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by scimmy ben
Mon Apr 20, 2020 1:29 pm
Forum: SS1/SST/Sabre
Topic: SS1 racer clone
Replies: 30
Views: 2024

SS1 racer clone

I have photos of the Fast Car article - can someone willing to do the image jiggery pokery DM me an email address?
by scimmy ben
Wed Apr 01, 2020 8:40 pm
Forum: SS1/SST/Sabre
Topic: sabre rear light unit rubbers
Replies: 20
Views: 816

sabre rear light unit rubbers

I've never seen them advertise separately. They are made by rubbolite - they are still making lamps, perhaps direct to them?

https://www.truck-lite.eu.com/contact
by scimmy ben
Fri Mar 13, 2020 6:06 am
Forum: Non-Technical Discussion
Topic: Ground works
Replies: 4
Views: 603

Ground works

Heavy Clay has a CBR ~1 if water table is <600m depth ~2 if water table > 600mm depth - dig a hole to find it https://www.pavingexpert.com/drain08 According to the chart for CBR of 1 to 2 you need 260mm of DOT Type 1 or 3 on top of a geotextile as sub base. If you have drainage issues use Type 3 and...
by scimmy ben
Tue Mar 10, 2020 11:02 am
Forum: Non-Technical Discussion
Topic: Ground works
Replies: 4
Views: 603

Ground works

I've always used this site for practical help on working out depth of paths etc

https://www.pavingexpert.com/subgrade
by scimmy ben
Sun Jan 26, 2020 9:04 am
Forum: Ebay and other Sales Links
Topic: Sabre bodied SS1
Replies: 37
Views: 2137

Sabre bodied SS1

I bought one of the GW bodies - still lives in the attic space in my garage... First decent wage blown on it then did the man maths and bought a Sabre already done. what did he charge for them? I have a feeling the chassis were £900? It was ~1000 for the body including a dash, centre console, a Mk1...
by scimmy ben
Sun Jan 26, 2020 8:56 am
Forum: Non-Technical Discussion
Topic: pop-up headlights NOW INCLUDING HIDDEN HEADLIGHTS
Replies: 470
Views: 65032

pop-up headlights NOW INCLUDING HIDDEN HEADLIGHTS

Family Friendly enough? :D
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by scimmy ben
Sun Jan 26, 2020 7:40 am
Forum: Non-Technical Discussion
Topic: pop-up headlights NOW INCLUDING HIDDEN HEADLIGHTS
Replies: 470
Views: 65032

pop-up headlights NOW INCLUDING HIDDEN HEADLIGHTS

Satsuma Castanet XR4 Turbo?
by scimmy ben
Sun Jan 26, 2020 7:39 am
Forum: Ebay and other Sales Links
Topic: Sabre bodied SS1
Replies: 37
Views: 2137

Sabre bodied SS1

I bought one of the GW bodies - still lives in the attic space in my garage... First decent wage blown on it then did the man maths and bought a Sabre already done.
by scimmy ben
Sun Jan 26, 2020 7:32 am
Forum: Non-Technical Discussion
Topic: Good or Appropriate Number Plates
Replies: 1495
Views: 179643

Good or Appropriate Number Plates

derekoss wrote:
Fri Jan 24, 2020 3:31 pm
B15CUT on the M90 yesterday. Couldn't identify the car.

Derek
BMW 6 Series
by scimmy ben
Fri Jan 10, 2020 9:26 am
Forum: Project Progress
Topic: Sabre Turbo racer: 'Light Sabre'
Replies: 1798
Views: 130362

Sabre Turbo racer: 'Light Sabre'

hey will be rosejointed and discs/ calipers like Batmobile but would like to see what options there are for geometry mods i can see a 3 way Keyser, Hughes, Gough collaboration required... I see the opposite! Three way, exciting contest on track this year? Some fresh peddlers against the old guard? ...
by scimmy ben
Fri Jan 10, 2020 8:12 am
Forum: Project Progress
Topic: Sabre Turbo racer: 'Light Sabre'
Replies: 1798
Views: 130362

Sabre Turbo racer: 'Light Sabre'

CNHSS1 wrote:
Fri Jan 10, 2020 8:04 am
hey will be rosejointed and discs/ calipers like Batmobile but would like to see what options there are for geometry mods
i can see a 3 way Keyser, Hughes, Gough collaboration required...
by scimmy ben
Fri Jan 10, 2020 7:15 am
Forum: Project Progress
Topic: Sabre Turbo racer: 'Light Sabre'
Replies: 1798
Views: 130362

Sabre Turbo racer: 'Light Sabre'

Rear trailing arms are already polybushed and strengthened, but as im changibg to rosejoints, seems a shame to butcher the arms, so am flogging the Sabre arms and will modify a spare pair i have courtesy of Darryl Crosby Are you replicating Batmobile ones? Any thoughts on changing chassis mounts?
by scimmy ben
Tue Nov 19, 2019 10:25 am
Forum: Non-Technical Discussion
Topic: So you think you have a fast car
Replies: 5
Views: 609

So you think you have a fast car

My Daughter and I went on stealth at Thorpe Park recently - 0-80 in 2 seconds, that was scary enough and I wasn't driving. This must be hilarious in an 'OMG, I'm going to die' kinda way.
by scimmy ben
Mon Oct 14, 2019 3:44 pm
Forum: SS1/SST/Sabre
Topic: SST & Sabre Records
Replies: 38
Views: 4553

SST & Sabre Records

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I’ve got the doors to 2198 in my garage loft. Bought from GW a long long time ago.
by scimmy ben
Thu Aug 01, 2019 8:25 am
Forum: Project Progress
Topic: G130 YCF sprint car
Replies: 1220
Views: 89199

G130 YCF sprint car

180bhp before you lean out...

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