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Search: Posts Made By: Welshkiwi
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 25th May 2018, 20:47
Replies: 219
Views: 15,849
Posted By Welshkiwi
Very nice Barber, as you saw from many other kits...

Very nice Barber, as you saw from many other kits it starts and turns into something very beautiful, but I will say this has a very good starting point. I like it.
Forum: Old No.7 Builds 25th May 2018, 20:35
Replies: 158
Views: 10,466
Posted By Welshkiwi
Hi Barber, no details yet unfortunately. It...

Hi Barber, no details yet unfortunately. It didn’t make the ship last week so got on one Tuesday this week. Once I know the vessel then I should know a bit more but estimate 7weeks from this point....
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 19th May 2018, 07:07
Replies: 219
Views: 15,849
Posted By Welshkiwi
Ahh you are at the best part of it now Barber,...

Ahh you are at the best part of it now Barber, good stuff!. (By the way purposely stayed out of “peppermint-gate”, I can see what you trying to achieve and the classic look for the zagato.) My only...
Forum: Old No.7 Builds 16th May 2018, 03:22
Replies: 333
Views: 84,172
Posted By Welshkiwi
Very nice Kidge. All the pushing, angst of trying...

Very nice Kidge. All the pushing, angst of trying to work it through from concept to production has definitely been worth it. Enjoy the spoils of your hard earned cash and labour and your unique car....
Forum: Old No.7 Builds 12th May 2018, 20:06
Replies: 158
Views: 10,466
Posted By Welshkiwi
Thumbs up Hi Paul, Terry from Evolution (who has shipped...

Hi Paul, Terry from Evolution (who has shipped many kits before) set it all up so I am sure it is in good hands!

Bumpers are planned to be chrome wrapped. That way if I pick up any damage etc I...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 12th May 2018, 06:32
Replies: 219
Views: 15,849
Posted By Welshkiwi
Hi Barber, yup you have a slightly light rated...

Hi Barber, yup you have a slightly light rated battery, but that wouldn’t immediately give you major issues unless under high load/drain scenarios and frequently. Key will be how many of the 650cca’s...
Forum: Old No.7 Builds 11th May 2018, 21:00
Replies: 158
Views: 10,466
Posted By Welshkiwi
Hi all, update straight from Chris. The 275...

Hi all, update straight from Chris.
The 275 hardtop is available and will be exclusive through Old No7 production. The convertible/California version is planned and will be available when time...
Forum: Old No.7 Builds 11th May 2018, 18:22
Replies: 158
Views: 10,466
Posted By Welshkiwi
More pictures

Hi guys, hot off the press from the "tinternet" delivery system. - Likely to be the last pictures for a while. Crate left as planned so is now expected on a vessel on Monday and somewhere around 45...
Forum: Old No.7 Builds 11th May 2018, 17:37
Replies: 158
Views: 10,466
Posted By Welshkiwi
Hi all, thanks for the great comments. Watch...

Hi all, thanks for the great comments.
Watch this space on the 275 as I am sure once the guys have taken a breath on this one some movement will occur. The dealings I have had with Chris/Dan I think...
Forum: Old No.7 Builds 10th May 2018, 06:59
Replies: 158
Views: 10,466
Posted By Welshkiwi
Thumbs up Cheers Jag, yes the wires are really looking the...

Cheers Jag, yes the wires are really looking the part on this, that Chris just keeps giving me surprises! Thanks for the comments, I am sure Chris and Dan must be very happy with what they have...
Forum: Old No.7 Builds 10th May 2018, 04:15
Replies: 158
Views: 10,466
Posted By Welshkiwi
Talking The guys have done me proud!

Well guys, we got there, the kit is finished and being packed up/shipped today.
I can only say that I am incredibly happy at this point with what the photos show. I think it is stunning and...
Forum: Old No.7 Builds 9th May 2018, 03:52
Replies: 333
Views: 84,172
Posted By Welshkiwi
Hi Kidge, Just seen a sneaky shot of yours...

Hi Kidge,

Just seen a sneaky shot of yours at stoneleigh on the Tribute owners stand. Cmon you can’t give us a tease without the full service? You got piccies to share? The car looks stunning in...
Forum: Old No.7 Builds 8th May 2018, 05:40
Replies: 158
Views: 10,466
Posted By Welshkiwi
Smile Very close now

Hi guys,

Hope all of you lucky blighters that got to go to Stoneleigh enjoyed it and got to spend all your hard earned cash on improvements or new projects!

