Tiger build

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mark j. radick
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Re: Tiger build

Post by mark j. radick » Thu Aug 15, 2019 4:58 am

Took a short break...started working on grills and engine hatch..little details 1st...made armored fuel cap covers and engine hatch locks..
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mark j. radick
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Re: Tiger build

Post by mark j. radick » Thu Aug 15, 2019 5:02 am

Decided to machine down supplied square head bolts to help recess as much as possible...was able to shave 3/64 off....cutting down on the shoulder and the head......every little bit helps
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Vince Cutajar
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Re: Tiger build

Post by Vince Cutajar » Thu Aug 15, 2019 9:03 am

That's a great idea to make those brass engine hatch locks in two pieces.

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Stephen White
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Re: Tiger build

Post by Stephen White » Thu Aug 15, 2019 9:26 am

Mark, this is a quality build, a great pleasure to follow.

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