June 2018

RS8 Restoration
The chassis is slung ready for the lift
Lifted into the air…
… and lowered onto the waiting axles
The torque bar fastens the gearbox.
Fuel tanks are lifted into place.
The cab is prepared for fitting
…arm rests are welded onto the cab…
… and the cab is lowered onto the fuel tanks.
Everything is brought together and tightened up.
Linkages are prepared for the cab
May and June saw the axles and gearbox  reunited with the chassis and cab
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Brake arms are fitted to the chassis
Vacuum pipes are put into place
Engine mountings at the front…
… and rear.
newly painted vacuum tank.