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by mikeh
Thu Sep 20, 2018 9:00 pm
Forum: SS1/SST/Sabre
Topic: SS1 roll bar
Replies: 10
Views: 1518

SS1 roll bar

Hi Jim, Thanks for the help, sorry for not getting back to you but it's been a bad few days in my storage location as the famer passed away so it's been all hands on deck to try and help out down there. I'm know i'll need some more advice and will try and start a project log for both cars !. I've go...
by mikeh
Mon Sep 17, 2018 7:58 am
Forum: SS1/SST/Sabre
Topic: SS1 roll bar
Replies: 10
Views: 1518

SS1 roll bar

Hi Jim, Thanks for link I can see how it all fits together now. Is it possible to buy the mounting brackets or the complete kit ? I've got some of the spacers but not all of them. I know I can buy the bolts etc in a kit off ebay but they don't include the side brackets. If I can buy the kit does som...
by mikeh
Fri Sep 14, 2018 9:11 pm
Forum: Project Progress
Topic: Clueless1 SS1
Replies: 166
Views: 9957

ss1 hub nut removal.

I've been reading the other post regarding the hub nut size. I'm in the process of building my two cars and need to remove the front and rear hubs to upgrade them. The cars have had the rear axle removed and are on axle stands. Any ideas on an easy wat to get them undone ? When i get 5 mins i'll sta...
by mikeh
Fri Sep 14, 2018 9:02 pm
Forum: SS1/SST/Sabre
Topic: SS1 roll bar
Replies: 10
Views: 1518

SS1 roll bar

Hi I could do with some help.
I've gotta build the Ti and the 1600 but need some help.
Does anyone have a picture of how the roll bar fits to the A post ?
The bar i have is spaced out and doesn't line up with soft top brackets.
Could do with a bit of help.

Thanks

MIke
by mikeh
Fri Sep 14, 2018 4:01 pm
Forum: SS1/SST/Sabre
Topic: Potentially dumb question - SS1 sunroof
Replies: 14
Views: 1526

Potentially dumb question - SS1 sunroof

Oh the joys of Sunroof's. Britax went bump and was bought out by another company that manufacture under that trade name. Tudor Webasto was a joint venture the Tudor part of it was bought out by webasto when the English division got into trouble years ago. They then bought out Hollandia and it's now ...
by mikeh
Fri Sep 14, 2018 12:04 pm
Forum: SS1/SST/Sabre
Topic: Potentially dumb question - SS1 sunroof
Replies: 14
Views: 1526

Potentially dumb question - SS1 sunroof

Hi there, Back in the 80's there were really only two sunroof manufacturers. They were Britax (They went out of business years ago but the name was bought by someone else) The other company was tudor webasto. They are still going the aftermarket side of the business is based in Doncaster but you mig...
by mikeh
Mon Sep 03, 2018 7:49 am
Forum: Removed For Sale and Ebay
Topic: SS1 Ti and SS1 project
Replies: 3
Views: 892

SS1 Ti and SS1 project

Hi Gents,
sorry I haven't got back to you, ive just realised that my PM address is my works email and i'm not back in work till tomorrow.
I'll send you a message with my personal address.
I'll be able to answer your questions tonight, got a hospital appointment today.

Thanks

Mike
by mikeh
Sun Sep 02, 2018 9:27 am
Forum: Removed For Sale and Ebay
Topic: SS1 Ti and SS1 project
Replies: 3
Views: 892

SS1 Ti and SS1 project

I'm offering my two cars for sale due to a change in circumstances. Both cars are project cars and you could make a good sprint car Ti and then sell the other and almost get the Ti for nothing. The ti at the moment is a non running car but has loads of potential. it will have strenghthened suspensio...
by mikeh
Wed Jun 27, 2018 11:26 am
Forum: Removed For Sale and Ebay
Topic: GTC on the motorhog website
Replies: 0
Views: 1229

GTC on the motorhog website

Hi there I posted notification of this on the face ache yesterday but couldn't get on here at the time. There's a scimitar GTC on there that's due to finish on Saturday. From the comments on faceache it's a known car that needs some restoration, there's also a link to you tube showing the engine run...
by mikeh
Fri Apr 20, 2018 3:16 pm
Forum: Project Progress
Topic: Manny's SS1 1600
Replies: 397
Views: 51272

Manny's SS1 1600

Pity I'm at work I live 15 mins from there and could have dropped one off to you.

Pity I won't be at home till after 6.00pm too late to help. !!

Mike
by mikeh
Fri Apr 20, 2018 7:37 am
Forum: Removed For Sale and Ebay
Topic: Sabre 1800 Fusebox
Replies: 13
Views: 2351

Sabre 1800 Fusebox

Hi if you want a picture of the rear of a standard fuse box let me know.
I'm going to the storage area tomorrow and can take a couple of pics.
I don't know how to post on here but if you PM me with your email address i'll send them to you.

Mike
by mikeh
Thu Apr 19, 2018 7:39 am
Forum: Removed For Sale and Ebay
Topic: ss1 body tub / chassis parts
Replies: 5
Views: 1528

ss1 body tub / chassis parts

Hi Craig I've pm'd you.

Mike
by mikeh
Wed Apr 18, 2018 12:07 pm
Forum: SS1/SST/Sabre
Topic: Heated front screen.
Replies: 3
Views: 708

Heated front screen.

I have a question.

Is it worth having a heated front screen for a car that only gets used occasionally ?

Are there any real benefits ?

Thanks

Mike
by mikeh
Mon Apr 16, 2018 6:09 pm
Forum: Project Progress
Topic: My ongoing ss1 restoration
Replies: 14
Views: 2737

My ongoing ss1 restoration

It is definitely a small world regarding cars. Mine looked like yours did before you started. having seen how bad your chassis is i'm going to give mine a good look over before I start repairing it !! It had galvanised replacement sills put on it but I don't know what the rest is like as I haven't r...
by mikeh
Tue Apr 10, 2018 9:45 pm
Forum: SS1/SST/Sabre
Topic: Identifying an lsd
Replies: 6
Views: 1226

Identifying an lsd

Well I went down the farm to look at the diff unit and took a couple of pictures. (Don't know how to post sorry !) It doesn't have any tags on it, and it has push in drive shafts. It definitely is an LSD unit, there's no prop or anything else fitted and no matter what i do ican't get it to freewheel...

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