Finally got the build table up and levelled – which is harder than it sounds because the floor has a composite angle sloping towards the center of the room.
It’s built from 2x4s and a 4×8′ MDF sheet – again thanks to Pete K for trucking the sheet up the street from Home Depot.
The advantage of getting it (spirit) level is so you can use plumb lines and levels to get things truly parallel and perpendicular.
The first step is to build a cockpit mockup from lightweight wooden timber just to ensure that the Miata seats can be made to fit (and so can I!)
Then the next step is to obtain the tubular steel to build the space frame chassis:
The above thumbnail was taken from the McSorley 442 plans available from here :
Through the Cracks. Boomed Out Over 402008-06-24 09:33:31 by CRUD
Through the Cracks
Here is who we are. Were the generation that left small town America, moved to the city and got our degrees, Masters degrees mostly, and rode some of the economic booms in the 80s and 90s and then Boom !!! Were Busted. And now were Over 40 and living at home with our folks again. . Im so tired of hearing my old mother fart and piss and shit in the next room, since I sleep on the porch.
From something to nothing. Most I know were making at least 60,000 to 90,000. Some over 100.000, the 6 figure income dream of the 90s. Information Technology, Finance, Accounting all of those fields that our government controlled schools told us to go into in the 80s and funded our education through student loans and then they go and outsource it all. So we spent...
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