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Forum: Marlin 5exi builds 12th January 2014, 20:29
Replies: 8
Views: 2,942
Posted By dylanp
Hi Nick, You could buy some motorbike...

Hi Nick,

You could buy some motorbike touring cylindrical waterproof bags and secure them to the cage (using the bag itself) and then make a couple of cuts and run some straps around the rear...
Forum: Marlin 5exi builds 7th January 2008, 16:58
Replies: 38
Views: 10,912
Posted By dylanp
Hi mate, I had a drive shaft problem once on...

Hi mate,

I had a drive shaft problem once on my road 5Exi - it would just 'pop-out' randomly.. It would happen if I took a right handed corner with a vengence..
Turned out that the shaft I was...
Forum: Marlin 5exi builds 6th January 2008, 19:32
Replies: 7
Views: 4,502
Posted By dylanp
Just wanted to share my past Marlin experiences...

Just wanted to share my past Marlin experiences with everyone on this forum.

As some of you know I was one of the first customers to buy a 5Exi kit, and I believe my car was the second or third to...
Forum: Marlin 5exi builds 20th September 2007, 15:02
Replies: 6
Views: 3,052
Posted By dylanp
Actually Ferrari 360 Challenge Stradales have...

Actually Ferrari 360 Challenge Stradales have 420BHP as standard ;-)
Forum: Marlin 5exi builds 18th September 2007, 15:34
Replies: 6
Views: 3,052
Posted By dylanp
Thumbs up 3rd place - Castle Combe Special GTs class D

Hi guys,

If anyone is interested - I came 3rd on Saturday in the special GTs race in Castle Combe..

The interesting thing is that I crossed the line only 1 second behind the winner (if you...
Forum: Marlin 5exi builds 14th September 2007, 18:29
Replies: 18
Views: 5,471
Posted By dylanp
What a damn shame!! Sometimes it doesn't...

What a damn shame!!

Sometimes it doesn't matter how hard you try - if it won't happen it just won't happen..

Good luck!
Dylan
Forum: Marlin 5exi builds 6th September 2007, 22:50
Replies: 18
Views: 5,471
Posted By dylanp
Excellent news! I hope you get in patched up...

Excellent news!
I hope you get in patched up in time.. Then you can give me a run for my money - sounds like our cars have similar power..

Good luck!!
Dylan
Forum: Marlin 5exi builds 1st September 2007, 14:58
Replies: 40
Views: 9,978
Posted By dylanp
Exclamation Sh*t luck John.. Very sorry to hear! Like...

Sh*t luck John.. Very sorry to hear!

Like the others have already said - the main thing is that you are ok!

For the benefit of others: I hope that I don't end up sounding like an old granny -...
Forum: Marlin 5exi builds 31st August 2007, 13:52
Replies: 18
Views: 5,471
Posted By dylanp
Marlin Open day - who's coming?

I'll definitely be there..

Would be good to see you/meet you all...

Dylan
Forum: Marlin 5exi builds 28th August 2007, 19:28
Replies: 4
Views: 2,399
Posted By dylanp
http://www.motorsportcameras.co.uk/ THey...

http://www.motorsportcameras.co.uk/

THey don't have my exact recorder any more - but essentially its the track kit for 330 - solid state recorder, camera, roll cage mount, etc..
Forum: Marlin 5exi builds 28th August 2007, 11:59
Replies: 4
Views: 2,399
Posted By dylanp
Talking Some race footage - Castle Combe Special GTs

Hello Exi builders!

Having realised that there is not much Marlin 5Exi presence on Youtube - I though I'd upload a little race footage from yesterday's race at Castle Combe.
...
Forum: Marlin 5exi builds 3rd August 2006, 15:29
Replies: 8
Views: 3,099
Posted By dylanp
just my 2ps worth on the subject of wheels and...

just my 2ps worth on the subject of wheels and tires..

Go for 15" as 16" will make the car very 'bouncy' with low profile tires..

