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Forum: General Build Chat 13th July 2018, 19:50
Replies: 24
Views: 1,067
Posted By lancelot link
I'M WITH OXFORD I'M AFRAID ... I'm not feeling...

I'M WITH OXFORD I'M AFRAID ... I'm not feeling the love ...
Forum: Sammio Builds and discussions 12th July 2018, 17:59
Replies: 76
Views: 5,002
Posted By lancelot link
Agree , bonnet height in relation to rear edge is...

Agree , bonnet height in relation to rear edge is crucial ..a little bit too high and it can really play tricks on you ...The original S*mmio was/is guilty of that.

When you trim the rear edge and...
Forum: Sammio Builds and discussions 12th July 2018, 17:53
Replies: 76
Views: 5,002
Posted By lancelot link
I can't see where your pivot point for the front...

I can't see where your pivot point for the front is , but as a general , very general , rule of thumb ...the lower you pivot it , the less likely to hit the floor or chassis ...it's not set in stone...
Forum: Formosa Builds, Ideas and Discussion 12th July 2018, 08:06
Replies: 17
Views: 1,440
Posted By lancelot link
Hugo came down last week to sort out his...

Hugo came down last week to sort out his bodyshell ... All sat waiting for him ...


https://preview.ibb.co/i5CxhT/hug.jpg (https://ibb.co/dpqTp8)

https://preview.ibb.co/kjfpwo/hugg.jpg...
Forum: Vintage and Classic Roadster Kit Car Builds 10th July 2018, 22:01
Replies: 46
Views: 2,372
Posted By lancelot link
Thats looking very good ...

Thats looking very good ...
Forum: Sammio Builds and discussions 9th July 2018, 21:06
Replies: 3
Views: 106
Posted By lancelot link
I haven't used POR15 tank sealer but recently...

I haven't used POR15 tank sealer but recently used their paint process , which was very impressive ...

Basically , any tank that fits , can be used within reason ...you need to be aware of the...
Forum: General chatter 9th July 2018, 17:44
Replies: 2
Views: 61
Posted By lancelot link
Burnham Auto's in Dartford are Hot Rod and Custom...

Burnham Auto's in Dartford are Hot Rod and Custom builders , they are more than capable ...
Forum: Formosa Builds, Ideas and Discussion 8th July 2018, 14:40
Replies: 4
Views: 515
Posted By lancelot link
6 WEEKS LATER ..... Bodyshell price has had...

6 WEEKS LATER .....

Bodyshell price has had to go from 2450 to 2650

Frames currently unaffected although steel prices are going up weekly at the moment ...my steel supplier who does a lot of...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 8th July 2018, 08:07
Replies: 177
Views: 22,850
Posted By lancelot link
Cars looking great in the sunshine Alex ...you've...

Cars looking great in the sunshine Alex ...you've been truly blessed with the weather this year ...
The 356 Coupe looks great too ...I think M & W in Andover used to do those bodies ...
Forum: Sammio Builds and discussions 6th July 2018, 06:58
Replies: 8
Views: 219
Posted By lancelot link
I think it still needs an MOT due to...

I think it still needs an MOT due to modifications ...good luck with the build re-start and don't forget we all like pictures !!
Forum: Cars and Parts for sale, swap or wanted 5th July 2018, 20:17
Replies: 0
Views: 122
Posted By lancelot link
Triumph ROLLING CHASSIS WITH SAMMIO V5c document

A rolling Triumph Herald chassis , axles and prop. no engine or gearbox ... needs a bit of welding but generally pretty decent .
Comes with its V5c stating it to be a Make - Triumph Sammio , no...
Forum: General chatter 4th July 2018, 21:33
Replies: 4
Views: 218
Posted By lancelot link
Taking Sam to school this morning from Hamworthy...

Taking Sam to school this morning from Hamworthy , we go past Poole Ferry terminal and we saw a whole heap of classic sports cars heading towards the 7 am ferry ...they had to be on their way to Le...
Forum: Miglia Builds and discussion 1st July 2018, 17:01
Replies: 28
Views: 2,763
Posted By lancelot link
Probably worth pointing out , that , technically...

