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Forum: Old No.7 Builds 12th February 2019, 07:46
Replies: 244
Views: 33,558
Posted By Welshkiwi
Be a few pictures soon, just been doing the hard...

Be a few pictures soon, just been doing the hard graft under the bonnet with non visible stuff. Front indicators and side indicators in and working, R/h headlight in, pilot works and both beam...
Forum: Old No.7 Builds 7th February 2019, 06:31
Replies: 244
Views: 33,558
Posted By Welshkiwi
Managed a bit of work over the last few days, no...

Managed a bit of work over the last few days, no photos though due not really visual progress.
Constructed all the looms for the front clam and first fit in conduit on brackets. Battery refitted and...
Forum: Old No.7 Builds 1st February 2019, 02:53
Replies: 244
Views: 33,558
Posted By Welshkiwi
Thanks Ross appreciate it fella. Been a bit of a...

Thanks Ross appreciate it fella. Been a bit of a perfect storm since the kit arrived really, I have had a long term knee issue that has only just been confirmed is a torn meniscus so need the surgery...
Forum: Old No.7 Builds 23rd January 2019, 03:24
Replies: 244
Views: 33,558
Posted By Welshkiwi
Hi Lucky, thanks for the comments. No plans as of...

Hi Lucky, thanks for the comments. No plans as of yet on the window, I specíd that shape with Chris/Dan as I wanted to see what the relief of the original window shape looked like, especially when...
Forum: Old No.7 Builds 22nd January 2019, 05:53
Replies: 244
Views: 33,558
Posted By Welshkiwi
Trial fit - Body

Hi guys,

Managed to trial fit the roof/bodyline tonight. So happy to get to this point! There will be some challenges ahead as I have a few things that I think that may cause a bit of scratchy...
Forum: Old No.7 Builds 19th January 2019, 01:21
Replies: 244
Views: 33,558
Posted By Welshkiwi
Clock spring modification - Steering wheel fit

Managed to complete the fit of the steering wheel today as well as route the rear brake light high level harness, fit the seatbelts (new for LVV cert) as well as 95% complete the rear parcel shelf...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 18th January 2019, 20:36
Replies: 17
Views: 606
Posted By Welshkiwi
Hi Hugh, thanks for the kind comments, canít...

Hi Hugh, thanks for the kind comments, canít claim the centre console though as that is standard OEM for the car I bought. I was really lucky though that the 2.8 that I picked up had a really nice...
Forum: Old No.7 Builds 18th January 2019, 06:01
Replies: 244
Views: 33,558
Posted By Welshkiwi
Progress and success - Steering Wheel

Stimulated by Hugh and his steering boss questions I have made some progress - Cheers fella!

Initial fitment of the Nardi Steering wheel, PCD spacer and OMP boss kit tonight.
Temporary fit of...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 18th January 2019, 02:27
Replies: 17
Views: 606
Posted By Welshkiwi
Hi HUGH, welcome to the forum! If you look...

Hi HUGH, welcome to the forum!

If you look on the second page of the forum you will see a thread for z3 airbag steering wheel that might help. I haven’t fitted mine yet, but have noticed that the...
Forum: Old No.7 Builds 16th January 2019, 07:46
Replies: 244
Views: 33,558
Posted By Welshkiwi
Hey Ross, apologies for the delayed reply, have...

Hey Ross, apologies for the delayed reply, have been away on summer hols etc enjoying our sunshine! Really appreciate the info etc and the offer on the hinge possibilities, will certainly bear that...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 30th November 2018, 20:10
Replies: 15
Views: 1,066
Posted By Welshkiwi
Good idea Dave, some of the earlier MOMO wheels...

Good idea Dave, some of the earlier MOMO wheels of this design look pretty cool but I have to stick with the Nardi at the moment, just does it for me!



Just had a quick look and some options...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 30th November 2018, 03:16
Replies: 15
Views: 1,066
Posted By Welshkiwi
Nice approaches guys. For the NZ guys looking at...

Nice approaches guys. For the NZ guys looking at this and the fact that I have taken the LVV approach in the certification, I am probably going to stick with the horn button in the centre of the...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 29th November 2018, 03:45
Replies: 9
Views: 680
Posted By Welshkiwi
+1 from me. Thatís the one I have for my build...

