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Search: Posts Made By: DaveP
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 17th July 2019, 21:56
Replies: 105
Views: 10,687
Posted By DaveP
Thanks Gents. I only seem to drive between...

Thanks Gents.

I only seem to drive between two locations so donít have much in the way of an on the road diary

Dave
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 16th July 2019, 21:35
Replies: 265
Views: 67,135
Posted By DaveP
That is a very nice looking car. Looks more...

That is a very nice looking car.

Looks more roomy than a seven style. Is it though ?

Asking for a fat friend ...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 16th July 2019, 21:28
Replies: 105
Views: 10,687
Posted By DaveP
Today lifted the Kobra by inch and a bit as...

Today lifted the Kobra by inch and a bit as Reading roads a nightmare.

https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/48302074161_8ce047c7d1_z.jpg (https://flic.kr/p/2gAhKQ6)Kobra raised...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 2nd July 2019, 07:47
Replies: 105
Views: 10,687
Posted By DaveP
No worries Chris, I went to a Longlife...

No worries Chris,

I went to a Longlife dealer in Basingstoke and was happy with their service. Again if I did it again Iíd help design the layout but we all learn each time we do something.
...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 1st July 2019, 00:03
Replies: 105
Views: 10,687
Posted By DaveP
Not sure on the downsides to the headlamps yet....

Not sure on the downsides to the headlamps yet. Time will tell. That said I rarely drive the car unless itís daytime and the sun is out :)

The exhaust is made up of a cat back stainless that takes...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 30th June 2019, 21:35
Replies: 105
Views: 10,687
Posted By DaveP
So finally changed the indicators and stop tails...

So finally changed the indicators and stop tails to L488 style lamps.

Also changed the headlamps to wipac quadoptics. I liked the crystal ones in place but they looked a bit modern. Didn’t go P700...
Forum: Sammio Builds and discussions 30th June 2019, 20:53
Replies: 385
Views: 39,620
Posted By DaveP
Paul, Loving what you have done to the...

Paul,

Loving what you have done to the interior. Looks just right. You should be proud of your effort. Great progress thread.

Dave
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 25th June 2019, 00:21
Replies: 59
Views: 1,413
Posted By DaveP
Thank you :)

Thank you :)
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 24th June 2019, 23:34
Replies: 148
Views: 2,948
Posted By DaveP
Chris thanks for the pic and diagram I am in your...

Chris thanks for the pic and diagram I am in your debt for that blooming useful info. I am going to either fit BB seats or even a set of MGTF I have waiting. I expect the effort on the runners is...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 24th June 2019, 18:15
Replies: 148
Views: 2,948
Posted By DaveP
Hi Chris, Thanks for the feedback on my red...

Hi Chris,

Thanks for the feedback on my red one. I like the clean lines of it and wanted something more 289/Ace ish. Didnít quite achieve that but close enough.

Ingenious way of fitting your...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 24th June 2019, 00:33
Replies: 59
Views: 1,413
Posted By DaveP
So I will be calling soon then. About time I got...

So I will be calling soon then. About time I got Max all dusty :) will call to check when convenient.

Dave
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 24th June 2019, 00:30
Replies: 59
Views: 1,413
Posted By DaveP
LOL no I meant I didnít bother with a flash...

LOL no I meant I didnít bother with a flash filler cap and all the hassle that goes with fitting it. I kept the location and original flap from the donor car. I like easy :)

...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 24th June 2019, 00:16
Replies: 148
Views: 2,948
Posted By DaveP
The Kobra is looking very nice indeed. That front...

The Kobra is looking very nice indeed. That front grill looks the biz. How did you affix it to the inside of the opening ? I sikkaflexed plastic plates for cable ties with mine which feels a bit...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 22nd June 2019, 17:17
Replies: 59
Views: 1,413
Posted By DaveP
My Kobra needed a bit of fettling. Especially...

My Kobra needed a bit of fettling. Especially after I transported the bonnet badly. Some magic with sandpaper and filler (and a bloody good body shop) and Iím very happy with the results.

My next...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 19th June 2019, 19:43
Replies: 59
Views: 1,413
Posted By DaveP
Gary, No worries about checking with Belle...

Gary,

No worries about checking with Belle and Ian. It’s a little trek for me and will come bearing gifts. Lurker huh ? Thanks for coming out of the shadows :)

Oh and if you after spares and...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 19th June 2019, 16:01
Replies: 59
Views: 1,413
Posted By DaveP
Welcome to the group and good luck with the...

Welcome to the group and good luck with the build. Iím not far so may come look see at some stage (with dirty clothes on just in case).

Dave
Forum: Vintage and Classic Roadster Kit Car Builds 16th June 2019, 13:46
Replies: 165
Views: 13,174
Posted By DaveP
Colin, That is bloody brilliant Glad...

Colin,

That is bloody brilliant

Glad you have got it on the road.

Love it

Dave
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 15th June 2019, 22:06
Replies: 105
Views: 10,687
Posted By DaveP
Witch tit is a good description of them. They...

Witch tit is a good description of them. They look great on an old mini of course. I’m going L488s for now and see how I go.

A reversing light Ian ? That’s a bit posh ... :)

That’s a nice butt...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 15th June 2019, 22:02
Replies: 148
Views: 2,948
Posted By DaveP
Those wheels set it off nicely. Glad you going...

Those wheels set it off nicely. Glad you going down a size as they certainly filled the arches. :)

Looking forward to seeing on the reduced size.

Dave
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 15th June 2019, 06:28
Replies: 105
Views: 10,687
Posted By DaveP
Thanks all for the confirmation of these lights...

Thanks all for the confirmation of these lights being pants.

It is a shame because I like how they look on the Kobra.

Craig thanks for the positive about the car. Iím still pleased with how...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 15th June 2019, 06:14
Replies: 148
Views: 2,948
Posted By DaveP
Chris, Top job and that is a very very tidy...

Chris,

Top job and that is a very very tidy motor.

Congrats and welcome to the Kobra fold

Dave 😀
Forum: Vintage and Classic Roadster Kit Car Builds 8th June 2019, 21:54
Replies: 165
Views: 13,174
Posted By DaveP
Wowser

Wowser
Forum: Sammio Builds and discussions 8th June 2019, 21:53
Replies: 385
Views: 39,620
Posted By DaveP
Thanks for the update Paul. Love seeing your...

Thanks for the update Paul.

Love seeing your motor near Ďnormalí ones.

Dave
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 8th June 2019, 21:51
Replies: 148
Views: 2,948
Posted By DaveP
Chris, Thanks for taking the trouble putting...

Chris,
Thanks for taking the trouble putting your thread up. I am really interested in seeing the look of the Kobra on the MWS wheels. Also like the overriders too.
I sprayed my build very badly...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 3rd June 2019, 21:59
Replies: 105
Views: 10,687
Posted By DaveP
Scott thanks as I may just do that. Will look at...

Scott thanks as I may just do that. Will look at cheapest source of the Lucas rectangular lights and see what I can do with them. Need to double check the removal of the round lights doesnít give me...
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