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    Thanks bmorgil, I will keep this in mind. So if I...

    Thanks bmorgil, I will keep this in mind. So if I understand well, if my actual setup (pinion 10T, Drive 20T) is too fragile, I could make it tougher by increasing the Pinion number of teeth? For...
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    I agree, they will break. Nothing can be done...

    I agree, they will break. Nothing can be done about that but to buy all metal axles and transfer case. I don't know why but there seems to be a lot of enthusiast that still don't mind reprinting...
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    For me it was the biggest hurdle. Designing bevel...

    For me it was the biggest hurdle. Designing bevel gear is way beyond my understanding. I was stuck on this part for two weeks with no solution in sight. I'm very happy to have found a program that...
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    I had a hard time to design the bevel gear for...

    I had a hard time to design the bevel gear for the rear axle. Gears are way more complicated than I anticipated. Fortunately for me, someone developed an add-on program for my CAD that designs Bevel...
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    Looks great! That last picture is ver nice!

    Looks great! That last picture is ver nice!
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    Enjoy your rides!

    Enjoy your rides!
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    If I could only print one at full scale! ...

    If I could only print one at full scale!

    Here's the completed gearbox

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    Here's a video of it running

    https://youtu.be/rlaF07Awm1c
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    Thanks bmorgil, it does look great in chrome. ...

    Thanks bmorgil, it does look great in chrome.



    The main problem is toughness and heat resistance. There is some material that are most suited for this.

    Here's a table of different material...
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    Hopefully she'll be home soon! Worked on the...

    Hopefully she'll be home soon!

    Worked on the gearbox housing. Will print and test in the next couple of days.

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    Slow is good, I have to walk by it. Not planning...

    Slow is good, I have to walk by it. Not planning to build a F1. And yes we have real snow here, so 4x4 is a must. I envy your dry hot weather. Still two and half months before it's all melted. So is...
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    Thanks AJ-MJ A knowledgeable person told me...

    Thanks AJ-MJ

    A knowledgeable person told me that my original gearbox design was going to be a problem. The gear reduction was inadequate. With my configuration, the Willys would've run at 30mph.
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    Merci Stéphane, I will keep in touch for sure!

    Merci Stéphane, I will keep in touch for sure!
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    Salut Stéphane, I would love to see your GPW...

    Salut Stéphane, I would love to see your GPW after this covid stuff. I'm in Sherbrooke and wish to move to your area this year. All my family is in Montreal or the north shore. Now that I'm retired...
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    7450 7451 7452 7453 I'm selling the 1/10...

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    I'm selling the 1/10 for 125$ and the 1/8 for 150$ including shipping in Canada and US.

    Will put them on Etsy later this week. For you guys, I'll give you 25$ rebate if...
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    Thanks, I'm glad you are in for the ride. the...

    Thanks, I'm glad you are in for the ride.

    the 1/8 is now completed. Here are some pics of the whole family

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    Thank you bmorgil and okiemark! Well the RC...

    Thank you bmorgil and okiemark!

    Well the RC model will see the light of day.

    Today I received my hardware.

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    One of my main goal is to keep the overall appearance intact. Therefore I...
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    Thank you Guys! Just wanted to let you know...

    Thank you Guys!

    Just wanted to let you know that the 1/8 scale is coming along as well. Should have something to show within a week.

    I've put the files on sale a week ago. There is...
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    7396 7397 7398 7399 Thank you all for your...

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    Thank you all for your amazing support and friendship. It's truly appreciated!
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    Don't think so. I tried and it's harder than it...

    Don't think so. I tried and it's harder than it looks. I would need to study a lot more photoshop or gimp to be able to pull it off and in all honesty, I don't have the time. I hope that someone that...
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    Thanks bmorgil, I do not feel like a creator,...

    Thanks bmorgil, I do not feel like a creator, more of a copy cat, a very proud copy cat. When I started I had big hopes, but I also had doubts on my ability to pull it off. I did it and very very...
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    Thanks, it's also getting bigger! 7353. 7354....

    Thanks, it's also getting bigger!

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    Happy New Year Everyone! 2021 can only be better. Stay safe!
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    Thanks GM, The printing of the 1:6 scale is...

    Thanks GM,

    The printing of the 1:6 scale is underway. I need to make some changes because some parts are too big to fit on the bed. For instance when I get to the tub back portion, I had to cut...
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    Merry Christmas Az! Happy your getting her back...

    Merry Christmas Az! Happy your getting her back soon!
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    Thank you bmorgil and Az! Here's the new top....

    Thank you bmorgil and Az!

    Here's the new top. The fit is now perfect

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    I made this little addition that fit over the windshield and keeps it there.

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