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Forum: Old No.7 Builds 4th August 2019, 07:35
Replies: 320
Views: 47,739
Posted By Welshkiwi
Hi lucky, If you look further back in my thread...

Hi lucky,
If you look further back in my thread I have strengthened the fibreglass with t6 alclad panels bonded and riveted on. The hangers for the exhaust bolt to these panels and drop through a...
Forum: Old No.7 Builds 4th August 2019, 05:13
Replies: 320
Views: 47,739
Posted By Welshkiwi
Weather terrible but work must go on.

Hi guys, NZ weather is atrocious at the moment, so the garage door gets opened /closed/opened quite rapidly at the moment.
Sills are needing work as the trims we manufactured look superb, but show...
Forum: Old No.7 Builds 2nd August 2019, 03:29
Replies: 320
Views: 47,739
Posted By Welshkiwi
Thanks Belle, crisis half averted, the trims got...

Thanks Belle, crisis half averted, the trims got the welding completed so all being well should be fitted and photos by the end of the weekend.....cracking on!
Forum: Old No.7 Builds 1st August 2019, 07:52
Replies: 320
Views: 47,739
Posted By Welshkiwi
Quick update, but not the one I wanted. Trims...

Quick update, but not the one I wanted.
Trims still not welded, praying for good news tomorrow otherwise another lost weekend to get the sills sorted and on.
Brackets from Germany for the exhaust...
Forum: Old No.7 Builds 27th July 2019, 21:00
Replies: 320
Views: 47,739
Posted By Welshkiwi
Very nice LLM. This is a touch light for what I...

Very nice LLM. This is a touch light for what I am looking for, I am a big 007 fan so would have been very easy to have gone this route for me, as it is very similar the DB5 traditional colour, but...
Forum: Old No.7 Builds 27th July 2019, 18:03
Replies: 320
Views: 47,739
Posted By Welshkiwi
Thanks Belle, Good luck with the 275...

Thanks Belle,

Good luck with the 275 project, certainly good to see some movement in the development/marketing of this kit for Dan.

My colour choice is dark metallic grey. A few options looking...
Forum: Old No.7 Builds 27th July 2019, 10:04
Replies: 320
Views: 47,739
Posted By Welshkiwi
All good my end, I am hoping pictures will get a...

All good my end, I am hoping pictures will get a lot more “wholesome” and in short time! I am putting the hard yards into some nice touches, just hope they pay off.....cheers.
Forum: Old No.7 Builds 27th July 2019, 05:40
Replies: 320
Views: 47,739
Posted By Welshkiwi
Hi guys, really struggling with Flickr for some...

Hi guys, really struggling with Flickr for some reason at the mo but after half hr managed to get some photos up. Plenty of moving going on, body ready to bond, trims finishing welding this weekend...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 23rd July 2019, 07:23
Replies: 5
Views: 422
Posted By Welshkiwi
Good luck fella, will enjoy keeping an eye on...

Good luck fella, will enjoy keeping an eye on your progress. I better get my wriggle on! Be a gorgeous addition to your stable.....
Forum: Old No.7 Builds 20th July 2019, 04:26
Replies: 320
Views: 47,739
Posted By Welshkiwi
Lots of work going on

]Hi guys, been a cack load of work going on over the last few weeks and I am knackered!
The bits in work:
- Bumpers filled/sprayed and ready to vinyl wrap this week
- Exhaust resonators (ala the...
Forum: Old No.7 Builds 9th July 2019, 09:41
Replies: 320
Views: 47,739
Posted By Welshkiwi
Some photos soon, promise. Cert guy has given...

Some photos soon, promise. Cert guy has given clearance today for body structure mods that I have done. So all go to get the rear finalled and on.
Am currently working on the stainless trims,...
Forum: Old No.7 Builds 11th June 2019, 06:07
Replies: 320
Views: 47,739
Posted By Welshkiwi
A quick general update, hopefully some photos at...

A quick general update, hopefully some photos at the end of the weekend as i don’t like showing “part way” mods!

I am using galv square tube and building up the back end extension support area...
Forum: Old No.7 Builds 11th June 2019, 05:58
Replies: 385
Views: 123,566
Posted By Welshkiwi
Awesome work Kidge, and the trousers ain’t bad...

