F41 and aftermarket bracing diagrams (MORE pics added)

GuysMonteSS

Royal Smart Person
May 21, 2011
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can the frame rails not be boxed in?
I think somewhere in this thread UMI posted that they haven't boxed the frame on their Green Machine autocross car, with no visible signs of distress after several seasons of track use. Just their braces are installed on the car.
 
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Jim hopper

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Mar 29, 2017
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All this bracing talk got me to thinking.

A few hours later this is what I made up.

Frame with "stock" and aftermarket bracing:
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GM body braces, forgot to make a legend on this one:
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Now the tuff one to do, overlay:
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Hope you enjoy.
Thats nice but i bout the car all dune it was a race car that i am converting to street strip now but I believe its all dune thanks
 

ed1948

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Aug 6, 2016
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Re: DIY rear frame brace - I would like to see an 'as installed pic' please. Not too heavy?
 

melloelky

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Oct 22, 2017
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Re: DIY rear frame brace - I would like to see an 'as installed pic' please. Not too heavy?
I'm sorry this is the only picture i have of it installed.it's not very heavy,it's only 1/8 wall.
please disregard the rust pipe under the car :)
 
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