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Forum: Miglia Builds and discussion Yesterday, 14:51
Replies: 217
Views: 61,771
Posted By deni
I don't know if the previous owner has ever...

I don't know if the previous owner has ever changed the brake pipes, and if so, I don't know when. Even though the brake and the fuel pipes look to be in good condition, I have decided to replace...
Forum: Miglia Builds and discussion Yesterday, 14:10
Replies: 217
Views: 61,771
Posted By deni
I have added a self-aligning bearing too, to add...

I have added a self-aligning bearing too, to add extra support to the upper steering column.

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I'm not sure if it is necessary, but I am thinking of adding another self-aligning...
Forum: Miglia Builds and discussion Yesterday, 13:56
Replies: 217
Views: 61,771
Posted By deni
I have also fabricated a back plate to bolt the...

I have also fabricated a back plate to bolt the back side of the brake and clutch pedals on, and to mount the accelerator pedal.

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I've also added a stop plate for the accelerator pedal and...
Forum: Miglia Builds and discussion Yesterday, 13:41
Replies: 217
Views: 61,771
Posted By deni
7413 7414 7415 It took me a while...

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It took me a while to figure out and decide how to do this and I'm happy with the result. It is strong and sturdy, as I said before, and it is easy to remove the column and...
Forum: Miglia Builds and discussion Yesterday, 13:34
Replies: 217
Views: 61,771
Posted By deni
Hi all, A quick update. I have re-addressed...

Hi all,

A quick update. I have re-addressed my steering column attachment. I thought it could be a bit stronger than the previous one.


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Forum: Vintage and Classic Roadster Kit Car Builds Yesterday, 13:10
Replies: 238
Views: 36,391
Posted By deni
Smile Wise words regarding retirement Mr. T... ...

Wise words regarding retirement Mr. T...

Great job on the doors, they look really good. The modification is going to give the car a bit sportier look I think, and hopefully provide a more...
Forum: Sammio Builds and discussions Yesterday, 12:43
Replies: 197
Views: 60,037
Posted By deni
Hi Slarti, I agree, hand painting is the way...

Hi Slarti,

I agree, hand painting is the way forward. Paul L's experience and tips are great help, so thanks for sharing Paul. Good luck with it and I am looking forward to seeing the result.
...
Forum: Miglia Builds and discussion 9th July 2021, 23:03
Replies: 217
Views: 61,771
Posted By deni
Thanks Paul, itís been a while since I was able...

Thanks Paul, itís been a while since I was able to work on the car, but Iím finally able to get back to it, which is great.
I am glad to read that youíre planning to get back on the road and enjoy...
Forum: Miglia Builds and discussion 7th July 2021, 17:21
Replies: 217
Views: 61,771
Posted By deni
Below are the photos showing shortening of the...

Below are the photos showing shortening of the inner column shaft and grinding off the column surface to be able to lock it in place with the locking bracket.


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Forum: Miglia Builds and discussion 7th July 2021, 17:16
Replies: 217
Views: 61,771
Posted By deni
Hi all, I am finally able to continue with...

Hi all,

I am finally able to continue with my build and I hope to make some good progress in the next few weekends.
I have started to finalise the steering column installation, and I am still...
Forum: Miglia Builds and discussion 25th December 2020, 10:15
Replies: 217
Views: 61,771
Posted By deni
I wish you all a Merry Christmas and Happy New...

I wish you all a Merry Christmas and Happy New Year!
Forum: Sammio Builds and discussions 25th December 2020, 10:11
Replies: 500
Views: 100,837
Posted By deni
Merry Christmas and Happy New Year!

Merry Christmas and Happy New Year!
Forum: Vintage and Classic Roadster Kit Car Builds 27th November 2020, 10:55
Replies: 238
Views: 36,391
Posted By deni
Great news Mister Towed. I think you must be...

Great news Mister Towed. I think you must be relieved this is nearly sorted out and you can progress with the build. Looking forward to see more updates.

