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Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 10th July 2019, 16:08
Replies: 406
Views: 87,611
Posted By deggsy
Yep took me the best part of two days and there...

Yep took me the best part of two days and there are still a few that have to be re done. doh!
Forum: Vintage and Classic Roadster Kit Car Builds 9th July 2019, 20:06
Replies: 299
Views: 51,322
Posted By deggsy
Looks like awesome paint job Mick now you can...

Looks like awesome paint job Mick now you can really enjoy yourself putting it all back together for the shows.
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 9th July 2019, 19:57
Replies: 406
Views: 87,611
Posted By deggsy
hard cover

Almost finished now all the supports and alloy sheet have been made and drilled fixed with over 200 pop rivets.
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Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 28th June 2019, 08:14
Replies: 406
Views: 87,611
Posted By deggsy
Molleur Thanks for the reply yes it will be...

Molleur
Thanks for the reply yes it will be removable i'll be using some sort of clips.

cheers

Deggsy
Forum: Sammio Builds and discussions 27th June 2019, 19:38
Replies: 385
Views: 39,877
Posted By deggsy
Paul Glad to see you'v fixed the fuel supply...

Paul Glad to see you'v fixed the fuel supply problem and the paneling is coming along nicely. I'v found that a small surform plane works very nicely on the edges of thin alloy sheet.

Cheers
Derek
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 27th June 2019, 19:32
Replies: 406
Views: 87,611
Posted By deggsy
Hi All whilst waiting for the paint job I decided...

Hi All whilst waiting for the paint job I decided to follow Paul's lead and do some paneling namely a hard half tonneau cover if that's what its called?
I started off with a very thick piece of...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 10th June 2019, 16:35
Replies: 406
Views: 87,611
Posted By deggsy
Thanks for the encouraging comments almost there...

Thanks for the encouraging comments almost there just waiting for the spray job then i can put it all back together.
Forum: Sammio Builds and discussions 8th June 2019, 20:01
Replies: 385
Views: 39,877
Posted By deggsy
Paul the car is still looking grate I like the...

Paul the car is still looking grate I like the textured alloy panels nice touch I wish i'd thought of that before I riveted mine into place doh!
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 8th June 2019, 19:54
Replies: 406
Views: 87,611
Posted By deggsy
Paul Yes it most certainly is I Fitted the hand...

Paul Yes it most certainly is I Fitted the hand brake extension plates today and bled the brakes again the car is back down on it's wheels now and the longer drive shafts make the wheels fill the...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 6th June 2019, 18:40
Replies: 406
Views: 87,611
Posted By deggsy
rear driveshafts

I am back on the mechanical bits this week I am fitting the longer driveshafts from a spitfire 1500 they are about 20 mm longer than than the herald ones I replaced the wheel bearings and trunnion...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 25th May 2019, 20:12
Replies: 406
Views: 87,611
Posted By deggsy
Thanks gents good advice I was looking into all...

Thanks gents good advice I was looking into all that when I thought I would have to do it myself hopefully now with my friend agreeing to spray it I should get a half decent job? I have decided to go...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 25th May 2019, 08:15
Replies: 406
Views: 87,611
Posted By deggsy
Thanks for the input gents I have managed to...

Thanks for the input gents I have managed to persuade my friend to spray the car for me probably some time in August he's not a professional but can get decent results hopefully it will all go to...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 21st May 2019, 19:29
Replies: 406
Views: 87,611
Posted By deggsy
As fast as I flat one bit of bodywork I find...

As fast as I flat one bit of bodywork I find another that needs filling and flatting I think they are breeding :preggers:
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Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 9th May 2019, 16:43
Replies: 406
Views: 87,611
Posted By deggsy
Stonleigh

Sorry I missed everyone at Stonleigh but I just couldn't find the pitch wandered round for ages but no luck just me being dull i think.:attention:
I have fitted the new calipers and ETB brake pads...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 4th May 2019, 14:34
Replies: 406
Views: 87,611
Posted By deggsy
well yet again I got fed up with filling in and...

well yet again I got fed up with filling in and flatting back so i decided to have a go at the seized brakes:juggle: after trying for a whole day to free up the calipers i gave in and ordered some...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 18th April 2019, 18:53
Replies: 406
Views: 87,611
Posted By deggsy
I finished the boot stay this week the load...

I finished the boot stay this week the load spreading plates and the bracket are simply bonded on with Tiger seal.
http://www.madabout-kitcars.com/forum/picture.php?albumid=54&pictureid=1374...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 4th April 2019, 17:05
Replies: 406
Views: 87,611
Posted By deggsy
Yesterday I borrowed my friends metal...

Yesterday I borrowed my friends metal shrinking/stretching machine to make a lip for the boot aperture.
before.
http://www.madabout-kitcars.com/forum/picture.php?albumid=54&pictureid=1365
After...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 23rd March 2019, 08:07
Replies: 14
Views: 522
Posted By deggsy
I had a similar problem on my sierra based...

I had a similar problem on my sierra based Severn. The floating cones on the wheel nuts had seized solid stopping the bolts from being fully tightened result clunking sound on acceleration and...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 18th March 2019, 19:39
Replies: 406
Views: 87,611
Posted By deggsy
Barber I'll try. Re started work on the screen...

Barber I'll try.
Re started work on the screen frame the chrome paint I used reacted with the primer and went soft I had to use paint stripper to get it of it's now back in etch primer....
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 10th March 2019, 18:00
Replies: 406
Views: 87,611
Posted By deggsy
I'v finally got the car into the new garage....

I'v finally got the car into the new garage. :high5:
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Unfortunately standing in a damp garage for the last 10 months...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 24th December 2018, 08:13
Replies: 406
Views: 87,611
Posted By deggsy
Merry Christmas every one. I am hoping to re...

Merry Christmas every one. I am hoping to re start work on the car in the new year.
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 26th August 2018, 09:21
Replies: 305
Views: 49,889
Posted By deggsy
Stunning Mick absolutely stunning.

Stunning Mick absolutely stunning.
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 29th July 2018, 19:47
Replies: 65
Views: 10,632
Posted By deggsy
Looking excellent keep up the good work.

Looking excellent keep up the good work.
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 29th July 2018, 19:45
Replies: 406
Views: 87,611
Posted By deggsy
The garage

Thanks Paul
It will take time with the house move and all that but i'll get there in the end. I was hoping to have the car on the road this summer but the best laid plans and all that, As you say...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 24th July 2018, 18:42
Replies: 406
Views: 87,611
Posted By deggsy
The garage

Still no progress on the car but my nice new garage has now been built.
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