Reply to "Building a Gr4 replica"

While you are doing that kind of metal work, here are some changes I found worth while.

1. Move the license plate frame up so the license plate fits:

http://www.rc-tech.net/pantera1/lp/lp.htm





2. I altered the decklid latch to use a standard latch found in every automotive hot rod vendor. With a regular pin there is no side to side movement of the deck lid:

http://www.rc-tech.net/pantera...latch/deck_latch.htm

3. I also welded over the rear button and actuated it with a bearclaw latch:



Put a cover over it to clean it up. It has since been painted:

×
×
×
×