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Search: Posts Made By: Jaguartvr
Forum: General Build Chat 10th December 2019, 08:51
Replies: 4
Views: 79
Posted By Jaguartvr
Best way to drill leather?

Fitting a new leather interior and need to drill some fixing holes through it.
I am worried about drilling it in case the drill bit catches the leather and pulls it. I can't use a punch as the way...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 3rd December 2019, 09:08
Replies: 337
Views: 59,341
Posted By Jaguartvr
For anyone down South, I can highly recommend the...

For anyone down South, I can highly recommend the Brooklands New Years day meeting. Very well attended and of course you get to look around the quirky museum and planes. If you take a classic or...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 1st December 2019, 12:27
Replies: 13
Views: 473
Posted By Jaguartvr
Good luck on the interior, I have been working on...

Good luck on the interior, I have been working on one for weeks but nothing fits and every part has had to be cut up and remade so that it will fit (not Tributes interior).
Wiring is a nightmare but...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 29th November 2019, 16:42
Replies: 13
Views: 369
Posted By Jaguartvr
Well done, one of my favourites.

Well done, one of my favourites.
Forum: Old No.7 Builds 28th November 2019, 10:18
Replies: 76
Views: 4,960
Posted By Jaguartvr
Find it hard to believe that for the money...

Find it hard to believe that for the money Ferrari charge that they just use screws to fit the door cards rather than hidden clips like every other manufacturer.
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 28th November 2019, 08:31
Replies: 400
Views: 48,736
Posted By Jaguartvr
I keep a supply of neodymium magnets stuck to the...

I keep a supply of neodymium magnets stuck to the side of the toolbox.
Attach one to the shaft of a screwdriver or socket and it will hold the screw, bolt or nut in place while you thread it into a...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 28th November 2019, 08:28
Replies: 13
Views: 369
Posted By Jaguartvr
Why? Are we thinking of a new purchase...

Why?
Are we thinking of a new purchase perchance?

Adrian Flux, 174 for 3k miles. Every year the renewal goes up by 40, give them a ring and say that I am not renewing unless they can match last...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 25th November 2019, 20:37
Replies: 400
Views: 48,736
Posted By Jaguartvr
velcro

velcro
Forum: General Build Chat 13th November 2019, 17:39
Replies: 23
Views: 610
Posted By Jaguartvr
Does anyone have a link to this?

Does anyone have a link to this?
Forum: General Build Chat 13th November 2019, 08:33
Replies: 23
Views: 610
Posted By Jaguartvr
I thought it looked pretty good but only 1 photo....

I thought it looked pretty good but only 1 photo.
As the windscreen and surround has been removed from the donor I don't think it stands a chance of being registered without an IVA.
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 10th November 2019, 10:20
Replies: 1,460
Views: 536,342
Posted By Jaguartvr
Thanks Geoff. I did wonder if the glass from a Z3...

Thanks Geoff. I did wonder if the glass from a Z3 coupe would work as it has a full window instead of the cutaway window of the convertible.
Trouble is that there are not many about.
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 9th November 2019, 15:39
Replies: 1,460
Views: 536,342
Posted By Jaguartvr
It's all down to the colour!!!! Looking...

It's all down to the colour!!!!


Looking very nice. Could do with more info on the door windows, looks so much better than the land rover style windows.
Forum: Old No.7 Builds 3rd November 2019, 20:00
Replies: 76
Views: 4,960
Posted By Jaguartvr
It is the same as my profile picture, click it...

It is the same as my profile picture, click it and it will enlarge. These are of the earlier springs but they were also -30 and the picture was taken on the day they were fitted so hadn't yet...
Forum: Old No.7 Builds 3rd November 2019, 19:02
Replies: 76
Views: 4,960
Posted By Jaguartvr
Typo, drop is -30mm not -130!

Typo, drop is -30mm not -130!
Forum: Old No.7 Builds 3rd November 2019, 15:14
Replies: 76
Views: 4,960
Posted By Jaguartvr
Just a standard replacement shocks, the springs...

Just a standard replacement shocks, the springs are -30mm front and rear.
Forum: Old No.7 Builds 3rd November 2019, 13:00
Replies: 76
Views: 4,960
Posted By Jaguartvr
My MOT tester warned me strongly against...

My MOT tester warned me strongly against coilovers, he said they give a very harsh and unforgiving ride. I have tried Aspex and pro sport springs, the pro sprot springs collapsed after a week on the...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 23rd October 2019, 12:56
Replies: 447
Views: 95,900
Posted By Jaguartvr
No trim Less is more

No trim

Less is more
Forum: Sammio Builds and discussions 20th October 2019, 18:02
Replies: 82
Views: 8,403
Posted By Jaguartvr
Rustins plasticote after staining them. 2pack and...

Rustins plasticote after staining them. 2pack and as hard as nails, easy to put on as well. Satin or gloss finish.
Forum: Cars and Parts for sale, swap or wanted 13th October 2019, 12:44
Replies: 2
Views: 145
Posted By Jaguartvr
idiots guide too ...

idiots guide too
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=29Ow4TRMYSA

Simples!
I always leave mine open inside, makes it very easy to fit and it does look good. I have never yet come across broken...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 7th October 2019, 19:39
Replies: 645
Views: 190,900
Posted By Jaguartvr
http://www.madabout-kitcars.com/forum/showthread.p...

http://www.madabout-kitcars.com/forum/showthread.php?t=5892&page=5

post 96

This was with the first version of the Tribute door skin, the later versions don't have the mark on them. You will...
Forum: Old No.7 Builds 2nd October 2019, 08:14
Replies: 76
Views: 4,960
Posted By Jaguartvr
I tried fitting 225/75x15 but found the 75...

I tried fitting 225/75x15 but found the 75 profile too high and they locked on the underside of the front shock spring pans. You might clear it with narrower 185's but I would check with one type...
Forum: Dino 246 Builds and Discussion 28th September 2019, 09:52
Replies: 7
Views: 502
Posted By Jaguartvr
Sold

Sold
Forum: Old No.7 Builds 14th September 2019, 14:24
Replies: 348
Views: 57,882
Posted By Jaguartvr
Didn't intend to piss you off, haven't studied...

Didn't intend to piss you off, haven't studied the rear end of many 275's must most appear to be like...
Forum: Old No.7 Builds 14th September 2019, 10:47
Replies: 348
Views: 57,882
Posted By Jaguartvr
Rear hangers look a bit kit carish/bodged,...

Rear hangers look a bit kit carish/bodged, certainly not what you would expect to see on a 275. If you hit a bump all the forces will transfer to the GRP shell and could crack the paint finish, even...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 29th August 2019, 22:02
Replies: 34
Views: 10,596
Posted By Jaguartvr
You could always fit a 250swbc kit to it. Same...

You could always fit a 250swbc kit to it. Same but different, just need to find somewhere to store the cobra panels, shouldn't be to hard to hang them from the garage ceiling. Shame to waste such a...
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