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Forum: Cars and Parts for sale, swap or wanted 27th May 2020, 12:28
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Posted By micky1mo
I still want a bulkhead :fish:

I still want a bulkhead :fish:
Forum: Sammio Builds and discussions 25th April 2020, 10:42
Replies: 116
Views: 22,775
Posted By micky1mo
Paul, Jag-in-a-Jag !! I like that :thumb: ...

Paul, Jag-in-a-Jag !! I like that :thumb:

Every man and his dog what's to buy it but no money has changed hands so it's still for sale !!!":fish:

I am looking forward to the "road...
Forum: Sammio Builds and discussions 22nd April 2020, 16:08
Replies: 116
Views: 22,775
Posted By micky1mo
Called in the paint shop today!:icon_surprised: ...

Called in the paint shop today!:icon_surprised:

https://i.imgur.com/TCJ1605h.jpg

https://i.imgur.com/OqQ8ouuh.jpg

https://i.imgur.com/PlOZU68h.jpg

coming along nicely. !!::pop2:
Forum: Sammio Builds and discussions 21st April 2020, 17:47
Replies: 116
Views: 22,775
Posted By micky1mo
it brings the whole project together :whoo::whoo:

it brings the whole project together :whoo::whoo:
Forum: Sammio Builds and discussions 20th April 2020, 17:11
Replies: 116
Views: 22,775
Posted By micky1mo
Things are very quite around the workshop but I...

Things are very quite around the workshop but I have sorted out the engine in my daily driver.
The problem turned out to be the balance shaft gears were stripped.

https://i.imgur.com/RZGjBRJh.jpg...
Forum: Sammio Builds and discussions 13th April 2020, 12:49
Replies: 21
Views: 3,253
Posted By micky1mo
Looking good! The time and effort you are...

Looking good!
The time and effort you are putting in to this project must be tremendous !!:faint:

Could you let us know how are you forming the panels and what technique you are you using to weld...
Forum: Sammio Builds and discussions 11th March 2020, 16:59
Replies: 116
Views: 22,775
Posted By micky1mo
The brake have now been sorted. New...

The brake have now been sorted.

New calipers.
https://i.imgur.com/D0dzJVJh.jpg

If you look closely you'll see the caliper have 3 bleed nipples one on each side and one on the top.
They also...
Forum: Sammio Builds and discussions 11th March 2020, 16:34
Replies: 479
Views: 77,238
Posted By micky1mo
Hi Paul, I have one of those cheap plastic ...

Hi Paul, I have one of those cheap plastic "universal" car covers that I don't use.
Your welcome to it if you want it. :icon_biggrin:
But sorry, I'v no spare toilet paper.
Forum: Cars and Parts for sale, swap or wanted 7th March 2020, 19:59
Replies: 1
Views: 1,188
Posted By micky1mo
Now sorted, thanks. :happy:

Now sorted, thanks. :happy:
Forum: Sammio Builds and discussions 4th March 2020, 17:43
Replies: 116
Views: 22,775
Posted By micky1mo
Finally I made the effort and fitted the doors. ...

Finally I made the effort and fitted the doors.

Drivers side
https://i.imgur.com/knWZqXah.jpg

Passengers side.
https://i.imgur.com/Q5ximl0h.jpg

Not a bad fit as it was not an easy task...
Forum: Sammio Builds and discussions 23rd February 2020, 20:11
Replies: 116
Views: 22,775
Posted By micky1mo
No, it's a standard weber twin choke carb off a...

No, it's a standard weber twin choke carb off a Ford Essex 3lt V6. :smokin:
Forum: Sammio Builds and discussions 23rd February 2020, 20:06
Replies: 83
Views: 20,187
Posted By micky1mo
Over the years I have built several of these...

Over the years I have built several of these Citroen 2CV based cars and all but one have gone some where in Europe!
So hopefully LHD will make it more desirable and help sell it. :high5:
Forum: Sammio Builds and discussions 15th February 2020, 19:51
Replies: 116
Views: 22,775
Posted By micky1mo
This is the carb, air filter and throttle cable...

This is the carb, air filter and throttle cable all in place and ready to roll.:badgrin:

https://i.imgur.com/UsYXDffh.jpg
Forum: Sammio Builds and discussions 15th February 2020, 19:48
Replies: 89
Views: 12,956
Posted By micky1mo
We wanted to get the truck all one colour to see...

