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Forum: Italian Replica builds and chat 20th July 2020, 08:33
Replies: 9
Views: 730
Posted By NeilF355
It will be interesting to see if Ferrari do...

It will be interesting to see if Ferrari do appeal the ruling seeing as they are using exactly the same "use it or lose it" ruling in a case over the Purosangue name of their new SUV for next year...
Forum: General chatter 7th July 2020, 08:50
Replies: 2
Views: 289
Posted By NeilF355
Legal ruling over Ferrari 250 GTO design

It appears that Ferrari have been taken to court and have lost their trademark to the design of the 250 GTO

Ares Design took Ferrari to the Cancellation Division of the European Union Intellectual...
Forum: Bodywork 25th June 2020, 13:36
Replies: 13
Views: 740
Posted By NeilF355
Hi That sounds like a lot of parcel tape! ...

Hi
That sounds like a lot of parcel tape!

Any sort of acetate film should do to stop the resin sticking.
I have a roll of pallet shrink wrap that I use, good old clingfilm will do just as well....
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 19th June 2020, 07:07
Replies: 15
Views: 833
Posted By NeilF355
Confirmation of the Newark show cancellation is...

Confirmation of the Newark show cancellation is on Complete Kit Car magazines facebook page. It says

"The Newark show, scheduled to take place next month, has been cancelled. Organisers Grosvenor...
Forum: General Build Chat 24th May 2020, 10:09
Replies: 7
Views: 437
Posted By NeilF355
Check that the wiring to the speed sensor is...

Check that the wiring to the speed sensor is intact.

I had a problem with one of those Hall Effect sensors - the wire was touching the exhaust which had melted the insulation.
The speedo needle...
Forum: Show us your Kit Cars 17th May 2020, 08:01
Replies: 25
Views: 6,215
Posted By NeilF355
Hi Tony That's a tidy set up (in every respect)...

Hi Tony
That's a tidy set up (in every respect) you have there :hail:
Must admit that most of the wall space in my garage is taken up with racks for my tools or shelving for rubbish which might...
Forum: Show us your Kit Cars 13th May 2020, 08:47
Replies: 25
Views: 6,215
Posted By NeilF355
Hi Tony I would use the white perforated. ...

Hi Tony
I would use the white perforated.
It's what I used in my GTO even though the rest of the interior was black.
It lightened the interior up a bit even though, to be honest, the headlining is...
Forum: General Build Chat 29th April 2020, 08:55
Replies: 30
Views: 5,493
Posted By NeilF355
Rearranged Stoneleigh dates August 2020

Hi
The National Kit car show at Stoneleigh has been rearranged for August 29th /30th 2020

Annoncement is from the Complete Kit Car magazine facebook page on the 24th April...
Forum: Dino 246 Builds and Discussion 28th April 2020, 08:59
Replies: 8
Views: 1,162
Posted By NeilF355
Hi Tony Nice work on the rocker covers...

Hi Tony
Nice work on the rocker covers :icon_biggrin:
Looks like a lot of carbs in there, are they twin 40DCOE webers?
Which headlining are you going to use? (the originals seem to have a...
Forum: Dino 246 Builds and Discussion 12th April 2020, 09:18
Replies: 8
Views: 1,162
Posted By NeilF355
Looks good Tony. Must admit that I'm a fan of...

Looks good Tony.
Must admit that I'm a fan of slash cut exhaust tips, I have them on my F355 replica.
Forum: General chatter 25th March 2020, 09:51
Replies: 0
Views: 186
Posted By NeilF355
MOT Extension /Exemption

Latest info from the DVLA in response to the Coronavirus to limit possible spread


If your car's MOT is due after 30th March 2020 it will automatically be given a 6 month extension.

"What you...
Forum: Dino 246 Builds and Discussion 24th March 2020, 09:10
Replies: 5
Views: 710
Posted By NeilF355
Dino looks good Tony, I bet you are relieved to...

Dino looks good Tony, I bet you are relieved to have it home before this lockdown, it would be difficult to work on it if it was stuck at the paint guys place.
:high5:

Must get on with mine :bolt:
Forum: Old No.7 Builds 16th February 2020, 10:12
Replies: 26
Views: 4,456
Posted By NeilF355
Porsche 356 coupe windscreen. Flat toughened...