Probably worth pointing out , that , technically - as long as fair play is in attendance , it takes two to not only tango but to achieve a price in an Auction ..therefore there must have been at...
Forum: Formosa Builds, Ideas and Discussion 28th June 2018, 18:11
Replies: 60
Views: 4,883
Posted By lancelot link
I got the gate shift back from my engineer mate...

I got the gate shift back from my engineer mate this morning ..all now mounted to a round pedestal with a fixing lip at its base ...the original rubber gearstick boot is still in place under the gate...
Forum: Formosa Builds, Ideas and Discussion 26th June 2018, 06:37
Replies: 60
Views: 4,883
Posted By lancelot link
https://image.ibb.co/c6Fnh8/IMG_1875.jpg...

https://image.ibb.co/c6Fnh8/IMG_1875.jpg (https://imgbb.com/)

https://image.ibb.co/jPkEUo/IMG_1874.jpg (https://imgbb.com/)
Forum: Formosa Builds, Ideas and Discussion 24th June 2018, 07:54
Replies: 125
Views: 10,925
Posted By lancelot link
Rusty wires at present ....just a set of rollers...

Rusty wires at present ....just a set of rollers I use during the builds ..
Forum: Formosa Builds, Ideas and Discussion 23rd June 2018, 21:06
Replies: 125
Views: 10,925
Posted By lancelot link
colour is on ....really like this shade ... ...

colour is on ....really like this shade ...

https://image.ibb.co/bVX1n8/image001.jpg (https://ibb.co/e5rGLT)

https://image.ibb.co/bzN6LT/image001002.jpg (https://ibb.co/eLz8Zo)
Forum: Formosa Builds, Ideas and Discussion 23rd June 2018, 20:58
Replies: 60
Views: 4,883
Posted By lancelot link
Right pain of a job to do , adjusting them and...

Right pain of a job to do , adjusting them and mounting them in a tight space ...but the seatbelts are on ...

https://image.ibb.co/dsNj78/IMG_20180623_141113001.jpg (https://imgbb.com/)
...
Forum: General chatter 23rd June 2018, 08:05
Replies: 4
Views: 130
Posted By lancelot link
FORMOSA 120 GR ? ...

FORMOSA 120 GR ?

http://preview.ibb.co/mAKJwb/ffff.jpg (http://ibb.co/mnAQbb)
Forum: Formosa Builds, Ideas and Discussion 22nd June 2018, 19:21
Replies: 0
Views: 101
Posted By lancelot link
Scimitar SE5 donor chassis ?

https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/173376291663
Forum: Show us your Kit Cars 19th June 2018, 08:43
Replies: 10
Views: 214
Posted By lancelot link
That all sounds about right ..... Mine was a bit...

That all sounds about right ..... Mine was a bit of a hybrid ...it was imported by a guy from the States as a VW based project car ...he put it together and the build was covered by one of the...
Forum: Show us your Kit Cars 18th June 2018, 22:44
Replies: 10
Views: 214
Posted By lancelot link
mine was a Beetle chassis up to about the rear of...

mine was a Beetle chassis up to about the rear of cockpit , then it had a box section subframe with a Renault 30 engine and box fitted ..... it was red ..now yellow ..YOR 959J
Forum: Show us your Kit Cars 18th June 2018, 20:00
Replies: 10
Views: 214
Posted By lancelot link
I had a Manta Montage M6GTR replica years ago...

I had a Manta Montage M6GTR replica years ago ...and that isn't one !! The Manta is a very pretty car ...
Forum: Formosa Builds, Ideas and Discussion 18th June 2018, 19:48
Replies: 60
Views: 4,883
Posted By lancelot link
Plugging away at sealing up the cockpit ,...

Plugging away at sealing up the cockpit , integrating the bulkheads front and rear etc...


https://image.ibb.co/c30HZd/IMG_1717.jpg (https://imgbb.com/)
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Forum: Formosa Builds, Ideas and Discussion 16th June 2018, 17:18
Replies: 125
Views: 10,925
Posted By lancelot link
Totally agree ....

Totally agree ....
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