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by Roger King
Wed Jul 29, 2020 10:28 am
Forum: Build Information
Topic: Let the games begin ...
Replies: 51
Views: 10112

Re: Let the games begin ...

I will, Stu - but given the car they will be going on currently looks like this, don't hold your breath...
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by Roger King
Tue Jul 28, 2020 8:36 pm
Forum: Build Information
Topic: Let the games begin ...
Replies: 51
Views: 10112

Re: Let the games begin ...

Thanks Clive, good enough for me. The price is good and they have the correct look for a 1955 car.
by Roger King
Tue Jul 28, 2020 1:57 pm
Forum: Tech Stuff
Topic: Which glue?
Replies: 2
Views: 795

Re: Which glue?

I'd get the proper trimmer's adhesive from Woolies - they have various types. I normally use AF176.
by Roger King
Tue Jul 28, 2020 10:16 am
Forum: Build Information
Topic: Let the games begin ...
Replies: 51
Views: 10112

Re: Let the games begin ...

Sounds like Ed's still using my dimensions then, so as Stu says the stock setup should work. I used Gerry's stock offerings, fine for me.
by Roger King
Tue Jul 28, 2020 9:20 am
Forum: Tech Stuff
Topic: Sidescreens and hood fitting
Replies: 18
Views: 4396

Re: Sidescreens and hood fitting

Sorry, yes, 2BA raised-head countersunk slotted screws, chrome plate on brass. Shouldn't be any Pozidriv or Phillips screws anywhere on a Cobra, except for the four Ford screws retaining the gearlever gaiter ring. All 'small' screw sizes are BA.
by Roger King
Tue Jul 28, 2020 8:49 am
Forum: Build Information
Topic: Let the games begin ...
Replies: 51
Views: 10112

Re: Let the games begin ...

Dave, you need to check the shock absorber pick-up points first. The Jag lower 'wishbone' is shortened for the Hawk application, and needs to be shortened further for the outboard disc conversion. In the original design, I had each wishbone shortened in two places to keep the lower shock absorber lo...
by Roger King
Mon Jul 27, 2020 1:27 pm
Forum: Build Information
Topic: Let the games begin ...
Replies: 51
Views: 10112

Re: Let the games begin ...

Some of the time...
by Roger King
Mon Jul 27, 2020 11:29 am
Forum: Build Information
Topic: Let the games begin ...
Replies: 51
Views: 10112

Re: Let the games begin ...

Dave Woodward wrote:
Mon Jul 27, 2020 11:15 am
Always looking for that next project though :wink:
As I found to my cost, that is a very dangerous and incredibly expensive path to take...
by Roger King
Sun Jul 26, 2020 11:18 pm
Forum: Build Information
Topic: Let the games begin ...
Replies: 51
Views: 10112

Re: Let the games begin ...

Ah - are you converting from a live axle? I assumed you were changing from the early Jag inboard discs to the later outboard.
by Roger King
Sun Jul 26, 2020 10:00 pm
Forum: Build Information
Topic: Let the games begin ...
Replies: 51
Views: 10112

Re: Let the games begin ...

I can’t answer that Dave, I’ve never seen any kits for this brake mod. When I designed it I just made up my own brackets.