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    Re: Fake Marlin in Auction?

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    Re: Fake Marlin in Auction?

    i remember this as well...but it was just a piece of paper stating "Marlin Owners Club" this "Marlin'" doc was cleverly placed by the former seller just to give his "fake" an authentic touch.

    and...
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    Re: Fake Marlin in Auction?

    so again a misleading sales description....this car is NOT a marlin.
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    Re: Fake Marlin in Auction?

    Vincent...thats the Kit i was thinking when watching the rear of the car. the rest looks individually made.

    IMO its a modified vincent-kit or a complete homebrew, using a triumph...
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    Fake Marlin in Auction?

    https://www.carandclassic.co.uk/auctions/1970-triumph-marlin-kit-car-MgD1Mn

    i dont remember the name of the other kit-manufacturer...but looks like somebody built a kit using a Marlin V5c to...
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    Re: Import a Marlin to Sweden ?

    all european countries have their own laws in terms of car-registrations...this said, the majortiy of countires have the same regulations when it comes to emissions:

    emissions are related to the...
  7. Re: New front wing stays, old ones broke again

    you have spent hours in those new wing-stays: compliments for your crafsmenship, but there is a reason why on EVERY kitcar with front cylce-wings the wing-stays are flat above the wheel. your wings...
  8. Re: Sportster owners - your help is requested

    http://www.t1000.co.uk/ad_designs/prnt_ads_orig/sportster_bmw_infront_3c_800.jpg


    https://www.msportster.co.uk/factory-visit/nggallery/page/3

    the green one is mine
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    Re: another rear wing??

    long time ago....now some news.

    i had time fo bring the car to a local spray-shop.

    old wings removed, the new ones prepared for fitment...and here we go....they are again not the same...
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    Re: Sportster

    i might sell my works prototype sportster----3.5 Rover v8, engine is the one from des hamils book "how to powertune rover v8"...

    pictures when it was still in marlin´s ownership here:...
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    Re: Prices going up !!!

    on the market of "niche vehicles" its difficult to evaluate the real value of a car.

    comming to kitcars it will be even more difficult. kitcars, imo, have no real value and they will never...
  12. Re: Marlin Sportster V8 TVR 4.5 | V-649LDV | Vehicle-History

    http://www.t1000.co.uk/ad_designs/prnt_ads_orig/sportster_bmw_infront_3c_800.jpg

    the kawasaki green one is mine!!! also v8 powered.
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    Re: Stopping non club members posting !

    maybe thinking outside the box?

    for example at the locostbuilders forum?

    without account, you can, at least, read the forum (and its subforums)
    if you create a (free of charge) standard...
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    Re: Stopping non club members posting !

    i´m owning several kitcars....and they even change regulary. so, if i would pay to every club/forum a membership-fee, i would be poor.

    sorry folks, if i need to pay, my knowledge will be not...
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    Re: speedo sensor

    if you want a "cheaper" GPS solution , but still an anlaogue instrument, you can buy this one:
    ...
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    Re: Alfa 1750 dipstick?

    105sump has less height but therefore is wider
    116sump is much higher, but less wide
    the dipstick reads the level, starting from the block.

    7L in a less high, but wider sump will result into...
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    Re: speedo sensor

    not only the same axle-ratio, also the same wheel / tyre size as the car where the speedo-drive comes from
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    Re: New Member from Rome Italy

    any 20W50 oil will work...even the cheapest one....

    you need to consider that today´s oils are much better than in the 60ies / 70ies when those engines have been constructed.

    what i want to...
  19. Re: Chassis number (triumph marina hybrid)

    are you sure the FFVE would accept a "triumph" V5c , even the car isnt a triumph?
  20. Re: Chassis number (triumph marina hybrid)

    by european law the chassis-number must be on the chassis. a plate screwed or riveted to the body or to the chassis is not ok.

    the number should be on the right side, front of the chassis,...
  21. Re: searching for crossflow engine (1600)

    http://www.marktplaats.nl/a/auto-onderdelen/motor-en-toebehoren/m963432571-escort-mk2-1600-kent-motor.html?c=8c285449651fa109c354bbabe740c1b&previousPage=lr#

    this one?

    do i understand right.,...
  22. searching for crossflow engine (1600)

    i´m searching a ford x/flow engine...original spec or tuned ...any offers welcome, as long as it has a 711 block.

    if you could prepare the engine for shipping, this would be even more...
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    Re: V8 Roadster

    interesting...lets see how much the rice will climb as (imo) the buy-now is a bit too optimistic.
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    Re: 1.8 TC Roadster on E bay

    looks nice....but carbs without trumpets or filter is not a good solution.
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    Re: Roadster

    still running on morris V5c...even it seems to say "marina special" its , under the actual laws, not correctly registered.

    could be updated with the DVLA if enough prove, could also end with an...
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