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Forum: General chatter 11th August 2019, 16:09
Replies: 38
Views: 5,327
Posted By lancelot link
Both look very pretty ...The tiny wheel arches...

Both look very pretty ...The tiny wheel arches and wheels frustrate me a bit on these cars ..but they aren't the worst ...
I think the silver one belongs to a guy called Alex, he had the TVR based...
Forum: Formosa Builds, Ideas and Discussion 11th August 2019, 16:02
Replies: 49
Views: 4,048
Posted By lancelot link
lack of post recently due to a few factors ......

lack of post recently due to a few factors ... apologies to anyone following ...
This car is currently residing at the paint shop ...so not a lot to report until its back in a few weeks ... Fitting...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 11th August 2019, 15:49
Replies: 4
Views: 199
Posted By lancelot link
So when are we going to see some pics of your 275...

So when are we going to see some pics of your 275 build Lucky ?
Forum: Miglia Builds and discussion 13th June 2019, 12:10
Replies: 366
Views: 91,309
Posted By lancelot link
WELL DONE ... So what's next ?

WELL DONE ... So what's next ?
Forum: General Build Chat 3rd June 2019, 10:27
Replies: 24
Views: 1,952
Posted By lancelot link
LOOKS INTERESTING , WILL LOOK INTO THAT ... ...

LOOKS INTERESTING , WILL LOOK INTO THAT ...

Incidentally , on the front page of their website ...whats this ?

https://i.ibb.co/PZZVZNF/cihc19-banner-101.jpg (https://imgbb.com/)
Forum: Sammio Builds and discussions 29th May 2019, 08:49
Replies: 5
Views: 606
Posted By lancelot link
Thank you .... I don't mind the comparison to its...

Thank you .... I don't mind the comparison to its cousin , I can see how that mistake can be made ..you aren't the first to say it .
The car has had a ridiculous amount of interest but only one...
Forum: Formosa Builds, Ideas and Discussion 25th May 2019, 14:58
Replies: 49
Views: 4,048
Posted By lancelot link
CAR HAS MOVED ON A BIT .... Slow progress with...

CAR HAS MOVED ON A BIT .... Slow progress with the aluminium interior but starting to shape up quite nicely and it's at a stage I felt I could share a picture with you all ...All work so far inside...
Forum: Formosa Builds, Ideas and Discussion 25th May 2019, 14:51
Replies: 3
Views: 555
Posted By lancelot link
GRILLE IN .... ...

GRILLE IN ....

https://i.ibb.co/znmD9Kg/FORR.jpg (https://ibb.co/r7QN8nh)

FUEL CAP FITTED

https://i.ibb.co/3FbZD2x/FORRR.jpg (https://ibb.co/gW8K5N0)

HANDBRAKE DONE
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 15th May 2019, 11:44
Replies: 26
Views: 1,388
Posted By lancelot link
that pale blue with the stripes on that SWB looks...

that pale blue with the stripes on that SWB looks fantastic .. Love the 750 Monza (?) on the trolley too ...I've just made something very similar to roll my shells around on ...

Enzo's desk is...
Forum: Sammio Builds and discussions 15th May 2019, 11:40
Replies: 84
Views: 10,803
Posted By lancelot link
Some good progress there ...If you are using the...

Some good progress there ...If you are using the Tribute 'Mono-hinge' items , I found them quite easy to fit , getting the flex out of them , as with any hinge of this style , is the tricky bit ...it...
Forum: Miglia Builds and discussion 15th May 2019, 11:35
Replies: 8
Views: 788
Posted By lancelot link
It does look good ...PRICE IS A TAD OPTOMISTIC I...

It does look good ...PRICE IS A TAD OPTOMISTIC I FEEL , BUT WATCHING WITH INTEREST !!
Forum: Formosa Builds, Ideas and Discussion 15th May 2019, 11:27
Replies: 3
Views: 555
Posted By lancelot link
Front inner arches mounted - top half on bonnet ,...

Front inner arches mounted - top half on bonnet ,
bottom half on chassis ... bonnet latches on ( the D type style quarter turns that are proving popular ) , few other jobs done T handle on boot ,...
Forum: Sammio Builds and discussions 12th May 2019, 08:38
Replies: 333
Views: 76,649
Posted By lancelot link
Patrice was getting them registered ok ...hes...

