Monthly Archives: May 2012

A crude approximation

To show what I’m working towards, I’ve gimped up a very rough-and-ready picture, showing not so much what the Land-Rover 170 will look like, but more how it will be fitted together from the original form of the vehicle and from the spare-parts vehicle. The dimensions aren’t quite consistent; an earlier attempt measured out wheel […]

Chassis detailing

Today I took the train to Doncaster to have a look at the chassis that Designa-chassis are building for me, and to discuss with them any alterations before sending it to be galvanized. The chassis is nearly complete, with another crossmember and the outriggers still to go on. I was immediately impressed by the quality […]