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Re: Turner 950S Seat Attachment

Posted by on Tue, Dec 30 2014 at 05:18 PM CST:

In Reply to: Re: Turner 950S Seat Attachment posted by Jay Carano on Wed, Dec 10 2014 at 09:38 AM CST:

: : Is there a "proper" mechanism to use to attach the original seats to my #30-201? Or are the seats simply bolted thru the holes in the floorboard? Some standard adjustable seat rails would be handy, if a type of donor vehicle is known.
: : Keith Parker, USA (prior member #609)

: The seats on your car are simply bolted to the floor. Drilling holes in the seat bottoms will give you the distance you need for comfortable seating. I have thought of, and experimented with, seat adjusters from donor cars, without satisfactory results. If a donor seat adjuster is installed under the seats of a Turner, it would make the seating position too high in the cockpit in my experience. Everyone is different, however, and you may find something suitable if you search around for a suitable apparatus.

: Jay Carano

Bolting the seats directly to the floorpan was a factory design intent to reduce racing weight in competition by eliminating seat runners.

Juddy Doi

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