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Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 20th August 2019, 17:00
Replies: 470
Views: 62,350
Posted By smash
There’s an Ant Ansted built DB4 Zegato on eBay at...

There’s an Ant Ansted built DB4 Zegato on eBay at mo.

Total animal but a little surprised with some of the gapping at nearly 100k - maybe out of the mould with no prep?
...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 20th August 2019, 11:36
Replies: 12
Views: 981
Posted By smash
That's good news about the dash. Are they...

That's good news about the dash. Are they building another demo car
Forum: DNA Builds 12th August 2019, 14:27
Replies: 8
Views: 1,502
Posted By smash
Blinking blimey - you kept that quiet! :D

Blinking blimey - you kept that quiet! :D
Forum: DNA Builds 10th August 2019, 05:12
Replies: 8
Views: 1,502
Posted By smash
DNA 250 on eBay starting @ 25k

Looks good in pics but says it needs cosmetics e.g chrome refinishing, interior doing and potentially paint.

Prime candidate for restomod - paint the chrome black, slam it, lose the wires!
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Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 4th August 2019, 17:22
Replies: 87
Views: 4,174
Posted By smash
That custom boot/filler relocation work looks top...

That custom boot/filler relocation work looks top notch.

Must admit their interior packages and the Grassbank stuff are tempting... my first thoughts before I went for the Kali was restomod style....
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 4th August 2019, 09:33
Replies: 12
Views: 981
Posted By smash
I dunno, think it would be more the stock...

I dunno, think it would be more the stock interior - everything so superb I never understood why they had chosen not to do it when I saw it at Stoneleigh. That said what would cost be, 5k? Not a lot...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 4th August 2019, 08:34
Replies: 12
Views: 981
Posted By smash
Grassbank 250 on ebay

The stunning Grassbank 250 is now on eBay. Wonder if they will build another or continue with parts supplies.
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Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 26th July 2019, 12:43
Replies: 1,447
Views: 526,747
Posted By smash
Well it doesn't need the front mod, it looks spot...

Well it doesn't need the front mod, it looks spot on to me.

Yes 30mm drop. My rears were slightly catching arch under hard acceleration but I was on 16" 215/60s (I think! Feels like a lifetime...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 26th July 2019, 09:25
Replies: 1,447
Views: 526,747
Posted By smash
Eibachs give it a perfect stance, had them on...

Eibachs give it a perfect stance, had them on mine. They do settle a bit so it will end up ever so slightly lower.

The dishing and offset on the wheels makes huge difference - looks spot on.
...
Forum: Sammio Builds and discussions 5th July 2019, 22:47
Replies: 2
Views: 624
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: 656
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: 656
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: 109
Views: 12,457
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: 109
Views: 12,457
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: 1,183
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: 481
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: 481
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: 741
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: 1,183
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: 1,055
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: 427
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: 1,377
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: 1,377
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: 1,377
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: 470
Views: 62,350
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?
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