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Forum: General Build Chat 13th November 2019, 20:20
Replies: 23
Views: 437
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: 437
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: 304
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: 304
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: 588
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: 588
Posted By Mitchelkitman
I do too!

I do too!
Forum: General Build Chat 31st October 2019, 09:45
Replies: 17
Views: 588
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: 588
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: 188
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: 376
Views: 46,886
Posted By Mitchelkitman
Hey - like the mug especially!

Hey - like the mug especially!
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 20th October 2019, 15:50
Replies: 376
Views: 46,886
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: 64
Views: 3,487
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: 64
Views: 3,487
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: 189,528
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: 189,528
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: 2,262
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.
Forum: General chatter 25th August 2019, 21:42
Replies: 4
Views: 2,262
Posted By Mitchelkitman
Certainly still active at Stoneleigh Kit Car show...

Certainly still active at Stoneleigh Kit Car show in May, so I would think YES!
Forum: General Build Chat 23rd August 2019, 16:38
Replies: 11
Views: 2,502
Posted By Mitchelkitman
Is this for a headlight in a 250 SWB (ie no...

Is this for a headlight in a 250 SWB (ie no plastic additional cover) or one with an additional plastic cover eg 275 (which may bonded on, so more requirement to access bulb from rear)
Forum: General Build Chat 22nd August 2019, 20:37
Replies: 11
Views: 2,502
Posted By Mitchelkitman
Were you successful with the headlight bowls?...

Were you successful with the headlight bowls? I've only just seen the subject, so have arrived 'late to the party' It would be possible to make a GRP female mould off a plastic headlight bowl, add a...
Forum: Cars and Parts for sale, swap or wanted 22nd August 2019, 14:31
Replies: 8
Views: 564
Posted By Mitchelkitman
I like the kit quality of the DNA, but prefer the...

I like the kit quality of the DNA, but prefer the look of the 250SWB, so it wouldn't interest me (unless the price was down to silly level :shocked:) - it just looks like an MGB to my eyes :redface:
Forum: Cars and Parts for sale, swap or wanted 21st August 2019, 10:35
Replies: 8
Views: 564
Posted By Mitchelkitman
Very nice - but I'd say more like 25k

Very nice - but I'd say more like 25k
Forum: Old No.7 Builds 15th August 2019, 21:52
Replies: 0
Views: 578
Posted By Mitchelkitman
275 Available

Reading the latest issue of Complete Kit Car I see the 275 is being marketed by Classic Coachworks! :high5:
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 6th August 2019, 19:14
Replies: 376
Views: 46,886
Posted By Mitchelkitman
Oh..... What filler did you use? so we can all...

Oh..... What filler did you use? so we can all avoid it :tape2:
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 5th August 2019, 15:25
Replies: 87
Views: 5,940
Posted By Mitchelkitman
Hope it misses the boot hinges!

Hope it misses the boot hinges!
Forum: Dino 246 Builds and Discussion 17th July 2019, 12:22
Replies: 151
Views: 34,334
Posted By Mitchelkitman
What does it matter? If truth be known possibly...

What does it matter? If truth be known possibly every dino has some differences, with some minor, some major?. If you are building a replica (look-alike) it will never be the real thing, and if...
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