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PostPosted: Sat Nov 16, 2019 12:57 pm    Post subject: The 912 Reply with quote

Last Friday I traded my Pre-A replica for this 912 -69 project..
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It had some rear end damage from the shipping to Europe.
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Started with working on the rear corners just to see if they were salvagable instead of replacing. Seems to be possible to save original metal...
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PostPosted: Sat Nov 16, 2019 1:46 pm    Post subject: Re: The 912 Reply with quote

pretty great trade, that is the BEST year for the 912, and any time you can trade a replica for a real car you are winning
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PostPosted: Sat Nov 16, 2019 4:10 pm    Post subject: Re: The 912 Reply with quote

In the 68/ 69 912s there is NO free play in clutch peddle. The Throw out bearing is to run against the pressure plate all the time so replace whenever you pull the motor for clutch work.
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PostPosted: Thu Nov 21, 2019 2:21 pm    Post subject: Re: The 912 Reply with quote

Today I got a package with free used taillighthousings. These will help me finish the corners to correct shape. Pretty happy with the rough work so far too.. Smile

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PostPosted: Tue Nov 26, 2019 11:28 pm    Post subject: Re: The 912 Reply with quote

Played around with cardboard and maskingtape last night...

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PostPosted: Thu Nov 28, 2019 6:05 pm    Post subject: Re: The 912 Reply with quote

Nice work.
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PostPosted: Fri Nov 29, 2019 3:29 am    Post subject: Re: The 912 Reply with quote

So what's the plan? Are you going to update it to look like a mid 70s model or maybe an RS?
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PostPosted: Fri Nov 29, 2019 3:37 am    Post subject: Re: The 912 Reply with quote

Plan is to make my own view of a tribute of a ST. Smile
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PostPosted: Fri Nov 29, 2019 8:21 am    Post subject: Re: The 912 Reply with quote

Hebster52 wrote:
Plan is to make my own view of a tribute of a ST. Smile


What is an ST?
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PostPosted: Fri Nov 29, 2019 9:13 am    Post subject: Re: The 912 Reply with quote

This is one example of an ST tribute.

https://www.cprclassic.com/vehicles/363/1972-porsche-911st

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PostPosted: Sun Dec 01, 2019 10:42 pm    Post subject: Re: The 912 Reply with quote

Rolled out on saturday to cut out the bent rear framehead.

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Yesterday I started reshaping the righth rear corner too.

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PostPosted: Tue Dec 03, 2019 12:13 am    Post subject: Re: The 912 Reply with quote

Prepairing new rear crossmember prior to fitting to body.

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