AWD 964/911 Bus

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Door Check fitting

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Got the old door check mount and spring into the new door frame and trimmed the frame aperture to fit (can't be that hard to cut this hole during manufacture, just a thought KlassicFab!)

ImageDoor check by Duke of Boots1966, on Flickr

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All done

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Re: AWD 964/911 Bus

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Earlier buses did not have door checkers. Klassicfab panels you have are for earlier models. Hence no fiitings/ apertures etc in your A posts and doors. Others have retro fitted checkers to early buses as you have.
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Re: AWD 964/911 Bus

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Indeed they do BUT KlassicFab market their doors like this -
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.....and I ordered the one on the right 63/67 so was rather expecting a door check hole.

Never mind, least of my build worries.

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Re: AWD 964/911 Bus

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I have the personal mail of the owner if you want to moan. But he is really FIERY.. great sport.
Looks like one hand early one hand late..
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Re: AWD 964/911 Bus

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Both handed the same I just put an early left next to a late right as that’s how they were on the website and an easy screen grab. The later rh and lh both come without the check holes and the pressing flanges are not the same either, will post photos later, so if you are a perfectionist then you may be disappointed.

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Re: AWD 964/911 Bus

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Some dash work today -

ImageDash it by Duke of Boots1966, on Flickr

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Re: AWD 964/911 Bus

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Some more progress including my new invention the Split Screen Airfix kit

ImageIf Airfix did splittys by Duke of Boots1966, on Flickr

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Chassis back from the spray shop and the torques has been lengthened by 140mm and fits like a glove.

ImageChassis and Suspension by Duke of Boots1966, on Flickr

ImageChassis and Suspension by Duke of Boots1966, on Flickr

ImageChassis and Suspension by Duke of Boots1966, on Flickr

Front trans in with extended torque tube -

ImageChassis and Suspension by Duke of Boots1966, on Flickr

some great fabrication by the Somerset boys in Henstridge

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Re: AWD 964/911 Bus

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New Shiny stuff for the rear suspension -

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Re: AWD 964/911 Bus

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Cutting the bench seat extension (not sure thats the right description) of the old tool chest and onto the new one. I ordered a new tool chest panel and it did not come with this extension but i now know heritage parts centre do one - https://www.heritagepartscentre.com/uk/ ... l-box.html

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Re: AWD 964/911 Bus

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Backwards and forwards controls will go about here i think - version 1

ImageGear shift mount mk1 by Duke of Boots1966, on Flickr

ImageGear shift mount mk1 by Duke of Boots1966, on Flickr

Will use the gear change from the Porsche 964 and extend the gear shift rod. if that fails then its over to this system and more £££££££
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Re: AWD 964/911 Bus

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Shiny sub frame back from powder coating -

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Re: AWD 964/911 Bus

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The gear change set up is proving challenging and have resorted to a 1904 period wooden set up -

ImageCirca 1904 wooden gear shift option by Duke of Boots1966, on Flickr

Front mount on back of front panel

ImageCirca 1904 wooden gear shift option by Duke of Boots1966, on Flickr

Looking backwards under the tool chest as the gear change rod just misses the front drive shaft

ImageCirca 1904 wooden gear shift option by Duke of Boots1966, on Flickr

ImageCirca 1904 wooden gear shift option by Duke of Boots1966, on Flickr

ImageCirca 1904 wooden gear shift option by Duke of Boots1966, on Flickr

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Re: AWD 964/911 Bus

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New wheel bearing pushed into the newly powder coated 996 hubs

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Re: AWD 964/911 Bus

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Safety first - seat belt mounts fitted to b pillar -

ImageSeat belt anchor by Duke of Boots1966, on Flickr

ImageSeat belt anchor by Duke of Boots1966, on Flickr

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