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Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 6th June 2017, 14:25
Replies: 649
Views: 170,142
Posted By hurnleft
That would have been the new owner on his way...

That would have been the new owner on his way back to Lincolnshire having just picked it up from me. It is a lovely car and I'm sure he'll be very happy with it.

Cheers, Bob.
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 4th June 2017, 17:18
Replies: 649
Views: 170,142
Posted By hurnleft
Just sent him a message. Cheers, Bob.

Just sent him a message.

Cheers, Bob.
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 4th June 2017, 05:57
Replies: 649
Views: 170,142
Posted By hurnleft
Thanks gents, the buyer is just the right sort of...

Thanks gents, the buyer is just the right sort of person to own it and is looking forward to sorting the little things that still needed to be done.

Cheers, Bob.
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 3rd June 2017, 12:49
Replies: 649
Views: 170,142
Posted By hurnleft
The car has just sold and is being drive up to...

The car has just sold and is being drive up to Lincolnshire by it's new owner.

A very nice chap who will start by using it for work for a while.

Cheers, Bob.
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 23rd May 2017, 08:21
Replies: 649
Views: 170,142
Posted By hurnleft
The car is now on Ebay as Car and Classic...

The car is now on Ebay as Car and Classic produced some interest but no actual offers. We'll see what happens.
Normally I can't wait to sell them as I already have something else waiting in the...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 19th May 2017, 19:37
Replies: 39
Views: 6,554
Posted By hurnleft
All sales start with an asking price. it's...

All sales start with an asking price. it's actually worth the best offer/ highest bid I get for it.
I might get around to finding out next week as a car I've liked for a long time has popped up for...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 19th May 2017, 11:34
Replies: 39
Views: 6,554
Posted By hurnleft
I've not said much on here lately but here's my...

I've not said much on here lately but here's my thoughts.

Before I bought mine (the first one they put together as Geoff was waiting for a different colour gel coat than originally planned) I...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 3rd May 2017, 16:46
Replies: 6
Views: 1,877
Posted By hurnleft
I used the stretchy fabric/carpet stuff for...

I used the stretchy fabric/carpet stuff for lining vans. It's very forgiving but if you use spray glue, like I did, it will sag down in warm weather. It was easily re-glued though.
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 29th April 2017, 18:50
Replies: 62
Views: 9,070
Posted By hurnleft
Sadly pressure of work means I won't be there at...

Sadly pressure of work means I won't be there at all this year.
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 25th April 2017, 21:18
Replies: 649
Views: 170,142
Posted By hurnleft
I've altered it a bit which has helped but as...

I've altered it a bit which has helped but as it's not a Ferrari, I didn't list it as a Ferrari, perhaps that would have been the best plan. I may have to contact them again.

Thanks, Bob.
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 25th April 2017, 10:40
Replies: 649
Views: 170,142
Posted By hurnleft
Thanks smash. I'll let folks on here know...

Thanks smash. I'll let folks on here know progress as it's one of the first to be put up for sale.

Cheers, Bob.
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 24th April 2017, 17:32
Replies: 649
Views: 170,142
Posted By hurnleft
Officially for sale now

Well, the car has performed it's official as part for the small procession for my friend's funeral so is now for sale. He was a bike fan all his life so he went in a Triumph with sidecar hearse and...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 16th April 2017, 17:54
Replies: 13
Views: 1,899
Posted By hurnleft
Hopefully on Monday

Hopefully on Monday
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 6th April 2017, 18:40
Replies: 168
Views: 26,172
Posted By hurnleft
I had one of these wheels on mine at one time but...

I had one of these wheels on mine at one time but changed to a larger old style one.

http://www.madabout-kitcars.com/forum/picture.php?albumid=20&pictureid=687

Good luck with the build, I'm...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 1st April 2017, 16:06
Replies: 1,457
Views: 533,412
Posted By hurnleft
Very nice work Jeff, I'm sure Geoff is very...

Very nice work Jeff, I'm sure Geoff is very pleased.

Interesting to see 3 cars together so we can see the slight differences we make when we build them. I expect that's the most there's been...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 21st March 2017, 18:56
Replies: 649
Views: 170,142
Posted By hurnleft
Thanks for the messages guys. I think you're...

Thanks for the messages guys.
I think you're right that I should aim for a price that reflects the looks, effort and expense incurred in building it.
It will probably be after/during Stoneleigh...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 21st March 2017, 09:43
Replies: 649
Views: 170,142
Posted By hurnleft
As I've known for a while, although it's a superb...

As I've known for a while, although it's a superb car, it's not getting used as I really need a classic/hot rod van which I don't need to polish and can through my auto jumble stock in the back of.
...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 11th March 2017, 17:32
Replies: 106
Views: 31,089
Posted By hurnleft
That looks fantastic Jeff, you must be really...

That looks fantastic Jeff, you must be really pleased with how it's turned out.
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 9th March 2017, 19:31
Replies: 70
Views: 13,374
Posted By hurnleft
On my 250 SWB the rear fog is inside the car in...

On my 250 SWB the rear fog is inside the car in the back window. The MOT tester checked the requirements and it's perfectly legal. As it shows as clear LEDs when not lit, you can hardly see it.
...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 6th March 2017, 22:49
Replies: 12
Views: 2,372
Posted By hurnleft
I sent my paperwork back asking for BMW (make)...

I sent my paperwork back asking for BMW (make) and Italia 250 (model) and that's exactly how it came back.
Graham (Tigga) sent his off as a Tribute Spyder, or something similar, and it came back as...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 2nd March 2017, 07:48
Replies: 649
Views: 170,142
Posted By hurnleft
http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/BMW-Z3-M-COUPE-ROADSTER-...

http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/BMW-Z3-M-COUPE-ROADSTER-1995-2002-BOSS-KIT-FITS-MOMO-STEERING-WHEEL-/181570020650?hash=item2a466aa52a:g:lhwAAOSwEppUTV7r

A mate fitted it for me and removed all the air...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 1st March 2017, 16:23
Replies: 649
Views: 170,142
Posted By hurnleft
It's a long story. It started as a tatty 3...

It's a long story.

It started as a tatty 3 spoke, 3 hole wood rim with damaged vinyl bits on the spokes next to the wood. I took those off and decided to replace them with an extra hole.

Due to...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 1st March 2017, 13:32
Replies: 649
Views: 170,142
Posted By hurnleft
I've been trying to sort some suitable column...

I've been trying to sort some suitable column switch ends for a while now and while poking about today in some of my old stock I found a tatty switch assembly from something or other.

The plastic...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 27th February 2017, 17:02
Replies: 375
Views: 83,026
Posted By hurnleft
I think they look fine. The problem now is you...

I think they look fine.
The problem now is you are just focused on that one tiny bit of the car. When it's finished and painted they will look a small, nicely finished off part of an overall...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 26th February 2017, 17:53
Replies: 73
Views: 13,535
Posted By hurnleft
It's going really well. My progress was much...

It's going really well. My progress was much slower. Door locks seem to be the hardest things to sort.
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