We wanted to get the truck all one colour to see what it looks like so we used primer.

https://i.imgur.com/Jqhq0tKh.jpg

https://i.imgur.com/7UHVwlMh.jpg

Still loads of work to do on the...
Forum: Sammio Builds and discussions 15th February 2020, 19:44
Replies: 83
Views: 20,187
Posted By micky1mo
I managed to get hold of a few rattle cans so put...

I managed to get hold of a few rattle cans so put a little paint on the car. :icon_rolleyes:

https://i.imgur.com/jLNM1v1h.jpg

https://i.imgur.com/jQNx4ZMh.jpg

It looks black but it's...
Forum: Sammio Builds and discussions 11th February 2020, 11:37
Replies: 116
Views: 22,775
Posted By micky1mo
I plumed in the fuel line, flipped the key and...

I plumed in the fuel line, flipped the key and BANG, IT FIRED UP, RAN AND REVED AS IF IT WAS MADE FOR IT !!!:rockon::rockon::rockon:

I'll take a video clip later !!! :director:
Forum: Sammio Builds and discussions 10th February 2020, 17:14
Replies: 89
Views: 12,956
Posted By micky1mo
I'v been trying to sort out a safe way to fit the...

I'v been trying to sort out a safe way to fit the visor.
I finally settled on some exhaust bobbins which allow the air flow to pass under the visor .

https://i.imgur.com/vozXOoDh.jpg
...
Forum: Sammio Builds and discussions 10th February 2020, 17:09
Replies: 116
Views: 22,775
Posted By micky1mo
Now the manifold is fitted it doesn't look to...

Now the manifold is fitted it doesn't look to odd.

https://i.imgur.com/9zXD5lnh.jpg

I'll just have to wait and see if it works. :madgrin:
Forum: Sammio Builds and discussions 10th February 2020, 09:20
Replies: 116
Views: 22,775
Posted By micky1mo
This is what I was trying to achieve with the...

This is what I was trying to achieve with the manifold.

https://i.imgur.com/i2LsGS9h.jpg

As simple salutation costing less than 100 to complete but, it's air tight and hopefully it'll run...
Forum: Sammio Builds and discussions 10th February 2020, 09:13
Replies: 116
Views: 22,775
Posted By micky1mo
That's the plan, I was going to finish with a...

That's the plan, I was going to finish with a pair of chrome dome nuts on the outside.
Forum: Sammio Builds and discussions 9th February 2020, 16:32
Replies: 116
Views: 22,775
Posted By micky1mo
I'm still having problem getting this car running...

I'm still having problem getting this car running without spending a fortune on carbs and manifold. :frusty:

So I'v decided to try a very simple approach.

I'll use the original intake manifold....
Forum: Sammio Builds and discussions 8th February 2020, 19:14
Replies: 116
Views: 22,775
Posted By micky1mo
Although the rear "hatch" serves no purpose I...

Although the rear "hatch" serves no purpose I wanted to keep it accessible for maintenance issues so I fixed 2 x 10m treaded bolts to the rear of the chassis.

.https://i.imgur.com/NpMIAmnh.jpg
...
Forum: Sammio Builds and discussions 8th February 2020, 13:33
Replies: 83
Views: 20,187
Posted By micky1mo
One of the last job to do was fitting a guard...

One of the last job to do was fitting a guard over the fan belt drive so I modified the original 2CV fan guard.

https://i.imgur.com/FtxgpFch.jpg

The new jet finally arrived and once fitted the...
Forum: Sammio Builds and discussions 5th February 2020, 19:05
Replies: 83
Views: 20,187
Posted By micky1mo
Spare wheel fitted Lomax style. The weight of...

Spare wheel fitted Lomax style.
The weight of the spare wheel is held by a long bolt which passes through the wheel then through the side of the car and is fixed in place with a wing nut, the light...
Forum: Sammio Builds and discussions 2nd February 2020, 15:54
Replies: 83
Views: 20,187
Posted By micky1mo
We got around to fitting the rear internal...

We got around to fitting the rear internal mudguard.

https://i.imgur.com/rCvI95Th.jpg

I take great pride in recycling items. :banplease:
I found this Range Rover air filter in the rubbish.
...
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