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Search: Posts Made By: DaveP
Forum: Bodywork Yesterday, 21:12
Replies: 8
Views: 326
Posted By DaveP
Good point. But dammit I have spent time cleaning...

Good point. But dammit I have spent time cleaning up the front and having less intakes. It does have a dirty great mouth grill though so I could see how to influence how that comes in if required.
...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds Yesterday, 20:46
Replies: 71
Views: 5,308
Posted By DaveP
I fancy the mgf / mgtf seats as long as they are...

I fancy the mgf / mgtf seats as long as they are not too deep in the buttocks area.

They are full leather and as they are for a small car should fit. Wish I knew someone with a set to try out for...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds Yesterday, 17:06
Replies: 71
Views: 5,308
Posted By DaveP
cheers gents. good feedback is always welcome. ...

cheers gents. good feedback is always welcome.

I sort of miss the matt black but it was a temporary thing.

The seats I choose might not be cobra-esque as i want head-rests so will probably be...
Forum: Bodywork Yesterday, 16:56
Replies: 8
Views: 326
Posted By DaveP
it might do yes. There is a gap above the beemer...

it might do yes. There is a gap above the beemer straight six and the bonnet so i will take a look. Now that it has been painted i was a bit paranoid. I bet I am worrying unnecessarily.

will keep...
Forum: General chatter Yesterday, 16:53
Replies: 7
Views: 129
Posted By DaveP
wicked pics thanks for sharing oh and they...

wicked pics thanks for sharing

oh and they say you are never more than 10 yards from a Dave....

- Dave
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds Yesterday, 16:51
Replies: 5
Views: 113
Posted By DaveP
look fun. Well done Nick :) and good luck to the...

look fun. Well done Nick :) and good luck to the students etc
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds Yesterday, 16:48
Replies: 71
Views: 5,308
Posted By DaveP
moody shots and a b-w to finish off.

The build is complete (?) for now. I would like to tweak the interior a little.

I have already changed the back luggage area to a non roll-hoop one and intend to swap the seats for something with...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds Yesterday, 16:41
Replies: 71
Views: 5,308
Posted By DaveP
Kobra in paint - it is not purple!

So in the end i decided to go with a different colour. I wanted to keep the kobra looking a older style so chose flat paint.

I could not go blue with a white stripe as it's not 427 style.
I...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds Yesterday, 16:34
Replies: 71
Views: 5,308
Posted By DaveP
quick prep pics

Oh here are a couple of pics of the Kobra in prep stage. Of course there were quite a few improvements needed to my gapping and panel fit.
...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds Yesterday, 16:27
Replies: 71
Views: 5,308
Posted By DaveP
Latest update on the Kobra build. I sent...

Latest update on the Kobra build.

I sent (mad) max off to the paint-shop finally in November and here are some pics of it before paint.

As I had rattle canned in matt black for the summer that...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 4th December 2018, 17:00
Replies: 4
Views: 234
Posted By DaveP
Here is a pic of another with the OEM hard top. I...

Here is a pic of another with the OEM hard top. I was tempted but realised that taking them on and off is a bit of a pain. As is storing it when not in use.

https://goo.gl/images/xPhpNL

Dave
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 30th November 2018, 08:01
Replies: 15
Views: 516
Posted By DaveP
Great name. If thatís the case a steering wheel...

Great name. If thatís the case a steering wheel called the same from MOMO is an idea. Even if it is not as nice as the Nardi

Dave
Forum: Bodywork 30th November 2018, 07:59
Replies: 8
Views: 326
Posted By DaveP
Thanks. After getting it done Iím paranoid about...

Thanks. After getting it done Iím paranoid about issues. I drive it home Monday so picks on my build thread will follow.

Dave
Forum: Formosa Builds, Ideas and Discussion 29th November 2018, 21:40
Replies: 228
Views: 30,457
Posted By DaveP
That looks fricken cool. The side on shot shows...

That looks fricken cool. The side on shot shows the lines well.

Nice !
Forum: Bodywork 29th November 2018, 21:38
Replies: 8
Views: 326
Posted By DaveP
Cheers. Will look at suppliers Dave

Cheers.

Will look at suppliers

Dave
Forum: Bodywork 26th November 2018, 22:09
Replies: 8
Views: 326
Posted By DaveP
Dealing with heat under bonnet

Hi all,
If you have not seen my build thread you will not have seen my Tribute Kobra with a twist.
I have had the bonnet scoop deleted (as they say somewhere) and so the air flow above the engine...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 26th November 2018, 21:14
Replies: 9
Views: 416
Posted By DaveP
Looks like a nice donor for condition. Good...

Looks like a nice donor for condition.

Good luck with the next build.

Dave
Forum: DNA Builds 20th November 2018, 08:01
Replies: 80
Views: 8,504
Posted By DaveP
I really like it. Needs to be smooth though. Such...

I really like it. Needs to be smooth though. Such a classic design doesnít need all that dressing.

And itís better looking than a Ďwhich end is the front?í Boxster in my view.

I wish the DNA...
Forum: Sammio Builds and discussions 20th November 2018, 07:56
Replies: 190
Views: 18,936
Posted By DaveP
Great pics Paul. Good to see you enjoying the car...

Great pics Paul. Good to see you enjoying the car :)

Dave
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 4th November 2018, 12:27
Replies: 235
Views: 30,738
Posted By DaveP
Agreed. It looks dope like that. Dave

Agreed. It looks dope like that.

Dave
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 3rd November 2018, 16:57
Replies: 235
Views: 30,738
Posted By DaveP
Not only looks great but similar to Ken Blockís...

Not only looks great but similar to Ken Blockís real one which is his fave car.

Check out his Hoonigan feed on YouTube where he talks about it. If you have not seen it before that is..

Dave
Forum: General chatter 29th October 2018, 07:19
Replies: 1
Views: 254
Posted By DaveP
Welcome Lee, There are a lot of very...

Welcome Lee,

There are a lot of very experienced regulars on here that are happy to offer guidance

Dave
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 26th October 2018, 09:49
Replies: 365
Views: 34,746
Posted By DaveP
I really like it. Great to see a development...

I really like it. Great to see a development thread coming together.

Wonder what a Zag front and Kobra rear would look like:)
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 25th October 2018, 17:48
Replies: 71
Views: 5,308
Posted By DaveP
Last matt black pics before paint

So this is version 1.4 or 1.5 I cannot remember. I have just spent the last couple of days removing the matt black solvent based paint so that it can get it's proper colour.

It won't be purple...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 25th October 2018, 17:41
Replies: 71
Views: 5,308
Posted By DaveP
thanks for the positive response :) I am...

thanks for the positive response :)

I am going underslung exhaust as side pipes on a Z3 are a bit of a faff to say the least.

Dave
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