LAZY’S Rat Rod Build Part 2

LAZY’S Rat Rod Build  – Steps 10 to 19 click links  below        

front shock

Lazy’s Rat Rod Build – Step 10 – Front shocks   

This section will cover the mounting of the front shocks…………

LAZY’S Rat Rod Build – Step 11 – Leaf Spring

This should have been the easy part of the build, how hard can it be to fit a  ratrodleaf spring? …………..

LAZY’S Rat Rod Build – Step 12 -The Roof Chop

The Roof Chop is the part of the build I was looking forward to the most……….

LAZY’S Rat Rod Build – Step 13 – Front Fenders

Have been thinking for  a while how I can make a pair of front fenders, then it came to me…………. 

rat rod mud guard

lazys rat rod roof chop

LAZY’S Rat Rod – Step 14 – Radiator Grill or Not

Got a bit side tracked today, was going to fit the sun roof,decided to have a go and fit the radiator grill…………    ratrod grill 

LAZY’S Rat Rod Build – Step 15 – The Sun Roof

Before I take 10″ out of the middle of the Rat thought it would be an idea to finish other parts first as it will be less to cut, and hopefully it will make it easier to realign……….

ratrod

LAZY’S Rat Rod – Step 16- the Sun visor

When I cut off the front section of the cab I left approx. 6″ overhanging for the visor…………      

LAZY’S Rat Rod Build – Part 17 – Getting ready to section the body

I start to cut the body it had to be strengthened…………          

LAZY’S Rat Rod build – Step 17 – the body section continued

As previously stated 10″ would be the ideal measurement so with the wheels reversed they would stick out side the body……….

LAZY’S Rat Rod build – Step 18 – the rear axle

The axle is now in position, had to cut a couple of recesses in the body so to allow clearance for the axle………                      lazys rat rod steering wheel

LAZY’S Rat Rod Build – Step 18 a – the steering wheel

Well finally got the UJ for the connection between the steering box and steering column…….

LAZY’S Rat Rod Build – Step 19 – Bulkhead and windscreen

Well, have started to complete the bulkhead………..ratrod

 

 

 

 

This page is under development, November 2018. We will be adding each stage of Lazy’s Taxi Rat Rod build in sections to make it easier to follow the  build order. We will also be adding a separate discussion board for all topics.  Cheers Lazy……….