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Forum: Sammio Builds and discussions 5th July 2019, 22:47
Replies: 2
Views: 294
Posted By smash
Lovely looking car. Spec sounds top notch....

Lovely looking car. Spec sounds top notch. Gobsmacked it ended on eBay at 6300 only, unsold (obvs)
Forum: General chatter 1st July 2019, 14:33
Replies: 7
Views: 378
Posted By smash
Actually from the side it looks like a TVR Tuscan...

Actually from the side it looks like a TVR Tuscan (slightly wider at just over 7 feet!!)

English website:

https://www.desima.jp/model_en/
Forum: General chatter 1st July 2019, 06:50
Replies: 7
Views: 378
Posted By smash
That's a gen 2 Z4, an already large and wide car...

That's a gen 2 Z4, an already large and wide car - I know I've got one - that thing will be impossible to park anywhere just due to the sheer scale of it, it'll be prime candidate to get it's side...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 15th June 2019, 07:24
Replies: 105
Views: 10,801
Posted By smash
Shed loads of cobra reps have L488s - my old AK...

Shed loads of cobra reps have L488s - my old AK had them before swapped out for rectangular. My mates old Ram had them too. They look good to be fair. Personally prefer them to the "witches tit" (how...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 3rd June 2019, 15:10
Replies: 105
Views: 10,801
Posted By smash
Do it yourself - I converted my old AK cobra to...

Do it yourself - I converted my old AK cobra to Lucas rectangles. Take back plate off, grind off the reflector spikes so it's smooth, get a cluster led bulb bright as you can orange led. Punch hole...
Forum: Cars and Parts for sale, swap or wanted 26th May 2019, 11:11
Replies: 9
Views: 701
Posted By smash
It was this one - sold for 8600 plenty of work to...

It was this one - sold for 8600 plenty of work to be done though

https://rover.ebay.com/rover/0/0/0?mpre=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.ebay.co.uk%2Fulk%2Fitm%2F123734754345
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 22nd May 2019, 16:50
Replies: 11
Views: 424
Posted By smash
Ah! Got me there lol I just bought pre built...

Ah! Got me there lol I just bought pre built version off eBay which had a fuse as part of it. Just checked on eBay- it was a yellow sealed unit with 2 amp fuse. Fuse is there to Stop resistor blowing...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 22nd May 2019, 15:04
Replies: 11
Views: 424
Posted By smash
You'll need air bag warning reset tool b800 cheap...

You'll need air bag warning reset tool b800 cheap enough on eBay. I would put a fuse in line with resister.
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 20th May 2019, 06:37
Replies: 13
Views: 617
Posted By smash
Mine was also flawed on body area- bizarrely used...

Mine was also flawed on body area- bizarrely used as bargaining point knowing it was all coming off anyway!
Forum: Cars and Parts for sale, swap or wanted 16th May 2019, 07:58
Replies: 9
Views: 701
Posted By smash
DeHaviland supply turnkey cars for 36k (confirmed...

DeHaviland supply turnkey cars for 36k (confirmed at Stoneleigh). Be aware there aren't actually any 246 replicas out there, they're all splashed off a 206 which has shorter wheelbase and body. I...
Forum: Miglia Builds and discussion 14th May 2019, 17:49
Replies: 8
Views: 697
Posted By smash
Undeniably a good looking car

Undeniably a good looking car
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 13th May 2019, 20:53
Replies: 3
Views: 366
Posted By smash
Great looking website - smart move selling all...

Great looking website - smart move selling all the anciliaries and custom interior parts all listed as one stop shop (and kudos to Richard for progressing much of this before handing over the baton)....
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 7th May 2019, 00:22
Replies: 25
Views: 1,202
Posted By smash
Saw both the white and red Kobras out on the road...

Saw both the white and red Kobras out on the road and thought they looked really well - seems to suite solid colours better than metallic - the deep red in particular looked good.
Again be...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 6th May 2019, 23:53
Replies: 25
Views: 1,202
Posted By smash
Speaking to Sean at Grassbank the next mod will...

Speaking to Sean at Grassbank the next mod will be removing the rear arch lip - not needed now they've tucked the wheels in and another step closer to the original.

And Lucky the windows were 3.5k...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 6th May 2019, 10:38
Replies: 25
Views: 1,202
Posted By smash
9ne of the cars of the show for me was the...

9ne of the cars of the show for me was the Grassbank 250 SWB. They have addressed every single issue and offer comprehensive upgrades that are amazing quality:
Deep dish wheels without wheel...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 26th April 2019, 00:08
Replies: 453
Views: 57,066
Posted By smash
Is it possible to reshape the originals? Grind to...

Is it possible to reshape the originals? Grind to new shape and chrome plate maybe?
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 20th April 2019, 19:02
Replies: 453
Views: 57,066
Posted By smash
Eh? Was just talking about the design and details...

Eh? Was just talking about the design and details so far - no one mentioned door shuts :)

Every new Tribute design seems to raise the bar in terms of styling and detailing - just think this is...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 19th April 2019, 14:50
Replies: 453
Views: 57,066
Posted By smash
Windows look brilliant. As does the whole car...

Windows look brilliant. As does the whole car frankly.

It's another level completely from the SWB - awesome work.
Forum: DNA Builds 26th February 2019, 07:40
Replies: 93
Views: 18,395
Posted By smash
Custom 3 piece split rims apparently. Full...

Custom 3 piece split rims apparently.

Full details:
https://www.pistonheads.com/classifieds/used-cars/kit-cars/speedster-replicas/iconic-autobody-386-speedster/9462875
Forum: DNA Builds 26th February 2019, 05:38
Replies: 93
Views: 18,395
Posted By smash
Love the French overseer :D

Love the French overseer :D
Forum: DNA Builds 25th February 2019, 07:43
Replies: 93
Views: 18,395
Posted By smash
Good to see Total Headturners on board as...

Good to see Total Headturners on board as distributor. Mark's a good guy, works 27 hour days and will be good ambassador
Forum: Italian Replica builds and chat 14th February 2019, 09:37
Replies: 37
Views: 4,187
Posted By smash
13k GTO sounds too cheap - freshly imported...

13k GTO sounds too cheap - freshly imported (that's not cheap), paint looks fresh as do wheels and tyres but under bonnet totally unloved. Weirdly cheap... Registered make is Ferrari
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 11th February 2019, 12:52
Replies: 13
Views: 1,244
Posted By smash
Thing about the DNA it has exclusivity like the...

Thing about the DNA it has exclusivity like the original. It's no longer made and who knows how many complete examples are out there.

Tributes are selling decent numbers (I think) and so will...
Forum: Italian Replica builds and chat 10th February 2019, 17:53
Replies: 37
Views: 4,187
Posted By smash
What is it with you and remolding bonnets! I know...

What is it with you and remolding bonnets! I know there's lots of work but what a great looking car :)
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 10th February 2019, 15:33
Replies: 1,437
Views: 517,915
Posted By smash
Surprised this hasn't gone yet. The wire wheels...

Surprised this hasn't gone yet. The wire wheels now fitted are game changing to the image, and what with the dash and interior all done I'm struggling to understand why it's sticking, especially...
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