1976 Datsun 260c

1976 Datsun 260c update

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A new brake master cylinder has been fitted and bled, now the brakes work as they should. The door jams have been painted with epoxy anti-rust paint. The colour is a good match for the black chosen for the rest of the car. The next step is to finish the rust repairs on the rest […]

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CNC Router Design Change

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I’ve rethought one of my primary design decision with the CNC router and decided to go with a fixed gantry – moving table design. This will decrease the working area from 900×800 to 700×800, however it will result in a far more rigid machine capable of easily cutting aluminium. The above rendering doesn’t show the […]

1976 Datsun 260c

Datsun 260c Rust Patch Panels

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The rust in the bonnet has been cut out and patched with new metal; the front of the sills have also had patch panels installed. OneSteel Zincanneal panels have been used to provide galvanic protection against future rust. The next step in the restoration will be the welding up of a few small holes in […]