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Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 25th July 2022, 18:10
Replies: 14
Views: 562
Posted By Munky
‘You’ve got to know the rules before you can...

‘You’ve got to know the rules before you can break ‘em’ : Sonny C.

Great pics!
Forum: General Build Chat 23rd July 2022, 17:14
Replies: 13
Views: 479
Posted By Munky
Fantastic! Thank you. I have this week off...

Fantastic! Thank you.
I have this week off work, to if it’s not too hot in the garage, I’ll get on it!
:)
Forum: General Build Chat 19th July 2022, 00:43
Replies: 13
Views: 479
Posted By Munky
Thanks Lucky. I’ll have to look and see if...

Thanks Lucky.

I’ll have to look and see if I can find some locally.

I did buy a used hood for too good a price - too good in that it ended up being a mess when it arrived. And the weight!!!...
Forum: General Build Chat 18th July 2022, 14:02
Replies: 13
Views: 479
Posted By Munky
Thank you Kon for the great advice. I’ll see...

Thank you Kon for the great advice.
I’ll see what I can find on the internet for doing this.
Munky
Forum: General Build Chat 18th July 2022, 11:49
Replies: 13
Views: 479
Posted By Munky
Thanks Mr Towed. I guess it’s about time I put...

Thanks Mr Towed.
I guess it’s about time I put my ‘big boy pants on’ and give it a try.
Nothing to lose. As it stands, I would have to replace it anyway.
Thank you.
Forum: General Build Chat 17th July 2022, 16:13
Replies: 13
Views: 479
Posted By Munky
Any thoughts? Can I use GRP to fix a carbon...

Any thoughts?
Can I use GRP to fix a carbon fiber hood?
How should I fill the holes?
Thanks!
Forum: General chatter 14th July 2022, 11:54
Replies: 4
Views: 157
Posted By Munky
I think it depends on which engine is in it. ...

I think it depends on which engine is in it.
Anywhere from a claimed 9bhp to the heady heights of 29bhp.
A friend at college claimed to have turboed his to somewhere near 50bhp, but it blew up...
Forum: General chatter 14th July 2022, 01:15
Replies: 4
Views: 157
Posted By Munky
New (to me) kitcar company

Just saw this after following a link that Tribute posted on their Facebook page.

This really appeals to me - not sure what I would do with the Caterham though

https://www.burtoncar.com/
Forum: General Build Chat 12th July 2022, 01:57
Replies: 13
Views: 479
Posted By Munky
I’m going to be painting the car, so I’m not...

I’m going to be painting the car, so I’m not worried about the carbon fiber ‘look’. Just wondering how best to fix it.
Is it possible to just use GRP?
Do I drill holes at the ends of the cracks...
Forum: General Build Chat 12th July 2022, 01:55
Replies: 13
Views: 479
Posted By Munky
These are the cracks and the bonnet support.

These are the cracks and the bonnet support.
Forum: General Build Chat 12th July 2022, 01:52
Replies: 13
Views: 479
Posted By Munky
What is worse, is that there are a couple of...

What is worse, is that there are a couple of cracks in the bonnet at the front where the bonnet curves down to meet the bumper, though there is a bonnet latch mounting point behind it to help...
Forum: General Build Chat 12th July 2022, 01:48
Replies: 13
Views: 479
Posted By Munky
The car is very much a 10 footer, if not 15. ...

The car is very much a 10 footer, if not 15.

Paint is a mess, slight undisclosed accident damage and I haven’t managed to get it to start yet.

It has a carbon fiber bonnet and the prior owner...
Forum: General Build Chat 12th July 2022, 01:40
Replies: 13
Views: 479
Posted By Munky
Looking for GRP repair advice please

Really off topic, but wanted some input from our local experts please.

To try and make sense of the photo upload state, I was recently lucky enough to buy this 912. Well lucky enough until it...
Forum: General Build Chat 3rd July 2022, 17:33
Replies: 18
Views: 472
Posted By Munky
That’s fantastic - thank you for posting and...

That’s fantastic - thank you for posting and please post some more progress.

There are some truly creative people on this forum and it’s always interesting to see what you are doing. Kit car...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 3rd July 2022, 02:13
Replies: 23
Views: 4,378
Posted By Munky
Tease! Of course a new thread please. ...

Tease!

Of course a new thread please.

Also thanks for posting the link to you build. Very inspiring!
Forum: General chatter 16th June 2022, 20:34
Replies: 4
Views: 313
Posted By Munky
Not quite what I was expecting (was expecting the...

Not quite what I was expecting (was expecting the new DNA car!).

I do like the comment of ‘listing for a friend’… you can almost hear the ‘wink’ in the sentence!

Still, whether it’s to your...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 3rd June 2022, 17:43
Replies: 23
Views: 4,378
Posted By Munky
I noticed that too. Looks okay in red, but...

I noticed that too.
Looks okay in red, but amazing in black with the red roof.
The rear bumper looks a little oversized, but maybe the originals was as well?
It’s nice seeing something other...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 19th April 2022, 01:08
Replies: 2
Views: 659
Posted By Munky
Tribute 507

Anyone planning to build a Tribute 507?

Looks like it could be an interesting kit.
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 19th February 2022, 04:04
Replies: 23
Views: 4,378
Posted By Munky
These are from Tributes Facebook page.

These are from Tributes Facebook page.
Forum: Bodywork 18th December 2021, 16:18
Replies: 17
Views: 3,118
Posted By Munky
You could always try a conventional Carson top...

You could always try a conventional Carson top style, using electrical conduit and chicken wire but…
A grp version of a Carson top is covered in detail here:...
Forum: Vintage and Classic Roadster Kit Car Builds 17th December 2021, 18:36
Replies: 267
Views: 58,832
Posted By Munky
Mr T - how weird is this, was just wondering how...

Mr T - how weird is this, was just wondering how you were getting on just today!
Great to see you are still ‘plugging’ away.
Looking forward to seeing more progress in 2022!
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 14th December 2021, 18:13
Replies: 34
Views: 3,657
Posted By Munky
Seeing people all wrapped up and the leafy...

Seeing people all wrapped up and the leafy background immediately reminded me of being a kid, stood out in the middle of a field in Wales waiting for the next monster rally car to come sailing past!...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 25th November 2021, 19:13
Replies: 34
Views: 3,657
Posted By Munky
Pictures or it didn’t happen :)

Pictures or it didn’t happen :)
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 10th November 2021, 02:25
Replies: 83
Views: 10,228
Posted By Munky
Wow! Stunning - especially for GRP. You must...

Wow!

Stunning - especially for GRP. You must be stoked!
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 3rd November 2021, 01:02
Replies: 34
Views: 3,657
Posted By Munky
Excellent! I just noticed, my son picked up a...

Excellent!
I just noticed, my son picked up a Hotwheels set with a ‘200 on a trailer on the back of something like a transit van.
Probably not odd in the UK but in the US a rare find!
I’m proud...
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