STAGE 012

 Return to the BUILD


“In this stage you’ll start building the gearbox, starting with the right half.

 

Contents


Parts

Materials: The Gearbox (Right) is metal and the other parts are plastic.

Build


Building the Right Gearbox

Step 1

Fit the pin and post of the Driveshaft through the matching holes on this side of the Brake Disc, as shown:

Step 2

Fit the exposed post of the Driveshaft through the matching hole at this end of the Driveshaft Housing, as shown:

Step 3

Secure the Driveshaft to the Housing from the inside with one (1) PS23 screw:

Step 4

Fit the pin and post of the Driveshaft Housing into the matching holes on the side of the Gearbox (Right), as shown:

Step 5

Secure the Housing to the Gearbox from the inside with one (1) PS01 screw:

Thoughts


As this Lotus had the engine mounted longitudinally, it makes sense that it had a transaxle type transmission attached.

Next Up


 Stage 013 – Gearbox (Left), Driveshaft Housing, Brake Disc, Driveshaft

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