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Old 09-08-2012, 11:40 AM   #481
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Everything about your work is boss *******. I would pay out the *** for that fastback.
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So dumb question but is it removable once installed? How would one get to the battery?
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Old 09-11-2012, 09:42 PM   #483
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You talking about the fastback? Of course it is removable. And you get to the battery like normal.
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Old 10-04-2012, 06:54 PM   #484
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The first test fastback is almost done. still need to mount the trunk, windows and rubbers for the door glass.



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Old 10-05-2012, 12:46 AM   #485
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Everytime i see this thread load up i'm always so excited. Its because the progress is quick and always amazing.
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Old 10-05-2012, 03:00 AM   #486
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Well this is quick. I have the windows in now. You can see how much better it looks with the flush side windows matching the door glass. Rather than how the other fastbacks are done.





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hmmm making me want this
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Old 10-05-2012, 04:24 AM   #489
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hmmm making me want this
No kidding
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that right there is sexy...
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Old 10-05-2012, 10:36 AM   #491
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the only fastback I like. makes me laugh so hard at limpwarhorse.
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I like the autokonexion fastback and I'd still chose this one in a heartbeat.
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Old 10-05-2012, 01:44 PM   #493
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Make me one, please.
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Here is a video i took this morning,gives a better idea than some pics.

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Videos are always sexy so props for that sir.
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Bald head is sexy, props for that sir
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I have shaved my head since i was 21.

New video of the finished fastback.

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You need to find an economical way of shipping those tops to the states.
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You need to find an economical way of shipping those tops to the states.
How many can you fit in a 20' container
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It looks like the trunk lifts off, yes? Can you take a pic or video with it open/removed? Any tech stewards give you any crap about access to the battery? The project is fantastically awesome - thanks for sharing!
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