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Forum: Miglia Builds and discussion Today, 05:14
Replies: 336
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Posted By 1iTim
engineer visit #1

excellent result from my engineer visit.

no need for reverse light due to age.
Doors OK due to age.
car is looking good as it is
body to be glued on with just about anything. epoxy or his...
Forum: Miglia Builds and discussion Yesterday, 07:09
Replies: 336
Views: 103,325
Posted By 1iTim
thanks for the reply peterux, but the horn wires,...

thanks for the reply peterux, but the horn wires, although they are brown, and a brown with black trace, are separate to these. the horn wires are smaller gauge, these are thick, like the thick...
Forum: Miglia Builds and discussion Yesterday, 04:41
Replies: 336
Views: 103,325
Posted By 1iTim
Electrical bizzarity

... not wishing him luck anymore. my luck sucks.

Anyway, I found the cause of my random sparks.

I've seen the bodywork thread but have not seen an electrical one so will post here.

In the...
Forum: Miglia Builds and discussion 9th August 2020, 13:03
Replies: 336
Views: 103,325
Posted By 1iTim
ha ha yeah thanks Mr T i will pop over this arvo...

ha ha yeah thanks Mr T i will pop over this arvo if UK will let me land...
actually i could just get the top plate of the 1-3 spit gearbox which would be ok. (if OK is paying 80pound for postage) ...
Forum: Miglia Builds and discussion 6th August 2020, 07:22
Replies: 336
Views: 103,325
Posted By 1iTim
Thanks Mr T, you are a wealth of info, and i am...

Thanks Mr T, you are a wealth of info, and i am very appreciative.

the multimeter is getting a good run.
you're right about bizarre live power - i've blown 2 fuses already! Hopefully i dont...
Forum: Miglia Builds and discussion 5th August 2020, 20:38
Replies: 336
Views: 103,325
Posted By 1iTim
Thanks again! I had thought that was wipers and...

Thanks again! I had thought that was wipers and have not connected them! But that does beg the question of why there’s a separate 2 position pull? What is on with the first and second?

sorted a...
Forum: Miglia Builds and discussion 5th August 2020, 06:59
Replies: 336
Views: 103,325
Posted By 1iTim
thanks Mr T. Winner Mr T, push in but turn anti...

thanks Mr T.
Winner Mr T, push in but turn anti clockwise. Clockwise just kept going up and up by ones! i was wary of breaking this old clock, as a replacement is nearly as expensive as the entire...
Forum: Miglia Builds and discussion 5th August 2020, 06:07
Replies: 336
Views: 103,325
Posted By 1iTim
[QUOTE=Paul L;104877]On my Spitfire dash, that...

[QUOTE=Paul L;104877]On my Spitfire dash, that 'twisty' knob is to reset the trip mileage.


Although it twists both ways, only one direction moves the trip numbers.


Thanks paul - which way,...
Forum: Miglia Builds and discussion 5th August 2020, 03:59
Replies: 336
Views: 103,325
Posted By 1iTim
trial dash

hi i have the trial dash mocked up. a question, whats the thing i've circled? it comes out the back of the Jaeger speedo, doesnt press (the flex tube does not allow it) but it turns both ways on a...
Forum: Miglia Builds and discussion 31st July 2020, 08:57
Replies: 336
Views: 103,325
Posted By 1iTim
thanks Mr T. Already I've had a 20 min...

thanks Mr T. Already I've had a 20 min conversation with a passer-by and it's not even on the road yet! Good thing its one of my favourite subjects...

for those wondering, search Tim Hocking on...
Forum: Miglia Builds and discussion 31st July 2020, 00:58
Replies: 336
Views: 103,325
Posted By 1iTim
Drivable!

Hi all, another update, most records are video now and available publicly on u tube. You all can hear it starting on the supercapacitor/lithium ion setup that i have on it. Several start attempts...
Forum: Miglia Builds and discussion 19th July 2020, 23:53
Replies: 336
Views: 103,325
Posted By 1iTim
Found it and fixed it. I had extended a wire to...

