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by 289jlc
Wed Apr 17, 2019 7:53 pm
Forum: Tech Stuff
Topic: Washer jets
Replies: 11
Views: 1411

Re: Washer jets

Andy, your diagram is correct, the Aluminium cars used self tapped screws into the aluminium bodywork to secure them. Personally I used another stainless plate 2mm thick, a copy of the plate above the gasket but thicker, I tapped the mount hols to match the screw thread and copied the centre hole fr...
by 289jlc
Thu Feb 08, 2018 9:54 pm
Forum: For Sale / Wanted
Topic: Hawk Ace body and chassis for sale
Replies: 5
Views: 2285

Re: Hawk Ace bodyshell

3rd attempt to message you, can you please pm a price, thanks Lee
by 289jlc
Sun Sep 24, 2017 7:57 am
Forum: For Sale / Wanted
Topic: Hawk 289 for sale
Replies: 14
Views: 5876

Re: Hawk 289 for sale

My view is, once you buy a mainstream car new/2nd hand it's your choice if you subtly modify small items or choose to go all out modifications on engines wheels etc. I have the same view with my kit, yes I build it to a manufacturers spec but they are trying to build for everyone yet you are persona...
by 289jlc
Sat Sep 23, 2017 5:08 pm
Forum: For Sale / Wanted
Topic: Hawk 289 for sale
Replies: 14
Views: 5876

Re: Hawk 289 for sale

Cheers Stu, Roger, not far off IVA and it got me panicking, Lee
by 289jlc
Fri Sep 22, 2017 6:13 pm
Forum: For Sale / Wanted
Topic: Hawk 289 for sale
Replies: 14
Views: 5876

Re: Hawk 289 for sale

I think I have missed something, what is the 8 point comment referring to?

Thanks Lee
by 289jlc
Wed Aug 16, 2017 7:15 pm
Forum: For Sale / Wanted
Topic: Turkey pan
Replies: 1
Views: 1342

Re: Turkey pan

Hi Morgy, do you have a figure in mind and where in West Sussex are you? Thanks Lee
by 289jlc
Thu May 19, 2016 9:33 pm
Forum: Build Information
Topic: BRA289 customized recreation
Replies: 979
Views: 511327

Re: BRA289 customized recreation

Migge, great photo of a great build. Your car looks fantastic and the period detail is a credit to you. I've enjoyed your build thread and the washer jets are a nice touch! :wink: Thanks Lee
by 289jlc
Thu Mar 03, 2016 3:52 pm
Forum: For Sale / Wanted
Topic: Original style washer jets
Replies: 7
Views: 1434

Re: Original style washer jets

Looks like a lawnmower blade! It would certainly be good at trimming your finger nails.......,,
by 289jlc
Mon Feb 29, 2016 9:17 pm
Forum: For Sale / Wanted
Topic: Original style washer jets
Replies: 7
Views: 1434

Re: Original style washer jets

I appreciate your kind comments, I still have approx 10 sets left but I have kept 2 sets as spare parts should a single part be lost. Therefore 8 sets left. I am looking at the twin fans again, the set on my car were the basis of the pattern but finding who supplies the Lucas fan motors has been a c...
by 289jlc
Sun Feb 28, 2016 10:42 pm
Forum: For Sale / Wanted
Topic: Original style washer jets
Replies: 7
Views: 1434

Original style washer jets

FOR SALE : - ORIGINAL STYLE COBRA 289 WASHER JETS, THESE ARE FAITHFUL REPRODUCTION WASHER JETS. CHROME OVER BRASS, BOTTOM PLATE IS STAINLESS, I EVEN HAD THE WORD 'TOP' PUT INTO THE BOTTOM PLATE. I HAD THESE COMMISSIONED AS THEY ARE NEAR IMPOSSIBLE TO FIND AND A SUPPLIER IN THE UK WANTED £210 A SET. ...