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by Propshaft
Fri Jan 05, 2018 7:27 pm
Forum: Other
Topic: Door cards
Replies: 10
Views: 1553

Re: Door cards

Hi I intend to cover with vinyl was hoping someone had made there's in some kind of pvc/plastic sheet save problems with water ingress
by Propshaft
Fri Jan 05, 2018 8:34 am
Forum: Other
Topic: Door cards
Replies: 10
Views: 1553

Door cards

Hi I am about to make a pair of door cards for my van , has anyone used any other material other than mdf for the backing boards
by Propshaft
Thu Dec 28, 2017 3:54 pm
Forum: Do you know....?
Topic: Tech Tips
Replies: 14
Views: 2103

Re: Tech Tips

Yes I agree it was really useful, I used it quite a lot . Will it ever return ?
by Propshaft
Fri Dec 22, 2017 12:57 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Wishing a happy Christmas to all forum members
Replies: 13
Views: 1760

Re: Wishing a happy Christmas to all forum members

Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year to one and all
by Propshaft
Sat Dec 16, 2017 4:28 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Aldi type places.
Replies: 104
Views: 12340

Re: Aldi type places.

To firedrake with the crystal ball don't usually reply to these comments but can assure you I am not a credulous lumpen cretin
by Propshaft
Thu Dec 14, 2017 5:33 pm
Forum: Other
Topic: Van exhaust
Replies: 9
Views: 1731

Re: Van exhaust

Hi smithskids I take it your exhaust is the big bore have had a look on mini spares can't see the large bore front silencer , did you just buy some standard bends and weld together
by Propshaft
Thu Dec 14, 2017 5:17 pm
Forum: Other
Topic: Refurb steel wheels
Replies: 5
Views: 867

Re: Refurb steel wheels

Decided to scrap the worst wheel with the valve hole rusted and going to weld the worst of the remaining then a thin scim of filler
by Propshaft
Wed Dec 13, 2017 5:04 pm
Forum: Other
Topic: Refurb steel wheels
Replies: 5
Views: 867

Refurb steel wheels

I have just had 5 very rusty crust van wheels blasted , there is now some quite large pits , what would the best filler to use to bring them level with the surrounding metal
by Propshaft
Sat Dec 09, 2017 3:53 pm
Forum: Other
Topic: Van exhaust
Replies: 9
Views: 1731

Re: Van exhaust

Hi John. I will get a saloon system ordered and let you know how I get on
by Propshaft
Sat Dec 09, 2017 12:16 pm
Forum: Other
Topic: Van exhaust
Replies: 9
Views: 1731

Re: Van exhaust

Hi midget. Is the saloon car exhaust system an easy fit onto a van or does it need adapting if it can be adapted I will go down that route thanks
by Propshaft
Sat Dec 09, 2017 8:20 am
Forum: Other
Topic: Van exhaust
Replies: 9
Views: 1731

Van exhaust

I have a Morris minor van fitted with a 1275 midget engine I have purchased from esm the larger down pipe. My question is does anyone know if you can buy an off the peg exhaust system with the larger bore to fit the down pipe. Esm do not supply them
by Propshaft
Sat Oct 21, 2017 7:45 am
Forum: Bodywork
Topic: Van cargo back
Replies: 0
Views: 528

Van cargo back

Hi I am in the process of restoring my van cargo back . I require 4 one foot(300mm) lengths of the vertical strengthening rails that go up the sides of the inside of the cargo back. Nobody seems to have any new peices , wondered if any one had any kicking about . Probable ought to have put this in t...
by Propshaft
Sat Sep 30, 2017 8:12 am
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Favourite countries in Europe
Replies: 43
Views: 5510

Re: Favourite countries in Europe

Sorry previous post should have been four months not weeks
by Propshaft
Fri Sep 29, 2017 7:15 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Favourite countries in Europe
Replies: 43
Views: 5510

Re: Favourite countries in Europe

My wife and I have been traveling around Europe for four weeks each year for the last twelve, we both think Portugal is among the best ,lovely country good climate and very nice people
by Propshaft
Tue Aug 15, 2017 7:32 am
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: In the future will Britain export anything very much special ?
Replies: 67
Views: 9590

Re: In the future will Britain export anything very much special ?

I for one will be glad when we get rid of Brussels, but will surely miss them on my Christmas dinner
by Propshaft
Mon Aug 14, 2017 7:31 am
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Ginger bush
Replies: 172
Views: 25935

Re: Ginger bush

It sounds as though all these plants could do with a good forking ( to let some moisture into the ground)
by Propshaft
Mon Aug 14, 2017 7:27 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What was your first car?
Replies: 83
Views: 11873

Re: What was your first car?

My first car in about 1967/8 was a 1963 two door Morris minor in blue, followed a few years later by a 66 mini
by Propshaft
Fri Apr 21, 2017 6:48 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Fuel tanks
Replies: 14
Views: 3189

Re: Fuel tanks

I have used rustbusters petrol tank treatment on an a35 and it worked for me
by Propshaft
Thu Apr 20, 2017 7:31 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Not what it used to be?
Replies: 57
Views: 10455

Re: Not what it used to be?

Can't believe that nobody from " management" has got the decency to come on this message board and let us know one way or the other if this board is going to be improved or left as is
by Propshaft
Tue Apr 18, 2017 7:36 am
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Not what it used to be?
Replies: 57
Views: 10455

Re: Not what it used to be?

It's all very well having different apps and systems to post photos but I used to be able to post photos straight from my I pad but with the new system I can't . Is this progress.?