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by scimmy ben
Thu Apr 11, 2019 9:50 am
Forum: Ebay and other Sales Links
Topic: 1800ti
Replies: 5
Views: 333

1800ti

In that colour green - it needs gold wheels :)
by scimmy ben
Mon Mar 25, 2019 3:13 am
Forum: Non-Technical Discussion
Topic: Engine replacement for kit car
Replies: 9
Views: 981

Engine replacement for kit car

The transport at #300 each way makes the #200 engine swap a #800 engine swap? I'd imagine that #800 would buy a better engine locally, or get the brakes done. I think I'd confirm the state of the engine first. Can you get a socket on the crank pulley? Even if seized, there are things that can be don...
by scimmy ben
Tue Jan 22, 2019 11:10 pm
Forum: Early Sabre
Topic: Supercar run-out
Replies: 9
Views: 1555

Supercar run-out

Cracking cars there. Some amateur sleuthing has turned up that the non lottery winner cars are advertised under a different company... https://www.autotrader.co.uk/dealers/west-sussex/horsham/millennium-heroes-10005396/stock?advertising-location=at_cars&sort=price-asc&onesearchad=Used&onesearchad=Ne...
by scimmy ben
Wed Dec 19, 2018 1:06 pm
Forum: Non-Technical Discussion
Topic: Good or Appropriate Number Plates
Replies: 1303
Views: 124023

Good or Appropriate Number Plates

Roger Pennington wrote:
Tue Dec 18, 2018 10:59 pm
In Brighton today:


Mr Lions Bentley 2018 -.jpg

Unfortunately the late afternoon gloom doesn't give a full impression of the colour, which fades from reddish orange at the back to gold at the front - this photo from somebody else on Flickr does
Is that a fake vinyl roof?
by scimmy ben
Sun Dec 16, 2018 10:31 am
Forum: Project Progress
Topic: Oaksey's Straight Six
Replies: 65
Views: 11882

Oaksey's Straight Six

Or a 6BT :)

No jealousy here either :roll:
by scimmy ben
Thu Dec 13, 2018 7:01 am
Forum: General Technical Discussion
Topic: Towing a car with wire wheels
Replies: 5
Views: 629

Towing a car with wire wheels

Left handed threads on the hubs of twin wheel transits create similar confusion...
by scimmy ben
Mon Sep 03, 2018 9:29 am
Forum: Project Progress
Topic: Rat Rod (progress)
Replies: 1665
Views: 99118

Rat Rod (progress)

Gillsfan wrote:
Mon Sep 03, 2018 9:16 am
Yep it's upside down and the pins are such that's it's possible to have it so. The photo was just a mock up, it's now the the right way up :mrgreen:
Excellent. I was developing a twitch looking at that :)
by scimmy ben
Mon Sep 03, 2018 3:42 am
Forum: Project Progress
Topic: Rat Rod (progress)
Replies: 1665
Views: 99118

Rat Rod (progress)

I On other new it appears that Jim and I have a case of great minds think alike, I've seen in your 8 ball thread the black badges, well I've been doing this ....... 20180624_111938.jpg I don't come into Big Scimitar land very often, so excuse what may be a daft question... Are those "i"s upside dow...
by scimmy ben
Wed Aug 29, 2018 4:46 am
Forum: Project Progress
Topic: SST H993WGF
Replies: 73
Views: 6408

SST H993WGF

Some good 'head' shots (no giggling at the back) here https://www.ebay.com.au/itm/NISSAN-CA20 ... Sw~FJZMKLm
by scimmy ben
Wed Aug 29, 2018 4:30 am
Forum: Project Progress
Topic: SST H993WGF
Replies: 73
Views: 6408

SST H993WGF

Great minds think alike Ben. I refer to my earlier comments yet again - Still. That bluebird turbo engine is begging for a big top mount turbo. Would make a fantastic track car.... Anyone would think no one reads you posts that way you have to repost them :D :P My inspiration came from having repla...
by scimmy ben
Wed Aug 29, 2018 4:25 am
Forum: Project Progress
Topic: SST H993WGF
Replies: 73
Views: 6408

SST H993WGF

're the rear mount dizzy, there's a blanking plate at the rear of the head iirc, but not sure the std cam has a dizzy drive? I think you are right. I have a bluebird head that was ported and polished at Silvia Engineering and I have a Bluebird dizzy but it would end up with an ECU with a wasted spa...
by scimmy ben
Tue Aug 28, 2018 11:30 am
Forum: Project Progress
Topic: SST H993WGF
Replies: 73
Views: 6408

SST H993WGF

Bluebird head is great for top mounting a massive turbo though!
by scimmy ben
Sun Aug 19, 2018 4:37 am
Forum: Project Progress
Topic: Clueless1 SS1
Replies: 166
Views: 5691

SS1 boot spoiler

Mk1 Sabre one would be good on an SS1...

Is this the type @Joe. was referring to?

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