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06-04-2019, 11:20 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,817
Posted By reddozen

Bump

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Forum: Rotary Swaps
05-17-2019, 07:47 AM
Replies: 82
Views: 9,216
Posted By reddozen

This is true... probably the best bet for what...

This is true... probably the best bet for what you do.
Replies: 56
Views: 12,013
Posted By reddozen

Welcome to the RX8... hahahah

Welcome to the RX8... hahahah
Forum: Rotary Swaps
05-16-2019, 08:07 AM
Replies: 82
Views: 9,216
Posted By reddozen

Lance, You're not wrong... hahaha once the...

Lance,
You're not wrong... hahaha once the motor's ready, I'll start doing more body work again. Want to pull all the subframes, powedercoat everything, and replace every rusted bolt under the car....
Forum: Rotary Swaps
05-14-2019, 11:03 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 9,216
Posted By reddozen

Undertray isn't big enough to attach to this...

Undertray isn't big enough to attach to this bumper. I'm not going to have one made until the 20b is in the car.

Team, Here's the coutout fenders...
Forum: Rotary Swaps
05-14-2019, 11:45 AM
Replies: 82
Views: 9,216
Posted By reddozen

Dragger, glad to see you're still lurking around....

Dragger, glad to see you're still lurking around. This will be an interesting build for sure if I can ever get everything nailed down. Will still probably be a year or 2 before it's drive-able with...
Forum: Rotary Swaps
05-14-2019, 08:01 AM
Replies: 82
Views: 9,216
Posted By reddozen

Probably not a billet shaft. Extra expense isn't...

Probably not a billet shaft. Extra expense isn't justified on 500 WHP, and any billet shaft, on top of the high price, will have to be balanced with the rotating assembly too for another cost. If...
Forum: Rotary Swaps
05-13-2019, 10:24 AM
Replies: 82
Views: 9,216
Posted By reddozen

In other news, I said to hell with it... we're...

In other news, I said to hell with it... we're looking for a new eshaft. Getting back on track for the NA build.
Forum: Rotary Swaps
05-13-2019, 10:23 AM
Replies: 82
Views: 9,216
Posted By reddozen

I'm sure most have already seen it, but here's a...

I'm sure most have already seen it, but here's a recent pic from DGRR.
https://cimg7.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.rx8club.com-vbulletin/1300x671/my_car_fad135c3c7de60df6a439b0b387a353f8028f369.jpeg
04-25-2019, 01:21 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,817
Posted By reddozen

Japan parts repackaged everything into a huge...

Japan parts repackaged everything into a huge box. They shipped my RE tail lights, and the auto exe trunk in the same box. Plus, that was close to 2 years ago. The fenders sat with my car at a body...
04-22-2019, 01:17 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,817
Posted By reddozen

Bump

Bump
04-12-2019, 07:48 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 5,218
Posted By reddozen

Online registration ends Monday the 15th at...

Online registration ends Monday the 15th at midnight.
04-04-2019, 03:19 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 742
Posted By reddozen

What do you mean by "covers"? All our bumpers are...

What do you mean by "covers"? All our bumpers are basically covers. If the bumper is cheap, then it's probably either poorly made, doesn't fit well, or is a knock off.

There aren't many fiberglass...
03-25-2019, 03:21 PM
Replies: 11,228
Views: 692,522
Posted By reddozen

There's always a way... I'm thinking about wiring...

There's always a way... I'm thinking about wiring in my stock ECU alone with the stand alone, and only letting the stock ECU have the information it "needs"... I think I'm going to supercharge my...
03-25-2019, 07:33 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,817
Posted By reddozen

Bump

Bump
03-19-2019, 02:06 PM
Replies: 11,228
Views: 692,522
Posted By reddozen

Just know that if you go with a full stand alone...

Just know that if you go with a full stand alone like adaptronic, you will not pass emissions because they do not handle the OBD2 things like the OEM ECU.
Forum: Rotary Swaps
03-08-2019, 10:43 AM
Replies: 82
Views: 9,216
Posted By reddozen

Motor wont be ready for DGRR. Still planning some...