Porsche 356 coupe windscreen. Flat toughened glass side windows and lexan rear screen to follow.

Source https://www.facebook.com/pg/TributeAutomotive/posts/
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 22nd January 2020, 10:25
Replies: 37
Views: 2,481
Posted By NeilF355
Locking gas struts were fitted to the bonnet of...

Locking gas struts were fitted to the bonnet of the Rover 820 I used to have.
Forum: Dino 246 Builds and Discussion 5th January 2020, 09:32
Replies: 12
Views: 1,729
Posted By NeilF355
Hi Ross I'm building a Classic Replicas Dino...

Hi Ross
I'm building a Classic Replicas Dino which I bought as a part completed project.
My front suspension looks the same as on the chassis pictures you posted.
I have a magazine article about...
Forum: Show us your Kit Cars 30th December 2019, 09:55
Replies: 25
Views: 6,215
Posted By NeilF355
Hi Ian I know of one Classic Replicas Dino...

Hi Ian
I know of one Classic Replicas Dino which is on the road at the moment, it's a replica of the "46" car which completed at Le Mans in 1972 and the owner has brought it to Stoneleigh for the...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 21st December 2019, 10:38
Replies: 9
Views: 822
Posted By NeilF355
Hi Scott I have fitted Lucas L691 / L692 lights...

Hi Scott
I have fitted Lucas L691 / L692 lights (as fitted to the Hillman Imp)to the rear of my 250 GTO.
On ebay for 68 complete. https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/163809436661
Forum: Dino 246 Builds and Discussion 3rd December 2019, 08:27
Replies: 8
Views: 1,429
Posted By NeilF355
Hi Kai On the original GTS the roof was stored...

Hi Kai
On the original GTS the roof was stored behind the seats during open air driving.

If you have a look here http://dinorestoration.com/carpeting-complete/ you will see that the transmission...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 1st December 2019, 09:07
Replies: 76
Views: 6,646
Posted By NeilF355
Hi Scott Very nice car :D Looking at the hour...

Hi Scott
Very nice car :D
Looking at the hour you posted the pictures you must have had an early Christmas....too exited to sleep day, and I don't blame you.
Enjoy!
Neil
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 29th November 2019, 09:35
Replies: 11
Views: 1,224
Posted By NeilF355
I have insurance with A-Plan and Graham Sykes. ...

I have insurance with A-Plan and Graham Sykes.

A-Plan do seem to be pretty accommodating - I have agreed values on my GTO and F355, they have even given me "Lay up" insurance for my part built...
Forum: Italian Replica builds and chat 11th November 2019, 08:52
Replies: 10
Views: 1,414
Posted By NeilF355
I have a Beetle based Kingfisher Countess and my...

I have a Beetle based Kingfisher Countess and my log book also states "make - Kingfisher" and "Wheel plan - 2 axle rigid body".

I have PM'd you a copy of the relevant page of my V5C.

My car...
Forum: Miglia Builds and discussion 5th November 2019, 09:46
Replies: 28
Views: 9,376
Posted By NeilF355
Hi Robin In my time I have had 3 rebodied cars,...

Hi Robin
In my time I have had 3 rebodied cars, each one of them had make and model details changed according to a different approach.

As far as I can gather at the moment they seem to be...
Forum: General Build Chat 4th October 2019, 08:19
Replies: 30
Views: 5,493
Posted By NeilF355
There seems to be some question over the Newark...

There seems to be some question over the Newark September dates.
I have heard that it clashes with Goodwood Revival and has been changed to 25th/26th July according to Complete Kit car magazine.
Forum: Dino 246 Builds and Discussion 25th September 2019, 14:20
Replies: 12
Views: 1,729
Posted By NeilF355
Just found this chassis and body that were for...

Just found this chassis and body that were for sale 3 months ago. Seller reckons it's a JH classics but the chassis looks more like a classic replicas one to me. It might still be for sale or the...
Forum: Dino 246 Builds and Discussion 25th September 2019, 11:02
Replies: 12
Views: 1,729
Posted By NeilF355
Hi Ian I have an early Classic replicas Dino...

Hi Ian
I have an early Classic replicas Dino project with the body attached. It is currently on axel stands so it's relatively easy to get access underneath and to the front suspension (see...
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