Started on Sept. 17 by nocones

1978 MG Midget


1978 MG midget Undergoing some serious surgery. Full tube frame conversion in progress.

Latest updates
April 06
Body on for no apparent reason.

I needed the fenders and hood on to fit the pedals.. Yeah it’s tight like …

Feb. 13
Rearward HO!

So of course I decided I had to move the engine 5” back.. because I …

Nov. 14
Not dead yet!

Rumors of this projects demise have been greatly exaggerated. I finally got tired of the …

May 08
The List

I’ve generated a list of items that need to be completed before I will be …

May 07
Floor Pan flitted

I cut and riveted on the floorpan. It’s the first part attached to the car …

May 03
Chassis Paint

The chassis is now painted! Whooo! Sorry for the bad pictures.. phone, late at night …

April 18
Prepping for Paint

The time has come to paint the chassis. Finally. In effor to make that easier …

March 23
I builded a steering wheel

So I decided I liked the wood wheel but not the diameter so I built …

March 15
Boom! Two doors

2nd door hinges are on. And it fits almost the same as the other side. …

March 12
Doors and Stuff

Over the past few months I’ve finished all of the diagonals, gotten final body mounts …

Feb. 13
Rear fares fabricated

I fabricated all of the flares. I say fabricate as I still need to finish …

Jan. 16
Metal flares

I got the main part of the front fenders tacked in in steel. I still …

April 17
Flare Mockup

I mocked up the flares. I went with a DTMesque front flare with a JGTCish …

April 13
Body Mockup

So life has been a little exciting in the past couple of months. My wife …

Dec. 03
Roller DAY

A big day in the development of a car like this is always roller day. …

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