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by stuupnorth
Tue Jun 23, 2020 7:09 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: engine build
Replies: 5
Views: 81

Re: engine build

thanks
by stuupnorth
Tue Jun 23, 2020 7:00 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: engine build
Replies: 5
Views: 81

Re: engine build

hi yeah 1275 midget
by stuupnorth
Tue Jun 23, 2020 5:58 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: engine build
Replies: 5
Views: 81

engine build

its getting there slowly but surely
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by stuupnorth
Tue Jun 02, 2020 8:08 pm
Forum: Bodywork
Topic: advice on polish
Replies: 15
Views: 415

Re: advice on polish

god that's a blast from the past!! DLT !!
by stuupnorth
Tue Jun 02, 2020 6:27 pm
Forum: Bodywork
Topic: advice on polish
Replies: 15
Views: 415

Re: advice on polish

forgot to say I'm in the north east of Scotland Aberdeenshire
i do valeting but only when i can fit it in with work more of a hobby than a full time job
couple more of the cars I've done
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by stuupnorth
Tue Jun 02, 2020 6:20 pm
Forum: Bodywork
Topic: advice on polish
Replies: 15
Views: 415

Re: advice on polish

it dosnt look to bad but with a car that age should it be perfect you would be surprised mate the blue vw had been through car washes and the paint was a right mess the Aston took me about 30hrs to do (was a mates so no rush) this was his pervious aston before DSCF1161.JPG DSCF1162.JPG after DSCF13...
by stuupnorth
Mon Jun 01, 2020 8:18 pm
Forum: Bodywork
Topic: advice on polish
Replies: 15
Views: 415

Re: advice on polish

all depends on budget and personal preference
i have polish/ waxes that cost only a few quid up to nearly £100
here is my morris along with the shelves stocked with too much stuff!! lol
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and here's a couple of 'old bangers ' i did for mates
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by stuupnorth
Mon May 25, 2020 8:57 pm
Forum: Mechanical
Topic: mg gearbox
Replies: 9
Views: 263

Re: mg gearbox

yeah hence i thought i would check with someone with more know how than me
many thanks
by stuupnorth
Mon May 25, 2020 8:48 pm
Forum: Mechanical
Topic: mg gearbox
Replies: 9
Views: 263

Re: mg gearbox

ok mate
cheers for the diagram very helpful
the box im looking at doesn't have a rev switch set up
and going by the info on the diagram its a 1098 minor box as the shaft number shows?
it was the hydraulic clutch that threw me
by stuupnorth
Mon May 25, 2020 8:18 pm
Forum: Mechanical
Topic: mg gearbox
Replies: 9
Views: 263

mg gearbox

hi all can anyone give me any info on mg midget gearboxes i have the chance of a mg midget box with an output shaft number 22g171 it has hydraulic clutch which make me believe its defo a midget box unless any knows different am i right in thinking its a 1098 midget box not a 1275(which I'm after) an...
by stuupnorth
Tue May 19, 2020 3:54 pm
Forum: Mechanical
Topic: servo
Replies: 13
Views: 369

Re: servo

ok mate many thanks for the info
i had a strange feeling that was the case so i have ordered a couple of new brake pipes
so i can rotate the servo
cheers
by stuupnorth
Mon May 18, 2020 9:06 pm
Forum: Mechanical
Topic: servo
Replies: 13
Views: 369

Re: servo

hi
i used the bracket supplied with servo which makes the 'nose' slightly higher than the rear ?
Stu
by stuupnorth
Mon May 18, 2020 11:49 am
Forum: Mechanical
Topic: servo
Replies: 13
Views: 369

Re: servo

Hi as for the coil it was fitted there before i decide to fit a servo!
i made up the bracket once i changed from dynamo to alternator
by stuupnorth
Mon May 18, 2020 11:39 am
Forum: Mechanical
Topic: servo
Replies: 13
Views: 369

Re: servo

cheers for that i had heard/seen that the servo should be 'twisted' slightly so the
white vent? is to the side??
by stuupnorth
Mon May 18, 2020 11:25 am
Forum: Mechanical
Topic: servo
Replies: 13
Views: 369

servo

hi all
any pictures of the correct orientation of the brakes servo set-up?
just to double check
as i have fitted it the same way i have seen some done but i am sure i have now read
that it should be fitted in a different way??
sorry for dodgy pic
by stuupnorth
Sat May 09, 2020 10:36 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: STAYHOME RALLY PLAQUE
Replies: 36
Views: 4116

Re: STAYHOME RALLY PLAQUE

got mine !
by stuupnorth
Sun May 03, 2020 2:51 pm
Forum: Electrical
Topic: Rear lighting / fuel sender loom routing
Replies: 31
Views: 2018

Re: Rear lighting / fuel sender loom routing

thanks for the pics looking good
stu
by stuupnorth
Sat May 02, 2020 4:50 pm
Forum: Electrical
Topic: Rear lighting / fuel sender loom routing
Replies: 31
Views: 2018

Re: Rear lighting / fuel sender loom routing

thanks mate
i like the idea of running inside as well to save all the grud over the wiring loom
any ore pics of the engine bay wiring?
cheers
Stu
by stuupnorth
Fri May 01, 2020 3:20 pm
Forum: Electrical
Topic: Rear lighting / fuel sender loom routing
Replies: 31
Views: 2018

Re: Rear lighting / fuel sender loom routing

hi mate
what gauge of wire did you use for the rear loom??
cheers
Stu