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Search: Posts Made By: Welshkiwi
Forum: Old No.7 Builds 28th September 2019, 20:56
Replies: 76
Views: 4,960
Posted By Welshkiwi
Very smart LLM, at the start of my project I had...

Very smart LLM, at the start of my project I had that big decision of which option to go for. Nice to see one now in the making and I know you will do it proud.
Will be interested to see your...
Forum: Old No.7 Builds 23rd September 2019, 07:39
Replies: 348
Views: 57,882
Posted By Welshkiwi
Thanks for the positive support guys....

Thanks for the positive support guys. Appreciated. This week is focussed on finalising all my bits for fixing the body, removing it, final checks and tidy up and hopefully with a mate of mine bond it...
Forum: Old No.7 Builds 22nd September 2019, 04:20
Replies: 348
Views: 57,882
Posted By Welshkiwi
Sills and trims

Hi guys, managed to finish the sills and trims as planned this weekend in between watching the rugby.

Happy with what has been achieved when comparing to the original car.
...
Forum: Old No.7 Builds 20th September 2019, 10:14
Replies: 348
Views: 57,882
Posted By Welshkiwi
Hey Paul, thanks for these photos, they are...

Hey Paul, thanks for these photos, they are superb. Awesome to see two in racing garb and both in silver/grey.

Appreciate the kind words, work going on today so have coated initial primer coat on...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 18th September 2019, 07:06
Replies: 400
Views: 48,736
Posted By Welshkiwi
Swifty I like this car.....full stop. So reminds...

Swifty I like this car.....full stop. So reminds me of rally stages and nutters in crazy places for a prime spot and picture.
I can only imagine the feeling you are getting right now as it is coming...
Forum: Old No.7 Builds 18th September 2019, 06:58
Replies: 348
Views: 57,882
Posted By Welshkiwi
Cheers LL.....maybe i’ll have to call it a 275...

Cheers LL.....maybe i’ll have to call it a 275 gran turismo bodged! :lol:



Thanks Jones, appreciated.



Cheers Molleur, the little bits take the time but hoping it pays off in the end....
Forum: Old No.7 Builds 17th September 2019, 06:09
Replies: 348
Views: 57,882
Posted By Welshkiwi
Trims and sills - More manlove req'd

Hey guys, so you can see what I am up to this week.

Some photos of the sills and the stainless trims made that bolt through the fibreglass. These will be primered and the trims polished and then...
Forum: Old No.7 Builds 16th September 2019, 08:23
Replies: 348
Views: 57,882
Posted By Welshkiwi
Thanks MR T, appreciated! I will need every bit...

Thanks MR T, appreciated! I will need every bit of the luck on the sills. Only because I used 1.2mm BA stainless for the trims, they are engineering flat compared to the fibreglass surfaces they are...
Forum: Old No.7 Builds 16th September 2019, 05:35
Replies: 348
Views: 57,882
Posted By Welshkiwi
Thanks for all the good comments etc guys. I...

Thanks for all the good comments etc guys.
I hate this social media universe that we live in and people’s anonymity behind a keyboard saying things that they likely wouldn’t say to someone’s face,...
Forum: Old No.7 Builds 14th September 2019, 12:14
Replies: 348
Views: 57,882
Posted By Welshkiwi
Kitcarish and bodged? You really do need to...

Kitcarish and bodged? You really do need to educate yourself on how to win friends and influence people. That forked tongue of yours needs to have a small clip from its tips and a little less acid in...
Forum: Old No.7 Builds 14th September 2019, 06:00
Replies: 348
Views: 57,882
Posted By Welshkiwi
Exhausts finished - Needs tips polishing

Hey guys very little progress but have started again on the car.

Exhausts are finished - Tips need a polishing but the black paint and red bands are finished and pretty much as I envisaged them....
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 9th September 2019, 22:51
Replies: 24
Views: 3,639
Posted By Welshkiwi
Awesome stuff Andy, I know you will do this...

Awesome stuff Andy,

I know you will do this kit proud, just like the others prior. Look forward to seeing it progress, might keep me on track with mine with you chasing me!
Forum: Old No.7 Builds 9th September 2019, 22:45
Replies: 348
Views: 57,882
Posted By Welshkiwi
Hi Kidge, Thanks for the kind comments! Yeh...

