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by Slowjoe
Wed Jun 10, 2020 9:28 pm
Forum: General 289
Topic: A newbie saying hello...
Replies: 11
Views: 634

Re: A newbie saying hello...

<t>Hello Howard,I might have something you might be interested in.Its a Hawk 289 registered car.It was IVA'd two years ago age related plate.Anyway for the past two years I have been taking flying lessons and am thinking of purchasing a microlight aircraft so will need to sell the car.About the car ...
by Slowjoe
Thu Jun 04, 2020 9:44 pm
Forum: For Sale / Wanted
Topic: Parts wanted for IVA test
Replies: 8
Views: 339

Re: Parts wanted for IVA test

I believe the car can be tested without a windscreen?
by Slowjoe
Thu Nov 07, 2019 12:02 pm
Forum: Build Information
Topic: Statutory plate
Replies: 15
Views: 6225

Re: Statutory plate

The examiner phoned Jerry for my axle weights for the car.Axle 1 600 kg axle2 600 kg
by Slowjoe
Thu Aug 15, 2019 4:23 pm
Forum: Tech Stuff
Topic: Prop shaft speedo induction sender on jag rear end
Replies: 8
Views: 4655

Re: Prop shaft speedo induction sender on jag rear end

I've been having the same problem with the speedo.Worked ok at slow speed but all over the place over 50.I had used the prop shaft bolts to make 4 pickup fans so have removed 2 of them and recalibrated,been out today and worked a treat.One of the problems before is the odometer shot up from 700 to 3...
by Slowjoe
Thu Sep 06, 2018 4:10 pm
Forum: Tech Stuff
Topic: MGB donor car
Replies: 8
Views: 2655

Re: MGB donor car

Taking the donor car to bits was the best part for me.Turning dirty horrible axle and suspension parts into nearly new gives a real sense of satisfaction.
by Slowjoe
Thu Sep 06, 2018 3:18 pm
Forum: Tech Stuff
Topic: Indicator arm
Replies: 19
Views: 5739

Re: Indicator arm

]Hi I bought Gerrys indicator 10 years ago but never fitted it,still in the box although it is a bit scruffy.The horn button is part of the indicator,It is for sale if your interested.
by Slowjoe
Wed Sep 05, 2018 9:42 pm
Forum: Tech Stuff
Topic: MGB donor car
Replies: 8
Views: 2655

Re: MGB donor car

Hi I used a 1970 mgb donor it had the wire wheel axle and also the early steering rack,hope that helps
by Slowjoe
Wed Sep 05, 2018 7:40 pm
Forum: Build Information
Topic: Side screen
Replies: 9
Views: 5952

Re: Side screen

Hi just an update about side screens.I fitted them this morning and realised why they need trimming and not just a case of a bit rubber on the bottom.Well I phoned monsoon as suggested by Stu, unfortunately the chap that does the trimming has retired and they no longer do this service but gave me a ...
by Slowjoe
Sun Sep 02, 2018 10:35 pm
Forum: Build Information
Topic: Side screen
Replies: 9
Views: 5952

Re: Side screen

Hi Stu,thanks for the reply.Could you tell me if the screens would have the sliding window channel fitted as well?Also a cheeky one approx how much Thanks Joe
by Slowjoe
Sun Sep 02, 2018 12:47 pm
Forum: Build Information
Topic: Side screen
Replies: 9
Views: 5952

Side screen

I have searched the forum for advice about what rubber seal to get for the bottom of the frame and also the sliding window channel without success, any help would be appreciated.Thanks in advance.Joe