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Search: Posts Made By: deggsy
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 13th October 2019, 18:59
Replies: 422
Views: 92,737
Posted By deggsy
The perspex arrived this week for the doors I...

The perspex arrived this week for the doors I used masking tape to protect it when cutting with a jigsaw and for marking out I had to be very careful as I only had one shot to get them right.
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Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 30th September 2019, 19:01
Replies: 422
Views: 92,737
Posted By deggsy
I managed to get a bit more done this week. The...

I managed to get a bit more done this week. The chrome covers for the wiper boxes didn't fit do made up some new ones from ally and inner tube rubber for the seals....
Forum: Sammio Builds and discussions 15th September 2019, 15:22
Replies: 440
Views: 50,334
Posted By deggsy
Hmmm now i know how too make my handbrake gaiter...

Hmmm now i know how too make my handbrake gaiter nice one Paul
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 15th September 2019, 15:19
Replies: 422
Views: 92,737
Posted By deggsy
I finally managed to get the boot support bracket...

I finally managed to get the boot support bracket to bond using a two pack epoxy, I didn't have any tiger seal left doh.
http://www.madabout-kitcars.com/forum/picture.php?albumid=54&pictureid=1488...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 15th September 2019, 15:05
Replies: 327
Views: 56,454
Posted By deggsy
looking good Mick looking good I hope you sort it...

looking good Mick looking good I hope you sort it out foe Shelsey.
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 8th September 2019, 18:50
Replies: 422
Views: 92,737
Posted By deggsy
I have started putting it all back together some...

I have started putting it all back together some of the lights are in place.
http://www.madabout-kitcars.com/forum/picture.php?albumid=54&pictureid=1465
For some reason the doors and boot lid don't...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 31st August 2019, 09:13
Replies: 422
Views: 92,737
Posted By deggsy
And thanks for the encouragement guys.

And thanks for the encouragement guys.
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 31st August 2019, 09:11
Replies: 422
Views: 92,737
Posted By deggsy
painting finished

Finished the painting late last night there are a few small runs but nothing major I will leave it a few days to fully cure then start on butting it all back together. :eusa_dance:
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Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 29th August 2019, 17:07
Replies: 422
Views: 92,737
Posted By deggsy
Hmmm my apologies you are right i don't know...

Hmmm my apologies you are right i don't know what happened there the photos I took seem to have vanished into the either.
Never mind I will post some of the finished paint job in the next day or...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 28th August 2019, 16:23
Replies: 422
Views: 92,737
Posted By deggsy
Paint

The car has now had two coats of high build primer which showed up a few flaws which we missed these have now been stoppered flatted and re sprayed.
I am hoping for nicer weather tomorrow to apply...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 24th August 2019, 18:23
Replies: 422
Views: 92,737
Posted By deggsy
Not a lot been happening lately but I finally...

Not a lot been happening lately but I finally took the plunge and bought a compressor the car is now up on ramps ready to be flatted back for primer. I have also been cleaning the garage ready for...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 10th July 2019, 16:08
Replies: 422
Views: 92,737
Posted By deggsy
Yep took me the best part of two days and there...

Yep took me the best part of two days and there are still a few that have to be re done. doh!
Forum: Vintage and Classic Roadster Kit Car Builds 9th July 2019, 20:06
Replies: 342
Views: 59,138
Posted By deggsy
Looks like awesome paint job Mick now you can...

Looks like awesome paint job Mick now you can really enjoy yourself putting it all back together for the shows.
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 9th July 2019, 19:57
Replies: 422
Views: 92,737
Posted By deggsy
hard cover

Almost finished now all the supports and alloy sheet have been made and drilled fixed with over 200 pop rivets.
http://www.madabout-kitcars.com/forum/picture.php?albumid=54&pictureid=1422...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 28th June 2019, 08:14
Replies: 422
Views: 92,737
Posted By deggsy
Molleur Thanks for the reply yes it will be...

Molleur
Thanks for the reply yes it will be removable i'll be using some sort of clips.

cheers

Deggsy
Forum: Sammio Builds and discussions 27th June 2019, 19:38
Replies: 440
Views: 50,334
Posted By deggsy
Paul Glad to see you'v fixed the fuel supply...

Paul Glad to see you'v fixed the fuel supply problem and the paneling is coming along nicely. I'v found that a small surform plane works very nicely on the edges of thin alloy sheet.

Cheers
Derek
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 27th June 2019, 19:32
Replies: 422
Views: 92,737
Posted By deggsy
Hi All whilst waiting for the paint job I decided...

Hi All whilst waiting for the paint job I decided to follow Paul's lead and do some paneling namely a hard half tonneau cover if that's what its called?
I started off with a very thick piece of...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 10th June 2019, 16:35
Replies: 422
Views: 92,737
Posted By deggsy
Thanks for the encouraging comments almost there...

Thanks for the encouraging comments almost there just waiting for the spray job then i can put it all back together.
Forum: Sammio Builds and discussions 8th June 2019, 20:01
Replies: 440
Views: 50,334
Posted By deggsy
Paul the car is still looking grate I like the...

Paul the car is still looking grate I like the textured alloy panels nice touch I wish i'd thought of that before I riveted mine into place doh!
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 8th June 2019, 19:54
Replies: 422
Views: 92,737
Posted By deggsy
Paul Yes it most certainly is I Fitted the hand...

Paul Yes it most certainly is I Fitted the hand brake extension plates today and bled the brakes again the car is back down on it's wheels now and the longer drive shafts make the wheels fill the...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 6th June 2019, 18:40
Replies: 422
Views: 92,737
Posted By deggsy
rear driveshafts

I am back on the mechanical bits this week I am fitting the longer driveshafts from a spitfire 1500 they are about 20 mm longer than than the herald ones I replaced the wheel bearings and trunnion...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 25th May 2019, 20:12
Replies: 422
Views: 92,737
Posted By deggsy
Thanks gents good advice I was looking into all...

Thanks gents good advice I was looking into all that when I thought I would have to do it myself hopefully now with my friend agreeing to spray it I should get a half decent job? I have decided to go...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 25th May 2019, 08:15
Replies: 422
Views: 92,737
Posted By deggsy
Thanks for the input gents I have managed to...

Thanks for the input gents I have managed to persuade my friend to spray the car for me probably some time in August he's not a professional but can get decent results hopefully it will all go to...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 21st May 2019, 19:29
Replies: 422
Views: 92,737
Posted By deggsy
As fast as I flat one bit of bodywork I find...

As fast as I flat one bit of bodywork I find another that needs filling and flatting I think they are breeding :preggers:
http://www.madabout-kitcars.com/forum/picture.php?albumid=54&pictureid=1395...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 9th May 2019, 16:43
Replies: 422
Views: 92,737
Posted By deggsy
Stonleigh

Sorry I missed everyone at Stonleigh but I just couldn't find the pitch wandered round for ages but no luck just me being dull i think.:attention:
I have fitted the new calipers and ETB brake pads...
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