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Forum: Vintage and Classic Roadster Kit Car Builds 5th September 2019, 08:15
Replies: 314
Views: 55,665
Posted By kon
Loving the work, this has to be one of my fav...

Loving the work, this has to be one of my fav cars on here :)



Have you considered also coating that whole sheet of ply in epoxy? It would add a little more strength, you could also glue the...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 29th August 2019, 08:38
Replies: 420
Views: 90,765
Posted By kon
Looking good. Am I going mad tho... those pics...

Looking good. Am I going mad tho... those pics look like they are the same pics from the 24th?
Forum: Vintage and Classic Roadster Kit Car Builds 22nd August 2019, 09:23
Replies: 398
Views: 156,861
Posted By kon
https://greenbookblog.org/wp-content/uploads/2012/...

https://greenbookblog.org/wp-content/uploads/2012/12/Facebook-Like-Button-big.jpg
Forum: Vintage and Classic Roadster Kit Car Builds 8th August 2019, 11:47
Replies: 398
Views: 156,861
Posted By kon
That looks proper smart, I like that a lot. Nice...

That looks proper smart, I like that a lot. Nice work and well-done for getting them all level :)
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 1st August 2019, 13:47
Replies: 37
Views: 2,071
Posted By kon
https://i.pinimg.com/originals/02/6b/ba/026bbaf81c...

https://i.pinimg.com/originals/02/6b/ba/026bbaf81ca3776955dea31776fcbca9.jpg

:D
Forum: Sammio Builds and discussions 23rd July 2019, 13:42
Replies: 71
Views: 14,930
Posted By kon
Looking good :) Mind if I ask where those seats...

Looking good :)
Mind if I ask where those seats came from please? I'm still considering a thinner replacement set to give me a bit more leg room in my mx5. Thanks.

edit: the rest of the car looks...
Forum: Sammio Builds and discussions 19th July 2019, 09:35
Replies: 437
Views: 46,344
Posted By kon
Thanks for the info guys. Looks like my plans...

Thanks for the info guys. Looks like my plans will be ok then, without cooking my rear bumper :)
I will start my own thread soon, i promise :D
Forum: Sammio Builds and discussions 17th July 2019, 14:21
Replies: 437
Views: 46,344
Posted By kon
Nice jaunt, and still a great build. Quick...

Nice jaunt, and still a great build. Quick question... are you having any problem with the heat from the tail pipes cooking the paint on the bumper? It looks quite close, so I'm wondering how close I...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 12th July 2019, 12:19
Replies: 36
Views: 1,845
Posted By kon
BMW Z3 lights? Or u mean from a 3 series?

BMW Z3 lights? Or u mean from a 3 series?
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 11th July 2019, 09:06
Replies: 36
Views: 1,845
Posted By kon
I've been having similar thoughts with my plan...

I've been having similar thoughts with my plan too. I quite like the muscle car idea too, but also want a slightly modern take on it, so I am currently torn between:
the style which was on this car...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 13th June 2019, 09:54
Replies: 109
Views: 12,409
Posted By kon
Have you considered swapping the bulbs out for...

Have you considered swapping the bulbs out for LEDs? Should generate a lot less heat.
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 7th June 2019, 16:17
Replies: 181
Views: 5,575
Posted By kon
Very nice work indeed. one tip I read/saw with...

Very nice work indeed.
one tip I read/saw with using a budget compressor for spraying, is to use an appropriate sized gun. I think it might have been MCM who said to get one of the little guns used...
Forum: Vintage and Classic Roadster Kit Car Builds 13th May 2019, 11:47
Replies: 398
Views: 156,861
Posted By kon
Here's a nice gromit for you :D ...

Here's a nice gromit for you :D

https://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/walace_and_grommit.png
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 3rd May 2019, 12:25
Replies: 1,447
Views: 526,648
Posted By kon
Very, very nice. I like the curved rear screen...

Very, very nice. I like the curved rear screen too.

Not wanting to nit-pick... but I'm going to anyway... isn't that GB sticker on the wrong side of the car? I thought the idea was that it should...
Forum: Italian Replica builds and chat 5th April 2019, 09:04
Replies: 418
Views: 55,787
Posted By kon
Looks like you'd need to be less than 4ft tall to...

Looks like you'd need to be less than 4ft tall to be able to get your feet on the pedals too :D
Forum: General chatter 29th March 2019, 10:37
Replies: 6
Views: 1,313
Posted By kon
I am pondering the same question, MrG. I believe...

I am pondering the same question, MrG. I believe the rear panels technically form part of the monocoque, so cant be messed with for fear of IVA. Now I've actually had a look under the rear arches it...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 29th March 2019, 10:31
Replies: 7
Views: 456
Posted By kon
I am in the UK. I was looking at cars which are...

I am in the UK. I was looking at cars which are V-reg (1999) or younger though, so you might be right about the older ones. I managed to find a reasonable condition 2004 standard MX5, with hard top...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 28th March 2019, 09:16
Replies: 7
Views: 456
Posted By kon
I looked at the Z3 and the MX5, and ended up...

I looked at the Z3 and the MX5, and ended up going down the MX5 route. The BMWs with the good engine (2.8 is a minimum) are around twice the price of a not-too-rusty MX5 here. I did not enjoy the...
Forum: Formosa Builds, Ideas and Discussion 13th February 2019, 13:35
Replies: 104
Views: 15,506
Posted By kon
Ray, if you click "Quote" on the first post on...

Ray, if you click "Quote" on the first post on this thread, you can see the tags around the images. You'll need to upload the images to somewhere first.
Forum: General chatter 13th February 2019, 11:53
Replies: 4
Views: 697
Posted By kon
Sounds good, Nick. Any clues on what sort of...

Sounds good, Nick. Any clues on what sort of re-body you are aiming for?Kobra style, MX250, 20's racer? What will you be using for the base car?
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 29th January 2019, 10:47
Replies: 5
Views: 555
Posted By kon
Agreed, a very nice rear ;) Quick question...

Agreed, a very nice rear ;)

Quick question about the ramp... What wood did you use to make them please WCA? It looks like the top one might be a scaffold board. I'm looking to do something...
Forum: Vintage and Classic Roadster Kit Car Builds 7th January 2019, 15:11
Replies: 221
Views: 16,183
Posted By kon
Thanks for the link, Paul. Yes, I was referring...

Thanks for the link, Paul. Yes, I was referring to a re-body/MOT, rather than IVA.
Reading through that MOT test doc, it looks like a clear cover is fine, as long as it doesnt significantly change...
Forum: Vintage and Classic Roadster Kit Car Builds 7th January 2019, 12:00
Replies: 221
Views: 16,183
Posted By kon
Awesome car, and loving the work :) Just a...

Awesome car, and loving the work :)

Just a quick question... I'm assuming by the number plate on the donor beetle that this is a build for the UK roads? If so, how are you planning to get around...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 27th December 2018, 08:55
Replies: 8
Views: 834
Posted By kon
Nope, doesnt look like it. They are all still...

Nope, doesnt look like it. They are all still showing a grey no-entry sign to me.
Forum: Vintage and Classic Roadster Kit Car Builds 7th December 2018, 14:23
Replies: 41
Views: 5,795
Posted By kon
Awesome work. That's shaping up to be a very...

Awesome work. That's shaping up to be a very pretty car :D
Cant wait to see how it comes together.
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