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Is it at all possible to build a locost below 550kgs With alloy engine, guards etc And everything pared right down? has anyone done it? Peter meline adelaide...
Mar 21, 2010
I'm new to this group and from the USA. I'm presently building a single seat, open wheel racing car that uses a bike engine. The engine will be mounted just in...
Mar 20, 2010
BRAKE CLEANER WARNING, PLEASE READ AND PASS ON !!!
Hey guys and gals.... a friendly and timely warning!...from another list I'm on.. A serious read for any D-I-Y'er or even the occasional shade tree mechanic. ...
Feb 6, 2010
Thanks for all the help-a lot of it served to stir the memory of things done some time ago and consigned to a memory that has become a cluttered attic....
Jan 20, 2010
3D Body Model
I am new here and looking for an acurate 3D Model i.e 3dS Max or Rhino 3D etc of the basic 7 body work as a basis to make some style chnge drawings before I...
Jan 18, 2010
Computer Virus/possible account hack
So it looks like I picked up a virus or my yahoo account was hacked. Disregard the recent email you my or may not have gotten. Michael...
Nov 23, 2009
Nov 23, 2009
My e-mails don't seem to be posting on the list. This is a test. Randy Howard 4A-GE Lotus Seven project "Whatever you can do, or dream you can, begin it - ...
Oct 30, 2009
Important pending legislation
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com> To: johnehorton@... Sent: Thursday, September 17, 2009 8:31:18 AM Subject: Unable to deliver your...
Sep 19, 2009
New all welded steel diesel locost hitting the road
I have been on this list a while ago and perhaps some of you will be interested to see what my build finally looks like. It is a longer than book version with...
Jun 3, 2009
Fw: [westfield_eleven] Isis Power, a wiring solution.
Hi all, This was sent to the WestField_Eleven@
com by a list member. It looks like a simple way of wiring a car by multiplexing. Esko Subject:...
May 28, 2009
Hi guys, My name's Howard, and I live in the UK. I have a penchant for all things classic, and would like a new car, and was introduced to the idea of the...
May 21, 2009
Locouki website has moved.
Hi Everyone, My website "Locost + Suzuki = Locouki" has moved to: ftp://dmr-architect
.com/ There's lots of new articles since the last time I posted to this...
May 20, 2009
Hi All, I thought I'd introduce myself first. I'm Matt, I live in Blackpool in Lancashire, UK. I've been thinking about building a Locost for a couple of years...
May 15, 2009
A diesel Locost?
Howdy all I'm starting on my frame in two weeks but have yet to decide on a powerplant. I really need to do that part soon and could use some input. The first...
Apr 23, 2009
according to wikipeia the lotus 47 ("europa"
) came with a "lotus/
ot; engine does anybody know was this the Lotus Twin Cam or the BDA ? Peter Meline ...
Mar 24, 2009
For Anyone building an Electric car.
Have you guys seen this.... (Check out the link) http://ca.autos.
hybrid-shocker PS. If you are building an electric car, let me know, I...
Mar 23, 2009
MIDDY PLANS FOR SALE
Hi fellow builders I'm selling plans of my middy build. It weighs around 480kgs. It uses a VW/Audi fwd drivetrain in the rear and cortina/sierra uprights in...
Mar 23, 2009
Ford 3.0l v6?
Anybody built or thought of building a Locost with a 3.0L v6 from a ranger or (gasp) taurus? The FWD 3.0L can be adapted to RWD. The only transmission I know...
Mar 23, 2009
I am almost ready to put the car on the ground. I need to find and install emergency brakes. I have a mazda RZ7 differential and calipers. Does anyone have...
Dec 24, 2008
4age exhaust manifold.
I have a 1.6L toyota engine and need the exhaust manifold to clear the steering shaft, Anyone got one spare around Phoenix AZ/ John...
Dec 24, 2008
Cologne V6 Fuel Injection
Hi All, Am trying to start my car (Locost XR4x4) and am having a little hitch with fuel. It has a Bosch K Jetronic system and I am trying find a definitive ...
Nov 5, 2008
Re: was Brake Question
Bill There are lots of Triumph parts sources, and numerous mechanics who work on Triumphs on this side of the Atlantic. I just have to mention that over the...
Oct 22, 2008
Hi all: I have a dual master cylinder for a Triumph Spitfire, 1976-08 US model. The item is stamped as a LUCAS part, but an 'S' cast in by one port and a 'P'...
Oct 20, 2008
Hello to all listers. As a new builder to the list, i just wanted to say Hi. I am building a predominantly Ford Escort based locost with a Fiat 124S motor and...
Oct 2, 2008
Various ex westfield parts for sale
Hi, converting my westfield to bike power so i'm having a clear out. Check out my website and see if there is anything which takes your fancy, open to...
Jul 29, 2008
Hi all, I'm Mike in SW Florida. I joined this list on July 2nd. Since then there has only been a single message posted and it was SPAM!!! Sixteen more people...
Jul 24, 2008
Hi All, My trip to the scrap yard was good. Plenty of lights and allegros for the column/handbrake. I could get some for others in the UK (I'm in the Midlands)...
Jul 23, 2008
Please connect with me :)
Hi, I looked for you on Reunion.com, but you weren't there. Please connect with me so we can keep in touch. -Michael Do You Know Michael? YES - Connect with...
Jul 9, 2008
Sierra diff mounting plate
Hi, I'm buliding a locost with a ford sierra as donor. The rear suspension will be DeDion. Any one have dimensions of the brackets for mounting the sierra diff...
Jun 26, 2008
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