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    Default The all polished aluminum car body

    A while ago someone started a thread about an old Japanese guy that was building an all aluminum Z. The thread and links never continued past a door the guy built. This morning I went to a local Cars and Coffee in Hunt Valley, MD and saw a hand made beauty like this. (not this, or these cars)
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    The entire body is polished aluminum, no coating, just raw aluminum. It was friggin amazing and I wish I could have a Z like this, that is untill it comes to detail day. The owner of the car I saw today is also one of the owners of the company that builds the bodies (or so he said) a 427 SCJ Cobra replicar. Pictures do not do this thing justice.

    Anyway, has anyone seen the progress on the aluminum 240z?

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    Theres an all copper version of that car as well, i saw it in hot rod magazine a few months ago.
    http://www.hotrod.com/featuredvehicl...the_goddesses/

    The last time i saw the aluminum 240z come up i was given this link, and there doesnt appear to be any new info on it:
    http://www.studiotimecapsule.com/aluminum_datsun_240z
    Early 1974 260z
    https://sites.google.com/a/thecomputerrehab.com/260z/

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