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Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds Yesterday, 16:48
Replies: 9
Views: 117
Posted By Mitchelkitman
I'd be inclined to go for some of the 'teardrop...

I'd be inclined to go for some of the 'teardrop shape' BMW ones, or another one that's caught my eye as being 'in period' is the Ford Mondeo Mk4 one!
Forum: General Build Chat 10th December 2019, 14:35
Replies: 4
Views: 86
Posted By Mitchelkitman
How about one of these?...

How about one of these?...
Forum: Sammio Builds and discussions 4th December 2019, 18:50
Replies: 10
Views: 948
Posted By Mitchelkitman
I guess that's one way of getting it in!...

I guess that's one way of getting it in! :icon_cry:
Forum: Dino 246 Builds and Discussion 4th December 2019, 18:46
Replies: 6
Views: 331
Posted By Mitchelkitman
Why not? it wouldn't be difficult to graft on a...

Why not? it wouldn't be difficult to graft on a 'transmission tunnel shaped' piece on to the roof -:idea: indeed the bit you cut off the panel can be used!
GRP is the ideal 'can be repaired forever'...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 1st December 2019, 12:45
Replies: 13
Views: 496
Posted By Mitchelkitman
With respect it needs different badges...

With respect it needs different badges :nono::peace:
Forum: General chatter 29th November 2019, 21:51
Replies: 1
Views: 116
Posted By Mitchelkitman
Seen today... An ogle

I saw the (rather decrepit) body of an Ogle Sx1000 today. I thought it was a Bond Equipe at first. GRP looked well beyond its best. I remember Nostalgia Cars resurrecting these cars a few years back,...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 26th November 2019, 18:46
Replies: 400
Views: 48,859
Posted By Mitchelkitman
I don't know about other posters' comments, re...

I don't know about other posters' comments, re magnets, but mine was meant in jest. I'm not saying it can't be done, but I wouldn't want to rely on it. Thinking laterally,,,,, someone suggested...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 25th November 2019, 19:21
Replies: 400
Views: 48,859
Posted By Mitchelkitman
Very strong magnets! :icon_biggrin:

Very strong magnets! :icon_biggrin:
Forum: Old No.7 Builds 21st November 2019, 11:15
Replies: 76
Views: 5,063
Posted By Mitchelkitman
I've not used 2 pack floor paint - indeed in my...

I've not used 2 pack floor paint - indeed in my current garage I have no floor paint:sad:
In my previous garage I put down single-pack floor paint (first coat thinned with white spirit), and it...
Forum: General Build Chat 13th November 2019, 20:20
Replies: 23
Views: 617
Posted By Mitchelkitman
Indeed - As I said above, it will be the opinion...

Indeed - As I said above, it will be the opinion of the SVA inspector. Could go either way. just because we might think the structure is substantial doesn't mean the inspector will. I know someone...
Forum: General Build Chat 13th November 2019, 12:25
Replies: 23
Views: 617
Posted By Mitchelkitman
I suspect this method would put the builder...

I suspect this method would put the builder entirely at the mercy of the IVA tester - whether in his/her opinion the reinforcement 'replaced' the removed parts. There would be little the builder...
Forum: Italian Replica builds and chat 9th November 2019, 22:48
Replies: 10
Views: 392
Posted By Mitchelkitman
I suspect there is 'paperwork' and the only way...

I suspect there is 'paperwork' and the only way (I say that tentatively, because they may change their answer after the event) is to ask DVLA what to do. As an 'indicator' of 'other paperwork' we may...
Forum: Italian Replica builds and chat 9th November 2019, 21:59
Replies: 10
Views: 392
Posted By Mitchelkitman
It could be physically possible, but the...

It could be physically possible, but the legalities are another matter :eusa_naughty:
Forum: General Build Chat 2nd November 2019, 10:05
Replies: 17
Views: 692
Posted By Mitchelkitman
Just to lighten the mood :eusa_dance: Maybe...

Just to lighten the mood :eusa_dance:
Maybe some decals like the ones on my bike would do the trick(I hope it's visible in the photos)?
Forum: General Build Chat 31st October 2019, 21:38
Replies: 17
Views: 692
Posted By Mitchelkitman
I do too!

I do too!
Forum: General Build Chat 31st October 2019, 09:45
Replies: 17
Views: 692
Posted By Mitchelkitman
It would seem prudent for builders to avoid using...

It would seem prudent for builders to avoid using F badges if they want to keep the manufacturers (of the kits) in business - taking (dare I say) a selfish view just to make their own car 'look...
Forum: General Build Chat 30th October 2019, 16:16
Replies: 17
Views: 692
Posted By Mitchelkitman
What happened to ready to crush thread

Maybe a political 'hot potato', but what happened to the thread from yesterday?
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 26th October 2019, 14:35
Replies: 2
Views: 226
Posted By Mitchelkitman
How important is 'originality' to you/us?

I was looking at genuine Ferrari parts online a few days ago - some staggering prices for what were/are often Fiat parts eg side repeaters 150 (without bulbs!)
So is a 'period looking' part...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 21st October 2019, 22:12
Replies: 400
Views: 48,859
Posted By Mitchelkitman
Hey - like the mug especially!

Hey - like the mug especially!
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 20th October 2019, 15:50
Replies: 400
Views: 48,859
Posted By Mitchelkitman
Could you use some electrical 'choc block'...

Could you use some electrical 'choc block' connectors? I've used these to successfully connect door lock rods.
Forum: Old No.7 Builds 11th October 2019, 23:08
Replies: 76
Views: 5,063
Posted By Mitchelkitman
Thanks for making that clear - I had a vision of...

Thanks for making that clear - I had a vision of having to reach 'down a rabbit hole' and avoid dropping the cap into the void :neutral: . Knowing the filler doesn't need to be altered is (to me)...
Forum: Old No.7 Builds 9th October 2019, 22:21
Replies: 76
Views: 5,063
Posted By Mitchelkitman
Has the original pipe or opening been modified at...

Has the original pipe or opening been modified at all, or is the filler cap easy to remove/replace in its original position without any changes?
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 7th October 2019, 20:46
Replies: 645
Views: 191,082
Posted By Mitchelkitman
Thanks guys. A mine of information to err........

Thanks guys. A mine of information to err..... inform my mind!:high5:
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 7th October 2019, 19:11
Replies: 645
Views: 191,082
Posted By Mitchelkitman
:help:The Ericholm 250SWB build thread is...

:help:The Ericholm 250SWB build thread is excellent, and a great source of info... Can someone direct me towards any photos showing how the mini door handles were 'linked' to the existing handle...
Forum: General chatter 26th August 2019, 22:08
Replies: 4
Views: 2,339
Posted By Mitchelkitman
I'm a Rickman owner (though not a club member...

I'm a Rickman owner (though not a club member :redface:). Too many kitcars, too many clubs. Do you have a specific problem with a Rickman? I'll try to help.
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