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Poll What type of Sears Rascal dune buggy do you have???
Early small tail opening.... 5 38%
Late Larger Tail Box.... 7 54%
Sears Manx body with metalflake dash... 0 0%
Other Sears Catalog buggy .... 1 8%
By chuck b 2320 Date 2011-07-28 19:30
some more...

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By glassbuggy Date 2011-07-29 00:43
Chuck, First impression is that it is not, the dash is wrong for starters, also I don't believe the Rascal ever had the tire tub in the back seat. Ill see what matches up if I can
By chuck b 2320 Date 2011-08-02 12:45
ok, thanks. i was thinking at first a kellison sandpiper sp-1, then i saw the rascal. there is no tag or any other I D on the body. the dash is thin fiberglass and molded with the hood, and the hood has a ridge.
By wythac Date 2013-01-31 16:40
Wow, a year and a half with no posts on the Rascal page. Surely there aren't so few of us out there.....

If Chuck is still looking in, I would tell him what I am sure he knows by now, which is that he doesnt have a Rascal. Whatever it is, I am sure he has it well on its way to restoration.
By john h 3645 Date 2013-05-02 02:51
I just figured out what kind of buggy this is!  It's a shame there's no body here now.  Just in case I'll be posting pictures of the build,  the late model tail is now home to a 2.2 ecotec chevy motor.  I'm running a stock clutch so far. 0-60 in the mid 4s.

By john h 3645 Date 2013-05-02 03:14
Those are the before pics and I still have a lot to do. here are some recent pics

By john h 3645 Date 2013-05-02 03:22
I'll have to take some interior shots well it's late if anybody's out there say hey. nite
By ManxBug Date 2013-05-02 23:39
Holy Heck that's a lot of engine!
By john h 3645 Date 2013-05-04 16:46
yep but its very smooth and torquey.
By dustymojave Date 2015-04-22 00:06
Just an update on the glassbuggy post about RTS. Their webpage is no longer functional.
By glassbuggy Date 2015-06-13 04:16
Hi Rascallers !    I just found someone who may be able to Replicate the Sears Sticker and sent him a message, apparently Dune Buggy's were not the only thing they were put on ( wink)  So the ones he makes have an outer gold ring instead of the silver but otherwise it is the same blue prism sticker !  I will keep you posted - Bart

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By ManxBug Date 2015-06-16 04:14
hmmm... Top of a lawn mower?
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