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by mikeh
Fri Aug 18, 2017 10:22 pm
Forum: Car Shows
Topic: ScimFest@Curborough 2017
Replies: 124
Views: 23407

ScimFest@Curborough 2017

Meant to add i'm trying to get my father to come along so a big saving.
I've also found a load of service history for a car jim bought off me a long time ago !!
Mike
by mikeh
Fri Aug 18, 2017 10:12 pm
Forum: Car Shows
Topic: ScimFest@Curborough 2017
Replies: 124
Views: 23407

ScimFest@Curborough 2017

I'm thinking of coming along on the sunday morning, is it too late to purchase an advance ticket ?

Mike
by mikeh
Sat Apr 09, 2016 6:25 pm
Forum: Camping & Caravanning Info & Sites
Topic: Camping near Poole Ferry
Replies: 2
Views: 1859

Re: Camping near Poole Ferry

You could try Holmsley in the new forest just outside Christchurch.
Its a forrestry commission site and isn't too bad.

Mike
by mikeh
Wed Mar 16, 2016 7:24 pm
Forum: Parts Re-Manufacture Requests
Topic: SS1 Quarterlight frames
Replies: 72
Views: 14547

Re: quarter frames.

Definitely interested in a set.

Mike
by mikeh
Mon Mar 14, 2016 3:31 pm
Forum: General Technical Discussion
Topic: fuel sender
Replies: 6
Views: 594

Re: fuel sender

If you look up A J Electronics on this forum he has loads of spares.
I know he had some fuel senders not so long ago.
He's based in Gloucester.

Mike
by mikeh
Sat Jan 02, 2016 6:43 pm
Forum: Scimitar Sightings
Topic: Scimitar Sabre - Practical Classics Rust in Peace, Really!
Replies: 28
Views: 3640

Re: Scimitar Sabre - Practical Classics Rust in Peace, Reall

I mis read the number that's why it didn't show up on the DVLA records. DOH !!! If i lived closer i'd go and try and find it but i'm too far away to just pop up. If the price was right and i'm not talking the e bay price then i might be interested in saving it and could easily fetch it (Got access t...
by mikeh
Fri Jan 01, 2016 6:59 pm
Forum: Scimitar Sightings
Topic: Scimitar Sabre - Practical Classics Rust in Peace, Really!
Replies: 28
Views: 3640

Re: Scimitar Sabre - Practical Classics Rust in Peace, Reall

I've got a copy of the magazine and checking on the dvla website for tax or mot the car doesn't show up in their records. It looks in reasonable condition, if I lived closer to Hexham in Northumberland I'd have a look for it. Does anyone live in that area or know the exact location of the car ? Mike...
by mikeh
Tue Dec 22, 2015 7:10 am
Forum: Non-Technical Discussion
Topic: Future classic - current bargain?
Replies: 23
Views: 1753

Re: Future classic - current bargain?

The MGF/ TF are a great little car. Yes they have there problems but if looked after they can be reliable. The MGTF's are all dry suspension, the mgf suspension can be blown up with a modified grease gun the fluid is basically antifreeze. The water pipes aren't too difficult to change but you've got...
by mikeh
Tue Oct 20, 2015 7:20 pm
Forum: SS1/SST/Sabre
Topic: SS1 - Automatic for my Wife
Replies: 32
Views: 2934

Re: SS1 - Automatic for my Wife

I have an ss1 that might meet some of your requirements. It's a galvanised chassis one the cam belt went but i have a spare engine / strip for the head. 1.6 petrol Interior is rough but it had a new exhaust on it. It's been off the road for a while open to reasonable offers. Located approx 10 miles ...
by mikeh
Thu Jul 16, 2015 3:32 pm
Forum: Se5/5a
Topic: Filling in a britax pop up sun roof
Replies: 17
Views: 1830

Re: Filling in a britax pop up sun roof

Just did a quick google on pop up sunroof and you can get them new from the two main manufacturers.
These being webasto and Inalfa. They give sizes of the apertures etc on there websites.
by mikeh
Tue Jun 23, 2015 6:49 am
Forum: Scimaritans
Topic: tamworth to swindon or bristol or somerset or nearby
Replies: 3
Views: 958

Re: tamworth to swindon or bristol or somerset or nearby

Pity it's not this weekend.
I live in Tamworth and have got to go to Winchester on sunday morning with an empty estate car that would take a windscreen no problem at all.

Mike
by mikeh
Tue Apr 07, 2015 3:06 pm
Forum: SS1/SST/Sabre
Topic: New mirrors & alloy mounts
Replies: 4
Views: 639

Re: New mirrors & alloy mounts

Hi there i've got some of these bullet mirrors on another fibre glass car (TVR 350i) I have to say that the rear visibility is terrible. You can hide an artic in the blind spot and are useless when trying to reverse. They look good but are crap. I need to find another mirror type to make the car saf...
by mikeh
Sat Oct 26, 2013 10:02 pm
Forum: Non-Technical Discussion
Topic: What other projects do you all have?
Replies: 90
Views: 7774

Re: What other projects do you all have?

Too many cars.
2 lotus sunbeams to restore
2 ss1 1600 one galv
1 ss1 turbo
1 land rover defender under going an engine conversion
1 range rover to sell v8 3.9
1 pug 307 cc to sell load done
1 mgf no problems have used as a daily driver
plus a Vectra sri cdti estate daily driver
by mikeh
Thu Dec 15, 2011 7:17 am
Forum: Scimaritans
Topic: pick up for me ??
Replies: 4
Views: 1137

Re: pick up for me ??

Hi there can i help you ?
I live in Tamworth and can pick it up and store it for you if you want me too.
Let me know.

mike
by mikeh
Sat Mar 19, 2011 5:59 pm
Forum: Scimitar Sightings
Topic: SS1 Turbo in Tamworth
Replies: 1
Views: 275

SS1 Turbo in Tamworth

Hi there does anyone know the location of the person who owns a red ss1 turbo in tamworth ?

I saw it last weekend and it had a club sticker in the front windscreen but i was v busy and couldn't follow hime.

I'm sure the reg number was F**8REA.

Cheers

Mike

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