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Forum: Old No.7 Builds 11th June 2019, 06:07
Replies: 303
Views: 43,410
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: 383
Views: 120,056
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: 303
Views: 43,410
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: 303
Views: 43,410
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: 303
Views: 43,410
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: 303
Views: 43,410
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: 383
Views: 120,056
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: 303
Views: 43,410
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: 374
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: 303
Views: 43,410
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: 303
Views: 43,410
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: 303
Views: 43,410
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: 1,203
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: 303
Views: 43,410
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...
Forum: Old No.7 Builds 11th May 2019, 03:04
Replies: 303
Views: 43,410
Posted By Welshkiwi
Fuel cap out and aerial changed

Hey guys, good progress over the last couple of days, and a few games of rugby watched as well so happy boy!

Back end is back off and working through structure and brackets/under stuff.
Managed...
Forum: Old No.7 Builds 9th May 2019, 04:51
Replies: 303
Views: 43,410
Posted By Welshkiwi
Hey Paul thanks for these photos, I will...

Hey Paul thanks for these photos, I will certainly look into that as it might be a good feature to supplement the look. Good news is just saw the cert guy and he is happy with filler position both...
Forum: Old No.7 Builds 8th May 2019, 05:59
Replies: 303
Views: 43,410
Posted By Welshkiwi
Hi LLM, definitely hearing you but got to be the...

Hi LLM, definitely hearing you but got to be the classic racing cap for me. The only part of the regs that I am making sure I donít step on is the chassis. I canít cut anything out with going through...
Forum: Old No.7 Builds 7th May 2019, 06:28
Replies: 303
Views: 43,410
Posted By Welshkiwi
Fuel filler - Final location

Very difficult without getting into the chassis needing being cut to accomodate - see below the only way I could get it to fit.



Thanks Molleur that looks really smart and stylish - appreciate...
Forum: Old No.7 Builds 6th May 2019, 08:15
Replies: 303
Views: 43,410
Posted By Welshkiwi
Fuel Filler

Hey guys canvassing for some thoughts on fuel filler and any issues you may have had previously with what I am thinking of.

See photos below, just about settled on a method, looking to fit the...
Forum: Old No.7 Builds 6th May 2019, 08:07
Replies: 303
Views: 43,410
Posted By Welshkiwi
Very nice LLM, very inspirational. Well worth...

Very nice LLM, very inspirational. Well worth the money for shoes like that!
Forum: Old No.7 Builds 6th May 2019, 05:36
Replies: 303
Views: 43,410
Posted By Welshkiwi
Thanks Jag, I canít do the filler flap way out, I...

Thanks Jag, I canít do the filler flap way out, I just love the look of the Aston flap, so even if I end up with it raised off the body skin for the clearance (a la cobra style) I will investigate...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 5th May 2019, 02:28
Replies: 1,429
Views: 512,936
Posted By Welshkiwi
Hope the below helps Ian, copied from my build...

Hope the below helps Ian, copied from my build thread when I bypassed my SRS.
Forum: Old No.7 Builds 5th May 2019, 02:19
Replies: 303
Views: 43,410
Posted By Welshkiwi
Long time away - No work

Hey guys, been off the grid for a while after my knee surgery and what can only be described a long dose of apathy. Trying to change that.
Latest on mine is I am hoping for on the road and certed...
Forum: Old No.7 Builds 13th March 2019, 02:34
Replies: 383
Views: 120,056
Posted By Welshkiwi
Very nice pictures Kidge, certainly the one to...

Very nice pictures Kidge, certainly the one to aspire to be like!
Great to see it out there being used and enjoyed......one day for me.....
You certainly are providing plenty of motivation to keep...
Forum: Old No.7 Builds 4th March 2019, 03:42
Replies: 303
Views: 43,410
Posted By Welshkiwi
Washer Piping complete and tested

Got the washers finished and tested - All ok and the spray pattern as fitted is good. Ran out of clips so some piping wirelocked in place until I can get more.

As you can see below fitted tie...
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