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Forum: Build Ups 04-04-2018, 09:08 PM
Replies: 97
Views: 17,852
Posted By Jaba
Had some spare time on the weekend to assemble my...

Had some spare time on the weekend to assemble my Speedtech Extreme subframe, brakes etc, some awesome engineering behind the frame, once i have my Forgelines sorted out ill look at getting the whole...
Forum: Build Ups 02-04-2018, 07:40 PM
Replies: 103
Views: 17,198
Posted By Jaba
Good progress mate, were you using a gasless...

Good progress mate, were you using a gasless setup? If you weren't then you might benefit from increasing the flow rate, as those welds look like they weren't shielded when welded.
Forum: Build Ups 25-01-2018, 06:38 PM
Replies: 215
Views: 27,861
Posted By Jaba
Looks great mate! Glad to hear it all fits. Will...

Looks great mate! Glad to hear it all fits. Will have to mock all mine up soon as well.
Forum: Build Ups 15-01-2018, 08:03 PM
Replies: 97
Views: 17,852
Posted By Jaba
Finally had time to start repairing the rusted...

Finally had time to start repairing the rusted sections of the Camaro. Was my first ever attempt at sheet metal fabrication and welding. So the welds arent fantastic and the piece isnt perfect. But...
Forum: Build Ups 31-10-2017, 11:39 AM
Replies: 97
Views: 17,852
Posted By Jaba
Well, this has escalated quite quickly. Long...

Well, this has escalated quite quickly. Long story short I went to remove a piece of the wrap and it just pulled the clear coat right off with it. This happened even with the aid of a heat gun right...
Forum: Website Info and Feedback area 10-09-2017, 03:51 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,119
Posted By Jaba
Hey guys, Stumbled across a fix for viewing...

Hey guys,

Stumbled across a fix for viewing photos on threads that have been uploaded previously with photobucket.

Will only work for people using Google Chrome, have tested it and it works...
Forum: Build Ups 10-06-2017, 03:21 PM
Replies: 97
Views: 17,852
Posted By Jaba
Cheers guys! Spent a bit of time on the...

Cheers guys!

Spent a bit of time on the motor smoothing the parts of the heads you see, also spent quite a while on the TB, i wanted it to look like an anodized piece of billet.

Have also...
Forum: Build Ups 07-06-2017, 01:27 AM
Replies: 97
Views: 17,852
Posted By Jaba
Bit of an update, got the spindles back from Greg...

Bit of an update, got the spindles back from Greg which turned out perfect.

http://i1228.photobucket.com/albums/ee445/jaba3112/18449997_1432444736822012_287926650_n_zps3tygli22.jpg...
Forum: Build Ups 03-05-2017, 01:37 PM
Replies: 97
Views: 17,852
Posted By Jaba
Cheers Jason, likewise with your build! ...

Cheers Jason, likewise with your build!

Decided to clean up the ATS aluminum spindles by removing the casting marks and having them bead blasted and clear coated by Greg at Stripped Bare.
...
Forum: Build Ups 13-04-2017, 12:02 AM
Replies: 97
Views: 17,852
Posted By Jaba
Not much to update, car is currently away having...

Not much to update, car is currently away having mini tubs, fire wall and a few little bits and pieces touched up.

All of my parts have also arrived...
...
Forum: Build Ups 08-03-2017, 09:45 PM
Replies: 97
Views: 17,852
Posted By Jaba
So a few days ago the post man came :) ...

So a few days ago the post man came :)

http://i1228.photobucket.com/albums/ee445/jaba3112/Camaro%20Build/IMAG0539_zpsli7hfmji.jpg...
Forum: Readers Rides 22-02-2017, 07:04 PM
Replies: 214
Views: 37,770
Posted By Jaba
Awesome to hear that final drive can build those...

Awesome to hear that final drive can build those CV driveshafts. I'm also using a TR6060 :)

That car with the driveshaft photos above ( 68 camaro ) used a shifter thats mounted directy to the box...
Forum: Readers Rides 21-02-2017, 07:13 PM
Replies: 214
Views: 37,770
Posted By Jaba
Nice work mate! Just a note with the TR6060,...

Nice work mate! Just a note with the TR6060, theyb dont use an input shaft like a regular T56, they use a 3 bolt flange.

The only way around this from what i have seen is buy using a driveshaft...
Forum: Build Ups 19-02-2017, 02:06 PM
Replies: 97
Views: 17,852
Posted By Jaba
It was set to be one of my biggest purchases so...

It was set to be one of my biggest purchases so I'm glad ill be able to almost half the price over a brand new set.

Check out the lateral G forum from the states, Forgeline have once a year 20%...
Forum: Build Ups 18-02-2017, 07:08 PM
Replies: 97
Views: 17,852
Posted By Jaba
Big score! Picked up a set of forgeline GA3Rs...

Big score! Picked up a set of forgeline GA3Rs second hand for a great price. The offsets are to suit VE commodores so all i have to do is order a set of outer barrels to suit 315/335 tyre combo on...
Forum: Build Ups 15-02-2017, 07:42 PM
Replies: 97
Views: 17,852
Posted By Jaba
Hi guys, Would like to use a rotisserie to...

