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Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 24th July 2018, 22:06
Replies: 69
Views: 8,171
Posted By 3148markc
Hi. I just drilled small holes and then screwed...

Hi. I just drilled small holes and then screwed the buckets into the fibreglas, will add some clips at the rear once all painted just to add a little security. For the chrome ring just drill a hole...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 14th July 2018, 07:28
Replies: 69
Views: 8,171
Posted By 3148markc
Lol oops never even noticed it was upside down

Lol oops never even noticed it was upside down
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 8th July 2018, 21:01
Replies: 2
Views: 150
Posted By 3148markc
Great idea Thankyou. Deffo one to think about for...

Great idea Thankyou. Deffo one to think about for sure.
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 8th July 2018, 20:24
Replies: 2
Views: 150
Posted By 3148markc
MX250 Window advice and ideas

Hi just asking round to what people have done around where the window comes upto the body kit. Have you left as is and added rubber to reach the window or have you done anything else ? Just looking...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 8th July 2018, 20:21
Replies: 69
Views: 8,171
Posted By 3148markc
Managed to get the car out today, took me hours...

Managed to get the car out today, took me hours to adjust the suspension to get the wheels to fit which they only just do at the rear, still not sure about height at front but will have to check vs...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 5th June 2018, 06:25
Replies: 5
Views: 365
Posted By 3148markc
I have 2 braces ready to fit which I was going to...

I have 2 braces ready to fit which I was going to put at the ends of the front might have to change these to the front like you say to try and level out as much as possible.
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 3rd June 2018, 22:00
Replies: 5
Views: 365
Posted By 3148markc
was thinking bracing brackets and I think with...

was thinking bracing brackets and I think with the reg plate where it is will also help. I will try a brace at one end to try push down a little and see how it goes. Thanks again
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 2nd June 2018, 18:05
Replies: 5
Views: 365
Posted By 3148markc
MX250 bottom front end not even help

Noticed the bottom of the front end isn't level from one side to the other has anybody else had this issue and what did you do to resolve ? Thanks (see pic)
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 1st June 2018, 12:38
Replies: 69
Views: 8,171
Posted By 3148markc
Finally see some light from the end of the tunnel...

Finally see some light from the end of the tunnel with all the filling and sanding. It's not perfect but will leave that to the body shop, but I've done all I can and to be fair it looks pretty good,...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 1st June 2018, 11:23
Replies: 14
Views: 455
Posted By 3148markc
Hi Terry. I just used the original fuel pipe but...

Hi Terry. I just used the original fuel pipe but cut off the connection and smoothed out the tube so that the original fuel hose went from the new cap to the fuel pipe, I then just ordered extra...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 21st May 2018, 20:49
Replies: 69
Views: 8,171
Posted By 3148markc
So with this nice weather managed to get filling...

So with this nice weather managed to get filling and sanding on the front light pods. One side had no shape at all really and they both didn't match so done my best to match these up. Also started...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 21st May 2018, 20:44
Replies: 14
Views: 455
Posted By 3148markc
Good idea may also do this as like you say once...

Good idea may also do this as like you say once there's added paint thickness it'll go back to hitting the top. Will do this and also lift the brackets slightly on the body (like little mounds...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 20th May 2018, 16:18
Replies: 14
Views: 455
Posted By 3148markc
Going to slightly lift the brackets on the body...

Going to slightly lift the brackets on the body as I think they have some play that way when opening it should be higher....hopefully lol just to now make a small mound out of filler on each side...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 20th May 2018, 16:16
Replies: 14
Views: 455
Posted By 3148markc
Yes it's my first. The sanding I think will take...

Yes it's my first. The sanding I think will take away what looks ok when closed
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 20th May 2018, 16:15
Replies: 14
Views: 455
Posted By 3148markc
cheers. I'll take a look

cheers. I'll take a look
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 20th May 2018, 11:08
Replies: 14
Views: 455
Posted By 3148markc
MX250 Bonnet help

Just installed the Mx250 Bonnet and I've managed to get good gapping all round and level, however when I open the bonnet it catches at the rear middle, what's the best way to rectify the issue ? I...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 28th April 2018, 11:20
Replies: 69
Views: 8,171
Posted By 3148markc
Cheers. Yep still lots to do, hopefully we will...

Cheers. Yep still lots to do, hopefully we will see some sunshine soon and I can get some good full days in !
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 28th April 2018, 08:20
Replies: 69
Views: 8,171
Posted By 3148markc
Managed to get the car out to turn round and...

Managed to get the car out to turn round and start the front.
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 21st April 2018, 18:55
Replies: 5
Views: 455
Posted By 3148markc
Thanks. I didn't want to start removing the front...

Thanks. I didn't want to start removing the front again so grinded some of the metal through the light hole then re shaped with a hammer which looks to have done the job.
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 21st April 2018, 11:30
Replies: 5
Views: 455
Posted By 3148markc
MX250 Front lights

What have people done with the frame that's behind the front lights as I can't get the light pod to fit. Do I cut the frame ?
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 1st April 2018, 13:56
Replies: 69
Views: 8,171
Posted By 3148markc
Thanks Dave. I know theres lots still to do at...

Thanks Dave. I know theres lots still to do at the paint shop to get the smooth finish but i guess more i can do the cheaper it'll be.... hopefully !
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 31st March 2018, 13:05
Replies: 69
Views: 8,171
Posted By 3148markc
Yep. Never ending ! Still filling and Sanding and...

Yep. Never ending ! Still filling and Sanding and filling and sanding. Didn't actually realise how many imperfections are in the kit. Just when I think I've finished one section you notice more holes...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 15th February 2018, 18:30
Replies: 12
Views: 905
Posted By 3148markc
Anymore news on the wheels ?

Anymore news on the wheels ?
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 11th February 2018, 07:10
Replies: 12
Views: 905
Posted By 3148markc
Excellent thanks Chris just sent you a PM

Excellent thanks Chris just sent you a PM
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 8th February 2018, 17:05
Replies: 69
Views: 8,171
Posted By 3148markc
It's been a while but managed to get some filling...

It's been a while but managed to get some filling done on the rear panel. It's. It perfect but a glaze ontop should make it smooth as glass hopefully
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