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Forum: Sammio Builds and discussions 14th September 2020, 17:43
Replies: 658
Views: 164,261
Posted By Paul L
Oxford - Sorry, I hadn't picked up on the...

Oxford - Sorry, I hadn't picked up on the divorce. :icon_sad:

But I'm pleased to hear the rural relocation is working out for you. :cool:

Nice job on the bulkhead too.

Good luck, Paul. :)
Forum: Sammio Builds and discussions 14th September 2020, 17:40
Replies: 190
Views: 49,140
Posted By Paul L
Chris - It looks like all the effort you put into...

Chris - It looks like all the effort you put into re-shaping worked well. :cool:

I think you will be very pleased when you finally get the car in one colour.

I know I couldn't believe the...
Forum: Sammio Builds and discussions 7th September 2020, 22:21
Replies: 190
Views: 49,140
Posted By Paul L
Cbjroms Congratulations on passing the MOT...

Cbjroms Congratulations on passing the MOT Chris. :cool:

Enjoy driving the car and dont forget some photos.

Cheers, Paul. :)
Forum: Sammio Builds and discussions 7th September 2020, 22:20
Replies: 170
Views: 58,496
Posted By Paul L
HouseMartin Good to see you out and about....

HouseMartin Good to see you out and about. :cool:

I probably already know the answer, but was the convertible top hard to do?

Cheers, Paul. :)
Forum: Sammio Builds and discussions 7th September 2020, 22:20
Replies: 11
Views: 565
Posted By Paul L
Mike Well done to not giving up, Im sure the...

Mike Well done to not giving up, Im sure the red paint will help keep you going to the finish. :cool:

http://www.madabout-kitcars.com/forum/attachment.php?attachmentid=7023&d=1598422821

Good...
Forum: Sammio Builds and discussions 7th September 2020, 22:19
Replies: 119
Views: 25,348
Posted By Paul L
Mike Shame about the screen cracking....

Mike Shame about the screen cracking. :icon_sad:

Good luck with the rest of it. Paul. :)
Forum: Sammio Builds and discussions 7th September 2020, 22:18
Replies: 344
Views: 88,851
Posted By Paul L
Psycho pops Hi Stewart, Glad to hear you...

Psycho pops Hi Stewart,

Glad to hear you had a chance to enjoy driving your car before the sale.

As it did look very nice. :cool:
...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 30th August 2020, 16:15
Replies: 581
Views: 93,064
Posted By Paul L
Barber - I was actually thinking about your car...

Barber - I was actually thinking about your car the other day and wondered if it was now painted.

In a word..."Wow!" :cool:
...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 29th August 2020, 11:05
Replies: 8
Views: 462
Posted By Paul L
Unfortunately, there are certain kits you should...

Unfortunately, there are certain kits you should steer clear of and this is probably one of them.

https://www.topgear.com/car-news/merc-destroys-300sl-gullwing-replica
Forum: Miglia Builds and discussion 20th August 2020, 18:56
Replies: 349
Views: 108,361
Posted By Paul L
Finally had the chance to have a quick look under...

Finally had the chance to have a quick look under my bonnet today, as I was sure I remembered three brown wires.
(Two thick and one thin.)

This is a 1980 Spitfire 1500 wiring loom, so not sure if...
Forum: Sammio Builds and discussions 20th August 2020, 18:54
Replies: 487
Views: 82,325
Posted By Paul L
Nothing to see here Over a month since my last...

Nothing to see here
Over a month since my last post and I haven't had a chance to work on the car.
(Too busy WFH at the moment, which, overall, has to be a good thing in these crazy times.)

As...
Forum: Miglia Builds and discussion 5th August 2020, 05:59
Replies: 349
Views: 108,361
Posted By Paul L
On my Spitfire dash, that 'twisty' knob is to...

On my Spitfire dash, that 'twisty' knob is to reset the trip mileage.

https://lh4.googleusercontent.com/-vFwnJWVVT2c/VZ5jhu2KIQI/AAAAAAAAPgU/sESOxm5_Hj0/w960-h720-no/DSCF4571.JPG

Although it...
Forum: Vintage and Classic Roadster Kit Car Builds 12th July 2020, 04:33
Replies: 95
Views: 4,553
Posted By Paul L
Looking more complete every time. :cool:

Looking more complete every time. :cool:
Forum: Sammio Builds and discussions 12th July 2020, 04:27
Replies: 658
Views: 164,261
Posted By Paul L
I know it has been a while, but the rules haven't...

