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Forum: Formosa Builds, Ideas and Discussion 19th November 2019, 07:12
Replies: 4
Views: 770
Posted By Mister Towed
Good news, Gary, glad to hear business is going...

Good news, Gary, glad to hear business is going well for you.

Don't forget that you're selling a very desirable product and some highly valuable skills. For customers looking for the experience...
Forum: General Build Chat 13th November 2019, 18:32
Replies: 23
Views: 583
Posted By Mister Towed
Sorry, couldn't find a link to that Barchetta/356...

Sorry, couldn't find a link to that Barchetta/356 for sale anywhere.

I've never needed an IVA so hadn't really looked at the implications, but I just spent ten minutes looking for the bit about...
Forum: General Build Chat 13th November 2019, 07:19
Replies: 23
Views: 583
Posted By Mister Towed
The wheelbase is 5" too long so it might look a...

The wheelbase is 5" too long so it might look a little odd and it'll probably need IVA, but otherwise, I can't see an issue with it.

It's just the same donor + kit formula that's been used for...
Forum: Sammio Builds and discussions 7th November 2019, 19:48
Replies: 169
Views: 40,046
Posted By Mister Towed
I used bonnet pins on top to pull the bonnet down...

I used bonnet pins on top to pull the bonnet down and level it, worked a treat.

Good to see another spyder nearing completion, btw :)
Forum: Miglia Builds and discussion 2nd November 2019, 09:37
Replies: 28
Views: 4,773
Posted By Mister Towed
No mention of kit prices or availability, but...

No mention of kit prices or availability, but their website is still up -

https://www.corsaspyder.com/
Forum: Miglia Builds and discussion 1st November 2019, 19:42
Replies: 28
Views: 4,773
Posted By Mister Towed
Hmm, didn't realise it needed the chassis...

Hmm, didn't realise it needed the chassis lengthening.
Forum: Miglia Builds and discussion 1st November 2019, 09:04
Replies: 28
Views: 4,773
Posted By Mister Towed
Good question, what kit is it? As for the...

Good question, what kit is it?

As for the modifications, as LL says above, if you change the wheelbase by shortening or lengthening the chassis then it definitely needs an IVA, which at best...
Forum: Vintage and Classic Roadster Kit Car Builds 27th October 2019, 17:32
Replies: 366
Views: 70,510
Posted By Mister Towed
It was nice to meet you at Stoneleigh today. ...

It was nice to meet you at Stoneleigh today. Your car looks even better 'in the metal' than it does in pictures, it's a lovely colour and has some very nice finishing touches. It deservedly...
Forum: Cars and Parts for sale, swap or wanted 23rd October 2019, 17:05
Replies: 1
Views: 624
Posted By Mister Towed
Mine arrived yesterday and it's great quality,...

Mine arrived yesterday and it's great quality, really strong construction and looks fantastic. I need to get on with my Speedster now so I can show it off.

Lancelot Link has also listed them on...
Forum: Vintage and Classic Roadster Kit Car Builds 20th October 2019, 11:13
Replies: 64
Views: 10,586
Posted By Mister Towed
Hi Paul, thanks for sharing that, I'm always...

Hi Paul, thanks for sharing that, I'm always looking to pinch ideas from pro builders :)

That car isn't my favourite outlaw as it's a little overdone imho. I much prefer the silver Coupe with...
Forum: Sammio Builds and discussions 13th October 2019, 08:08
Replies: 88
Views: 11,698
Posted By Mister Towed
Result! Love that back end, very MGA.

Result! Love that back end, very MGA.
Forum: Formosa Builds, Ideas and Discussion 4th October 2019, 08:24
Replies: 58
Views: 9,340
Posted By Mister Towed
Looking very nice and what a great colour choice....

Looking very nice and what a great colour choice. :)
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 3rd October 2019, 12:44
Replies: 4
Views: 380
Posted By Mister Towed
Nice, might drop in and take a look. ...

