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by td99
Mon Jan 22, 2018 2:52 pm
Forum: Non-Technical Discussion
Topic: London T-Charge
Replies: 26
Views: 1454

London T-Charge

well that's a sure fire way to lose the next election, why vote for somebody that just cost you £3k or £4k for new car???? :shock: Where can I buy one of those new 3K or 4K cars? Don't you mean 30/40K? :? On a serious note, do these various charges apply to foreign registered vehicles? Often wonder...
by td99
Thu Jan 04, 2018 8:40 pm
Forum: Project Progress
Topic: Ben's SS1 - SSF novice sprint car
Replies: 139
Views: 6106

Ben's SS1 - SSF novice sprint car

for my tuppence I assume the captive nuts / plates are only on top for ease of visulisation ? 3mm rails to 16 (OR 18!) SWG chassis outer sills will need some deft work with metal glue gun :wink: only observation, admire your speedy work. Agree with above! I found it very easy to blow through the th...
by td99
Fri Dec 22, 2017 10:57 pm
Forum: Project Progress
Topic: Sabre Turbo racer: 'Light Sabre'
Replies: 1116
Views: 65644

Sabre Turbo racer: 'Light Sabre'

Ha! The Hughes home: nice garage, with what seems to be a house attached behind it.
Ye've got your priorities right mate!
by td99
Fri Dec 22, 2017 9:05 pm
Forum: General Technical Discussion
Topic: Workbench magnifier/light
Replies: 2
Views: 251

Workbench magnifier/light

If you wear glasses, you might consider a Fresnel lens that clips to your glasses (I think your forum photo shows you wearing glasses?) Available in various focal distances, go for shortest! Not gigantic magnification though. Easily attached/removed or just flipped up temporarily and not bound to wo...
by td99
Sun Dec 10, 2017 7:38 pm
Forum: Project Progress
Topic: Coupe Build From Australia
Replies: 583
Views: 76052

Coupe Build From Australia

Victor, your dedication to perfection is awesome,as are your talents! Wonderful thread.
by td99
Sat Dec 09, 2017 8:11 pm
Forum: Se6/6a/6b/GTC
Topic: DAB Aerial recommendations
Replies: 11
Views: 606

DAB Aerial recommendations

Whatever you do, you do not need to mount it externally. That's the rule for tin cars, not ours.( The Faraday cage principle!)
Mount it inside a wing (preferably a rear) with good earthing to chassis.
by td99
Thu Dec 07, 2017 7:04 pm
Forum: Project Progress
Topic: Corky's Scimitars (..and now an SS1 race car build)
Replies: 1522
Views: 87245

Corky's Scimitars (..and now an SS1 race car build)

Alan SS1 wrote:
Thu Dec 07, 2017 6:55 pm
this race car is getting nicer and nicer every day, ...
Wow Steve, really nice work!
is the 2018 RSSOC championship also awarding "Cheshire points" :-P :-P :-P
By the way, what's the spoiler from? Could use one.
by td99
Fri Dec 01, 2017 2:08 pm
Forum: Ebay and other Sales Links
Topic: Heavily reduced Bahco socket sets
Replies: 16
Views: 1151

Heavily reduced Bahco socket sets

Thanks Phil. but I just looked on ebay and can get them for a similar price and much, much cheaper postage so will probably do that :)
by td99
Fri Dec 01, 2017 8:24 am
Forum: Ebay and other Sales Links
Topic: Heavily reduced Bahco socket sets
Replies: 16
Views: 1151

Heavily reduced Bahco socket sets

Ford wrote:
Thu Nov 30, 2017 11:03 pm
Does the free postage on orders over £50 (excluding VAT) include NL?
No.
by td99
Thu Nov 30, 2017 2:29 pm
Forum: Ebay and other Sales Links
Topic: Heavily reduced Bahco socket sets
Replies: 16
Views: 1151

Heavily reduced Bahco socket sets

I fancied the 3/8 set but postage came out to 25 quid to Nl :(
by td99
Sat Nov 25, 2017 10:46 pm
Forum: Project Progress
Topic: Ben's SS1 - SSF novice sprint car
Replies: 139
Views: 6106

Ben's SS1 - SSF novice sprint car

Nice to see SS1 taking Porsche!
by td99
Wed Nov 22, 2017 4:43 pm
Forum: Computer Problems and Solutions
Topic: Simple video editing software recommendation?
Replies: 8
Views: 603

Simple video editing software recommendation?

It can cut out parts of video and/or combine parts etc, add subtitles etc., but I don't think it can do detail editing like eg Premiere.
https://videoconverter.wondershare.com/
by td99
Wed Nov 22, 2017 4:17 pm
Forum: Computer Problems and Solutions
Topic: Simple video editing software recommendation?
Replies: 8
Views: 603

Simple video editing software recommendation?

Wondershare video converter is awesome, converts almost everything to anything. Works super fast with a powerful video card. it also enables the download of video from BBC iPlayer and to keep it forever (unlike the official iPlayer download!)
by td99
Sun Nov 19, 2017 10:58 pm
Forum: Project Progress
Topic: Manny's SS1 1600
Replies: 171
Views: 14182

Manny's SS1 1600

Re using a direct supply to dipped lights via a relay to save wear on llights switch... Intercept the supply from fuse box to dipped bean and use this to power relay supplying 12V to dipped beam. You can do this by using the wiring from light switch to power the relay and use the existing fuses for ...
by td99
Fri Nov 17, 2017 10:01 pm
Forum: SS1/SST/Sabre
Topic: Rear wheel bearing Ss1 Ti
Replies: 10
Views: 376

Rear wheel bearing Ss1 Ti

The club manuals are essential!
Well worth the investment.

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