Careful when you buy your alloy wheels as the offset needs to...
Forum: Marlin 5exi builds 23rd July 2006, 21:17
Replies: 2
Views: 2,894
Posted By dylanp
5Exi for sale..

Just in case anyone's interested in buying a finished, tried and tested 5Exi..

Full description is available here:

http://www.madabout-kitcars.com/kitcar/kitcars_for_sale.php?id=679

or with...
Forum: Marlin 5exi builds 7th May 2006, 09:50
Replies: 6
Views: 2,870
Posted By dylanp
I'll be there in my blue 5exi..

I'll be there in my blue 5exi..
Forum: Marlin 5exi builds 17th November 2005, 15:12
Replies: 5
Views: 3,502
Posted By dylanp
Dan, I am going racing next year in the...

Dan,

I am going racing next year in the 750MC so its only obvious that you should join us...

Have you spoken to Terry or Mark about racing possibilities at all? if not then either call me or...
Forum: Marlin 5exi builds 18th October 2005, 22:35
Replies: 4
Views: 3,015
Posted By dylanp
I used brand new digital instruments and...

I used brand new digital instruments and obviously they came with a big zero... So can't see why you wouldn't be allowed to reset your clocks?

I still got a P plate...
Forum: Marlin 5exi builds 17th October 2005, 10:16
Replies: 8
Views: 3,283
Posted By dylanp
Unlucky is the word! To be honest even a...

Unlucky is the word!

To be honest even a flat tyre would have ruined the day so it didn't really matter what broke on the car..

It was the engine stabilising arm that let me down (the bit on...
Forum: Marlin 5exi builds 17th October 2005, 09:01
Replies: 8
Views: 3,283
Posted By dylanp
That was my 5Exi on the back of AA going back to...

That was my 5Exi on the back of AA going back to Marlin :cry:

Had a little problem with the engine mount (sheared bolt) so I couldn't risk driving it on the track or driving it home for that...
Forum: Marlin 5exi builds 10th October 2005, 14:44
Replies: 10
Views: 4,335
Posted By dylanp
Hi Big Fella, I can answer question 1 for...

Hi Big Fella,

I can answer question 1 for you... yes the Uj is a little bit bigger so the trick is to get a decent bolt and keep tightening the UJ until the it actually closes up and grips...
Forum: Marlin 5exi builds 10th October 2005, 14:20
Replies: 8
Views: 3,885
Posted By dylanp
Try here for some more info... ...

Try here for some more info...

http://www.limelight-exhibitions.co.uk/donningtonpreview.html
Forum: Marlin 5exi builds 7th October 2005, 20:34
Replies: 8
Views: 3,885
Posted By dylanp
Fantastic! Any more?

Fantastic!

Any more?
Forum: Marlin 5exi builds 7th October 2005, 18:26
Replies: 8
Views: 3,885
Posted By dylanp
Who's going to Donnington

I'll be there on Sunday taking people out for rides...

Anyone else?

Dylan
Forum: Marlin 5exi builds 21st September 2005, 00:37
Replies: 6
Views: 3,419
Posted By dylanp
I'm almost definitely going to be there on the...

I'm almost definitely going to be there on the Sunday...

Anyone else?

Dylan
Forum: Marlin 5exi builds 18th September 2005, 19:46
Replies: 3
Views: 2,818
Posted By dylanp
TotalKitCar show @ Brands Hatch 17/09

Just wanted to say hello to all you potential 5Exi builders that I met at Brands Hatch yesterday.. Hope you enjoyed the rides and I hope you enjoyed watching the three 5Exis playing together on the...
Forum: Marlin 5exi builds 16th September 2005, 10:03
Replies: 4
Views: 3,217
Posted By dylanp
Hi Brian, We must do a track day together...

Hi Brian,

We must do a track day together mate!! Believe me its worth taking the 5Exi round a track - I was amazed at what it can do and how well balanced it is...
Endless fun throwing it round a...
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