Wanted, Chassis stands

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Wanted, Chassis stands

Im looking for a pair of mobile chassis stands, so I can build a new car I'm working on. Ideally something like the ones from Machine Mart, with wheels on, so I can move it around in my garage. 

https://www.machinemart.co.uk/p/12901-sealey-vmd001-vehicle-moving-d/

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Steve

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Hi Steve I used a pair of low level bandstand trestles,nice height for working,
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Be careful with the height. You can lift the chassie on to any stands but another thing getting a nearly complete car down

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Be careful with the height. You can lift the chassie on to any stands but another thing getting a nearly complete car down

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I did the initial bit of a rebuild with the car on bandstands, I got it down with an engine crane at each end. I put the engine and gearbox in once it was on the ground. If you want it mobile you could use fence posts to link the bandstands and attach decent casters. I didn't as I just wanted to bend down less.

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Steve, when I refreshed my car a few years ago I bit the bullet and invested in a pair of mobile axle stands - I wish I'd bought them sooner! Obviously a bit more of an investment than normal stands but they're already getting some serious use, currently the Mini I'm working on is supported at a nice working height. They appear to have increased a little in price but I'd definitely buy again.

Some more info in this thread: https://www.lotus7.club/forum/techtalk/mobile-axle-stands-0

Stu.

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To be fair they look way better than my trestles, but I already had them in the shed