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Keeping with my vintage speed 356 inspired Okrasa engine build I bought a nice O/T crank pulley. These four hole items are found on early 356's....
  1.   Friday, 16 April 2021
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Another piece in the puzzle arrived today. Todays treasure is a 356 oil filler neck....
  1.   Wednesday, 14 April 2021
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For an authentic looking engine bay a Fram or Mann style bypass oil filter is a good nod to the original 356 engines and will definitely help give your engine bay that vintage Porsche look. Bypass filters are often dismissed as ol...
  1.   Wednesday, 14 April 2021
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Been a bit flat out with work so no real time to do anything on the build but have been doing a bit of daydreaming whilst standing at the lathe. I've somehow convinced myself that I should put together my Okrasa engine for the Speedste...
  1.   Monday, 29 March 2021
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After completing the collector for my DIY Sebring exhaust the next part that I need to tackle is making the silencers. I have already spent a bit of time doing some research to try and find some off-the-shelf items but due to the small...
  1.   Saturday, 13 March 2021
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