P.S.good luck with the treasure hunting...
Forum: Sammio Builds and discussions 18th September 2020, 09:05
Replies: 200
Views: 57,605
Posted By deni
Hi cbjroms, Which colour is registered on...

Hi cbjroms,

Which colour is registered on your V5 at the moment please?

Thank you.
Forum: Miglia Builds and discussion 31st August 2020, 10:34
Replies: 217
Views: 61,771
Posted By deni
1iTim - :icon_lol::icon_lol::icon_lol:...that's...

1iTim - :icon_lol::icon_lol::icon_lol:...that's right, one or another.

Cheers, D.
Forum: Miglia Builds and discussion 30th August 2020, 10:35
Replies: 217
Views: 61,771
Posted By deni
Hahahaha, thanks for your advice Mr T. I will...

Hahahaha, thanks for your advice Mr T. I will certainly try to avoid looking like Noddy! :smile: I am not very tall though, and I will make sure my shoulders do not stick out above the cockpit too...
Forum: Miglia Builds and discussion 30th August 2020, 10:22
Replies: 217
Views: 61,771
Posted By deni
Smile 1iTim- Thank you for letting me know so I don't...

1iTim- Thank you for letting me know so I don't get too frustrated about it :smile: I am looking forward to seeing how you are going to bond the body to the frame, so good luck with it. I also enjoy...
Forum: Miglia Builds and discussion 29th August 2020, 18:18
Replies: 217
Views: 61,771
Posted By deni
I will also modify the steering column. I have...

I will also modify the steering column. I have bought a 40cm steering shaft and UJ from CBS and another, bit shorter UJ from Canleys, to attach the column to the steering rack. This is needed as the...
Forum: Miglia Builds and discussion 29th August 2020, 17:56
Replies: 217
Views: 61,771
Posted By deni
Having the seats at the right height and position...

Having the seats at the right height and position helps with positioning the steering wheel. I have mocked up the mounting for it for now and will weld the proper mounting and bracing next time I...
Forum: Miglia Builds and discussion 29th August 2020, 17:48
Replies: 217
Views: 61,771
Posted By deni
I have also fabricated a two-piece centre section...

I have also fabricated a two-piece centre section to further improve the frame. I will probably weld the back to the frame and leave the front piece removable for easier access to the gearbox if...
Forum: Miglia Builds and discussion 29th August 2020, 17:39
Replies: 217
Views: 61,771
Posted By deni
Hi peeps, Finally had some time and...

Hi peeps,

Finally had some time and opportunity to work on the car....

I have experimented with modification of the seats in order to get the height of the back rest right. The base of the...
Forum: Miglia Builds and discussion 27th February 2020, 08:51
Replies: 349
Views: 119,464
Posted By deni
Thanks Mr.T, that makes sense now. I assumed that...

Thanks Mr.T, that makes sense now. I assumed that you had bought the uprated springs...:smile: Thanks for the links too, it is much appreciated.
Forum: Miglia Builds and discussion 25th February 2020, 17:11
Replies: 349
Views: 119,464
Posted By deni
Thanks for chipping in Mr.T, much appreciated. I...

Thanks for chipping in Mr.T, much appreciated. I hope Tim won't mind if I use his thread to ask you where did you buy 180lb Triumph springs please? I've had a look on Rimmers page, but their Spitfire...
Forum: Miglia Builds and discussion 18th February 2020, 01:11
Replies: 349
Views: 119,464
Posted By deni
[/B] Hi Tim, Can I just check please,...

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Hi Tim,

Can I just check please, you are using 300 lb springs? Are they going to be a bit stiff considering the car will be much lighter than Herald?

Thank you.
Forum: Cars and Parts for sale, swap or wanted 14th December 2019, 15:59
Replies: 12
Views: 1,567
Posted By deni
Hi Gary, Just to let you know that I have...

Hi Gary,

Just to let you know that I have received the wing mirror plinths. Thanks mate, they are great.

Cheers, Deni
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