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by Darren C
Thu Jan 03, 2019 8:28 pm
Forum: Non-Technical Discussion
Topic: 1974 Dealers list
Replies: 39
Views: 1710

1974 Dealers list

What a great list Pete!

Thought I should share these pictures from my "timewarp" one owner 39K mile 1972 5A

My as new rear window sticker
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And my looking even newer tax disc holder
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Both original :D
by Darren C
Wed Dec 19, 2018 2:44 pm
Forum: Other Car Chat
Topic: The Dowsetts Comet
Replies: 16
Views: 1781

The Dowsetts Comet

Great little article here from Hagerty

https://www.hagertyinsurance.co.uk/arti ... omets-tale
by Darren C
Wed Dec 12, 2018 9:39 pm
Forum: Other Car Chat
Topic: The Dowsetts Comet
Replies: 16
Views: 1781

The Dowsetts Comet

Here's our latest film, with yours truly giving an insight into the Comet design & build.....had to be built by a Scimitar owner! :D

by Darren C
Tue Dec 04, 2018 10:18 pm
Forum: Other Car Chat
Topic: The Dowsetts Comet
Replies: 16
Views: 1781

The Dowsetts Comet

Got finished early, but won't show on any searches until Thursday so here's an exclusive look for you guy's :D


by Darren C
Tue Dec 04, 2018 7:46 pm
Forum: Other Car Chat
Topic: The Dowsetts Comet
Replies: 16
Views: 1781

The Dowsetts Comet

Thanks for the positive feedback everyone :D

We're working on another film that should be live by the end of this week, that'll really show the capabilities of Comet. I'll post you a link when it's done 8)
by Darren C
Tue Dec 04, 2018 6:17 pm
Forum: Other Car Chat
Topic: The Dowsetts Comet
Replies: 16
Views: 1781

The Dowsetts Comet

It's not easy naming a car, Roy... The name reflects the heritage of Hertfordshire where Dowsetts are based, their first car & in particular the DeHavilland works & their first record breaking Comet the DH88 There are echo's of the curvaceous styling & twin blade wheel spinners in the car as Homage ...
by Darren C
Sat Dec 01, 2018 9:40 am
Forum: Other Car Chat
Topic: The Dowsetts Comet
Replies: 16
Views: 1781

The Dowsetts Comet

Introducing the New Dowsetts Comet

Hand built in GB


A Brand New Car from a new British Company.

https://vimeo.com/303800755/2f797ca620
by Darren C
Mon Nov 26, 2018 4:46 pm
Forum: Non-Technical Discussion
Topic: What cars did you see today? (Non-Scimitar)
Replies: 5391
Views: 334328

What cars did you see today? (Non-Scimitar)

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Image credit to the Awesome Carrie Wilson
by Darren C
Wed Oct 17, 2018 8:01 am
Forum: Car Shows
Topic: NEC Classic Car Show - 9/11th November
Replies: 42
Views: 3444

NEC Classic Car Show - 9/11th November

Thanks guy's, see you at the NEC :D
by Darren C
Wed Oct 17, 2018 6:53 am
Forum: Car Shows
Topic: NEC Classic Car Show - 9/11th November
Replies: 42
Views: 3444

NEC Classic Car Show - 9/11th November

Thanks Mike,

Been a fully paid up member a good while now, No 2503

Will pm Phil to work the magic thanks
by Darren C
Tue Oct 16, 2018 4:44 pm
Forum: Car Shows
Topic: NEC Classic Car Show - 9/11th November
Replies: 42
Views: 3444

NEC Classic Car Show - 9/11th November

I get a message

List only available to logged in RSSOC members ???

I'm logged in, is the link/list working?

Thanks
by Darren C
Fri Mar 09, 2018 4:27 pm
Forum: Non-Technical Discussion
Topic: Garage advice possibly concrete prefab
Replies: 38
Views: 3203

Garage advice possibly concrete prefab

Use SIPs Structural insulated panels. Basically two panels of wood or metal bonded to insulation. Gives you insulation and structure in one ! Plenty around down your way. Seconds & co good place to start but lots of options on fleabay. Can use the same for a mono pitched roof with a rubber cover. Y...
by Darren C
Tue Feb 20, 2018 4:09 pm
Forum: Car Shows
Topic: Excel Classic Car Show
Replies: 6
Views: 1276

Excel Classic Car Show

(there was a air cooled 911 for £200K which took my fancy but my wife says we need to keep the house!!) Gulp, he's got some cheek..... It's a 1993 back dated to look like a pre 73 built by PS. You can buy a REAL pre 73 911S for less money, the real deal not a replica. IMHO its worth about £60K & no...
by Darren C
Wed Jan 17, 2018 1:47 pm
Forum: Non-Technical Discussion
Topic: Short cut short haul - 1 mile in 30mph zone ?
Replies: 25
Views: 2255

Short cut short haul - 1 mile in 30mph zone ?

I seem to remember someone suggesting moving large loads on roof bars!!! is this an option? (I still can't use the smilies) Stu Guilty as charged.. But with NO roof bars! Back in the very early 80's I answered a for sale ad in the Exchange & mart for a VW Beetle parts car (floorpan, suspension & bo...
by Darren C
Fri Jan 12, 2018 7:37 am
Forum: Non-Technical Discussion
Topic: Mad prices of Fords
Replies: 33
Views: 3527

Mad prices of Fords

So to summarise Remy,
Scimitar prices not being inflated by "Fords" is.... The Reliant Stigma-tar effect (sh*t sticks)
Enlightened Folk knowledge is......The Reliant Stig-mota effect

:lol:

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