LAZY’S Rat Rod Build Part 3

LAZY’S Rat Rod Build  – Steps 20 to 29 click links  below

LAZY’s Rat Rod – Step 20 – The boot lidboot lid

This will be a short update as narrowing the boot lid only took two evenings.,,,,brake pedal

LAZY’S Rat Rod Build – Step 21 – Brake and throttle pedal mount

The plan is to mount the original pedal box from the cab ……

LAZY’S Rat Rod Build – Step 22 -Chassis Step Over 

Time to step the original chassis over the axle…. Well here we go; Box section has arrived and was cut to size……………..

LAZY’S Rat Rod Build – Step 23 – Rear 4 bars, spring mounts4 bars

Finally got the axle into position and jacked up the rear to see what ride height looked the best. Originally wanted …….  

LAZY’S Rat Rod Build – Step 24 – Fitting the seats     ratrod seatsratrod seats

Time to fit the seats, these were just for a change, purchased from ebay, as I remember they were originally out of a Triumph herald..gearlever….  

LAZY’S Rat Rod Build – Step 25 – Shifter and handbrake

Time to mount the shifter and hand brake. The shifter is a spare for my landrover, just started to offer it up ……….  calipers

LAZY’S Rat Rod Build – Step 26 – Brakes         Well its time to have a look at the brakes, starting from the front.     


LAZY’S Rat Rod Build – Step 27 – bits and bobs

As most of the large parts of the build have now been completed, I will keep you updated with some of the small parts that don’t need much explanation etc……..

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LAZY’S Rat Rod Build – step 28 – Body mods

This section will cover all the additional body mods….. rat rod body mods

  LAZY’S RAT ROD BUILD – Step 29 – Cooling system

Time to connect the hoses to the rear mounted radiator…..

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