Hi guys,

Would like to use a rotisserie to coat the underside of my Camaro and bend up any brake lines etc, which means i only need the thing for a month or so max.

I can't really justify...
Forum: Parts Wanted 15-02-2017, 07:41 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 1,012
Posted By Jaba
Wanted to borrow, car rotisserie

Hi guys,

Would like to use a rotisserie to coat the underside of my Camaro and bend up any brake lines etc, which means i only need the thing for a month or so max.

I can't really justify...
Forum: Build Ups 11-02-2017, 03:34 PM
Replies: 97
Views: 17,852
Posted By Jaba
Bit of progress, lower cowl area has been...

Bit of progress, lower cowl area has been patched, sealed and the replacement panel welded in. Also quite proud of my seam sealing job, came out super neat. Ill be doing the same to the opposite...
Forum: Build Ups 29-01-2017, 11:04 PM
Replies: 99
Views: 13,769
Posted By Jaba
Coming a long nicely mate!

Coming a long nicely mate!
Forum: Build Ups 25-01-2017, 06:18 PM
Replies: 97
Views: 17,852
Posted By Jaba
Bit more progress, done as much of the floor as i...

Bit more progress, done as much of the floor as i can, also painted the underside of the dash, parcel shelf and rear firewall in a semi gloss black. Will all be covered in dynamat anyway but a layer...
Forum: Build Ups 19-01-2017, 02:00 PM
Replies: 97
Views: 17,852
Posted By Jaba
Oh awesome! I'll have to get over to the states...

Oh awesome! I'll have to get over to the states one day myself and visit a few shops.

He's already been a massive help with everything, he's over in Perth late Feb I believe, definitely owe him a...
Forum: Build Ups 19-01-2017, 01:30 PM
Replies: 97
Views: 17,852
Posted By Jaba
Yep, well aware mate, that's why i have stopped...

Yep, well aware mate, that's why i have stopped where i have on the tunnel :)

Going off a few photos jay has sent me i should be about right how i've done it.
Forum: Build Ups 18-01-2017, 09:06 PM
Replies: 97
Views: 17,852
Posted By Jaba
Little bit of progress, started the repairs on...

Little bit of progress, started the repairs on the cowl area, and coated it in a product called KBS rust seal. Very similar to POR15 and it has worked great so far for me.

It's a 3 part system,...
Forum: Build Ups 22-12-2016, 08:36 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 10,421
Posted By Jaba
Looking good mate, what is the advantage of using...

Looking good mate, what is the advantage of using the Extreme and then superlite?

Or is the superlite for other areas?
Forum: Build Ups 15-12-2016, 07:31 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 10,421
Posted By Jaba
Tank came up great mate, what products / process...

Tank came up great mate, what products / process did you use?
Forum: Build Ups 09-12-2016, 11:50 PM
Replies: 97
Views: 17,852
Posted By Jaba
So Christmas came early :D ...

So Christmas came early :D

http://i1228.photobucket.com/albums/ee445/jaba3112/15285002_1274667792599708_6123595088364639152_n_zpsp1swukgd.jpg...
Forum: Build Ups 04-12-2016, 07:16 PM
Replies: 99
Views: 13,769
Posted By Jaba
Coming along nicely mate! I'm building a very...

Coming along nicely mate! I'm building a very similar car myself out of a 70 camaro.

We've also started roughly at the same time. Hopefully we can bounce some ideas and knowledge off each other :)
Forum: Build Ups 01-12-2016, 03:05 PM
Replies: 97
Views: 17,852
Posted By Jaba
Unfortunately ran into more rust with this thing...

Unfortunately ran into more rust with this thing after deciding to investigate what was hiding underneath these horrible patch panels.
...
Forum: Build Ups 30-11-2016, 06:34 PM
Replies: 97
Views: 17,852
Posted By Jaba
From a Holden and HSV wrecker over east,...

From a Holden and HSV wrecker over east, Fusccars.

Don;t really trust any of the major Holden wreckers over here so went with a company that gets a great reputation, so far experience over the...
Forum: Build Ups 30-11-2016, 01:14 PM
Replies: 97
Views: 17,852
Posted By Jaba
I do plan to track this car, and baffling was a...

I do plan to track this car, and baffling was a concern however my Ricks tank already has a fair amount of internal baffling inside, on top of the foam baffle supplied with the Aeromotive kit i...
Forum: Build Ups 16-11-2016, 07:20 PM
Replies: 97
Views: 17,852
Posted By Jaba
Motor is finally out and gone! ...

Motor is finally out and gone!

http://i1228.photobucket.com/albums/ee445/jaba3112/Camaro%20Build/IMAG0359_zps3tw6zikr.jpg...
Forum: Build Ups 15-11-2016, 09:54 PM
Replies: 97
Views: 17,852
Posted By Jaba
Legend! Thanks Shaun I spent hours looking last...

Legend! Thanks Shaun I spent hours looking last night haha.
Forum: Build Ups 15-11-2016, 06:23 PM
Replies: 97
Views: 17,852
Posted By Jaba
Does anyone know if anyone in AUS stocks...

