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by efi_sprintgte
Wed Jul 18, 2018 10:01 pm
Forum: Project Progress
Topic: Grawpy
Replies: 57
Views: 6251

Grawpy

Fair play haha
by efi_sprintgte
Wed Jul 18, 2018 9:55 pm
Forum: Project Progress
Topic: Grawpy
Replies: 57
Views: 6251

Grawpy

scimjim wrote:
Wed Jun 20, 2018 10:36 pm

No pics until Sam has seen it :D
Are we allowed to see the secret colour scheme yet??

Top work Jim!!
by efi_sprintgte
Wed Jul 18, 2018 9:48 pm
Forum: General Technical Discussion
Topic: SE5 Electronic Ignition Options?
Replies: 11
Views: 261

SE5 Electronic Ignition Options?

scimjim wrote:
Wed Jul 18, 2018 8:55 pm
I have an accuspark (for a fraction of the cost of those).
Yeah, I’ve used that on standard road cars 4 times now. All good :)

I have to say... I don’t like lumination, they can be annoyingly unreliable.


I did 50,000 miles on a Aldon Igniter and that was fine too.
by efi_sprintgte
Tue Jul 17, 2018 9:44 pm
Forum: Project Progress
Topic: The Green Machine - Sprint Car Build
Replies: 28
Views: 1579

The Green Machine - Sprint Car Build

Top work PT Racing
by efi_sprintgte
Tue Jul 17, 2018 4:50 pm
Forum: Se5/5a
Topic: Rear Trailing Arms - Poly bush or rubber bush ?
Replies: 11
Views: 330

Rear Trailing Arms - Poly bush or rubber bush ?

My SE5a always squatted to one side under hard acceleration. The bushes hold the axle in a lateral location IE in the X and Y plane I would look to see if I could stop the torque reaction through the chassis if I were you Cars that don’t have their pick ups relocated do that. I run polys on my trac...
by efi_sprintgte
Mon Jul 16, 2018 9:33 pm
Forum: Picture Gallery and Photography
Topic: Out and About with JOAN
Replies: 9
Views: 353

Out and About with JOAN

Amazing pics Trev, still love that car
by efi_sprintgte
Fri Jul 13, 2018 9:40 pm
Forum: Project Progress
Topic: 8 Ball
Replies: 292
Views: 38097

8 Ball

Looking great Jim
by efi_sprintgte
Fri Jul 13, 2018 7:09 pm
Forum: Se5/5a
Topic: se5a callipers
Replies: 12
Views: 252

se5a callipers

They are incorrectly listed, defo not Ford
by efi_sprintgte
Fri Jul 13, 2018 6:16 am
Forum: Project Progress
Topic: MY SE6A Auto....
Replies: 7
Views: 419

MY SE6A Auto....

Looking smart, might be worth getting this thread moved to project progress?
by efi_sprintgte
Thu Jul 12, 2018 9:47 pm
Forum: General Technical Discussion
Topic: Cam Bearings
Replies: 2
Views: 133

Cam Bearings

Fittings not too hard, they do however need line boring after so I would have a friendly machinist do it
by efi_sprintgte
Tue Jul 10, 2018 10:53 am
Forum: Project Progress
Topic: New purchase Se5
Replies: 151
Views: 15180

New purchase Se5

:D great news
by efi_sprintgte
Tue Jul 10, 2018 10:51 am
Forum: General Technical Discussion
Topic: set of new pistons + 0.5
Replies: 3
Views: 140

set of new pistons + 0.5

BRECH65 wrote:
Tue Jul 10, 2018 10:37 am
I mean does this oversized pistons allow to widen the sleeves ? and thus to have a brand new upper engine ?
In a word yes,

As Phil has said a machine shop over bores the block so it’s bores are new, round and not scored. Then you fit a oversize piston to fit the oversize hole.
by efi_sprintgte
Fri Jul 06, 2018 5:12 pm
Forum: Project Progress
Topic: Mikey Bikeys attempt at sprinting - Car 1
Replies: 597
Views: 43208

Mikey Bikeys attempt at sprinting - Car 1

Can I have a pint of what brian's had. Anyways on the drive to work today I took the orange bus. I was giving it some, and 20 mils from Plymouth I came up behind an audi r8. He didn't want to give way so we raced on the a38 for 15 miles. What a buzz.lots of hills, traffic, short overtaking sections...
by efi_sprintgte
Thu Jun 28, 2018 9:04 am
Forum: General Sprint and Hillclimb Chat
Topic: Best Box for SE5 competition car
Replies: 10
Views: 430

Best Box for SE5 competition car

I’m not sure about New Zealand regs
by efi_sprintgte
Thu Jun 28, 2018 8:11 am
Forum: General Sprint and Hillclimb Chat
Topic: Best Box for SE5 competition car
Replies: 10
Views: 430

Best Box for SE5 competition car

Check the regulations of what class(es) you will be running in - if it has to be a gearbox as fitted originally, then it’s got to be the original 4 speed which tend to be up to the job. If gearbox choice is free, then the T5 is probably the better choice - depending on budget, of course. Despite th...

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