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    Default Hillclimb nova Devon

    Hi guys i bought my nova off a friend local to me i belive it was originaly a circuit car and i belive it has some posts on sbd website but it hasnt got the same engine and a few other things are changed .but that is irrelivant as ill be making it my own

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    Well i didnt like the front end so i went about changing it i also bought a few fiberglass panels to get on with

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    After fitting the fiberglass wings i decided i wasnt really happy with them so i cut them about and fitted to original metal ones then cut off the excess metal not needed

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    I have got fiberglass door skins aswell which i have bonded to the original door frame

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    Ive also cut out 20kg of excess weight not needed im hoping for sub 600kg

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    The steering wheel postion i have changed as i prefer it lower less like driving a bus and more central ive also repositioned the seat to where i want it so im nice and happy in the cockpit

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    I also welded a harness bar as the harness were originaly fixed to the floor

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    Ive decided to put the fuel tank in the engine bay for ease of refueling the cardboard is a template for the new surround

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    Out with the carbs in with the bodies and the dta to control it all

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    Then christmas happened so we are up to speed now with the build happy newyear guys

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