Search found 213 matches

by win
Sat Jan 16, 2021 6:33 pm
Forum: Other
Topic: Which one is original
Replies: 14
Views: 665

Re: Which one is original

16108216909387711089762110363641.jpg
16108216909387711089762110363641.jpg (3.24 MiB) Viewed 569 times
Here is my S11 Jack and wheel brace, jack only for nostalgic use now, hub cap tool is perfect.
Regards Win
by win
Mon Dec 14, 2020 5:40 pm
Forum: Mechanical
Topic: drain plug tap
Replies: 8
Views: 441

Re: drain plug tap

I am not 100% sure what the thread is, my tap is 1/2" BSPP 14 TPI 1st taper tap.

Stu
If you want this tap to try and clean up the thread very carefully, please PM me your address, i will be happy to post.

Kind regards Win
by win
Sat Dec 12, 2020 7:18 pm
Forum: Mechanical
Topic: drain plug tap
Replies: 8
Views: 441

Re: drain plug tap

Hi Stu
I have a spare 1/2"x14p BSP tap, I will post if it helps.

Regards Win
by win
Thu Sep 24, 2020 8:57 pm
Forum: Mechanical
Topic: backplate drawing
Replies: 21
Views: 882

Re: backplate drawing

Thank you for your detailed description, much obliged.

Regards Win
by win
Thu Sep 24, 2020 12:04 pm
Forum: Mechanical
Topic: backplate drawing
Replies: 21
Views: 882

Re: backplate drawing

I am following your conversion with great interest, and thank you for sharing. Watching your progress with anticipation. I cannot understand how you moved the gearstick forward, did you use the MK 1 box and moved the stick housing forward, and re bolt it to the casing, after cutting the selector sha...
by win
Wed Sep 09, 2020 1:17 pm
Forum: Bodywork
Topic: Preparing a for for spraying
Replies: 25
Views: 1637

Re: Preparing a for for spraying

I personally prefer to look at a respray with orange peel or any other imperfections when done by an enthusiastic amateur than look at a bright shiny cheque book respray. A great many people know how much effort has gone into it. Keep up the good work. Everybody to their own, I still admire the fini...
by win
Sat Aug 15, 2020 10:10 am
Forum: Series MM Register
Topic: Dynamo part
Replies: 6
Views: 483

Re: Dynamo part

1597482185538244809298996380802.jpg
1597482185538244809298996380802.jpg (4.13 MiB) Viewed 409 times
1597482185538244809298996380802.jpg
1597482185538244809298996380802.jpg (4.13 MiB) Viewed 409 times
1597482185538244809298996380802.jpg
1597482185538244809298996380802.jpg (4.13 MiB) Viewed 409 times
1597482185538244809298996380802.jpg
1597482185538244809298996380802.jpg (4.13 MiB) Viewed 409 times
15974823428958880035049711753729.jpg
15974823428958880035049711753729.jpg (4.52 MiB) Viewed 409 times
This is mine if pic's work.
Regards Win
by win
Fri Aug 14, 2020 9:57 am
Forum: Series MM Register
Topic: Dynamo part
Replies: 6
Views: 483

Re: Dynamo part

Hi Doug
I have one number cast in it is 54210719 FR 39 spigot is 3.5", if anyone can confirm it is the correct one, you can have it.

Postage to Canada is approx £20 unless anyone can show me a cheaper way.

Regards Win
by win
Mon Jul 27, 2020 6:05 am
Forum: Mechanical
Topic: Knocking sound in 948 Minor
Replies: 8
Views: 505

Re: Knocking sound in 948 Minor

Morning, we it is here.

If possible i would do a compression test first, a failed head gasket gives strange noises, especially when oil pressure appears OK.

See the various advice regarding tightening head down after replacing head gasket.

Regards Win
by win
Sat Jul 18, 2020 6:30 pm
Forum: Mechanical
Topic: Gearbox tailshaft bush
Replies: 5
Views: 333

Re: Gearbox tailshaft bush

I used my adjustable reamer when I did mine many years ago, just made it a running fit.
You can borrow it if you need it, I live in South Yorkshire, but it will not cost a fortune to post it.

Regards Win
by win
Wed Jun 03, 2020 4:58 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Choke lever swap
Replies: 25
Views: 1019

Re: Choke lever swap

I soldered a length of copper earth wire from a short length of 2.5mm flat twin and earth, worked fine for me.

Regards Win
by win
Thu May 28, 2020 4:29 pm
Forum: Bodywork
Topic: Late wings, early light problem
Replies: 7
Views: 545

Re: Late wings, early light problem

15906792269448058816270008483954.jpg
15906792269448058816270008483954.jpg (4.26 MiB) Viewed 486 times
My small side light is 120 mm up from valance and 30 mm offset to the headlight.
Regards Win
by win
Tue May 19, 2020 5:49 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Choke lever swap
Replies: 25
Views: 1019

Re: Choke lever swap

My original choke cable is notched, just twist it to lock it.
I suggest removing it to check if it is just jammed.
I repaired my inner cable, just unsoldered old one, and replaced with a copper earth cable.
Regards Win
by win
Mon Apr 27, 2020 11:54 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: STAYHOME RALLY PLAQUE
Replies: 36
Views: 17082

Re: STAYHOME RALLY PLAQUE

Just received mine, just have to plan a non journey.
See you all at the other side 😁.

Kind regards and take care Win
by win
Sat Apr 18, 2020 1:54 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: STAYHOME RALLY PLAQUE
Replies: 36
Views: 17082

Re: STAYHOME RALLY PLAQUE

Good find Mike well done, something to look forward to, waiting for the postman, WOW.

Kind regards to all Win
by win
Wed Mar 11, 2020 3:34 pm
Forum: Mechanical
Topic: Exhaust help
Replies: 9
Views: 781

Re: Exhaust help

I fitted the EMS EX126 2 piece mild steel exhaust, appears good quality.
I fitted it onto a unmarked 3 into 1, on a 1275 Midget engine.
I am satisfied with the results, for the price.

Regards Win
by win
Tue Feb 11, 2020 5:07 pm
Forum: Mechanical
Topic: Thread sizes
Replies: 116
Views: 69495

Re: Thread sizes

O dear
when I posted this it was in 2 separate columns sorry.

Regards Win
by win
Tue Feb 11, 2020 4:53 pm
Forum: Mechanical
Topic: Thread sizes
Replies: 116
Views: 69495

Re: Thread sizes

Here is a list of spanner sizes I have had hung up in my garage for many many years, no guarantees on accuracy, but a good start. Regards Win BIG ENDS 9/16 AF GEARBOX TO ENGINE BOLTS ½ AF BLEED NIPPLES 7/16 AF H/D ADJUSTMENT NUTS 5/16 WHIT Bonnet & Boot Hinges 3/16WHIT HOCKEY STICK NUTS 3/16 WHIT OR...
by win
Sun Oct 20, 2019 4:27 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Morris making a comeback
Replies: 16
Views: 1609

Re: Morris making a comeback

I believe an ex navy officer may be involved with the original Morris makes a comeback post. He is highly respected engineer, who has developed a new type of battery without all the nastiest chemicals. They are going to try it in a tut tut first, and then move onto Morris commercial's. The write up ...
by win
Sat Aug 03, 2019 4:55 pm
Forum: Mechanical
Topic: Choke cable 1959 car
Replies: 10
Views: 752

Re: Choke cable 1959 car

I soldered the earth wire from some 2.5 mm twin and earth for my inner choke cable, still working fine after a few years.

Regards Win