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by turboscim
Thu May 02, 2019 3:47 pm
Forum: Non-Technical Discussion
Topic: What breakdown cover ?
Replies: 20
Views: 532

What breakdown cover ?

phone AA . I got the old price fixed for 2 yrs.
by turboscim
Wed Apr 10, 2019 7:56 am
Forum: General Technical Discussion
Topic: V6 essex timing gear
Replies: 47
Views: 3252

V6 essex timing gear

Car s o s was Ric Wood not J. W.
by turboscim
Tue Apr 09, 2019 6:36 pm
Forum: General Technical Discussion
Topic: V6 essex timing gear
Replies: 47
Views: 3252

V6 essex timing gear

I have had a John Wade steel gear for over 10 years and have used 6500 rpm with no problems and no undue noise
by turboscim
Sat Mar 23, 2019 9:42 am
Forum: I managed to do this
Topic: H&S 101
Replies: 7
Views: 875

H&S 101

Bin there dunnit make sure the drill bit is hot then it self cauterises so is not messy.
by turboscim
Mon Mar 04, 2019 9:21 am
Forum: General Technical Discussion
Topic: Upgrading to discs all round
Replies: 39
Views: 3072

Upgrading to discs all round

I have vented wilwoods with dual circuit remote servo that will cope with anything I have done.
The most important factor is pad make and material, get the heat range for a particular use.
by turboscim
Fri Jan 11, 2019 8:33 am
Forum: Car Shows
Topic: Classic Days 2019 NEW VENUE
Replies: 23
Views: 2332

Classic Days 2019 NEW VENUE

It seems track sessions fully booked
by turboscim
Sun Jan 06, 2019 3:45 pm
Forum: Car Shows
Topic: Classic Days 2019 NEW VENUE
Replies: 23
Views: 2332

Classic Days 2019 NEW VENUE

That looks good if its the same this year.
Ferry cost is £82.50 return but a lot of hotels have been block booked by tour operators
by turboscim
Thu Jan 03, 2019 8:43 am
Forum: Car Shows
Topic: Classic Days 2019 NEW VENUE
Replies: 23
Views: 2332

Classic Days 2019 NEW VENUE

Looking at the website I can't seem to find how much tracktime you get for your money.
The last time I was on the silverstone G P circuit I had 3 hours for that price + one set of pads & two tyres!
by turboscim
Thu Jan 03, 2019 8:36 am
Forum: Project Progress
Topic: Joe's 1972 GTE - Fun* things to do while your engine is being balanced...
Replies: 497
Views: 83970

Joe's 1972 GTE - MOT'd

I have run a T5 for years and have not been able to break it doing track days and at santa pod and that's with 320 lbs torque.
by turboscim
Tue Dec 18, 2018 6:50 pm
Forum: Car Shows
Topic: Silverstone Classic 26-28 July 2019
Replies: 24
Views: 3166

Silverstone Classic 26-28 July 2019

Hi Kev. count me in for 3 days

pete
by turboscim
Sat Dec 15, 2018 11:27 am
Forum: Car Shows
Topic: Classic Days 2019 NEW VENUE
Replies: 23
Views: 2332

Classic Days 2019 NEW VENUE

My comment was not an ad. quite the opposite, just to show what you can pay if you are not a thrifty scimitar owner.
I have pencilled in the date next year for an independent trip and look forward to meeting some scim. owners there.
by turboscim
Sat Dec 15, 2018 9:47 am
Forum: Car Shows
Topic: Classic Days 2019 NEW VENUE
Replies: 23
Views: 2332

Classic Days 2019 NEW VENUE

Yes that is tour price not my price. I always go to le mans independently and have done every year for over 30 years. In the old days part of the fun was getting best price ferry, sometimes a 3day return out and another back was best I even got a free beer after apologising for ' missing' the boat o...
by turboscim
Fri Dec 14, 2018 12:22 pm
Forum: Car Shows
Topic: Classic Days 2019 NEW VENUE
Replies: 23
Views: 2332

Classic Days 2019 NEW VENUE

One person one car with classicgt £1650 bargain
by turboscim
Thu Dec 13, 2018 12:43 pm
Forum: General Technical Discussion
Topic: Convert heads to unleaded or not?
Replies: 20
Views: 1566

Convert heads to unleaded or not?

had mine done at the time of the end of leaded fuel, no issues even with turbo's and hard use.
by turboscim
Thu Dec 13, 2018 12:40 pm
Forum: Non-Technical Discussion
Topic: Sprouts!
Replies: 34
Views: 2439

Sprouts!

raw like cauliflower. not cooked

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