Found it and fixed it. I had extended a wire to reach the ignition solenoid but had not insulated it and it was earthing. Thanks mr T.
Forum: Miglia Builds and discussion 14th July 2020, 23:17
Replies: 336
Views: 103,325
Posted By 1iTim
Lucas electrical...

Hi all,
Itís all wired up (dodgily and with no dashboard in place, and front/mid loom only, not rear or headlight loom yet) and starts fine now. However, the ignition light that should go out when...
Forum: Miglia Builds and discussion 29th June 2020, 07:23
Replies: 215
Views: 44,687
Posted By 1iTim
wow thats looking great Thurcroft!

wow thats looking great Thurcroft!
Forum: Miglia Builds and discussion 28th June 2020, 06:36
Replies: 336
Views: 103,325
Posted By 1iTim
So the work recently has been aluminium bulkhead...

So the work recently has been aluminium bulkhead and stuff:
http://www.madabout-kitcars.com/forum/attachment.php?attachmentid=6940&d=1593326055
...
Forum: Miglia Builds and discussion 28th June 2020, 06:21
Replies: 336
Views: 103,325
Posted By 1iTim
Hi all, I seem to remember 170lb? I think I asked...

Hi all, I seem to remember 170lb? I think I asked the makers to match the rate of the advertised “uprated” spring rate.

Ok re reading that, maybe I did go 300 and might need to change... but they...
Forum: Miglia Builds and discussion 13th January 2020, 02:47
Replies: 336
Views: 103,325
Posted By 1iTim
photos

attempting upload of photos as photobucket is not working for me anymore.
Tim
Forum: Miglia Builds and discussion 13th January 2020, 02:31
Replies: 336
Views: 103,325
Posted By 1iTim
i have a string of technically 83 Farrad total...

i have a string of technically 83 Farrad total (6x300F/2.7V in series) but several internet electric people have got a tested 50-60 farrad output on this string.

I tested the circuit on free...
Forum: Miglia Builds and discussion 13th December 2019, 05:26
Replies: 336
Views: 103,325
Posted By 1iTim
https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=UUwbvitYUS6I...

https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=UUwbvitYUS6I753gQHIfb-mg&persist_app=1&app=desktop&client=mv-google&gl=US&hl=en

car has hydraulics and all now. I cranked it over last weekend with my...
Forum: Miglia Builds and discussion 24th July 2019, 06:57
Replies: 336
Views: 103,325
Posted By 1iTim
Well its been a while. A couple of moves, job...

Well its been a while. A couple of moves, job stress lowering a little I'm planning on some more work on the car soon. Likely to do more updates in U-tube. nice to see your cars too.
Forum: General chatter 22nd March 2017, 11:35
Replies: 19
Views: 28,144
Posted By 1iTim
Birkin cars (Sth African I think) did a carbon...

Birkin cars (Sth African I think) did a carbon aluminium honeycomb 7.
Forum: Miglia Builds and discussion 25th September 2016, 08:50
Replies: 336
Views: 103,325
Posted By 1iTim
http://youtu.be/BVVqz8ajMK4

http://youtu.be/BVVqz8ajMK4
Forum: Miglia Builds and discussion 22nd September 2016, 09:35
Replies: 336
Views: 103,325
Posted By 1iTim
Lloyd and I got all those things done allowing a...

Lloyd and I got all those things done allowing a successful roll onto the truck.

Ok the car is on its way to Brisbane, storage, then delivery to my new driveway....
Forum: Miglia Builds and discussion 12th September 2016, 08:25
Replies: 336
Views: 103,325
Posted By 1iTim
I have been separated from my car for several...

I have been separated from my car for several months now due to moving cities! I'm going to get it ready to roll onto a truck this weekend then it's into a driveway in Brisbane to be finished. I...
Forum: Sammio Builds and discussions 12th June 2016, 20:44
Replies: 829
Views: 206,721
Posted By 1iTim
I'd seen that too but not in the flesh. A fiorano...

I'd seen that too but not in the flesh. A fiorano or something.
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