1 1/4 inch from nero pipe http://www.nero.co.uk

    Collector from ebay

    https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/Hypertune...yTdy:rk:1:pf:0

    And the best quality flange I realised is actually from a standard c20xe manifold, although it was a real pain to remove the old pipes from the inside of the flange with a die grinder.

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    This is great. Nice build.

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    Absoloutle epic work the most intense nova project I've seen. How long has the project taken you? Do you do this kind of work for a living?
    Life is not a journey to the grave with the intention of arriving safely in a pretty and well preserved body, but rather to skid in broadside thoroughly used up, totally worn out, and proclaiming, “DAMN, what a ride!!”

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