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By manxter86 s 1350 Date 2009-01-07 08:54
hi everybody

my name is steff
I am 41 year old
I am from France
I own a french manxter: it's manxter#6-FR
I own it since 2 years but didn't have enough time to mount it, but now I'm ready to.....

I have been managing my company for 5 years, specialized in selling vw and buggy parts here in France (it was called Simili....) and for this reason I sold some Official Manx and Manxter kits.

I sold my company to a good guy called Bertrand, and he didn' t wait a long time to order his Manxter#8-FR kit...

So we have 2 Manxters to build this year....
- mine is "orange" with subaru EJ18 engine and American Racing Toq Thrust II 17" wheels.
- bertrand's is "chocolate" with 2165 type 1 engine and Porsche Fuchs 7x17" Replica Wheels.

We think we will have a lot of questions during the assembly of our kits, so we are very pleased to correspond with all the DBA community...........

Regards

Steff
By manxter86 s 1350 Date 2009-01-07 09:03
wowwww..........

I forgot to write my very first question:

Is there a "Manxter Registry" ???....

I found a Manx and a Manx SR Registry, but nothing about manxters.........if anyone had a link........thanks....
By Kustoms Date 2009-01-07 13:32
Welcome Steff. Feel free to join in any conversation you find. Just stay away from that Kustoms guy... Oh, wait. That's me. Never mind.
By Jay H (X-20) (ManxVair CC) Date 2009-01-07 13:42
Steff, I'd like to welcome you as well. I'm not sure about a Manx registry, but there are plenty of guys here that can assist you with any questions you may have during your build.

Post some pictures of your beauties when you have time. Hopefully either you or Bertrand has a digital camera.

Jay
By manxter86 s 1350 Date 2009-01-07 22:27
thank you for your support.........

http://simili.skynetblog.be you can see our 2 manxters with this link.....but I will make more pics in a few days.......

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By Mel Adjusted Date 2009-01-08 08:18
Hi Steff, and Welcome to Fun, Sun and a bunch of good people...
At my age.. Everything I buy comes with a lifetime guarantee..
http://mel-adjusted.zoints.com/
By mini volks Date 2009-01-08 15:55
Welcome, Nice looking buggy's. 
By manxter86 s 1350 Date 2009-01-08 22:29
thanks.....
By Tom & Kathleen I 639 Date 2009-01-19 02:40
If you are looking for some information on how to build a Manxter "S" (Subaru) go here - http://www.manxgallery.org/gallery/album437 . We did it last winter.  The car is a blast to drive with that much power.  Have fun, and I hope you have some fabrication ability.  Tom
Tom & Kathleen Manxter #16, Kick-Out SS #16 & FiberFab Buggy
Manx Club #1030, CVA, RBC, SCCA
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