Motor wont be ready for DGRR. Still planning some things with the build anyway. The car will still be there, just no 20b yet. Maybe next year... I also updated the first post a little.

Oil pan is...
03-07-2019, 08:23 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 5,218
Posted By reddozen

Just a reminder to everyone... The price will go...

Just a reminder to everyone... The price will go up next Friday (3/15) to $40/person, and we will no longer guarantee T-Shirt sizes. We will need to place the order for shirts soon.
02-27-2019, 08:13 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,817
Posted By reddozen

Bump

Bump
02-26-2019, 03:51 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 12,863
Posted By reddozen

Not sure what that has to do with the Leg...

Not sure what that has to do with the Leg Motorsports RX8 Vision bumper but ok... hahahah
Forum: Canada Forum
02-22-2019, 07:21 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 952
Posted By reddozen

Late online registration is actually 3/15. So you...

Late online registration is actually 3/15. So you have a little longer at $35.
02-20-2019, 03:01 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 12,863
Posted By reddozen

Stiffer, lighter, and stronger material. He's...

Stiffer, lighter, and stronger material. He's also going to improve a few issues I found with mounting the Leg version like attaching it to the bottom of the oil cooler to keep the bottom from...
02-19-2019, 03:18 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 586
Posted By reddozen

This may be useful to you if you've never dealt...

This may be useful to you if you've never dealt with turbo rotaries before. The math is a little different because we take more air than a piston engine. Most calculators don't take this into account...
02-19-2019, 02:43 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 12,863
Posted By reddozen

It will be about the same price as the other...

It will be about the same price as the other bumper costs to buy and ship ($3,000), but made of actual carbon fiber instead of fiberglass matting. You can also get whatever kind of weave you want for...
02-19-2019, 09:25 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 6,431
Posted By reddozen

It honestly takes a LOT to hydro lock a rotary....

It honestly takes a LOT to hydro lock a rotary. You'd have to suck in a significant amount of water... Like 9k's example... driving through a 4in puddle with a low mounted CAI... probably. I would...
02-07-2019, 08:25 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 5,218
Posted By reddozen

I'm sure about 100 or more people will register...

I'm sure about 100 or more people will register as we get closer.
02-07-2019, 08:25 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 5,218
Posted By reddozen

I'll have the RX8. 20b swap will not be done, so...

I'll have the RX8. 20b swap will not be done, so I'm trying to wrap up some body work issues.
02-04-2019, 02:58 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 12,863
Posted By reddozen

Correction... bumper is fiberglass with a poorly...

Correction... bumper is fiberglass with a poorly laid out carbon portion. The carbon is very distorted and the weave does not flow well where it's visible.

I'm having the bumper remolded, and made...
Replies: 56
Views: 12,013
Posted By reddozen

Taken from the link... Essentially since the...

Taken from the link... Essentially since the motor has no overlap, exhaust manifolds do nothing because there's no such thing as exhaust gas savaging if there's no open port to pull it out of the...
Forum: Rotary Swaps
02-04-2019, 07:35 AM
Replies: 381
Views: 68,757
Posted By reddozen

I have an extra 5 speed... I went with a 370z...

I have an extra 5 speed...
I went with a 370z transmission instead. May want to look into it. Link below for the adapter kit.
...
01-29-2019, 03:16 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,817
Posted By reddozen

Still available.

Still available.
01-16-2019, 07:29 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 5,218
Posted By reddozen

Correction... That was an old date based on the...

Correction... That was an old date based on the event being in April.

On 3/15/2019, T-shirt sizes will no longer be guaranteed, and the price will go up to $40. This is one of the largest rotary...
Forum: Rotary Swaps
01-11-2019, 06:03 AM
Replies: 82
Views: 9,216
Posted By reddozen

I do not have that. Sorry

I do not have that. Sorry
Forum: Rotary Swaps
01-10-2019, 03:44 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 9,216
Posted By reddozen

It's a complete roof. The factory roof's tack...

