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by Gemini Bob
Fri Mar 07, 2014 3:59 pm
Forum: Project Progress
Topic: The Beige Se5a : rebuild becomes Omega conversion
Replies: 950
Views: 85248

Re: The Beige Se5a : rebuild becomes Omega conversion

Time you had a proper car darth :wink:
by Gemini Bob
Fri Mar 07, 2014 11:56 am
Forum: Non-Technical Discussion
Topic: Brake pads
Replies: 27
Views: 2365

Re: Brake pads

You may well be right Roger, it is a little vague. There must be something better about them to justify double the amount I hope :lol:
by Gemini Bob
Fri Mar 07, 2014 10:44 am
Forum: Non-Technical Discussion
Topic: Brake pads
Replies: 27
Views: 2365

Re: Brake pads

Sent EBC a mail to see if they can do a package with the rotors turned down already and give me a good price :lol: Can you remember how much you had to turn them down Steve?
by Gemini Bob
Fri Mar 07, 2014 10:33 am
Forum: Non-Technical Discussion
Topic: Brake pads
Replies: 27
Views: 2365

Re: Brake pads

I had another look before I posted Steve to refresh my memory, I am tempted by the EBC ones although they are twice the price. The turbo groove and dimples makes sense to me and they are alloy rather than cast iron, not sure of the benefit of that apart from weight saving. EBC list the same part num...
by Gemini Bob
Fri Mar 07, 2014 10:07 am
Forum: Non-Technical Discussion
Topic: Brake pads
Replies: 27
Views: 2365

Re: Brake pads

I have found the following but they aint cheap :) http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/FRONT-EBC-TURBO-GROOVE-BRAKE-DISCS-TRIUMPH-TR6-2-5-68-76-/160878885236?pt=UK_CarsParts_Vehicles_CarParts_SM&hash=item257520f974#ht_2222wt_1046 http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/Rover-Triumph-TR3A-TR4-TR5-TR6-63-75-BLACK-DIAMOND-6-Gr...
by Gemini Bob
Fri Mar 07, 2014 9:58 am
Forum: Non-Technical Discussion
Topic: Brake pads
Replies: 27
Views: 2365

Re: Brake pads

I already have some brand new Lockheed calipers so appreciate new discs need trimming down a bit, I have almost bought discs several times before but now I have the calipers my mind is made up for me. I doubt I will ever give my brakes the hammer Loz would have done on a track day, I have also not s...
by Gemini Bob
Fri Mar 07, 2014 12:11 am
Forum: Non-Technical Discussion
Topic: Brake pads
Replies: 27
Views: 2365

Re: Brake pads

Anyone have a good price/supplier for TR6 drilled and grooved discs? My scimitar fund is bursting at the seams :lol:
by Gemini Bob
Thu Mar 06, 2014 11:43 pm
Forum: Non-Technical Discussion
Topic: Brake pads
Replies: 27
Views: 2365

Re: Brake pads

Hope everyone is well and enjoying their Scimitars :)
by Gemini Bob
Thu Mar 06, 2014 8:18 pm
Forum: Non-Technical Discussion
Topic: Brake pads
Replies: 27
Views: 2365

Re: Brake pads

I think the Ultimax pads part no is DP 240 and the Green Stuff ones DP 2240, just placing an order incase the weather and my health improves :)
by Gemini Bob
Tue Dec 24, 2013 6:23 pm
Forum: Non-Technical Discussion
Topic: Merry Christmas
Replies: 16
Views: 1069

Merry Christmas

Just called in to wish all my fellow Scimitar friends a great Christmas and a happy new year, may Santa fill his sack with lots off stainless bits for you all.
by Gemini Bob
Sun Dec 01, 2013 11:35 am
Forum: Project Progress
Topic: 1972 SE5a rolling project
Replies: 55
Views: 5371

Re: 1972 SE5a rolling project

Ok so now this beast is mine what do I do with her re spray or just stick a coat of lacquer over what I have? Keep or sell on she is tax exempt and mot till the end of march Decisions decisions http://i1113.photobucket.com/albums/k502/greeny76/20131127_093203_zpsb6bed58e.jpg http://i1113.photobucke...
by Gemini Bob
Wed Jul 31, 2013 6:58 pm
Forum: Project Progress
Topic: how to buy a se5a for a fiver
Replies: 627
Views: 23894

Re: how to buy a se5a for a fiver

Glad its sorted Mate :D
by Gemini Bob
Sun Jul 14, 2013 2:49 pm
Forum: Project Progress
Topic: how to buy a se5a for a fiver
Replies: 627
Views: 23894

Re: how to buy a se5a for a fiver

Can't wait to see pics of the new car Dave and well done on finding a job mate, I know how not having a job can grind you down when you are used to working for a living :wink:
by Gemini Bob
Fri Jul 12, 2013 8:35 am
Forum: Project Progress
Topic: SE5a barn find 24V conversion - 40mpg!
Replies: 938
Views: 63901

Re: SE5a barn find 24V conversion

Well done Phil and good luck with the MOT, fingers crossed X...
by Gemini Bob
Thu Jul 11, 2013 9:07 pm
Forum: Project Progress
Topic: SAR restoration - my old girl
Replies: 1348
Views: 66638

Re: SAR restoration - my old girl

Take alternator belt off and try again Geoff.

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