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by AllanI
Mon Nov 16, 2009 9:28 am
Forum: Non-Technical Discussion
Topic: Scimitar Slot Car
Replies: 1
Views: 566

If you are going to buy be prepared to send it back. The bodyshells can be like bananas and you have to enlarge the wheelarches some what.

Allan
by AllanI
Mon Sep 07, 2009 3:57 pm
Forum: Non-Technical Discussion
Topic: Can anyone tell me what NOGGIN stands for?
Replies: 14
Views: 1797

A noggin is a drink. Therefore a Noggin and Natter is a meeting where drink is consumed and talking about Scimitars takes place.

Allan
by AllanI
Thu Jul 23, 2009 9:14 am
Forum: Non-Technical Discussion
Topic: MARYPORT.
Replies: 1
Views: 767

I do know there's too many of you retired b@gg3rs going to Maryport. It's only the likes of you that have the required number of days off to do that sort of mileage for a weekend. :twisted:

Allan
by AllanI
Wed Jul 08, 2009 9:26 am
Forum: Car Shows
Topic: Hope Valley Lions Classic Car Show
Replies: 0
Views: 869

Hope Valley Lions Classic Car Show

As above ^^^^^ on this coming Sunday 12th July.
It's on the sports ground in Hope, Derbyshire. Signposted as you approach. If you are in a "Classic" and not pre-booked you might be able to talk your way onto the field instead of the general car park.

Allan
by AllanI
Wed May 06, 2009 9:43 am
Forum: How To Guides/FAQs
Topic: Trunnion bolt torque
Replies: 54
Views: 26318

Agreed this should be a sticky. It is vital that newcomers to the Scimitar should be aware of the correct procedure for assembling the trunnion. There have been too many cases in the past where people have left the bolt loose to rotate in the trunnion itself.

Allan
by AllanI
Wed May 06, 2009 9:36 am
Forum: General Sprint and Hillclimb Chat
Topic: Practical Performance Car £999 challenge
Replies: 6
Views: 1148

How do they add a NOS kit and stay under a grand?

I think you'll do OK and will get some publicity anyway.

Go for it!

Allan
by AllanI
Tue May 05, 2009 8:14 pm
Forum: Project Progress
Topic: SE5 GTC
Replies: 10
Views: 2885

There is a photo of one on page 77 of Slice 125 May-June 1992
Photo credited to Bill Sims
Allan
by AllanI
Tue May 05, 2009 3:53 pm
Forum: How To Guides/FAQs
Topic: Alternative Rear Light Clusters
Replies: 182
Views: 48293

So these will fit the GTC easier than the GTE ?

Allan
by AllanI
Tue May 05, 2009 9:38 am
Forum: Project Progress
Topic: SE5 GTC
Replies: 10
Views: 2885

Are you sure it's a home job ? There was a company doing these conversions back in the 80's. Dave Caswell had the first one off the "production line". I have a promotional video the company produced for interested parties to request so that they could see what they would get. The video also shows th...
by AllanI
Fri May 01, 2009 9:34 am
Forum: Project Progress
Topic: GTC Project & 3.5lt conversion
Replies: 47
Views: 13992

scimitarcars.org.uk wrote:
I nearly scared myself stupid coming back across the Cat & Fiddle. I don't think I'm going to need any more power right at the moment.
But do need the drivers seat cleaning then? :lol:

Allan
by AllanI
Fri Dec 05, 2008 9:38 am
Forum: Recommended Suppliers
Topic: Stainless Steel Exhaust
Replies: 2
Views: 1899

I've used CCW for parts for work. Some of the tools and machines they do are very competitively priced. Good service and speedy delivery too.
They won't be the manufacturers of the exhausts so wonder whose they are?
Allan
by AllanI
Mon Apr 14, 2008 11:04 pm
Forum: How To Guides/FAQs
Topic: GTC Pictures
Replies: 22
Views: 16664

GTC Pictures

I thought we might have a topic where pictures of members GTCs could be shown so I'll start off with one of mine. My GTC number 213 on a trip to France a couple of years ago.
Image

Allan

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