+1 from me. Thatís the one I have for my build and very happy with the look.....if it ever gets fitted to the car! :mmph:
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 29th November 2018, 03:39
Replies: 230
Views: 29,657
Posted By Welshkiwi
Thumbs up Awesome work fella, I am with you on the...

Awesome work fella,
I am with you on the daunting part. The engineering bit I am happy with but when it gets to the dark art of glassing and bonding so much can go astray when not fully fledged in...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 26th November 2018, 06:56
Replies: 15
Views: 1,066
Posted By Welshkiwi
Awesome WCA, nice job. For interest where did you...

Awesome WCA, nice job. For interest where did you put the horn button? Cheers WK.
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 25th November 2018, 02:20
Replies: 15
Views: 1,066
Posted By Welshkiwi
Hi Ross, The progress has been snails pace at...

Hi Ross,
The progress has been snails pace at times but as long as forward motion I am not getting too bonkers! I am in Auckland also so can definitely catch up at some point when a bit more ďcarĒ...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 24th November 2018, 19:38
Replies: 15
Views: 1,066
Posted By Welshkiwi
Thumbs up Yet again guys this forum and you lot within it...

Yet again guys this forum and you lot within it come up trumps. Awesome stuff. The web is a wonderful thing but when it tells you 3 different options and only one is local it is very confusing and...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 24th November 2018, 06:50
Replies: 15
Views: 1,066
Posted By Welshkiwi
Hi Molleur, thanks for the inputs etc. This is...

Hi Molleur, thanks for the inputs etc. This is where it is getting confusing and contradictory. The Momo application guide says #2008 is used for E36 up to 1998. It quotes #2011 as used in E36 all...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 24th November 2018, 03:07
Replies: 15
Views: 1,066
Posted By Welshkiwi
Z3 steering wheel boss - airbag

Hey guys,
Really struggling over in NZ to get a steering wheel boss to fit my Nardi steering wheel that I have bought.
Tried a generic E36 boss today and it wouldn’t fit, wouldn’t fit the splines...
Forum: Old No.7 Builds 24th November 2018, 02:58
Replies: 244
Views: 33,558
Posted By Welshkiwi
Hi Kidge, yeh sorry in respect to your...

Hi Kidge, yeh sorry in respect to your bumpers/moulds taken from them. I was just made aware that you knew moulds were taken for future use and that they would be supplied with the kit I ordered. As...
Forum: Old No.7 Builds 18th November 2018, 09:01
Replies: 244
Views: 33,558
Posted By Welshkiwi
Cheers Paul, appreciate it. Feeling well...

Cheers Paul, appreciate it. Feeling well motivated at the moment but a slow week this week, my boys cricket and my daughters dance show have derailed the flow, but that is life! Hoping for a bit more...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 12th November 2018, 07:13
Replies: 6
Views: 521
Posted By Welshkiwi
Flickr being used for my thread, bit slow at...

Flickr being used for my thread, bit slow at times and heading for a freebie limit of 1000 photos unless you pay soon but works for me and the forum posting everytime.
Cheers
Forum: Old No.7 Builds 12th November 2018, 07:02
Replies: 244
Views: 33,558
Posted By Welshkiwi
SRS System sorted - Info for future

Hi guys,

The following is the normal safety caveat - I am only disabling my SRS system as I am allowed to by LVV and the fact that new seatbelts are being fitted. I am not condoning tampering or...
Forum: Old No.7 Builds 11th November 2018, 16:26
Replies: 244
Views: 33,558
Posted By Welshkiwi
Cheers guys, yup the grp quarters are what...

Cheers guys, yup the grp quarters are what Chris/Dan did for me with the kit. Nicely done with their own integral bracket. I will do a bit of reprofiling in a few areas, paint the underside etc and...
Forum: Old No.7 Builds 11th November 2018, 05:07
Replies: 244
Views: 33,558
Posted By Welshkiwi
Smile Front end initial fit

Hey guys, a bit of progress today, but i keep getting caught out in the timescale of doing things! Mind you I spend too much time admiring and planning than doing actual stuff at times, I'll learn!...
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