I know it has been a while, but the rules haven't changed.

If there are no photos, then it didn't happen.

:icon_wink:

Good luck, Paul. :)
Forum: Sammio Builds and discussions 12th July 2020, 04:24
Replies: 487
Views: 82,325
Posted By Paul L
Molleur, Wharfedale & HouseMartin Thanks for...

Molleur, Wharfedale & HouseMartin Thanks for the suggestions gentlemen. :cool:

Bulb - The bulb is definitely working.
See last photo above where the drivers side indicator bulb is plugged into...
Forum: Sammio Builds and discussions 11th July 2020, 16:23
Replies: 487
Views: 82,325
Posted By Paul L
It has been a while Things have been a bit...

It has been a while
Things have been a bit hectic lately on the working from home front.

I've also spend a lot of time digging holes for some new trees in the garden.

Which means I haven't...
Forum: General Build Chat 3rd July 2020, 14:22
Replies: 17
Views: 752
Posted By Paul L
SwiftyDS Sorry, if Im being thick here, but...

SwiftyDS Sorry, if Im being thick here, but are you looking for an alternative to using fibreglass, or ideas on how to build the buck for a fibreglass body?

Alternative to fibreglass Alloy...
Forum: Vintage and Classic Roadster Kit Car Builds 25th June 2020, 16:45
Replies: 160
Views: 22,950
Posted By Paul L
D'Oh! I'd forgotten you are making the whole...

D'Oh!

I'd forgotten you are making the whole bonnet flip up. :rolleyes:

Now, the dash work makes even more sense. :cool:

Good luck, Paul. :)
Forum: Bodywork 25th June 2020, 16:40
Replies: 13
Views: 811
Posted By Paul L
Bellicose Please dont think Im nitpicking,...

Bellicose Please dont think Im nitpicking, but you appear to be describing two different things.

If you want to take a mould of the shape to make a new part, you are building what is called a...
Forum: Sammio Builds and discussions 24th June 2020, 19:17
Replies: 190
Views: 49,140
Posted By Paul L
Good luck with the MOT Chris. Take care,...

Good luck with the MOT Chris.

Take care, Paul. :)
Forum: Vintage and Classic Roadster Kit Car Builds 21st June 2020, 06:25
Replies: 160
Views: 22,950
Posted By Paul L
Mr T - I'd not spotted how the dash was going to...

Mr T - I'd not spotted how the dash was going to join the bodyshell before, it will be a very neat job when finished. :cool:

Good luck, Paul. :)
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 21st June 2020, 06:13
Replies: 57
Views: 8,092
Posted By Paul L
Nice. :cool: ...

Nice. :cool:

http://www.madabout-kitcars.com/forum/attachment.php?attachmentid=6910&d=1592686865

http://www.madabout-kitcars.com/forum/attachment.php?attachmentid=6911&d=1592686865
Forum: General Build Chat 18th June 2020, 05:45
Replies: 23
Views: 807
Posted By Paul L
There is a guy call Kev / Kapri over on the 'Rods...

There is a guy call Kev / Kapri over on the 'Rods 'n' Sods' forum who is an expert on DVLA registrations.

He helped guide Gary on the original Sammio Spyder design to ensure it complied with the...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 18th June 2020, 05:39
Replies: 84
Views: 6,662
Posted By Paul L
Lucky Great to see your build has started....

Lucky Great to see your build has started. :cool:

http://www.madabout-kitcars.com/forum/attachment.php?attachmentid=6901&d=1592160580

What did you use to make the duct moulds?

Not sure if...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 18th June 2020, 05:37
Replies: 9
Views: 655
Posted By Paul L
WeeCharlie A belated welcome to forum. :cool: ...

WeeCharlie A belated welcome to forum. :cool:

Looks like you have made solid progress so far.

http://www.madabout-kitcars.com/forum/attachment.php?attachmentid=6897&d=1592062930

Good luck,...
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