Awesome work Kidge, and the trousers ain’t bad either! Congrats on the Bronze and the activity with the car....Great to see.
Forum: Old No.7 Builds 30th May 2019, 03:45
Replies: 320
Views: 47,739
Posted By Welshkiwi
Cheers Kidge, This week a bit slower as I am...

Cheers Kidge,

This week a bit slower as I am still having issues with the positioning of the fuel filler. With the size of the tube and filler and the required bend radius I am struggling to keep...
Forum: Old No.7 Builds 26th May 2019, 06:36
Replies: 320
Views: 47,739
Posted By Welshkiwi
Fail of yesterday fading away - (slowly)

Hey guys, back at it today with a long day on the project.
More glassing on the back end so that is coming along, at least now can scarf the top surface and glass/fill where I need to.

Fuel...
Forum: Old No.7 Builds 25th May 2019, 09:27
Replies: 320
Views: 47,739
Posted By Welshkiwi
Thanks Paul L and Barber, I have slowly...

Thanks Paul L and Barber,

I have slowly regained my sense of humour and pragmatic sense during the day. Be back on it tomorrow, windscreen repair booked for Jun 13th so a bit of time focussing on...
Forum: Old No.7 Builds 25th May 2019, 04:19
Replies: 320
Views: 47,739
Posted By Welshkiwi
Angry Bleeping mother bleep, bleep, bleeper!

Well I promised to post all progress or fails, it is the turn of the fails and this is going to be cathartic for me to tell the world I am a dope and I pray that this is the last of the backwards...
Forum: Old No.7 Builds 24th May 2019, 03:21
Replies: 385
Views: 123,566
Posted By Welshkiwi
Great pictures Kidge and very jealous of what you...

Great pictures Kidge and very jealous of what you have been able to concept, achieve and enjoy.

Love the car in the ☀️!
Forum: Old No.7 Builds 24th May 2019, 03:19
Replies: 320
Views: 47,739
Posted By Welshkiwi
Hi Kidge, thanks so much for the kind words! ...

Hi Kidge, thanks so much for the kind words!
Good tips with the number plate light for trimming will look at that. The nz rear plate is a long thin one just like the uk front so I think will...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 22nd May 2019, 04:37
Replies: 11
Views: 446
Posted By Welshkiwi
Hi Hugh, 3.3 ohm resistor for each squib that...

Hi Hugh,
3.3 ohm resistor for each squib that you need to isolate. I had a Two stage airbag so needed to go across the two circuits, two resistors. Check your wires coming out and trace to work out...
Forum: Old No.7 Builds 19th May 2019, 04:57
Replies: 320
Views: 47,739
Posted By Welshkiwi
More progress - I am knackered!

Hey, been working hard in the background over the last few days.
Been working on:
- Boot extension shape and glassing
This needs a bit of fettling and material added to get it to fit nice to the...
Forum: Old No.7 Builds 15th May 2019, 07:45
Replies: 320
Views: 47,739
Posted By Welshkiwi
A few bits on the back-end fixing

Thanks Barber, can't wait for "d day"

For anyone yet to do the backend or a project and just looking at what is involved here is a bit on my decisions on fixing the backend structure. Can't...
Forum: Old No.7 Builds 14th May 2019, 08:05
Replies: 320
Views: 47,739
Posted By Welshkiwi
Tonight's mock up

Hey guys, a bit more progress mocking up the back-end and putting in lights and positions of lights etc.
Reversing light and fog need brackets made to sit vertical and number plate lights may need a...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 12th May 2019, 03:41
Replies: 26
Views: 1,385
Posted By Welshkiwi
Very jealous Geoff, something that I will never...

Very jealous Geoff, something that I will never be able to do with any car I own in NZ.......I will have to start planning a South Island road trip once active again. Your car looks stunning and...
Forum: Old No.7 Builds 12th May 2019, 03:37
Replies: 320
Views: 47,739
Posted By Welshkiwi
More progress today - backend wiring and tidying

Managed a good few hrs on the car today, primarily wiring extensions and conduit work as well as manufacturing brackets for the rear body lower arch support. It was nice to start putting bits back in...
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