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by Edward.21
Sun Mar 22, 2015 10:02 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: can anybody recommed a welder in somerset?
Replies: 2
Views: 1036

can anybody recommed a welder in somerset?

hi
can anybody recommend a good welder in somerset for some works to my van?
thanks in advance.
by Edward.21
Mon Apr 21, 2014 7:05 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Daily use classics, very rare now.
Replies: 58
Views: 10148

Re: Daily use classics, very rare now.

i use my travaller everyday usually about 10miles unless its sunny in which-case i take the saab convertible. the trav is in pretty shabby visual condition but the mechanicals are well serviced, she almost always manages to get me and the dogs to and from the beach, rain or shine.
by Edward.21
Mon Apr 14, 2014 10:10 pm
Forum: Do you know....?
Topic: Dizzy DIff Conundrum
Replies: 2
Views: 1269

Dizzy DIff Conundrum

good evening all I'm in the process of restoring my van and i'm just thinking about the diff, i'm not to sure what all the numbers mean :-? am i right in thinking that the vans had a lower diff ratio for pootaling around town? i'm going to be doing the odd motorway trip and id like to put a higher r...
by Edward.21
Wed Aug 21, 2013 7:05 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Traveller Speaker Position
Replies: 11
Views: 2957

Re: Traveller Speaker Position

margriff wrote:Wouldn't putting the speakers in the scuttle panels be best?

Isn't it illegal to drive with headphones while driving?

it's not illegal as such but if you get a dodgy copper they could do you with driving without due care. (i know from experiance :oops: )
by Edward.21
Sat May 04, 2013 8:43 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: may june minor matters for sale on ebay and not got my copy
Replies: 14
Views: 2272

Re: may june minor matters for sale on ebay and not got my copy

LouiseM wrote:
Robbiet9999 wrote:Mine came today. Did any one else have blank pages. 4-5 and 48-49 are blank
Mine's OK - looks like there may have been a 'glitch' at the printers. Contact the club office and I'm sure they'll send you another copy.
you want to keep hold of that, might be worth something someday.
by Edward.21
Wed Jan 23, 2013 8:21 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: morris traveller
Replies: 6
Views: 1658

Re: morris traveller

imho if you like to restore and then sell on later a factory convertable would be good as they usualy fetch a premium in the summer. good luck
by Edward.21
Tue Jan 22, 2013 8:41 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Minor Million.
Replies: 13
Views: 2952

Re: Minor Million.

i'll take a guess at £6750, anyone else?
by Edward.21
Thu Jan 17, 2013 1:00 pm
Forum: Mechanical
Topic: tappet adjustment.
Replies: 6
Views: 1392

Re: tappet adjustment.

Ok, thanks for your help
by Edward.21
Thu Jan 17, 2013 11:26 am
Forum: Mechanical
Topic: tappet adjustment.
Replies: 6
Views: 1392

Re: tappet adjustment.

ok thanks. just to be clear no1 is the one closest to the grill?
by Edward.21
Thu Jan 17, 2013 10:51 am
Forum: Mechanical
Topic: tappet adjustment.
Replies: 6
Views: 1392

tappet adjustment.

hi
i need to check the tappets on my trav, but im not sure how to do it. i understand the feeler gauge part but im not sure what the "9 rule" is.
thanks
by Edward.21
Sat Dec 22, 2012 8:58 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: indian minors for sale?
Replies: 7
Views: 3061

Re: indian minors for sale?

ok thanks it sounded a bit dodgey to me, just got me curious.
by Edward.21
Sat Dec 22, 2012 7:41 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: indian minors for sale?
Replies: 7
Views: 3061

indian minors for sale?

hi
i have been hearing that there are morris minors being built from scratch in india. i was wondering if this is true and how much would they cost? does anyone have any info?
much appreciated.
by Edward.21
Tue Sep 18, 2012 8:35 pm
Forum: Scrapyards
Topic: black 2 door bridgewater
Replies: 1
Views: 3594

black 2 door bridgewater

hi i was taking some scrap to jhonstons metals in bridgewater and noticed they had a series II two door just laying around the shell was roten but all the parts were there and it had a nice red interior. did not ask if it was for sale but i suspect it would be.
good luck
by Edward.21
Sat Aug 04, 2012 9:44 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: what colours?
Replies: 6
Views: 2004

Re: what colours?

Our library close down two months ago due to budget cuts :/ I think I've made a decision she's going to be black pearl with orange details. Unless anyone else can think of a better colour sceam?
by Edward.21
Fri Aug 03, 2012 9:58 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: what colours?
Replies: 6
Views: 2004

Re: what colours?

could not work out the pic but this colour is remarkably similar
http://www.goldstarstockists.net/live/c ... 50023.html
by Edward.21
Fri Aug 03, 2012 9:50 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: what colours?
Replies: 6
Views: 2004

Re: what colours?

it neither of those colours its more marine green. ill see if i can get a pic up.
by Edward.21
Fri Aug 03, 2012 9:03 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: what colours?
Replies: 6
Views: 2004

what colours?

hi im currently restoring a van and im not to fond of the origional colour (my father describes it as sick green) and i was wondering what i should do. will it affect the value if its not the factory colour but still an origional one such as good old trafalgar blue? or if its not the factory colour ...
by Edward.21
Sat Jul 28, 2012 5:41 pm
Forum: Mechanical
Topic: help distributer mess up
Replies: 10
Views: 1477

Re: help distributer mess up

Right I have done the timming and it works!!:) thanks for your help everyone
by Edward.21
Sat Jul 28, 2012 9:50 am
Forum: Mechanical
Topic: help distributer mess up
Replies: 10
Views: 1477

Re: help distributer mess up

Thanks John I'll have a go at 11 when I get back and see how it goes.
by Edward.21
Fri Jul 27, 2012 10:50 pm
Forum: Mechanical
Topic: help distributer mess up
Replies: 10
Views: 1477

Re: help distributer mess up

After reading it again it occurred to me that the new one has an electric thingy instead of points. ?!