It’s been a while since I’ve had the time to focus on the blog side of this site, 2018 has been a crazy year for us and would like to say a huge thank you to all our customers and supporters!
As we roll out of 2018 and into 2019 expect some content to start appearing a bit more frequently. This post ultimately marks the first in what will hopefully be a long line of post showing the build progress of the ELATE MFG Soarer which we are planning to have ready before the 2019 Geelong Revival . The car will showcase a number of ELATE’s capabilities ranging from our current offerings through to new products and reverse engineered / modified components. The overall aim is develop and fit as many of our own products as possible, ambitious goal for sure but I’m confident we can make this work..
First off is this small mod to the factory auto surround. Steps involved scanning the origininal, working out the overall dimensions and details of the ‘manual’ insert in CAD, printing it out in carbon fibre filled PLA, cutting the profile out of the auto surround and carefully grafting in the insert using epoxies..