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by peterc
Sun Jun 07, 2020 8:06 pm
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: Forum Login
Replies: 30
Views: 1117

Re: Forum Login

Hi Clive,
Yes, it took me three attempts to connect tonight. I kept thinking I was mis typing my password.
I was using my iPad.
Peter C
by peterc
Sun Jun 07, 2020 8:01 pm
Forum: Tech Stuff
Topic: Scoop grill
Replies: 2
Views: 203

Re: Scoop grill

Better left in raw Ali as they would never have bothered to paint originally.
Peter C
by peterc
Sun Jun 07, 2020 5:51 pm
Forum: Tech Stuff
Topic: Spark plugs
Replies: 8
Views: 367

Spark plugs

Having recently enhanced my Rover engine I have read that I should be using BPR6ES plugs e.g. with a built in resister and not the standard BP6ES I have been using for years. Although I run carbon cord leads which are meant to be self suppressing it apparently is still an advantage to use the R type...
by peterc
Fri Jun 05, 2020 6:43 pm
Forum: General 289
Topic: Painter recommendations, Essex?
Replies: 6
Views: 345

Re: Painter recommendations, Essex?

Sorry wrong post
by peterc
Sat May 30, 2020 7:37 pm
Forum: General 289
Topic: A newbie saying hello...
Replies: 11
Views: 661

Re: A newbie saying hello...

From an engineering point of view I enjoyed a trip round the Morgan factory. To see and appreciate the hand built nature of their product. I confess whilst I like both marques it would be the Aston that wins the debate on practicality. DB9 very nice, just reading an article on the DBR9 the racing ve...
by peterc
Sat May 30, 2020 2:17 pm
Forum: Tech Stuff
Topic: FIA owners: tyres
Replies: 4
Views: 350

Re: FIA owners: tyres

Are the other side of the tyres plain e.g. no white raised letters. Then you could choose to have the ‘Galaxy’ on the inside, out of sight.
Peter C
by peterc
Sat May 30, 2020 11:25 am
Forum: General Cobra
Topic: Well, that didn't fit
Replies: 316
Views: 126114

Re: Well, that didn't fit

Very nice.
It will be interesting to see what shape of spray you will get behind your car in the wet.
Whether it enhances the vortex effect with more air coming out of the arch.
Peter C
by peterc
Fri May 29, 2020 9:35 pm
Forum: Tech Stuff
Topic: MX5 seat fitment
Replies: 5
Views: 292

Re: MX5 seat fitment

Fitting the seats always involves trying to miss the chassis. My bolts are tucked up tight into the corner between the floor and chassis tube.
Peter C
by peterc
Fri May 29, 2020 9:27 pm
Forum: General 289
Topic: A newbie saying hello...
Replies: 11
Views: 661

Re: A newbie saying hello...

Welcome to the 289 forum. I think you will find we are a fairly amiable bunch and have a range of expertise - from nothing to real expert. There’s never a silly question if you need to ask then ask away. 289’s do come up for sale occasionally but I suspect you will need to be patient. Best of luck i...
by peterc
Thu May 28, 2020 7:42 pm
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: How to post pictures
Replies: 5
Views: 311

Re: How to post pictures

I think that there is a limit on file size. 500k ?
Peter C