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    Re: Sandringham july 6th2019

    We won't be there with the Marlin. Not enough hours to finish everything
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    Re: White Roadster at Kelsall

    I really love to hear about things like that Dave. See you at Oswestry. We call Bruce Dave now? Like Trigger called Rodney.
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    Re: White Roadster at Kelsall

    Hi Dave I'm going to the Ironworks but with my Ser1 Landrover. I was hoping to take the Roadster to Sandringham behind the Ser1 but its not ready and no A frame.
  4. Thread: Fan Rotation

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    Re: Fan Rotation

    Cheers for that Steve.
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    Fan Rotation

    I bought a second hand fan and now have a problem. It is probably off a Vauxhall ,marked GM. It works both ways, but, one way air blasts out the other it doesn't. In the 'Car builder' catalogue it...
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    Sandringham july 6th2019

    Is this meeting still on? I can't find it.:confused:
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    Re: Proof of club membership

    Cheers for that Paul.
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    Re: Proof of club membership

    I may be a bit thick here but, do we not get membership cards? I haven't had one for years and I haven't needed one. My insurance asked if I was a member and accepted my word. I know a couple of...
  9. Thread: Coil overs

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    Re: Coil overs

    Good result. This could be a winter plan. Duncan ,what is your 'device' it looks awsome!
  10. Thread: A few photos

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    Re: A few photos

    Hi Nigel. Lovely Pics. What colur Blue is the Marlin? That is a gorgeous teardrop. The door is not very big compared to some. I'm not surprised it took so long to build. A few years ago I bought a...
  11. Thread: Coil overs

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    Re: Coil overs

    Hi Nigel ,lovely job, it does look as if you have plenty of ground clearance! From the shallows of my wisdom a shorter shock should work but I would be inclined to talk to a suspension specialist. It...
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    Re: Coil overs

    Cheers for that Nigel. Love the Teardrop, Who built it?
    Dave
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    Re: Coil overs

    Hi Nigel, If you don't get help here I sugest you try 'The Race & Rally Car Source Book' . When you say you converted to Coil overs what did you do? I have thought of doing this but was not madly...
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    Re: De Lorien Marlin

    Bits only fall off because they rattle. If the bolts are tight they don't. It is difficult to bolt paint on, you need big washers!
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    Re: Rusty Headlamp Shell

    Very smart!
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    Re: De Lorien Marlin

    Maybe one of the robotic mowers so that the human can get on wiyh more fulfilling tasks. Will lacquer bond to ally without etch primer? If I don't use etch primer on the Landrover the paint will...
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    Re: Spiyda Gauge Matcher v4

    Just a reminder, I cut out the Ford sender and soldered in a Marina sender. A bit of jiggling to get the float swing right and I now have a full scale fuel gauge.
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    Re: Stafford Ride It

    Hi Gareth, Yes I remember the posts. I found a small 'snail' blower and rigged it up with 3 hoses, 1 for each carb and 1 for the exhaust, but in the hot weather we had at Easter it was not enough....
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    Re: Stafford Ride It

    My Roadster is prone to fuel vaporising( fuel pump rattling and engine misfiring) in hot weather and slow traffic. So I have lifted the front N/S edge of the bonnet and put a small block of wood in....
  20. Thread: Stoneleigh

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    Re: Stoneleigh

    David, good idea at any group meeting where not everone is known. h-m-c Might it be possible to fit over-center clips to the cant rail so the hood can finally be fitted and clipped after entry? I...
  21. Thread: Stoneleigh

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    Re: Stoneleigh

    Best Beloved and I hav silar problems. Ingress is OK but egress can be problematic. Even worse if the hood is up! I was thinking that if a full roll cage was fitted, an electric hoist with a sling...
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    Re: Trunnion trouble

    Are these the 'Lubricated for life' type that you have to change because you can't lubricate them properly?
  23. Thread: Jrr 929 d

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    Re: Jrr 929 d

    Gorgeous car, a long way from being a donor. Jealous!
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    Re: Jrr 929 d

    Alfa GTV, abeautiful car, but, not noted for reiability. Are you waiting for the body to drop off to use the engine in a Marlin? :p
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    Re: Jrr 929 d

    Don't you have AA relay? You get it there they fetch it back and it saves petrol! Seriously, when you need confidence in a vehicle knowing 'Relay' is there is a big help. It has been known (by me)...
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