Does anyone know if anyone in AUS stocks sheetmetal for early camaros? Would like to get a patch panel for the rear floorpan but would rather not go through the pain of air freighting it.
Forum: Build Ups 07-11-2016, 09:44 PM
Replies: 97
Views: 17,852
Posted By Jaba
Bit more of the tear down done, removed the whole...

Bit more of the tear down done, removed the whole interior and started removing all the sound deadner and seam sealer from the floor to check for any rust.
...
Forum: Build Ups 30-10-2016, 11:41 AM
Replies: 97
Views: 17,852
Posted By Jaba
Big block sold meaning i can start to order all...

Big block sold meaning i can start to order all the new suspension and parts i want for the LS swap. The big block was a bunch of fun but just wasn't quite what i wanted so I'm keen to move on and...
Forum: General Discussion 05-10-2016, 04:51 PM
Replies: 590
Views: 83,422
Posted By Jaba
https://scontent-sin6-1.xx.fbcdn.net/v/t35.0-12/14...

https://scontent-sin6-1.xx.fbcdn.net/v/t35.0-12/14423844_1196533250413163_63853386_o.jpg?oh=38adbf11b4950784869a59ccaab2613d&oe=57F667BB



Picked up a set of brand new VDO gauges cheap. Tacho,...
Forum: Western Australia 26-09-2016, 10:57 PM
Replies: 105
Views: 10,081
Posted By Jaba
Was there for a couple of hours, couldn't stand...

Was there for a couple of hours, couldn't stand the cold wind for much longer with no jacket :p

Looked like the perfect day for it! Hopefully have my car ready for the next one.
Forum: Parts For Sale 26-09-2016, 10:20 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 1,213
Posted By Jaba
ZZ502, T400 + more

Have my ZZ502 BBC + built T400 for sale.

Motor was a new crate motor from the states which has since been rebuilt to the below specs.
Rotating Assembly: Block is a gen VI zz502, 4.5 bore size and...
Forum: Western Australia 24-09-2016, 11:08 PM
Replies: 105
Views: 10,081
Posted By Jaba
What's the go with spectators tomorrow guys? :)

What's the go with spectators tomorrow guys? :)
Forum: Build Ups 28-07-2016, 11:56 AM
Replies: 469
Views: 87,518
Posted By Jaba
Looks awesome mate! Those aren't Ford falcon...

Looks awesome mate! Those aren't Ford falcon seats i spy are they :p
Forum: Western Australia 26-07-2016, 08:36 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,178
Posted By Jaba
Keen, tried to make the one this Sunday past but...

Keen, tried to make the one this Sunday past but ran into electrical issues leaving my estate :(

Woke the neighbours up for nothing :p
Forum: Build Ups 17-07-2016, 01:20 PM
Replies: 97
Views: 17,852
Posted By Jaba
Thanks for that 68! Ill have to add it to the...

Thanks for that 68! Ill have to add it to the list.





Cheers Chris i'd really appreciate that, i'll PM you.
Forum: Build Ups 16-07-2016, 10:47 PM
Replies: 97
Views: 17,852
Posted By Jaba
Will be running an electric throttle, just...

Will be running an electric throttle, just easier.

In regards to the sump ill just use the ATS one designed to fit the speedtech frame, as well as their mounts and headers. Just so it all fits...
Forum: Build Ups 16-07-2016, 06:50 PM
Replies: 97
Views: 17,852
Posted By Jaba
Hey guys, looking at going a bit crazy on the...

Hey guys, looking at going a bit crazy on the Camaro soon, specifically throwing the whole speedtech parts catalogue at it :D

Looking into the extreme subframe, torque arm rear, C6 Z06 brakes and...
Forum: Parts For Sale 07-07-2016, 07:43 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 4,640
Posted By Jaba
Had much intrest mate? My be time to do the same...

Had much intrest mate? My be time to do the same with my combo.
Forum: Build Ups 05-07-2016, 06:56 PM
Replies: 309
Views: 56,194
Posted By Jaba
Wow! Looks brilliant! Do you know how much work...

Wow! Looks brilliant! Do you know how much work it was to get the bumper to sit that flush?
Forum: General Discussion 31-05-2016, 08:28 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 4,328
Posted By Jaba
I actually really like TG US, the presenters are...

I actually really like TG US, the presenters are all a great match for one another, pretty much the perfect hosts imo.
Forum: General Discussion 31-05-2016, 02:34 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 4,328
Posted By Jaba
Couldn't stand Chris Evans, they've tried to copy...

Couldn't stand Chris Evans, they've tried to copy the show exactly and it just doesn't work with new hosts.

Bring on Clarkson's new show.
Forum: Western Australia 30-05-2016, 05:43 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,818
Posted By Jaba
Does anyone know what the go is with the parking...

Does anyone know what the go is with the parking area outside where all the street machines, hot rods etc park? Do you have to register to park in that area or just show up and they'll let you in if...
Forum: Build Ups 16-05-2016, 08:01 PM
Replies: 309
Views: 56,194
Posted By Jaba
Wow, awesome work. Love the firewall, huge...

Wow, awesome work. Love the firewall, huge inspiration.
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