84GSLSE 13BREW Swap build

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Casey
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Re: 84GSLSE 13BREW Swap build

Post by Casey » Tue Jan 22, 2019 6:53 pm

Stunning h[b[
KIMI 1 : RX-7 1st Gen "hybrid"; 1983 S2 running gear in a 1985 S3 shell, SORN'd, long term resto project
KIMI 2 : RX-7 1st Gen; 1983 S2, "identical" twin to KIMI 1, on the road :-)
Plus a 2004 Full Bridgeported RX-8 too!

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DWNUNDR
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Re: 84GSLSE 13BREW Swap build

Post by DWNUNDR » Wed Jan 23, 2019 12:08 pm

designed and started milling my side marker cover plates.. may even try to backlight them eventually

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Re: 84GSLSE 13BREW Swap build

Post by DWNUNDR » Thu Jan 31, 2019 6:06 pm

badges on.. we tried to paint the engraving etc.. maybe eventually I will have them powder coated and retry but 2 attempts were unsuccessful.. oh well also installed the door cards I purchased over a yr ago and hadnt unboxed.. glad they are decent shape.. 

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Re: 84GSLSE 13BREW Swap build

Post by ian65 » Thu Jan 31, 2019 10:42 pm

that paint job looks ace..... not long till it's finished now th:
1986 Series 3 13B Turbo II
http://rx7fb.com/viewtopic.php?f=2&t=2400
1992 Peugeot 205 1.9 GTI
1975 Honda SL125 Street Scrambler

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Re: 84GSLSE 13BREW Swap build

Post by DWNUNDR » Mon Mar 04, 2019 6:10 pm

finally got to take her outside this weekend since I painted it..
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Re: 84GSLSE 13BREW Swap build

Post by A7RXY » Mon Mar 04, 2019 6:50 pm

The colour looks even better against the snow ...... Dibs

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DKWW2000
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Re: 84GSLSE 13BREW Swap build

Post by DKWW2000 » Mon Mar 04, 2019 7:27 pm

That looks great,.......not usually a fan of Black wheels, but they suit your car & enhanced by the Snow s(c)
RX7 FB S3 - RX7 FC TII Vert
Rotaries Previously Owned:-
2 x NSU Ro 80s - 2 x S2 RX7s - Suzuki RE 5 - DKW(Hercules) W2000 - Norton (Krauser) Commander

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Re: 84GSLSE 13BREW Swap build

Post by spirit r » Mon Mar 04, 2019 8:43 pm

Drive the Rx7 as good as it looks? s(c)

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Re: 84GSLSE 13BREW Swap build

Post by ian65 » Mon Mar 04, 2019 9:22 pm

looks great against that landscape
1986 Series 3 13B Turbo II
http://rx7fb.com/viewtopic.php?f=2&t=2400
1992 Peugeot 205 1.9 GTI
1975 Honda SL125 Street Scrambler

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Re: 84GSLSE 13BREW Swap build

Post by spirit r » Tue Mar 05, 2019 9:11 am

+ 8,45% more rolling circumference of your rear wheel 245/45/17 did you make any speedometer update ?

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