Side tracked

Suspension modelling is a very important and vital part of any custom Haynes Roadster design. Ignoring it and following the crowd is not how designs progress.

Step One

For this Haynes Roadster build I have decided to start again.

Plan of Attack

Before straightening the chassis I had to decide whether it was worth saving.

Chassis Type

It was concluded that my chassis was a modified McSorley 442. The measuring process also showed that several measurements did not completely line up with the drawings.

Chassis Collection

Having debated building a Super Seven style car for decades, when a chassis came up on eBay with a reserve of only £0.99, temptation and curiosity took hold