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by peterc
Sun Jun 16, 2019 10:32 am
Forum: General 289
Topic: any owners near West London?
Replies: 2
Views: 46

Re: any owners near West London?

Hi Chad, There are a few members in Greater London and out towards the West but as Clive says not sure who would see your forum posting. As Clive said the National Classic meeting at Silverstone - July 26-28th is a very good way to start if you could make it. Gives you a chance to see numerous varia...
by peterc
Fri Jun 14, 2019 10:42 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: Cranleigh Classic - August
Replies: 4
Views: 146

Re: Cranleigh Classic - August

Apologies Andrew. I must confess that after I made my posting I did wonder whether it was your good self. Good to hear that you intend to come. I’m still hoping that all the guys that have attended Ian’s monthly meet will sign up and attend. I’m sure the owners of the 12 cars we had 2-3 years ago al...
by peterc
Sat Jun 08, 2019 8:30 am
Forum: For Sale / Wanted
Topic: For sale unstarted Hawk 289 Sebring
Replies: 16
Views: 915

Re: For sale unstarted Hawk 289 Sebring

Don’t spend it all on enhancing the current Modsports Cobra :wink:
Peter C
by peterc
Fri Jun 07, 2019 6:31 pm
Forum: Tech Stuff
Topic: Side Screen Ferrule Help
Replies: 10
Views: 195

Re: Side Screen Ferrule Help

You really are going for the wind in the hair. Just remember the pesky flies!
Aviator goggles ?
Peter C
by peterc
Fri Jun 07, 2019 3:18 pm
Forum: Tech Stuff
Topic: Side Screen Ferrule Help
Replies: 10
Views: 195

Re: Side Screen Ferrule Help

Si, you won’t pass an IVA test without a heater. You need to be able to demist the screen.
Peter C
by peterc
Thu Jun 06, 2019 6:47 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: Cranleigh Classic - August
Replies: 4
Views: 146

Re: Cranleigh Classic - August

Thanks John and thanks also for improving my posting about the event.
I think that makes three of us so far. Still a long way to go to exceed our previous best total of 12.
Peter C
by peterc
Thu Jun 06, 2019 6:40 pm
Forum: Tech Stuff
Topic: Side Screen Ferrule Help
Replies: 10
Views: 195

Re: Side Screen Ferrule Help

I totally agree with Stuart. You might as well put them in the correct position as it’s most likely you will use side screens some time in the future. The tyre noise from other vehicles makes motorways is a real pain so by adding the side screens it reduces the roar to an acceptable level. Using an ...
by peterc
Mon Jun 03, 2019 6:22 am
Forum: Events
Topic: Cranleigh Classic - August
Replies: 4
Views: 146

Cranleigh Classic - August

cranleigh-lions-header-950.gif Just to highlight that the Cranleigh Classic Car meeting is on 11th August at the Cranleigh Showground and the club has registered an interest in having a formal pitch. Entry is only £6 per car and all the money goes to charity. It is important that you register your ...
by peterc
Mon Jun 03, 2019 4:49 am
Forum: General Cobra
Topic: New Cobra Hardop for OEM cars
Replies: 2
Views: 168

Re: New Cobra Hardop for OEM cars

They should have kept the roof line lower to match the normal soft top shape and then put a taller pear shaped bump to cover the roll bar. Not my cup of tea.
Peter C
by peterc
Tue May 14, 2019 8:09 am
Forum: Tech Stuff
Topic: Inner tie-rod balljoint
Replies: 18
Views: 529

Re: Inner tie-rod balljoint

Karl,
As you have specified it’s the LH side on RHD cars do we assume that the RH side is better located due to the proximity of the input shaft and therefore is less likely to wear.
Peter C