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Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 19th October 2020, 19:18
Replies: 363
Views: 74,476
Posted By peterux
Another thing I would try is a new distributor...

Another thing I would try is a new distributor cap and rotor arm.

Keep plugging away and you'll find it :happy:
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 27th August 2020, 10:14
Replies: 10
Views: 259
Posted By peterux
Nice garage!!

Nice garage!!
Forum: Vintage and Classic Roadster Kit Car Builds 16th August 2020, 21:47
Replies: 482
Views: 201,587
Posted By peterux
Hi Amir, thank you for your concern and yes, we...

Hi Amir,
thank you for your concern and yes, we are all safe and well. The lack of updates is due to too many other non-car related projects :-)
No real progress since my last update but I hope to...
Forum: Miglia Builds and discussion 11th August 2020, 07:53
Replies: 349
Views: 108,954
Posted By peterux
Sounds like the horns supply and return?

Sounds like the horns supply and return?
Forum: Vintage and Classic Roadster Kit Car Builds 2nd August 2020, 22:06
Replies: 160
Views: 23,106
Posted By peterux
You only get a voltage drop across a resistor...

You only get a voltage drop across a resistor when there is a current flowing so if the points were open (or dirty?) you'll get the full 12 volts.
Forum: Vintage and Classic Roadster Kit Car Builds 27th July 2020, 22:06
Replies: 15
Views: 12,130
Posted By peterux
A very rare unfinished Sabre for sale.... ...

A very rare unfinished Sabre for sale....

https://www.shpock.com/en-gb/i/Xvc6wb2d1Ge-FsYT/royale-sabre-kit-car?utm_medium=web&utm_campaign=web_item_share&utm_source=mail

Nothing to do with me...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 14th July 2020, 10:53
Replies: 6
Views: 504
Posted By peterux
You need to get yourself a Z3 Service Manual...

You need to get yourself a Z3 Service Manual published by Bentley. They are very good with full wiring diagrams but not cheap. You might get a second hand one on Ebay.
Forum: Vintage and Classic Roadster Kit Car Builds 23rd May 2020, 21:11
Replies: 482
Views: 201,587
Posted By peterux
Thanks, Amir. Glad you and all watches are...

Thanks, Amir. Glad you and all watches are enjoying my updates.

I'm currently working on the interior and specifically I'm making a centre console with an armrest to fit between the seats and...
Forum: General chatter 19th May 2020, 16:45
Replies: 98
Views: 21,676
Posted By peterux
Congratulations on your first drive!!

Congratulations on your first drive!!
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 14th May 2020, 18:07
Replies: 6
Views: 338
Posted By peterux
An electric window switch may work as they return...

An electric window switch may work as they return to the centre off position?
Forum: Vintage and Classic Roadster Kit Car Builds 14th May 2020, 09:06
Replies: 482
Views: 201,587
Posted By peterux
Thanks, Patrick. Yes, it's coming together...

Thanks, Patrick.
Yes, it's coming together nicely. But still lots to do on the interior.
Forum: Marlin Sportster, Cabrio, Berlinetta and Roadster builds 1st May 2020, 19:36
Replies: 4
Views: 269
Posted By peterux
I'm pretty sure that is the fuel tank breather...

I'm pretty sure that is the fuel tank breather purge valve.
I have a slightly different engine to you but I removed the valve and plugged the hose that goes to the inlet manifold.
Forum: Marlin Sportster, Cabrio, Berlinetta and Roadster builds 1st May 2020, 13:56
Replies: 4
Views: 269
Posted By peterux
It could be the fuel tank vent pipe but without a...

It could be the fuel tank vent pipe but without a picture it's difficult to say for certain. Is a small nylon pipe?
Forum: Vintage and Classic Roadster Kit Car Builds 28th April 2020, 19:58
Replies: 482
Views: 201,587
Posted By peterux
Another milestone completed

Thanks for the positive comments, Jack and Paul :thumb:

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I achieved another milestone this week by completing the external...
Forum: Sammio Builds and discussions 21st April 2020, 20:23
Replies: 489
Views: 82,986
Posted By peterux
I also had the privilege to be waved off by Sir...

I also had the privilege to be waved off by Sir Sterling at the start of the London to Brighton run in 2009.

https://live.staticflickr.com/3659/3645648143_896318e4b1_z.jpg...
Forum: Vintage and Classic Roadster Kit Car Builds 21st April 2020, 20:10
Replies: 482
Views: 201,587
Posted By peterux
More wings.....

Thanks Dpa

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I've now finished fitting the front and rear offside wings. It took slightly longer than planned because I...
Forum: Vintage and Classic Roadster Kit Car Builds 17th April 2020, 16:32
Replies: 10
Views: 2,262
Posted By peterux
Wow, that looks amazing!!

Wow, that looks amazing!!
Forum: Vintage and Classic Roadster Kit Car Builds 13th April 2020, 22:03
Replies: 482
Views: 201,587
Posted By peterux
More wiring.........

Jack and Froggy, cheers for the feedback.

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With the nearside wings in place I could crack on with the front lights...
Forum: Vintage and Classic Roadster Kit Car Builds 12th April 2020, 10:28
Replies: 433
Views: 87,298
Posted By peterux
That made me laugh this morning, but you are so...

That made me laugh this morning, but you are so right. Nice work on that central mirror plinth, looks just right for the car. :thumb:
Forum: Vintage and Classic Roadster Kit Car Builds 12th April 2020, 10:26
Replies: 160
Views: 23,106
Posted By peterux
Nice work, Towed!

Nice work, Towed!
Forum: Vintage and Classic Roadster Kit Car Builds 8th April 2020, 20:54
Replies: 482
Views: 201,587
Posted By peterux
Mid-week update...

Thanks for the feedback.
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A midweek update.....at least I think it is midweek but during these strange times...
Forum: Vintage and Classic Roadster Kit Car Builds 6th April 2020, 20:35
Replies: 433
Views: 87,298
Posted By peterux
Looking good, Mick, well done :tea:

Looking good, Mick, well done :tea:
Forum: Vintage and Classic Roadster Kit Car Builds 5th April 2020, 09:59
Replies: 482
Views: 201,587
Posted By peterux
Thanks Peter, that is a good tip i'll try next...

Thanks Peter, that is a good tip i'll try next time on the other side of the car.
My tricks include putting a piece of PVC insulation tape across the head of the bolt and then wedging the bolt or...
Forum: General Build Chat 5th April 2020, 09:44
Replies: 8
Views: 643
Posted By peterux
Thanks Peter, glad you are enjoying my updates. ...

Thanks Peter, glad you are enjoying my updates.
The quality of this kit is in a different league to most. All the holes line up and the panels fit together perfectly. A tribute to John Barlow who...
Forum: General Build Chat 5th April 2020, 09:38
Replies: 8
Views: 643
Posted By peterux
Unfortunately, they were cheap ones from China...

Unfortunately, they were cheap ones from China off ebay. (Buy cheap, buy twice!) They did come with the tails that you see on all of them but they had the wrong size spade connectors. As suggested...
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