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#1481 Scale-Master

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Posted 24 July 2014 - 03:48 PM

The brakes and wheels are gorgeous Bill. Absolute jewelry.

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Posted 31 July 2014 - 03:27 PM

BUMP!!!

 

I wanted to bump this outstanding build in case any of the new members have not seen what incredible work Mr. Davis has done so far.



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Posted 31 July 2014 - 03:41 PM

I agree when I came back to this site his build was the first I looked at.

It's truly incredible!

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Posted 31 July 2014 - 03:56 PM

You must have double the Minion's then John ! Awesome craftsmanship 



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Posted 23 August 2014 - 03:23 AM

thank you all for your kind comments, I really do appreciate them, unfortunately I still have no progress to show, doesn't seem to be enough time in a day lately, hopefully I can get back to the bench soon!

 

thank's to all again

 

Bill 



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Posted 23 August 2014 - 11:42 AM

First time I've seen this. WOW is all I can say! You have done some excellent work. Looking forward to seeing future updates.

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Posted 24 August 2014 - 04:17 AM

It only took me 2 days to go through the whole thread, but I did it!

 

Being a mechanic by day, I notice a lot of rights and a couple things that aren't so correct.  I must say, I am very impressed.  The only thing I really have to disagree with is the front struts.  Although they look beefy enough, the spindle looks a bit thin and the strut a bit too vertical.  

 

Don't think that I'm nit picking your build.  I build too, so I know the challenges and compromises that need to be made in order to build something.

 

I love everything about it.  I'm going to be showing everyone I know this build.  You are certainly inspiring me to get the lathe that I've been putting off for a long time.



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Posted 24 August 2014 - 11:56 PM

Hey, Bill- I hadn't realized you had posted some updates. Can't say anything more than what has already been said, but you know how I feel about your work. While it might take you some time to finish, this is going to be one bad project once completed (shoot, your I individual parts have more in them than most of us mere mortals have in completed projects, haha)!

Great work on the rotors and calipers!

Edited by ScrappyJ, 24 August 2014 - 11:57 PM.