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Old 01-03-2010, 04:39 AM
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Gull wing manifold mold

Saw this on E-Bay, Gull Wing intake manifold mold. since these manifolds are NLA, new one`s can be produced.

A pricy little bugger

http://cgi.ebay.com/ebaymotors/Gullwing-Roadster-300SL-Intake-Manifold-Mold-Tools_W0QQcmdZViewItemQQhashZitem27adba9e09QQitemZ170418413065QQptZMotorsQ5fCarQ5fTruckQ5fPartsQ5fAc cessories

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Old 01-03-2010, 10:31 AM
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Saw this on E-Bay, Gull Wing intake manifold mold. since these manifolds are NLA, new one`s can be produced.

A pricy little bugger

http://cgi.ebay.com/ebaymotors/Gullwing-Roadster-300SL-Intake-Manifold-Mold-Tools_W0QQcmdZViewItemQQhashZitem27adba9e09QQitemZ170418413065QQptZMotorsQ5fCarQ5fTruckQ5fPartsQ5fAc cessories

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How does anyone know it's true? That would be a VERY pricy gamble. Besides, how hard would it be to make one using CAD and CMC nowadays?
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Old 01-03-2010, 11:18 AM
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How does anyone know it's true? That would be a VERY pricy gamble. Besides, how hard would it be to make one using CAD and CMC nowadays?
It would be hard to reproduce a cast part with a cnc mill since it wouldnt look cast.

plus all the welding and maching can add up
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