Hi Kidge,
Thanks for the kind comments! Yeh pretty happy with the pipes. Currently back off so I can finish the paint and striping on the ends. They are no lower than the original back box so will...
Forum: Old No.7 Builds 25th August 2019, 06:30
Replies: 348
Views: 57,882
Posted By Welshkiwi
Thanks Belle for the kind thoughts, these things...

Thanks Belle for the kind thoughts, these things happen I know but when unexpected and a good bloke it is a hard pill to swallow.

Below are some photos, the body is still not bonded on yet, but I...
Forum: Old No.7 Builds 24th August 2019, 07:38
Replies: 348
Views: 57,882
Posted By Welshkiwi
Hi guys, Should be some photos tomorrow...

Hi guys,
Should be some photos tomorrow hopefully after a few hours on the car. Lost a very close family friend unfortunately in the last few weeks so the car has not been a priority at all.

Have...
Forum: Old No.7 Builds 4th August 2019, 08:35
Replies: 348
Views: 57,882
Posted By Welshkiwi
Hi lucky, If you look further back in my thread...

Hi lucky,
If you look further back in my thread I have strengthened the fibreglass with t6 alclad panels bonded and riveted on. The hangers for the exhaust bolt to these panels and drop through a...
Forum: Old No.7 Builds 4th August 2019, 06:13
Replies: 348
Views: 57,882
Posted By Welshkiwi
Weather terrible but work must go on.

Hi guys, NZ weather is atrocious at the moment, so the garage door gets opened /closed/opened quite rapidly at the moment.
Sills are needing work as the trims we manufactured look superb, but show...
Forum: Old No.7 Builds 2nd August 2019, 04:29
Replies: 348
Views: 57,882
Posted By Welshkiwi
Thanks Belle, crisis half averted, the trims got...

Thanks Belle, crisis half averted, the trims got the welding completed so all being well should be fitted and photos by the end of the weekend.....cracking on!
Forum: Old No.7 Builds 1st August 2019, 08:52
Replies: 348
Views: 57,882
Posted By Welshkiwi
Quick update, but not the one I wanted. Trims...

Quick update, but not the one I wanted.
Trims still not welded, praying for good news tomorrow otherwise another lost weekend to get the sills sorted and on.
Brackets from Germany for the exhaust...
Forum: Old No.7 Builds 27th July 2019, 22:00
Replies: 348
Views: 57,882
Posted By Welshkiwi
Very nice LLM. This is a touch light for what I...

Very nice LLM. This is a touch light for what I am looking for, I am a big 007 fan so would have been very easy to have gone this route for me, as it is very similar the DB5 traditional colour, but...
Forum: Old No.7 Builds 27th July 2019, 19:03
Replies: 348
Views: 57,882
Posted By Welshkiwi
Thanks Belle, Good luck with the 275...

Thanks Belle,

Good luck with the 275 project, certainly good to see some movement in the development/marketing of this kit for Dan.

My colour choice is dark metallic grey. A few options looking...
Forum: Old No.7 Builds 27th July 2019, 11:04
Replies: 348
Views: 57,882
Posted By Welshkiwi
All good my end, I am hoping pictures will get a...

All good my end, I am hoping pictures will get a lot more “wholesome” and in short time! I am putting the hard yards into some nice touches, just hope they pay off.....cheers.
Forum: Old No.7 Builds 27th July 2019, 06:40
Replies: 348
Views: 57,882
Posted By Welshkiwi
Hi guys, really struggling with Flickr for some...

Hi guys, really struggling with Flickr for some reason at the mo but after half hr managed to get some photos up. Plenty of moving going on, body ready to bond, trims finishing welding this weekend...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 23rd July 2019, 08:23
Replies: 24
Views: 3,639
Posted By Welshkiwi
Good luck fella, will enjoy keeping an eye on...

Good luck fella, will enjoy keeping an eye on your progress. I better get my wriggle on! Be a gorgeous addition to your stable.....
Forum: Old No.7 Builds 20th July 2019, 05:26
Replies: 348
Views: 57,882
Posted By Welshkiwi
Lots of work going on

]Hi guys, been a cack load of work going on over the last few weeks and I am knackered!
The bits in work:
- Bumpers filled/sprayed and ready to vinyl wrap this week
- Exhaust resonators (ala the...
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