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by 289 Baz
Sat May 18, 2019 6:18 pm
Forum: Tech Stuff
Topic: 289 Comp dashboard issues
Replies: 1
Views: 639

Re: 289 Comp dashboard issues

I have the FiA layout and the tac is only 80 mm dia, the 5 inch tac is offset to the right on the USRRC cars.
by 289 Baz
Sat May 18, 2019 6:09 pm
Forum: General 289
Topic: Full harness belts
Replies: 9
Views: 1350

Re: Full harness belts

Would look even better withe correct design and manufacturer (Nascar style lever buckle). i have no trouble strapping in even with a roof on.
by 289 Baz
Sat May 18, 2019 6:06 pm
Forum: General 289
Topic: 215/70 tyres from Blockley
Replies: 5
Views: 931

Re: 215/70 tyres from Blockley

I'll always fit Avon CRZ66's, the price of the tyre's are far outweighed by the value of my car or the repair bill's!!!!!! why skimp on cheap tyres???? I don't think any tyre available can match the Avon's for grip and still be road legal. As for wear rate my last set lasted 9 years at about 5000 mi...
by 289 Baz
Sun May 05, 2019 8:51 pm
Forum: Tech Stuff
Topic: Brake Calipers
Replies: 9
Views: 1497

Re: Brake Calipers

If it is of any help I run a Willwood set up and can out brake a 911 turbo (which has been proved at a local roundabout). The make of caliper is not the issue. I run superlite on the front and dynalite on the rear front discs are 11.25 dia 1.25 width on the front and 10.5 dia .75 width on the rear. ...
by 289 Baz
Sun Apr 14, 2019 6:01 pm
Forum: General Cobra
Topic: SOMEONE TO FINISH MY CSX2430 REPLICA. PAYED OF COURSE.
Replies: 3
Views: 976

Re: SOMEONE TO FINISH MY CSX2430 REPLICA. PAYED OF COURSE.

You could try Thunder Road Cars. They have a long history of finishing projects for one reason or another. email shop@thunderroadcars.com
by 289 Baz
Mon Apr 08, 2019 9:35 pm
Forum: Tech Stuff
Topic: Quick lift sizes
Replies: 4
Views: 777

Re: Quick lift sizes

My quick lifts are fully functioning like all aspects of my car.
by 289 Baz
Sun Mar 10, 2019 5:35 pm
Forum: Tech Stuff
Topic: Cobra rear lights LED conversion
Replies: 38
Views: 4645

Re: Cobra rear lights LED conversion

I was part of the R&D along with Paul so I do know where they come from. I still have one set of prototype lights fitted to my car, they have since gone through two upgrades I think, one was to supply complete lighting units, another was a modification to the main board. Only then did Spiyda release...
by 289 Baz
Sun Mar 10, 2019 1:44 pm
Forum: Tech Stuff
Topic: Cobra rear lights LED conversion
Replies: 38
Views: 4645

Re: Cobra rear lights LED conversion

These lights were originally commissioned and specified by Paul Blore, he helped Spiyda develop them a couple of years ago.

Barry
by 289 Baz
Sun Jun 24, 2018 8:51 pm
Forum: Tech Stuff
Topic: Suspension Geometry & Alignment
Replies: 2
Views: 1261

Re: Suspension Geometry & Alignment

I do all my own set up, it's not hard, I don't believe in wasting money.
by 289 Baz
Sun Jun 24, 2018 8:48 pm
Forum: Tech Stuff
Topic: Pinking under load!
Replies: 26
Views: 4793

Re: Pinking under load!

Timing depends on many things, as a base line, I run mine at 40 deg max advance on standard pump fuel, it only pink's when out acceleraing a Jag 'F' type up hill 4th gear from 1500 rpm at full throttle, I have Scat all steel bottom end, high silicon forged pistons high flow GT40 heads oh yes I also ...