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Search: Posts Made By: Hughandjen
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds Yesterday, 22:29
Replies: 18
Views: 287
Posted By Hughandjen
I think you have a point there. Putting too much...

I think you have a point there. Putting too much stress on the fibreglass May cause future problems
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds Yesterday, 16:51
Replies: 18
Views: 287
Posted By Hughandjen
I’m wondering if I should send mine back again...

I’m wondering if I should send mine back again and ask for GSV10 300 as they sent me GSV 10 150. Do you know if the 300 has a narrower piston size as mine are too wide
Thanks
Hugh
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 19th January 2020, 09:45
Replies: 18
Views: 287
Posted By Hughandjen
Did you have to cut away any of the mounting...

Did you have to cut away any of the mounting bracket to fit these. I say this as I ordered some from SGS. They sent GSV10-150 struts and they are longer and thicker than the BMW ones. I sent them...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 18th January 2020, 21:16
Replies: 18
Views: 287
Posted By Hughandjen
Iíve googled it and a ratchet strap looks like a...

Iíve googled it and a ratchet strap looks like a useful solution
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 18th January 2020, 18:29
Replies: 18
Views: 287
Posted By Hughandjen
I’m interested in this item too. I bought some...

I’m interested in this item too. I bought some extra strong struts as recommended on here but they are about an inch too long. I have to find a way of compressing the struts prior to installing in...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 18th January 2020, 09:19
Replies: 65
Views: 5,151
Posted By Hughandjen
Looking really good. I love the lip on the boot....

Looking really good. I love the lip on the boot. Well done.
My wiring took a while and I thought I had checked and double checked and wrote things down and still got a couple of wires wrong. Fixed...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 15th January 2020, 09:08
Replies: 32
Views: 1,447
Posted By Hughandjen
When I looked into it you had to mess about with...

When I looked into it you had to mess about with the windscreen wiper mechanism. So I decided not to proceed. I donít have welding gear.
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 14th January 2020, 15:39
Replies: 32
Views: 1,447
Posted By Hughandjen
I bought a grass bank scuttle panel but have...

I bought a grass bank scuttle panel but have decided not to fit it. I think it cost me £80. You can have it for £40 plus postage if you like
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 12th January 2020, 17:29
Replies: 2
Views: 144
Posted By Hughandjen
Thatís a big help. I was wondering why people...

Thatís a big help. I was wondering why people attached a plate to the bar, but when you see the action of the bar now I understand. Iíll have a go tomorrow 👍
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 12th January 2020, 16:41
Replies: 2
Views: 144
Posted By Hughandjen
Door help

Hi guys Iím in the middle of a 250 swb build. I have cut a hole in the bmw door skin to reveal the push bar behind. All god there. Can some one take a picture of their door with a ruler next to it to...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 8th January 2020, 21:14
Replies: 45
Views: 4,950
Posted By Hughandjen
I think it looks bigger as it just sat in front...

I think it looks bigger as it just sat in front of the original. Canít remember the size will have to check tomorrow. Iíve gone by recommendation from Malcolm at Automotivenostalgia.
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 8th January 2020, 20:57
Replies: 45
Views: 4,950
Posted By Hughandjen
Canít wait to get it to paint

Canít wait to get it to paint
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 8th January 2020, 15:48
Replies: 45
Views: 4,950
Posted By Hughandjen
Some progress today. Lights all work. I think the...

Some progress today. Lights all work. I think the grill is upside down oops. Doors are just rested on atm
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 4th January 2020, 16:43
Replies: 7
Views: 274
Posted By Hughandjen
The bottom lip of the boot was proud of the rear...

The bottom lip of the boot was proud of the rear clam by 5-10 mm. If i cut material off the front edge the 90 degree bend didnít fit. But hey ho you just have to be patient and you will get there in...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 3rd January 2020, 21:12
Replies: 7
Views: 274
Posted By Hughandjen
Mine is taking some time, filling and flatting....

Mine is taking some time, filling and flatting. Half way through the boot.
My boot wasnít a good fit tbh and needed a lot of work.
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 31st December 2019, 16:19
Replies: 4
Views: 386
Posted By Hughandjen
I have a friend who is making some for me Thanks

I have a friend who is making some for me
Thanks
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 16th December 2019, 12:48
Replies: 11
Views: 280
Posted By Hughandjen
Iíve got P700 lights and they do look the part ...

Iíve got P700 lights and they do look the part
Thanks
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 16th December 2019, 11:07
Replies: 11
Views: 280
Posted By Hughandjen
Thanks for all the advice I’ve decided to bite...

Thanks for all the advice I’ve decided to bite the bullet and buy the coffin shaped ones recommended by jaguartvr
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Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 15th December 2019, 19:26
Replies: 11
Views: 280
Posted By Hughandjen
Thanks guys good advice

Thanks guys
good advice
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 15th December 2019, 10:37
Replies: 11
Views: 280
Posted By Hughandjen
250 swb

250 swb
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 15th December 2019, 10:15
Replies: 11
Views: 280
Posted By Hughandjen
Side repeaters

Hi guys
What side repeaters do you use? I donít want to spending a fortune on coffin shaped replica ones but canít find a similar shape on another car. Thinking of probably re using the Z3 ones....
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 28th November 2019, 13:02
Replies: 45
Views: 4,950
Posted By Hughandjen
Slow progress Boot is taking a lot of work to...

Slow progress
Boot is taking a lot of work to get the levels right. Front clam going on and wiring for front lights started
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 25th November 2019, 19:25
Replies: 4
Views: 386
Posted By Hughandjen
Thanks

Thanks
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 24th November 2019, 21:02
Replies: 4
Views: 386
Posted By Hughandjen
Tribute badge

Hi guys, where do I buy the chrome Tribute badge that is in the style of the Ferrari badge ie letters joined together
Thanks
Hugh
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 16th November 2019, 08:56
Replies: 2
Views: 211
Posted By Hughandjen
Thanks Peter Thatís great I will look now 👍

Thanks Peter
Thatís great I will look now
👍
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