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Forum: Sammio Builds and discussions 12th February 2021, 13:32
Replies: 86
Views: 7,990
Posted By swifty
Hi Kuba Just had a quick read through your...

Hi Kuba

Just had a quick read through your thread and it brings back some happy memories all be it a few years ago, loads of ideas and stuff to buy ohh happy days.

Keep on posting with plenty...
Forum: General chatter 12th February 2021, 13:23
Replies: 2
Views: 617
Posted By swifty
It goes back to the day when racing drivers were...

It goes back to the day when racing drivers were hero's dicing with death, maybe too often though.

It’s good to hear see some of the old boys reliving their racing past.
Forum: General chatter 11th February 2021, 13:57
Replies: 2
Views: 617
Posted By swifty
Interesting film developing the brake discs on Jaguar's

Thought this may be of interest https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OVnyRa79EA0

Happy watching.
Forum: Formosa Builds, Ideas and Discussion 6th December 2020, 18:22
Replies: 25
Views: 8,851
Posted By swifty
Thumbs up Where have i been.....just been reading through...

Where have i been.....just been reading through this thread and checking out your web site Gary, the quality of the shell looks spot on and the price i would think is appealing to many DIY’s out...
Forum: Vintage and Classic Roadster Kit Car Builds 15th November 2020, 11:38
Replies: 257
Views: 41,688
Posted By swifty
Ive been missing in action for a while on here...

Ive been missing in action for a while on here and had wondered how your outlaw build was going Mr T, its good see you are making good progress. Are you going down the rebody route for registration?...
Forum: Cars and Parts for sale, swap or wanted 31st October 2020, 13:18
Replies: 0
Views: 554
Posted By swifty
Spyder 550 Wanted

Looking for a shell or part finished porsche spyder 550 replica, any condition. Pm me with info, can travel and transport myself.
Forum: Sammio Builds and discussions 5th December 2018, 21:07
Replies: 200
Views: 61,019
Posted By swifty
Not sure if you have finished the screen mounting...

Not sure if you have finished the screen mounting but if you go to my build swifty navigator page 21 you will see how I approached the screen.
Forum: Sammio Builds and discussions 5th December 2018, 20:56
Replies: 7
Views: 3,383
Posted By swifty
For what it's worth I would find second hand...

For what it's worth I would find second hand Smith gauges which have an already patina look but I suppose it depends on what you want the overall look to be, I went down the second road apart from...
Forum: Miglia Builds and discussion 5th December 2018, 20:48
Replies: 114
Views: 33,800
Posted By swifty
Dave one thing I've learnt there is always people...

Dave one thing I've learnt there is always people out there that will drag down any good in life.

Don't sell your car for less than it's worth, as it's been said on this thread already hang in...
Forum: Sammio Builds and discussions 8th August 2018, 08:25
Replies: 503
Views: 105,510
Posted By swifty
Love the video Paul and that guys reaction is...

Love the video Paul and that guys reaction is priceless.
Forum: Sammio Builds and discussions 1st September 2017, 22:18
Replies: 26
Views: 6,233
Posted By swifty
Good luck with the sale MrT watching this one...

Good luck with the sale MrT watching this one with interest.

Have you placed an add else were.
Forum: Sammio Builds and discussions 29th August 2017, 18:40
Replies: 3,355
Views: 656,747
Posted By swifty
Bought a similar polisher from tool station and...

Bought a similar polisher from tool station and can vouch it works a treat.
Forum: Sammio Builds and discussions 29th August 2017, 18:37
Replies: 845
Views: 198,953
Posted By swifty
Like it, the scoop looks more in keeping with the...

Like it, the scoop looks more in keeping with the overall looks.
Forum: Sammio Builds and discussions 27th August 2017, 19:39
Replies: 829
Views: 222,438
Posted By swifty
This year ive been out driving the car getting...

This year ive been out driving the car getting used to its handling and finding its limits which can be sudden giving the odd squeaky backside but its alot of fun and still draws the attention where...
Forum: Sammio Builds and discussions 27th August 2017, 19:18
Replies: 3,355
Views: 656,747
Posted By swifty
Its been a wile since i last checked the forum...

Its been a wile since i last checked the forum out and you have been busy Paul, its amazing how different the car looks with a coat of paint.

You are on the final leg and its looking good, keep...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 16th July 2017, 23:24
Replies: 27
Views: 4,371
Posted By swifty
Try pinshape.com there's free files to download...

Try pinshape.com there's free files to download and some you have to pay for, used these at work when setting printers up or as previously mentioned solidworks is a good cad software to design your...
Forum: Sammio Builds and discussions 16th July 2017, 21:43
Replies: 4
Views: 2,279
Posted By swifty
Had not realised they were still available new so...

Had not realised they were still available new so all depends on how much a new one is.
As for my plans not 100% sure at the moment, will probably see how it goes, that is if I go ahead with the...
Forum: Sammio Builds and discussions 15th July 2017, 21:09
Replies: 4
Views: 2,279
Posted By swifty
No damage to my car I'm thinking of remodelling...

No damage to my car I'm thinking of remodelling the front end slightly but want to keep the original.
Forum: Sammio Builds and discussions 15th July 2017, 12:58
Replies: 4
Views: 2,279
Posted By swifty
Sammio Front End

Does any one happen to have a bonnet off a Sammio or ribble that is surplus to requirements if so pm me.
Forum: Sammio Builds and discussions 30th May 2017, 17:21
Replies: 561
Views: 110,582
Posted By swifty
What size triumph are the carbs off. Did you...

What size triumph are the carbs off.

Did you fit different size jets in each carb, I've read in a bike set up for example #125, #120, #125 main jet on a triple set up.
Forum: Sammio Builds and discussions 29th May 2017, 17:21
Replies: 561
Views: 110,582
Posted By swifty
Phil are the carbs you've fitted mikuni. I've...

Phil are the carbs you've fitted mikuni. I've been looking at both mikuni and Keihin's but can't find any info or formula's to work out the correct size for a 2.0 litre. Was hoping to buy second hand...
Forum: Sammio Builds and discussions 23rd May 2017, 21:16
Replies: 3,355
Views: 656,747
Posted By swifty
Keep plugging away Paul you will reach a finish...

Keep plugging away Paul you will reach a finish you are happy with and at the end of the day it's your car/creation which no matter what will put a smile on both your face and countless others.
Forum: Sammio Builds and discussions 20th May 2017, 14:56
Replies: 3,355
Views: 656,747
Posted By swifty
Paul space them as far apart as possible, give...

Paul space them as far apart as possible, give them a worn patina look then with a splash of paint they will match the look your after.

Good luck matey.
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 20th May 2017, 14:43
Replies: 39
Views: 9,060
Posted By swifty
I think that it's not an issue for problems to be...

I think that it's not an issue for problems to be discussed on the forum it's this type of feed back that a business requires to move forward albeit that printed words can sometimes come across a...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 20th May 2017, 14:10
Replies: 55
Views: 11,182
Posted By swifty
The interior looks spot on, imho this has to be a...

The interior looks spot on, imho this has to be a must for any build to add the finishing touch.

Like the video.
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