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Forum: General chatter 18th November 2021, 09:15
Replies: 20
Views: 632
Posted By NeilF355
I've seen a statement from the FBHVC (Federation...

I've seen a statement from the FBHVC (Federation of British Historic Vehicle Clubs) who have been in consultation with the DfT regarding the consultation document...
Forum: General chatter 4th November 2021, 11:03
Replies: 20
Views: 632
Posted By NeilF355
I would hope that you are right but I have always...

I would hope that you are right but I have always wondered how builders stand with replacing (tampering with?) parts post SVA/IVA or during rebody builds for example replacing IVA compliant /...
Forum: General chatter 1st November 2021, 11:07
Replies: 20
Views: 632
Posted By NeilF355
UK government consultation document, transport regulatory review - "Tackling tampering"

A new consultation document has recently been published "Future of transport regulatory review: modernising vehicle standards" ...
Forum: Dino 246 Builds and Discussion 27th October 2021, 11:52
Replies: 18
Views: 969
Posted By NeilF355
I was not aware of this and after a quick look I...

I was not aware of this and after a quick look I can't find any guidance on it, however the case I have cited was originally heard in the High Court, it then went to the Appeal court and finally to...
Forum: Dino 246 Builds and Discussion 27th October 2021, 11:33
Replies: 18
Views: 969
Posted By NeilF355
I can see your point about lost revenue and I...

I can see your point about lost revenue and I would have thought that the manufacturers legal teams would have considered this approach. However they did not base their legal action on this...
Forum: Dino 246 Builds and Discussion 26th October 2021, 13:09
Replies: 18
Views: 969
Posted By NeilF355
I believe that this “breach of copyright” claim...

I believe that this “breach of copyright” claim re the shape of the car is not tenable.

As you say Ferrari already tried this approach against Ares and it failed, even after they had the 250 GTO...
Forum: Dino 246 Builds and Discussion 19th October 2021, 09:56
Replies: 18
Views: 969
Posted By NeilF355
JH Classics are now converting Land Rover...

JH Classics are now converting Land Rover Defenders into military inspired Specials. See http://www.jhcsov.com/
Forum: Cars and Parts for sale, swap or wanted 12th June 2021, 09:24
Replies: 24
Views: 1,753
Posted By NeilF355
Rob I've PM'd you Neil

Rob
I've PM'd you
Neil
Forum: Cars and Parts for sale, swap or wanted 10th June 2021, 10:37
Replies: 24
Views: 1,753
Posted By NeilF355
That's a result :biggrin1: A friend of mine has a...

That's a result :biggrin1: A friend of mine has a set of Harrington bumpers on his 250 California replica and they are very impressive.


I've measured the distance between the bolt centres on my...
Forum: Cars and Parts for sale, swap or wanted 9th June 2021, 12:19
Replies: 24
Views: 1,753
Posted By NeilF355
Hi Rob Do your bumpers have the bumper fixings...

Hi Rob
Do your bumpers have the bumper fixings as per the attached pictures?
If they do then they are either original Ferrari Dino bumpers or the stainless steel replacements made by Harrington...
Forum: Cars and Parts for sale, swap or wanted 7th June 2021, 10:53
Replies: 24
Views: 1,753
Posted By NeilF355
Congratulations Rob, was it this car? I bought...

Congratulations Rob, was it this car?
I bought replica rear lights which are still available on ebay (see https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/402752065161 ) .They needed bulb holders but I had some Toyota...
Forum: Cars and Parts for sale, swap or wanted 23rd May 2021, 10:11
Replies: 24
Views: 1,753
Posted By NeilF355
A friend of mine spotted this one on EBay but...

A friend of mine spotted this one on EBay but there's not a lot of info and no pictures.
https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/154460524604?hash=item23f690903c:i:154460524604
Forum: Marlin Sportster, Cabrio, Berlinetta and Roadster builds 23rd March 2021, 09:49
Replies: 5
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Views: 760
Posted By NeilF355
It looks like it. This one is from the Driver and...

