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Forum: Marlin Sportster, Cabrio, Berlinetta and Roadster builds 6th July 2017, 06:43
Replies: 7
Views: 3,654
Posted By Rickard
Hi Mike, Well, then I think you have really...

Hi Mike,
Well, then I think you have really good geometri, much better then I have at the moment...

//Rickard
Forum: Marlin Sportster, Cabrio, Berlinetta and Roadster builds 29th June 2017, 15:35
Replies: 7
Views: 3,654
Posted By Rickard
Hi Mike - well, as usually - Google... "ford...

Hi Mike - well, as usually - Google... "ford cortina uprights geometry" - gives a lot of different pictures of drawings on it.

In this link you have a lot of different front hubs/uprights:
...
Forum: Marlin Sportster, Cabrio, Berlinetta and Roadster builds 28th June 2017, 09:03
Replies: 7
Views: 3,654
Posted By Rickard
Fig...

Fig 1.http://www.mgexp.com/phile/40/155345/Scrub%20Radius.gif
Fig 2.
http://images.slideplayer.com/1/5202/slides/slide_69.jpg

Hi Peter - I adding this pictures, maybe it will explain the problem...
Forum: Marlin Sportster, Cabrio, Berlinetta and Roadster builds 27th June 2017, 08:18
Replies: 7
Views: 3,654
Posted By Rickard
Different Front hubs and scrub radius

Hi everyone, I am having a little hard time for the moment - In Sweden we have to have a good geometri at the front end to get through the MOT/SFRO - and one of the rules is that scrub radius should...
Forum: Marlin Sportster, Cabrio, Berlinetta and Roadster builds 29th January 2017, 16:58
Replies: 8
Views: 3,250
Posted By Rickard
Congratulations!

Well done - yes it is going to be very interesting to hear from you how you feel and experince the "monster" :heh: :shock: :twitch:
Forum: Marlin Sportster, Cabrio, Berlinetta and Roadster builds 3rd January 2017, 15:27
Replies: 28
Views: 12,944
Posted By Rickard
Happy new year to all in this forum

Hi, I am thinking that it is best to sum up my building situation - I have been busy with helping my neighbours, so more time to think about the building situation instead...

I have made some...
Forum: Marlin Sportster, Cabrio, Berlinetta and Roadster builds 21st July 2016, 22:08
Replies: 28
Views: 12,944
Posted By Rickard
Also add in that I think second line for piston...

Also add in that I think second line for piston in front brake would be used if you have a 4-piston caliper...but I am not 100% sure...

This was a comment to the Excel file - who has been looking...
Forum: Marlin Sportster, Cabrio, Berlinetta and Roadster builds 21st July 2016, 07:20
Replies: 28
Views: 12,944
Posted By Rickard
Oops, sorry - I think I forgot to add the file -...

Oops, sorry - I think I forgot to add the file - so we try again then....
Very sorry..
And the file is not so big and advanced....but maybe it could give a clue of information - and in this state...
Forum: Marlin Sportster, Cabrio, Berlinetta and Roadster builds 18th July 2016, 07:23
Replies: 28
Views: 12,944
Posted By Rickard
Hi Morris, hmmm yes in a short moment I had that...

Hi Morris, hmmm yes in a short moment I had that solution in my mind also but I have not been measuring so much so I can say it would fit/work...

Yes - I am thinking to skip Marlin pedal box at...
Forum: Marlin Sportster, Cabrio, Berlinetta and Roadster builds 14th July 2016, 13:03
Replies: 28
Views: 12,944
Posted By Rickard
Calculation spreadsheet

Here is the Excel-file - but I put no responsibility in if it is calculated right or so, but I am curious about if it is good enough to start with...
Forum: Marlin Sportster, Cabrio, Berlinetta and Roadster builds 14th July 2016, 11:57
Replies: 28
Views: 12,944
Posted By Rickard
Well, I think I have solved my problem with brake...

Well, I think I have solved my problem with brake servo and master brake cylinder collide with inlet mainfold system - I think that I have to angle my brake pedal 90 degrees so I get my servo and...
Forum: Marlin Sportster, Cabrio, Berlinetta and Roadster builds 3rd March 2016, 04:15
Replies: 80
Views: 40,321
Posted By Rickard
No Timbo - you understood my bad english right -...

No Timbo - you understood my bad english right - for a short moment I forgot Radiator - and wrote cooler.... My mistake - but now we found out another interesting thing about your building - thanks...
Forum: Marlin Sportster, Cabrio, Berlinetta and Roadster builds 2nd March 2016, 09:14
Replies: 80
Views: 40,321
Posted By Rickard
Which cooler have you used?

