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by DARK STAR
Sun Jul 22, 2018 9:39 pm
Forum: Other 4 Wheeled Reliants
Topic: Rebel Tyre Size?
Replies: 1
Views: 71

Rebel Tyre Size?

I'm not very good at sums but it seems to me a 5,50 tyre would have a height of about 11 cm
so you would need more like a 155/70, if that exists ?
by DARK STAR
Sun Jul 22, 2018 9:30 pm
Forum: Coupé
Topic: Bonnet and boot light switches
Replies: 3
Views: 109

Bonnet and boot light switches

Yes mine is a mixture, with a mercury switch at the front which works but I don't trust it so no bulb in the socket 8)
and a plunger switch at the back by the boot latch.
by DARK STAR
Sun Jul 22, 2018 9:25 pm
Forum: Se5/5a
Topic: Rear shock mountings
Replies: 5
Views: 105

Rear shock mountings

Thanks chaps, I thought it looked repairable by a competent welder (not me).
Since Max has already repaired and refinished his chassis it shouldn't pose too much of a problem.
by DARK STAR
Sun Jul 22, 2018 7:28 pm
Forum: Se5/5a
Topic: Rear shock mountings
Replies: 5
Views: 105

Rear shock mountings

Question from a french member.
Are the lower axle brackets available off the shelf or do they have to be made up?
by DARK STAR
Sat Jul 21, 2018 12:56 pm
Forum: Non-Technical Discussion
Topic: Good or Appropriate Number Plates
Replies: 1112
Views: 81048

Good or Appropriate Number Plates

Quite amusing, F1 4 RPM on a white BMW
by DARK STAR
Wed Jul 18, 2018 12:34 pm
Forum: Coupé
Topic: I'm Back
Replies: 7
Views: 344

I'm Back

Welcome back Neil, I look forward to progress reports.
by DARK STAR
Wed Jul 18, 2018 6:19 am
Forum: Project Progress
Topic: Coupe Build From Australia
Replies: 602
Views: 86437

Coupe Build From Australia

Agreed, David.
Bon rétablissement Victor.
by DARK STAR
Sat Jul 14, 2018 6:35 pm
Forum: Non-Technical Discussion
Topic: Good or Appropriate Number Plates
Replies: 1112
Views: 81048

Good or Appropriate Number Plates

6AVIN on a modern 'Mini' convertible (czech plates I think)

V6 DSS on a grey Lexus
by DARK STAR
Sat Jul 14, 2018 12:56 pm
Forum: Non-Technical Discussion
Topic: Good or Appropriate Number Plates
Replies: 1112
Views: 81048

Good or Appropriate Number Plates

Good lord, I didn't recognise you, Parker :D
by DARK STAR
Sat Jul 14, 2018 12:10 pm
Forum: Non-Technical Discussion
Topic: Good or Appropriate Number Plates
Replies: 1112
Views: 81048

Good or Appropriate Number Plates

Come on, you can't fool me, THIS is FAB 1 ...
by DARK STAR
Sat Jul 14, 2018 6:02 am
Forum: Non-Technical Discussion
Topic: Good or Appropriate Number Plates
Replies: 1112
Views: 81048

Good or Appropriate Number Plates

That opens a whole new world of possibilities, our postcode is 06600 so look out for it! Yesterday somewhere between Antibes and Nice D 21 on a grey Merdecedes. There you have another possibility as french departmental routes are D numbers ... but this was on the D 6009 8) PS incredibly, the spellch...
by DARK STAR
Tue Jul 03, 2018 9:12 pm
Forum: General Technical Discussion
Topic: scimitar SE6 wheel replacement
Replies: 6
Views: 229

scimitar SE6 wheel replacement

Looking at the photos I would say the Honda wheels have too much inset, but I can't remember the correct figures.
Someone will surely come up with them, or you can do a search on the forum.
by DARK STAR
Tue Jul 03, 2018 6:52 pm
Forum: General Technical Discussion
Topic: scimitar SE6 wheel replacement
Replies: 6
Views: 229

scimitar SE6 wheel replacement

You will need 10mm spacers on the front if you buy TR6-spec wheels.
17 inch wheels look like this on a Coupé ...
by DARK STAR
Sun Jul 01, 2018 9:28 pm
Forum: Picture Gallery and Photography
Topic: 50th birthday photo
Replies: 1
Views: 300

50th birthday photo

I think I posted this elsewhere but it ought to be in the gallery ...
by DARK STAR
Sun Jul 01, 2018 11:38 am
Forum: Non-Technical Discussion
Topic: Two Cobras and a Griffith
Replies: 1
Views: 144

Two Cobras and a Griffith

TVR's are close cousins to Scimitars so I feel justified in posting this link, one of the greatest races I have ever seen, making me think of Gerry Marshall and co at Crystal Palace (before many of you were born). https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ibeg58gRLD8 As an aside, the rubber steering on the Fe...

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