It looks like it. This one is from the Driver and Vehicles Standards Agency (DVSA) website and comes with a guide to it's completion....
Forum: Sammio Builds and discussions 20th February 2021, 12:05
Replies: 44
Views: 6,019
Posted By NeilF355
Did you have the V5C with you at the MOT test? ...

Did you have the V5C with you at the MOT test?
A friend of mine told me he had a similar issue, the car was green, the V5C said green, but the MOT details said red. The mot tester corrected the MOT...
Forum: General Build Chat 20th February 2021, 11:57
Replies: 21
Views: 3,240
Posted By NeilF355
I think you are correct, The court documents...

I think you are correct, The court documents https://drive.google.com/file/d/1bTbbwIerQdfzlGrZv0RIVRqZ_bPvI8eP/view state

"It is apparent from the investigation that the body of the replica car at...
Forum: Vintage and Classic Roadster Kit Car Builds 17th February 2021, 10:56
Replies: 257
Views: 41,589
Posted By NeilF355
I just bung the resin in the microwave, in a...

I just bung the resin in the microwave, in a suitable container of course!
I have found that about 10 seconds per 100g of resin warms it up nicely.
Forum: General Build Chat 16th February 2021, 10:52
Replies: 21
Views: 3,240
Posted By NeilF355
Agreed, but this is the bit that worries me - If...

Agreed, but this is the bit that worries me - If they do succeed in establishing that a car design is a "work of art" then all car designs would fall into the same category and therefore have this...
Forum: General Build Chat 16th February 2021, 10:29
Replies: 21
Views: 3,240
Posted By NeilF355
The court documents detail a couple of paragraphs...

The court documents detail a couple of paragraphs of legalese detailing how in their view JLR hold the copyright quote
"Malcom Sayer, William Lyons, William Heynes, Robert Knight and Tom Jones were...
Forum: General Build Chat 15th February 2021, 11:26
Replies: 21
Views: 3,240
Posted By NeilF355
If you examine the translation of the relevant...

If you examine the translation of the relevant court papers from the Stockholm district court here http://bit.ly/38UwvJjyou will see on page 12 that Jaguar Landrovers claim for the C type (designed...
Forum: Italian Replica builds and chat 10th January 2021, 10:42
Replies: 440
Views: 111,790
Posted By NeilF355
For sale

This looks familiar...
https://www.classic-trader.com/uk/cars/listing/ferrari/250/250-testa-rossa/1957/222434?fbclid=IwAR0DZP1WPwXcH4VlFw9bXWry-G0xYwHhhZUYp46R5z6PpcWbnPWEmD7J5p8
Forum: Italian Replica builds and chat 15th December 2020, 09:39
Replies: 8
Views: 1,249
Posted By NeilF355
Here's the link to the Historics auction site ...

Here's the link to the Historics auction site ...
Forum: Cars and Parts for sale, swap or wanted 30th October 2020, 10:06
Replies: 2
Views: 617
Posted By NeilF355
Hi Paul I've PM'd you

Hi Paul

I've PM'd you
Forum: Italian Replica builds and chat 20th July 2020, 09:33
Replies: 9
Views: 2,223
Posted By NeilF355
It will be interesting to see if Ferrari do...

It will be interesting to see if Ferrari do appeal the ruling seeing as they are using exactly the same "use it or lose it" ruling in a case over the Purosangue name of their new SUV for next year...
Forum: General chatter 7th July 2020, 09:50
Replies: 2
Views: 1,088
Posted By NeilF355
Legal ruling over Ferrari 250 GTO design

It appears that Ferrari have been taken to court and have lost their trademark to the design of the 250 GTO

Ares Design took Ferrari to the Cancellation Division of the European Union Intellectual...
Forum: Bodywork 25th June 2020, 14:36
Replies: 13
Views: 1,975
Posted By NeilF355
Hi That sounds like a lot of parcel tape! ...

Hi
That sounds like a lot of parcel tape!

Any sort of acetate film should do to stop the resin sticking.
I have a roll of pallet shrink wrap that I use, good old clingfilm will do just as well....
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