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ALUMINUM BODIED SPEEDSTER
TAIL SECTION - PAGE 1
 
PAGE 2
   
Orig. SolidWorks
SolidWorks Dwg.
Exploded View
Wood Items Cut
Layout Drawing
Individual Pcs.
of Pieces
on Water Jet
       
Fit Buck Base
Test Fit Other
Start to Assy
All Tail Buck
to Chassis Mount
Items to Frame
Tail Buck Pc's.
Items in Place
       
Back View of
Layout Diagonal
Notches Made for
Joint Runner
Tail Section Buck
Joint Runners
Joint Runners
Notch at Rear
       
Pre-Fitting Joint
Clamp Items at
Applied (2) Coats
Start with Paper
Runner Wood
Front of Tail Buck
of Varnish
Pattern for Side
       
Side Panel from
Top Panel from
Finished, But Not
Added Character
.060" Aluminum
.060" Aluminum
Welded Rear Pc's.
'Tab' at Front
       
Tools Used to Put
Match Marking
Jeff Newton Tack
Me, Jim Hery &
in Character Line
One Side Panel
Welding w/TIG
Jeff Newton
       
Forming Tool for
Installing Gas
Gring Down TIG
Gas Welded Both
Gas Filler Neck
Filler Neck Flange
Tack Welds
Outside & Inside