Patrice was getting them registered ok ...hes near Belgium and I think that may have been a factor ...is it worth speaking to him before you list it ?
Forum: Old No.7 Builds 3rd May 2019, 18:55
Replies: 3
Views: 462
Posted By lancelot link
THIS IS PRETTY ...Easier build with non original...

THIS IS PRETTY ...Easier build with non original parts too ...

https://i.ibb.co/WHCrz4Q/jaguar-xk120-1956-j1268-047.jpg (https://ibb.co/hg0GdJk)
Forum: Formosa Builds, Ideas and Discussion 3rd May 2019, 15:52
Replies: 3
Views: 555
Posted By lancelot link
Few hours on this one this week ...Fully boxed in...

Few hours on this one this week ...Fully boxed in boot floor and inner arches as well as radiusing the rear arches ..30'' overall , same as fronts and glassed an inner lip or return edge in place too...
Forum: Cars and Parts for sale, swap or wanted 29th April 2019, 15:54
Replies: 1
Views: 403
Posted By lancelot link
Now on ebay .....

Now on ebay .....
Forum: Formosa Builds, Ideas and Discussion 28th April 2019, 18:41
Replies: 1
Views: 272
Posted By lancelot link
Engine !!

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/655394524915644/
Forum: Formosa Builds, Ideas and Discussion 28th April 2019, 10:02
Replies: 0
Views: 199
Posted By lancelot link
Fibreglass seat shells ..

A customer recently supplied me with a pair of Porsche 356 / 550 seat shells for his Formosa build ...These are a great fit and a very stylish looking seat when upholstered.
I was disappointed with...
Forum: Formosa Builds, Ideas and Discussion 28th April 2019, 09:48
Replies: 3
Views: 555
Posted By lancelot link
Andy K's Vitesse based car

Last year I sold a kit to Andy who is building a Vitesse / GT6 based car ...Vitesse chassis , engine and box and GT6 axle and suspension components ...well Andy wanted some changes to his frame and...
Forum: Formosa Builds, Ideas and Discussion 28th April 2019, 09:15
Replies: 0
Views: 178
Posted By lancelot link
Replacement triumph bulkhead

BOX SECTION BULKHEADS NOW AVAILABLE FOR TRIUMPH VITESSE BASED CARS ...A few customers have struggled to find decent bulkheads for their Triumph based builds ...so I , with the help of CGB SHEETMETAL...
Forum: Cars and Parts for sale, swap or wanted 20th April 2019, 18:22
Replies: 1
Views: 403
Posted By lancelot link
Formosa 120 gr Long Nose bodyshell - new

Formosa 120gr Long nose body - new and deposit paid by an overseas customer who is not answering any messages . Therefore if balance is paid it's yours !! 2150 owed therefore a saving of 500 !! ...
Forum: Italian Replica builds and chat 19th April 2019, 12:43
Replies: 418
Views: 50,083
Posted By lancelot link
You could certainly head in that direction with...

You could certainly head in that direction with an F120 gr . Basically most of the cars of that era are a similar generic shape. aren't they ?..kind of . If you squint , you can see any one of the...
Forum: Formosa Builds, Ideas and Discussion 19th April 2019, 12:31
Replies: 53
Views: 4,066
Posted By lancelot link
Thanks ...yes will put all adverts back up next...

Thanks ...yes will put all adverts back up next month . Think its going to Beaulieu too ..see what happens.... Changing the oil this morning and having a play ....will take her out for a run later .
Forum: Formosa Builds, Ideas and Discussion 18th April 2019, 20:40
Replies: 53
Views: 4,066
Posted By lancelot link
Struggling to actually identify the squeak ! I...

Struggling to actually identify
the squeak ! I have had a little tweak but its still there ...drives OK though ! Lots of interest but nothing firm . I am going to readvertise her next month .
Forum: Formosa Builds, Ideas and Discussion 17th April 2019, 20:53
Replies: 53
Views: 4,066
Posted By lancelot link
Yes ...they are all long nose . The one above has...

Yes ...they are all long nose . The one above has been widened too . .the second wide body example . I really want to see a silver long nose twin hump car ...Maybe when the blue car sells I'll have...
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