As for my project we are close to...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 7th May 2018, 04:02
Replies: 8
Views: 424
Posted By Welshkiwi
Awesome NZIdol, look forward to seeing your...

Awesome NZIdol, look forward to seeing your progress. Love the idea of the number plate recess change, that will look very smart.
Hopefully one day we will be able to get your 250 and my 275 in the...
Forum: Old No.7 Builds 6th May 2018, 07:34
Replies: 158
Views: 10,466
Posted By Welshkiwi
Cheers Paul, same sentiments from me. Heavily...

Cheers Paul, same sentiments from me. Heavily biased of course from my side but feel it is forming up really well.
Forum: Old No.7 Builds 6th May 2018, 00:40
Replies: 158
Views: 10,466
Posted By Welshkiwi
Hi LLM, Yup still TVR Griffith headlight covers....

Hi LLM, Yup still TVR Griffith headlight covers. Only change has been new buckets for the headlights to fit into, slight change in proportions etc. The front is one piece, as the bumpers are...
Forum: Old No.7 Builds 5th May 2018, 10:05
Replies: 158
Views: 10,466
Posted By Welshkiwi
Smile More work progressing

Hi guys, just spoke to Chris and progress going really well. Should be finished and packed now for middle of next week and on its way to me. Really looking forward to that feeling. The detail work...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 4th May 2018, 18:46
Replies: 23
Views: 1,161
Posted By Welshkiwi
Great news Molleur, now the patience will be...

Great news Molleur, now the patience will be tested awaiting the arrival! Twiddle your thumbs wisely on the donor! :yo:
Forum: Old No.7 Builds 4th May 2018, 18:18
Replies: 158
Views: 10,466
Posted By Welshkiwi
Thumbs up I hope your precision hammers were looked after...

I hope your precision hammers were looked after the same way a surgeon looks after his scalpels! Very interesting career sir, I can see where the hobbyist comes out in you and the practical side...
Forum: Old No.7 Builds 4th May 2018, 06:44
Replies: 158
Views: 10,466
Posted By Welshkiwi
Thumbs up Thanks Mr Towed.

Thanks Mr T, those look a very good option.

Thanks for explaining the offsets and considerations as well, without a shell and the actual sizes it is pretty confronting trying to work out what may...
Forum: Old No.7 Builds 4th May 2018, 06:26
Replies: 158
Views: 10,466
Posted By Welshkiwi
Thanks Jag, I also have a custom wire wheel maker...

Thanks Jag, I also have a custom wire wheel maker in Christchurch that I am talking to as well. Just been trawling the Dayton site amongst others and yes, the credit card is under starters orders!...
Forum: Old No.7 Builds 4th May 2018, 06:08
Replies: 158
Views: 10,466
Posted By Welshkiwi
Hi Peterux, thanks for finding these! Yup had...

Hi Peterux, thanks for finding these! Yup had seen the same on eBay uk, but looks to be slightly better price on au site. Will hang fire on making a decision on homemade until the kit arrives and I...
Forum: Old No.7 Builds 4th May 2018, 03:25
Replies: 158
Views: 10,466
Posted By Welshkiwi
Wink Thanks Molleur/LLM. These were the replicas...

Thanks Molleur/LLM.

These were the replicas I had seen on Ebay, but due to me being over here they are going to set me back at least $2000NZD without rubber wrapped around them, so a bit on the...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 3rd May 2018, 06:29
Replies: 28
Views: 1,362
Posted By Welshkiwi
Thumbs up Keep plugging away Dave, you will work out the...

Keep plugging away Dave, you will work out the wheels issues no doubt.

You can always leave wheels for a few weeks, focus on the other stuff and the answer will usually creep up and tap you on the...
Forum: Old No.7 Builds 3rd May 2018, 03:13
Replies: 158
Views: 10,466
Posted By Welshkiwi
Thumbs up Thanks Dave, same here I like fact that my donor...

Thanks Dave, same here I like fact that my donor wheels will work in the short term if they fit under the arches. Long term I am still looking at either 72 spoke wires or Dunlop racing wheels for the...
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