Hi there, I have a question about which cooler did you use? I saw at the picture above but I cannot decide which model you picked it from...?
Forum: Marlin Sportster, Cabrio, Berlinetta and Roadster builds 4th December 2015, 13:08
Replies: 10
Views: 3,668
Posted By Rickard
I must say - it looks beautiful - very nice -...

I must say - it looks beautiful - very nice - indeed...Good work in this case!! :first: class
Forum: Marlin Sportster, Cabrio, Berlinetta and Roadster builds 1st December 2015, 08:50
Replies: 13
Views: 3,897
Posted By Rickard
Wink No - I have not found any ...yet - where did you...

No - I have not found any ...yet - where did you post it? So many different places to keep track of... Can you send a PM on this forum..?
Forum: Marlin Sportster, Cabrio, Berlinetta and Roadster builds 30th November 2015, 19:51
Replies: 28
Views: 12,944
Posted By Rickard
Well - a long summer has made some disturbing...

Well - a long summer has made some disturbing activity to the building of our Marlin but now the time is right to get back into the garage...

For those who are interested -...
Forum: Marlin Sportster, Cabrio, Berlinetta and Roadster builds 30th November 2015, 19:34
Replies: 690
Views: 185,193
Posted By Rickard
Hi, I got one of these E60/E61 servos this day...

Hi, I got one of these E60/E61 servos this day just for looking how it looked like - they are quit big - overall diameter is 250 mm/10" but it is almost the same thickness as the Metro - 150 mm
C/C...
Forum: Marlin Sportster, Cabrio, Berlinetta and Roadster builds 30th November 2015, 19:01
Replies: 13
Views: 3,897
Posted By Rickard
Chris - my measurments are left/right front -...

Chris - my measurments are left/right front - 50/51,5, rear L/R 50,7/50,4 and between mounts L/R 191/192,8 -I can understand it needs some power to squeese them in place.

I added some pictures on...
Forum: Marlin Sportster, Cabrio, Berlinetta and Roadster builds 30th November 2015, 12:47
Replies: 13
Views: 3,897
Posted By Rickard
Hi Chris, Nice to see one more E39 BMW donator in...

Hi Chris, Nice to see one more E39 BMW donator in this forum - When I tried to fit my set it was not without controlled forces to fit them right - I have not really tried the movements yet because of...
Forum: Marlin Sportster, Cabrio, Berlinetta and Roadster builds 7th May 2015, 06:06
Replies: 28
Views: 12,944
Posted By Rickard
Thanks, yes I will do that. I am very happy to...

Thanks, yes I will do that. I am very happy to know that you can provide such service. I think my biggest issues is about all the electric wiring....

//RT
Forum: Marlin Sportster, Cabrio, Berlinetta and Roadster builds 20th April 2015, 13:54
Replies: 28
Views: 12,944
Posted By Rickard
Thanks, yes I have prepared myself by investing...

Thanks, yes I have prepared myself by investing in some good labels that I can write on and also invested into Bentley´s manual of E39 - there is very good descriptions of what everything are and...
Forum: Marlin Sportster, Cabrio, Berlinetta and Roadster builds 20th April 2015, 07:45
Replies: 28
Views: 12,944
Posted By Rickard
Thank you, Yes I have secretly followed you...

Thank you,
Yes I have secretly followed you both before I selected what to build of and I can only agree what kind of problems I think I can get into - and I am very happy about how you both have...
Forum: Marlin Sportster, Cabrio, Berlinetta and Roadster builds 19th April 2015, 21:48
Replies: 28
Views: 12,944
Posted By Rickard
Thank you. //Rickard

Thank you.

//Rickard
Forum: Marlin Sportster, Cabrio, Berlinetta and Roadster builds 19th April 2015, 21:47
Replies: 28
Views: 12,944
Posted By Rickard
Thanks! - and you got it right! //Rickard

Thanks! - and you got it right!

//Rickard
Forum: Marlin Sportster, Cabrio, Berlinetta and Roadster builds 19th April 2015, 21:46
Replies: 28
Views: 12,944
Posted By Rickard
Thank you - yes, there will be a BIG heater.......

Thank you - yes, there will be a BIG heater.... :icon_mrgreen:

Yes, I have found out that - but I am thrilled about getting the rear axle from the E39 to our Marlin - I fell in love with it when I...
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