Triangular nose brackets/plates

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SE5 & SE5a FRONT TRIANGLES FOR SPARE WHEEL SUPPORT

Post by gtcse8 » Thu Nov 02, 2017 7:48 pm

I have made up a few sets in standard form, with the proviso of making them bespoke to owners needs.

I could make a set to accommodate most sizes of tyres if I was given the sizes needed to go in the nose cone.

Just ask, Mark


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Post by BusaPhill » Sat Jan 13, 2018 9:03 am

Mark.

Would these be suitable for a SE6a.
Nose plate 211754-211755

Thanks
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Post by gtcse8 » Sat Jan 13, 2018 11:02 am

Hi Phill

The 6/6a uses a different shape to the 5/5a.
They are basically the same thing, but different angles.

I could make a set in Zintec if you were interested, or in plain mildsteel for painting.

All I would need was your requirements, ie front fan mounting points?, original horns mounting point?, any other special additions such as relay brackets etc.
A few people have asked for a different angle to allow wider tyres/wheels to fit into the mounting place, also wider radiators need to be allowed for.

Most cars have evolved since leaving Tamworth so they may or may not need, or to be, exactly like originals.


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Triangular nose brackets/plates

Post by BusaPhill » Sun Jan 14, 2018 12:32 pm

Mark.

As far as I know everything is the same as when she left the factory.
But this is my first Scimitar.

If I send you the originals could you use them as pattern.
Zintec I feel would be best even if I do paint them.
Just need to get the Nearside one off😁

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Triangular nose brackets/plates

Post by gtcse8 » Sun Jan 14, 2018 12:38 pm

Hi Phil
I keep patterns in stock so wont need yours.
Just need to know your requirements ie are you still going to fit horns in same place ( Or have they dropped off and fitted elsewhere) and are you still using the original cooling fan ( Or already have a more efficient kenlow type fitted).
If I don`t have to make and fit the brackets for the above the parts will be cheaper, or I just supply exactly as factory.
When I did Jims set he save a bit as he did not need the brackets etc.


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