Understeer is when you hit the wall with the front of the car. Oversteer is when you hit the wall with the rear of the car. Horsepower is how fast you hit the wall. Torque is how far you take the wall with you ...
Or ramblings on three originally Dutch TR7's (a 1976 FHC, a 1980 DHC and a 1981 Sprint powered FHC), including the work done to them and their (ab)use all over Europe. With some of my other passions thrown in from time to time ...
Wednesday, 15 April 2009
DHC report nr. 20; More under body protection removal
Finished removing the under body protection and seam sealant this evening. A few pictures of the work done;
The engine bay.
The front of the left hand sill.
The left hand mounting points for the back axle.
The left hand floor section.
The right hand front inner wing.
The inside of the left hand front suspension turret.
There are a few minor jobs left to sort before the body will be brought away for shot blasting and coating with an epoxy primer. Hopefully will finish these somewhere next week.
Also have to construct a body spit, most of the steel bits for which are already in the house;
I only need two pivot bearings, which will be sorted by a friend, and a few hours of welding and it should be OK.