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looking good michael, wish i was making as much progress with mine, but i'm still cutting out rotten bits :( everything from the floor pan out on the passenger side is just a jumble of rusted patches welded over more rusted patches. its so bad i can't even recognise some of the parts i need from ESM...
i have a friend who is an engineer with his own outfit, he has a pretty good milling machine, laith and everything else you'd expect to find in a decent workshop, and has done some serious precision work in his time, i reakon he could mill out the holes no problem, but can you get stronger studs and...
hi all, how would i go about converting the minor hubs to 100 pcd. (my front arches are 2" wider and the rear are 2.5" so standard wheels are lost in them.) i think this is the closest to the original and was wondering if there was much work involved in removing the studs, drilling the holes out and...
hi all, I removed the kick plate and discovered a whole mash of rust, rot, and dodgy patching, i have already purchased a new sill and boxing panel, but it looks like i need a boxing panel extension, the bit under the sill, the bit between the sill and floor, and the main bit the boxing panel is wel...
- Tue Aug 23, 2011 7:42 pm
- Forum: Mechanical
- Topic: fitting disk breaks nd different axle?
- Replies: 4
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hi all, am thinking of fitting disk breaks to the front of my morris minor, but rather than pay big money for a kit, i was wondering if there are any other cars that i could use the front hubs and back axle from. preferrably something that has a decent choice of alloy wheels, and as little work as p...
- Fri Aug 05, 2011 7:47 pm
- Forum: General Discussion
- Topic: Brittain minors built in Dublin
- Replies: 7
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hi all, i bought an old scrapper for parts, but a local member of the MMOC pointed out that it was built in Dublin by G A Brittain, the car is probably too far gone to save but i would still like to find out more about, does anyone have any information on Dublin built cars?
- Mon Aug 01, 2011 6:01 am
- Forum: Bodywork
- Topic: how to rig up a boot release cable?
- Replies: 25
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You've got serious holes in the sills - and you are worrying about the boot handle? Oh dear..... :roll: i know, but while i'm waiting for the rest of the replacement panels i thought this would keep me occupied. besides my welding is a tad rusty so this will give me a bit of practice. as for doing ...