It's a complete roof. The factory roof's tack welds are cut, then this is glued and riveted in. I had it installed to BMW / Porsche / Audi standards by a guy certified by them.

It's a 5lb roof....
Forum: Rotary Swaps
01-09-2019, 10:52 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 9,216
Posted By reddozen

Pictures really don't do this roof justice. It's...

Pictures really don't do this roof justice. It's pretty awesome. Now to find someone that will do the rest of the bodywork I need.....
...
01-05-2019, 01:52 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,817
Posted By reddozen

Still available.

Still available.
Forum: Rotary Swaps
12-14-2018, 03:42 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 9,216
Posted By reddozen

Carbon zylon roof for the car. Pictures dont do...

Carbon zylon roof for the car. Pictures dont do it justice. Metalic bronze. I'll add some pictures once its installed.

http://www.marshpowerhousefab.com/
Insta: @marshpowerhousefab...
12-13-2018, 02:13 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 12,863
Posted By reddozen

The whole bumper is carbon, but they use a black...

The whole bumper is carbon, but they use a black gel-coat and only expose the carbon around the mouth and fog lights.
12-12-2018, 07:13 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 5,218
Posted By reddozen

Good question. I'll get with Phil and we'll try...

Good question. I'll get with Phil and we'll try and start piecing something together.
12-12-2018, 12:02 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,817
Posted By reddozen

TN Panspeed Widebody Fenders F & R

Brand new Panspeed widebody fenders. Front and Rear. Will even throw in the EVO-R carbon vents for free. Asking $850. Current retail is about $930 plus over $1000 in shipping from Japan. Great deal...
Forum: Rotary Swaps
12-11-2018, 10:02 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 9,216
Posted By reddozen

it will probably sit at about 600WHP with the...

it will probably sit at about 600WHP with the street tune, with traction control, and a 370z transmission. Should be very derivable. Actually, The turbo should be about the same price, but my issue...
Forum: Rotary Swaps
12-06-2018, 05:23 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 9,216
Posted By reddozen

Thought I'd give an update since it's been a...

Thought I'd give an update since it's been a while.

With the S2 swap the Panspeed fenders will require too much work to match with the S2 lights and to widen them. I have gone with the Lions Kit...
10-31-2018, 07:59 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 5,218
Posted By reddozen

Rotors are with Chip, and he's also making a...

Rotors are with Chip, and he's also making a billet oil pan. Once those are back, Myles can stack the block, and it can go off to the fabricator to build the turbo plumbing and exhaust. Still have to...
10-30-2018, 09:49 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 5,218
Posted By reddozen

I really hope the 20b will be ready and running...

I really hope the 20b will be ready and running in time... I'm getting kinda nervous though...
10-28-2018, 11:31 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 5,218
Posted By reddozen

DGRR 2019 - May 1-5, 2019

Website: www.dealsgaprotaryrally.com
Event Dates: May 1-5, 2019

Online Registration Starts: 10/28/2018 ($35 per person)
Late Online Registration (No Guaranteed T-shirt Sizes): 2/1/2019 ($40 per...
04-24-2018, 10:54 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 12,863
Posted By reddozen

probably the best fitting bumper out of the box...

probably the best fitting bumper out of the box I've ever owned. solid quality....
04-16-2018, 11:54 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 3,558
Posted By reddozen

8 days... online registration ends this Sunday.

8 days... online registration ends this Sunday.
02-02-2018, 08:22 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 3,558
Posted By reddozen

We're counting it down... around 80 days till the...

We're counting it down... around 80 days till the event. It will come fast. Who all is coming this year?
Replies: 57
Views: 30,849
Posted By reddozen

The OEM from Mazda is Exedy. Did you have the...

The OEM from Mazda is Exedy. Did you have the "Mazda Speed" Stage 1 HD clutch from Exedy? they found issues with that pressure plate and throughout bearing and discontinued it.
Forum: Rotary Swaps
01-01-2018, 12:28 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 9,216
Posted By reddozen

ProMaz in Australia has a universal subframe...

ProMaz in Australia has a universal subframe they've made.
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