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Old October 23rd, 2009, 01:55 PM   #1
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Default European Lead Sleds
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Old October 23rd, 2009, 02:37 PM   #2
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thats actualy quite cool :)
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Thats pretty wild.


How many different companies used a wide five bolt pattern?
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Now that IS pretty dope!!!
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Old October 23rd, 2009, 06:35 PM   #5
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How many different companies used a wide five bolt pattern?
1935 & 36 Ford's, 1930's -50's English Ford Anglias, and I'm sure more
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Pretty damn sweet!
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I love their "Safety First" approach!

Very Cool build!
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that guy was welding without a helmet or glasses in places.


owwwww. but nice build and good tunes on the vids.

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Another radical European Lead Sled:





Supposed to be built in England,
based (VERY loosely) on a Citroen.
Its registered as a Citroen bx 16 trs ,
1990 with a 1580cc engine.

Pics came from the UK Kustoms site.
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Old February 16th, 2010, 10:49 PM   #11
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Old February 17th, 2010, 05:51 AM   #13
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Another radical European Lead Sled:





Supposed to be built in England,
based (VERY loosely) on a Citroen.
Its registered as a Citroen bx 16 trs ,
1990 with a 1580cc engine.

Pics came from the UK Kustoms site.
Haven't found any build pics yet.

that is soooo cool....it made my pants tingle
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one of those vids are worth a dozen "reality" episodes like howe & howe or detroit bro's not to mention american whatever!
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1935 & 36 Ford's, 1930's -50's English Ford Anglias, and I'm sure more
The Brittish Ford's wheelpatterns were in inches though, not millimetres. But pretty close.
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Gotta say it's really cool that no matter where you go, there are a bunch of misfits like us!
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Cant imagine what it took to get that through MOT hats off!
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Supposed to be built in England,
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Its registered as a Citroen bx 16 trs ,
1990 with a 1580cc engine.

Pics came from the UK Kustoms site.
Haven't found any build pics yet.
That thing looks like it was pulled right out of a Stephen King story! Nice find Ian!
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good relative size pic



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The body on the black one is supposed to be Aluminum !!!!!
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It would be way cool to be able to park my Sled project next to this thing.
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Yours would almost look stock by comparison.
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