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Forum: Honda Chat 24-01-2018, 02:31 PM
Replies: 8
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5 frames left for Spring 2018!

5 frames left for Spring 2018!
Forum: Honda Chat 17-01-2018, 12:54 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 549
Posted By meetthespeakers
MCM in my case is not man crush monday, but...

MCM in my case is not man crush monday, but McGee's Custom Minis. You can check out the link below. Wish they would have used my kit, but I don't do DOHC kit. I may have to try and see if one will...
Forum: Honda Chat 16-01-2018, 02:44 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 549
Posted By meetthespeakers
I wish! Makes me sad everytime I think about the...

I wish! Makes me sad everytime I think about the RHD floor mod.
Forum: Honda Chat 15-01-2018, 06:09 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 549
Posted By meetthespeakers
https://scontent.fphl2-3.fna.fbcdn.net/v/t1.0-9/26...

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Forum: Honda Chat 15-01-2018, 06:07 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 549
Posted By meetthespeakers
MCM Honda D Sohc Subframe

I think it's finally time to unveil the MCM subframe. I've been long time member on here and to make a long story short I have built lots of different engine converted minis with Minitec, Allspeed,...
Forum: Honda Chat 08-01-2018, 03:23 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 813
Posted By meetthespeakers
Just going from memory cause I also wanted to do...

Just going from memory cause I also wanted to do this many times.

As far as the allspeed frame the left top tube you will have to cut, move over, and remake to accept the left trans mount....
Forum: Non 16v Mini Chat 30-11-2017, 01:33 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 749
Posted By meetthespeakers
I just sent ya a friend request. If the stars...

I just sent ya a friend request. If the stars align would love to have a beer... but with that said I work 2 jobs and have a 2 small youngins. I'm gonna be going to rescue a 64 Mini possible this...
Forum: Honda Chat 29-11-2017, 08:25 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 674
Posted By meetthespeakers
So, you gonna post a build thread or what Austin?

So, you gonna post a build thread or what Austin?
Forum: Honda Chat 28-11-2017, 07:01 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,275
Posted By meetthespeakers
D-Series Sohc or B-Series Dohc?

D-Series Sohc or B-Series Dohc?
Forum: Non 16v Mini Chat 28-11-2017, 06:45 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 749
Posted By meetthespeakers
Go to cars and coffee in Great Falls, VA at...

Go to cars and coffee in Great Falls, VA at Katies Saturday early morning, 7-8am. If the weather is half decent there will be alot of cars!

https://www.celebrategreatfalls.org/cars-and-coffee/
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Forum: Honda Chat 05-04-2017, 01:49 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,940
Posted By meetthespeakers
Yes you get better throttle response and a hair...

Yes you get better throttle response and a hair more power, but it's got to be atleast a $1000 upgrade minimum not really budgeting for tuning time. So it's a hard answer, if I were staying NA, then...
Forum: Honda Chat 04-04-2017, 10:04 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,940
Posted By meetthespeakers
Mfactory is regarded as one of the best for...

Mfactory is regarded as one of the best for D-series. However there was also a stock LSD offered in the JDM S20... which I believe would have been coupled to a D15b Sohc.
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Forum: Honda Chat 03-04-2017, 12:28 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,940
Posted By meetthespeakers
Single piece driveshaft go with the limited mini...

Single piece driveshaft go with the limited mini space ?
Not sure what the question is here? D-series is nothing new in a mini, unequal halfshaft lengths have always been fine fitment wise....
Forum: Honda Chat 31-03-2017, 01:50 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,940
Posted By meetthespeakers
Chris, yes I am on the east coast near Annapolis,...

Chris, yes I am on the east coast near Annapolis, MD. The ITB's are a visually appealing, however there is a fair amount of work that needs to go into them to make them work. Plus having to run...
Forum: Honda Chat 30-03-2017, 08:06 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,940
Posted By meetthespeakers
Well this thread took off. Again, I'm not saying...

Well this thread took off. Again, I'm not saying buy my frame, buy my frame! Never have, I simply tried to list the pro's and cons of all the setups. Everyone's needs are different. I have tried,...
Forum: Honda Chat 29-03-2017, 04:07 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,940
Posted By meetthespeakers
Price is great, and plenty available d-series...

Price is great, and plenty available d-series civics for sale around here. Usually can buy a whole car for sub $1000 that has lots of life left in it, and either scrap the shell, or sell the rolling...
Forum: Honda Chat 28-03-2017, 04:55 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,940
Posted By meetthespeakers
D-series hands down IMO from experience. Weight,...

D-series hands down IMO from experience. Weight, size/packaging, cost, gearing. You can easily up the power and still come in lighter and have way better gear choices. Again, that's just my opinion. ...
Forum: Honda Chat 17-03-2017, 02:41 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,751
Posted By meetthespeakers
Joltfreak, do you have a facebook handle? ...

Joltfreak, do you have a facebook handle?

As far as the manifolds, its the angle of the dangle. Nothing available out of the box. I have done both plenum and itb's, it's just the nature of the...
Forum: Honda Builds 13-03-2017, 12:46 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 5,484
Posted By meetthespeakers
It could have fit, and did fit, albeit very...

It could have fit, and did fit, albeit very tightly. I think massaging the bulkhead a bit more and would have had ample room for engine torquing... but I also wanted to cover the speedo hole, and I...
Forum: Honda Chat 13-03-2017, 12:30 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,934
Posted By meetthespeakers
Yes, it does take some time to re-invent the...

Yes, it does take some time to re-invent the wheel. This was version 5 of the frame. I wanted to make one fit RHD, use stock suspension/arms/etc, have a non-removable front bar, keep it tucked up as...
Forum: Honda Chat 10-03-2017, 04:34 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,934
Posted By meetthespeakers
I just want to clarify that this is in no way or...

I just want to clarify that this is in no way or shape an advert for my frames. I haven't even advertised them yet officially as I am not there yet. I will when I'm ready though! I am excited that I...
Forum: Honda Chat 09-03-2017, 02:18 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,934
Posted By meetthespeakers
Dennis, I'll toss two frames on a pallet and...

Dennis, I'll toss two frames on a pallet and shoot it out to California then? ;)
Forum: Honda Chat 09-03-2017, 01:19 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,934
Posted By meetthespeakers
Yes, all subframes have some sort of compromise....

Yes, all subframes have some sort of compromise. Most people know these issues whether positive or negative, and you need to decide what is most important to you. Some one else chime in if I missed...
Forum: Honda Chat 08-03-2017, 11:46 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,934
Posted By meetthespeakers
If you click on the link above that someone...

If you click on the link above that someone posted earlier on, that is a customer of mine from New York. I am building his yellow 76 new zealand mini with my frame, d16 engine, obx individual...
Forum: Honda Chat 08-03-2017, 10:56 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,934
Posted By meetthespeakers
Wink All I can say is I have used: (1) - Watson...

All I can say is I have used:

(1) - Watson Frame with Honda B18c4 engine
(2) - Minitec ORIGINAL MTB frame with Honda B18c1 engine
(1) - Minitec MTD frame with Honda D15b engine
(6) - Allspeed...
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