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by clive
Wed Apr 08, 2020 3:54 pm
Forum: General 289
Topic: Old 289 x-ray type logo
Replies: 3
Views: 47

Re: Old 289 x-ray type logo

My pleasure. :D
by clive
Wed Apr 08, 2020 1:29 pm
Forum: General 289
Topic: Old 289 x-ray type logo
Replies: 3
Views: 47

Re: Old 289 x-ray type logo

Image
by clive
Wed Apr 08, 2020 12:07 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: LeMans Classic
Replies: 11
Views: 1467

Re: LeMans Classic

Well folks, it looks like the Le Mans Classic is the latest to be cancelled.

https://www.lemansclassic.com/language/en/home/
by clive
Tue Apr 07, 2020 1:48 pm
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: My Cobra story
Replies: 8
Views: 233

Re: My Cobra story

Great post Peter. I never realised you were a Boy Racer back in the day! No wonder why Jan hated it! :lol:
by clive
Sun Apr 05, 2020 6:47 pm
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: Covid 19
Replies: 33
Views: 810

Re: Covid 19

Do as I say, not what I do!

Scotland's chief medical officer has been given a warning by the police after failing to take her own advice and travelling to her second home!

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-scotland-52171694
by clive
Sun Apr 05, 2020 6:37 pm
Forum: Tech Stuff
Topic: Electronic Speedo Calibration
Replies: 2
Views: 86

Re: Electronic Speedo Calibration

These are my calculations. 1 mile = 1760 yards = 63,360 inches Tyre circumference = 83" Speedo drive = 3/4 rev per 1 rev of wheel 63,360" divided by 83" multiplied by 0.75 = (number of speedo revs per mile) = 572.53 revs/mile. Calibration number = Cable turns / unit distance x no. of pulses / sender...
by clive
Sat Apr 04, 2020 6:57 pm
Forum: Tech Stuff
Topic: Bonnet/boot seal
Replies: 10
Views: 198

Re: Bonnet/boot seal

I never speed Allan!
A68 is the best route south. Quiet with great bends and straights. It seems that sat navs take all traffic down the A1 or M74 these days.
by clive
Sat Apr 04, 2020 1:59 am
Forum: Tech Stuff
Topic: Bonnet/boot seal
Replies: 10
Views: 198

Re: Bonnet/boot seal

I try not to overfill the tank and most spills happen if there is fuel left in the nozzle when I start filling. I do however brim the tank on my trip to and from Silverstone so I can do the 220 miles from home to Scotch Corner in one go as there are very few petrol stations on the route through the ...
by clive
Fri Apr 03, 2020 7:00 pm
Forum: Tech Stuff
Topic: Bonnet/boot seal
Replies: 10
Views: 198

Re: Bonnet/boot seal

The only problem I encountered from the standard foam sealing tape is when I over fill the petrol tank and fuel runs down to the top of the boot lid and dissolves the adhesive.
by clive
Fri Apr 03, 2020 9:24 am
Forum: Tech Stuff
Topic: Hawk fuel Tank Threads?
Replies: 6
Views: 1149

Re: Hawk fuel Tank Threads?

Could this be the cause of the petrol smell in our boots???