Scratch Build - In Progress ⭐ Project Car - Update 7 April 8

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  1. Paslis

    Paslis Active Member

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    Hey all,

    It has been a few years sinds i build something.I needed a break but im back for a brand new project.
    People who know me know that i love to do a desk build so this time im gonna build a desk that looks like the front of a car en when its finished it looks like a car drove true the wall.

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    I ordered the parts i needed to start the project.

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    Yesterday i started building.

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    like always i use no drawnings and work on the go so first i made a frame to mount the bumper,lights and grill.

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    Pictures from the hardware im going to use are comming soon.Next saturday its on again so more to come.

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    Cya soon :grin:
     
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  2. Cheapskate

    Cheapskate Insane? or just stupid?

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    WHOOOOO!
    Paslis build!
     
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  3. k.3nny

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    Following ;)
     
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  4. RooiDuiwel

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    PC building? who cares...

    now, building a car... SUB'd :D
     
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  5. Sn00k3r

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    WooopWoop..! :clap: subed
     
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  6. Paslis

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    Update 2.

    Yesterday it was building time again.

    First i made a bracket to hold the grill in place.



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    Then i made standoffs to put the headlights and the blinkers.
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    After that i needed to drawn the the box for the casefans and 420 radiator.
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    So hopefully i can cutt this soon so i can bend it and continue working this saturday.
    I also have a new EVGA classified SR-2 laying arround for many years now its brandnew and i totally forgot about it so i have tested the board and it works :grin:

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    This was it for today so stay tuned.
     
  7. Vault-Tec

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    This is preposterously mental.

    I f*****g love it ! :D
     
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  8. Cheapskate

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    Love it.
    ...I'm pondering your choice of car, though. :lol:
     
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  9. Paslis

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    Haha thanks Vault-Tec :grin:

    Thanks Cheapskate and wait for it i just started it and it will get some Paslis TLC :grin:
     
  10. Paslis

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    Update 3.

    After a long search i finally have all the memry together i need for my EVGA Classified SR-2.:grin:

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    Time to do some work.

    First i cutt the plate out of 1.5mm steel.

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    Then i had to bend it weld it and finish it.

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    Time to fit body on the frame.

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    Like a glove :grin:

    Then i started making the custom fenders.

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    Next week i continue working on the fenders so stay tuned. :grin:
     
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  11. cobalt6700

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    Very nice work man :thumb:

    Please tell me it's going to be GTI spec? :D
     
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  12. Cheapskate

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    Somehow, it will still manage to seat 4 people.
     
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  13. Paslis

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    Thanks cobalt6700 and yes its going to be some kind of GTI :grin:

    Hahahaha dont think so Cheapskate. :hehe:
     
  14. cobalt6700

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    :winking: :cooldude:
     
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  15. Vault-Tec

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    Yeah that is a Pug front end, right?

    Looks fantastic man. Gosh how I would love those machines :D I do hope the headlights become HDD activity lights too, or something cool like that :D
     
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  16. Paslis

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    Yes its a Peugeot 205 front end.:grin:
    Thanks man and yes im gonna do something with the lights.:hehe:
     
  17. Paslis

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    Update 4.

    First of all i want to thank Bitspower for supporting Project Car.

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    I finally found a emblem for the the grill.

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    Time to do some work.

    First i got started to make the mountplates for the headlights.

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    Now thats done its time to get started on the fernders.
    Im gonna make every fender by hand from scrap.

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    Test fit it.

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    its getting shape.:grin:
    More to come.
     
  18. _Prometheus_

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    :clap:You are absolutely crazy genius, man.:thumb:
     
  19. Cheapskate

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    Your use of stainless steel means this will be a Peugeot/Delorean hybrid. It just occurred to me you can't hack two drives to have an activity light for each turn signal anymore. It used to be easy with IDE.
     
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  20. Paslis

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    Thanks a lot man. :grin:

    Haha yes Cheapskate it will be some kind of hybrid. :grin: Maby lett the grill emblem light up then.
     

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