Nice, might drop in and take a look.

https://angliacarauctions.co.uk/classic/saturday-2nd-november-2019/1999-swb-z3/
Forum: Sammio Builds and discussions 1st October 2019, 07:04
Replies: 88
Views: 11,698
Posted By Mister Towed
Looks very nice in black. Should find a buyer at...

Looks very nice in black. Should find a buyer at that price.
Forum: Miglia Builds and discussion 26th September 2019, 10:50
Replies: 197
Views: 32,380
Posted By Mister Towed
Hi Deni. You're right about height...

Hi Deni.

You're right about height adjustment on the GAZ shocks - wind the adjustable spring-seat down the shock to lower the ride height and wind it up the shock to raise it.

As for spring...
Forum: Sammio Builds and discussions 23rd September 2019, 22:10
Replies: 88
Views: 11,698
Posted By Mister Towed
Nothing to do with me but watching with...

Nothing to do with me but watching with interest...

https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/Lancia-D24-Inspired-Car-Build/183966233761?hash=item2ad53df4a1:g:jGUAAOSw9ltdh6wl
Forum: Vintage and Classic Roadster Kit Car Builds 17th September 2019, 07:48
Replies: 5
Views: 521
Posted By Mister Towed
What a great looking car, and so much more subtle...

What a great looking car, and so much more subtle and elegant than those fake snakes.
Forum: Old No.7 Builds 16th September 2019, 07:27
Replies: 348
Views: 57,587
Posted By Mister Towed
Love the work you're doing. When the car's...

Love the work you're doing. When the car's finished, if anyone starts studying the detail of the exhaust hangers (which look perfectly matched to the period to me, btw) then they've clearly got...
Forum: Miglia Builds and discussion 11th September 2019, 21:11
Replies: 197
Views: 32,380
Posted By Mister Towed
Hi Deni, that clutch hose looks very much like...

Hi Deni, that clutch hose looks very much like one from an MG Midget -
...
Forum: Dino 246 Builds and Discussion 10th September 2019, 07:21
Replies: 189
Views: 52,630
Posted By Mister Towed
Audi V6 would seem to be the simplest and...

Audi V6 would seem to be the simplest and cheapest solution. Would also be suitably (too?) powerful and sound right with a custom exhaust.

As for the looks, it's just an ugly plastic cover...
Forum: Sammio Builds and discussions 6th September 2019, 06:59
Replies: 157
Views: 42,402
Posted By Mister Towed
Hi Slarti, nice to hear that you're still working...

Hi Slarti, nice to hear that you're still working on your Spyder.

I'll be at the Revival Friday and Saturday in 'Iris' (my light blue Midget) so I'll keep an eye out for you.

I found the...
Forum: Sammio Builds and discussions 2nd September 2019, 07:10
Replies: 447
Views: 53,326
Posted By Mister Towed
It'll be a very sad day if you have to part with...

It'll be a very sad day if you have to part with your car, but needs must and family has to come first. Good luck and I hope work picks up for you.
Forum: Vintage and Classic Roadster Kit Car Builds 25th August 2019, 08:26
Replies: 223
Views: 18,163
Posted By Mister Towed
This is interesting, Micky, and highlights the...

This is interesting, Micky, and highlights the problems that can occur when the law is ambiguous.

Nothing in these Regulations shall require any lamp or reflector to be fitted between sunrise...
Forum: Vintage and Classic Roadster Kit Car Builds 23rd August 2019, 19:01
Replies: 223
Views: 18,163
Posted By Mister Towed
Sorry for kicking the backside out of that...

Sorry for kicking the backside out of that debate, trouble is, when I was a plod I really liked laws that were clear - If person A does this to person B then person A is guilty of this offence. ...
Forum: Vintage and Classic Roadster Kit Car Builds 22nd August 2019, 14:29
Replies: 223
Views: 18,163
Posted By Mister Towed
Okay, that looks pretty clear - no front and rear...

Okay, that looks pretty clear - no front and rear position lamps = no need to have headlights.

Now, if you can just point me to the paragraph that shows an exemption from front and rear position...
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