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by gingofthesouth
Fri May 11, 2018 2:24 pm
Forum: Members Rides & Projects
Topic: gingofthesouth's Orangatang 510
Replies: 298
Views: 41033

Re: gingofthesouth's Orangatang 510

classicdat wrote:You still in town? Would be good to catch up.

Ill be down Saturday to pick up one of the cars.
My cell is in my profile. could look to catch up depending on how the loading goes and whether we have to stay overnight in Chch.
by gingofthesouth
Sun May 06, 2018 12:44 pm
Forum: Members Rides & Projects
Topic: gingofthesouth's Orangatang 510
Replies: 298
Views: 41033

Re: gingofthesouth's Orangatang 510

Don't really have one. Too many things to do before I push the wick more than 1 bar. Need to upgrade the diff and UJ rear, the gearbox will need upgrading to an RB25DET box, a better cooler and uprated valve springs to stop valve bounce. Has everything else there ready to make plenty more though. I ...
by gingofthesouth
Tue May 01, 2018 12:16 am
Forum: Members Rides & Projects
Topic: 2 doors 1200 2door sedan / Nearly cert ready
Replies: 487
Views: 56643

Re: 2 doors 1200 2door sedan / Nearly cert ready

Sweet updates. I always feel like my build takes two steps forward. One step backward. So frustrating. The reward is when the boost comes on though :badgrin:
by gingofthesouth
Tue May 01, 2018 12:07 am
Forum: Members Rides & Projects
Topic: gingofthesouth's Orangatang 510
Replies: 298
Views: 41033

Re: gingofthesouth's Orangatang 510

DJZ wrote:Is that an electric bonnet popper? Does it smoke up those tyres pretty well?

Yeah, I have poppers on all four doors, boot and bonnet.
Haven’t put the foot down, driven the car only once.
Once this wiring is sorted though...
by gingofthesouth
Mon Apr 30, 2018 3:37 pm
Forum: Members Rides & Projects
Topic: gingofthesouth's Orangatang 510
Replies: 298
Views: 41033

Re: gingofthesouth's Orangatang 510

Took car to Wellington HardPark and made it into NZPC and other websites. IMG_0638.jpg IMG_0503.jpg IMG_0467.jpg Been working on replacing all the wiring in the car with help from a friend of a friend. He is a sparky and doing all the nice wiring. The ugly stuff is mine haha Getting there. Hopefully...
by gingofthesouth
Mon Apr 30, 2018 10:47 am
Forum: Website / Forum / Ideas or Problems
Topic: We need your feedback!!!!!
Replies: 2
Views: 1073

Re: We need your feedback!!!!!

From Wellington Drive a bunch of shit but soon to be 510 and R32 GTR 1. Weekend or day events? Single day events are better. 2. For day events, are full day or half day events better? Depends on the event, but 11 - 5pm is good. Back for kids stuff. 3. Is there any interest in night events? Night dra...
by gingofthesouth
Fri Apr 27, 2018 8:07 pm
Forum: Upcoming Club Events / Meets
Topic: Datsun Nationals 2018
Replies: 7
Views: 738

Re: Datsun Nationals 2018

It was combined one year, separate the next year, combine (but opposite island) the following year.
by gingofthesouth
Tue Feb 27, 2018 9:54 am
Forum: Members Rides & Projects
Topic: DJZ's 280ZX
Replies: 707
Views: 80394

Re: DJZ's 280ZX

You're a talented bugger aren't ya?
Just caught up on the thread. New WoF. Mean!
That facility you have looks so good too!
For the centre stay, my intercooler has a bridge from support to the base of where the bonnet latch is and that works damn well.
by gingofthesouth
Tue Dec 05, 2017 11:04 am
Forum: Members Rides & Projects
Topic: gingofthesouth's Orangatang 510
Replies: 298
Views: 41033

Re: gingofthesouth's Orangatang 510

broke wrote:Good progress there, post pics of your crossmember once it's done please. The kit is not easy to weld on!


Just stripping the under seal overspray off before reassembling but here are the pics of the welds.
Uploading from my phone without checking pics so took many lol.
by gingofthesouth
Tue Nov 21, 2017 7:27 pm
Forum: Members Rides & Projects
Topic: gingofthesouth's Orangatang 510
Replies: 298
Views: 41033

Re: gingofthesouth's Orangatang 510

Took the rear subframe out of the 510 today and dropped it off with the adjustable rear kit from a Datsport for welding.
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