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by Propshaft
Thu Jan 31, 2019 8:50 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Remember the scrappage scheme?
Replies: 10
Views: 458

Re: Remember the scrappage scheme?

What a crying shame all those good cars going to be scrapped , I am restoring a minor at present which llooks to be in a worse state than the minors in the video.
by Propshaft
Fri Jan 18, 2019 4:07 pm
Forum: Bodywork
Topic: Rear wings
Replies: 5
Views: 204

Re: Rear wings

Hi All. Thanks for your prompt replies I now know which way to go
by Propshaft
Fri Jan 18, 2019 7:59 am
Forum: Bodywork
Topic: Rear wings
Replies: 5
Views: 204

Rear wings

Hi I have a 1959 v early series 3 two door saloon what is the difference between early and later rear wings
Thanks
by Propshaft
Wed Dec 26, 2018 7:54 am
Forum: Restoration Projects
Topic: Another van.
Replies: 68
Views: 8359

Re: Another van.

Yes I did mine exactly as Les described
by Propshaft
Wed Dec 26, 2018 7:51 am
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Morris Minor related presents
Replies: 15
Views: 1085

Re: Morris Minor related presents

Corgie model of a Morris minor van
by Propshaft
Tue Dec 25, 2018 8:15 am
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Wishing all MMOC forum users and members a Happy Christmas
Replies: 16
Views: 991

Re: Wishing all MMOC forum users and members a Happy Christmas

Wishing everyone a very merry Christmas and a happy and healthy new year
by Propshaft
Sun Dec 23, 2018 6:23 pm
Forum: Mechanical
Topic: Torsion bars
Replies: 1
Views: 208

Torsion bars

Hi I have a perfectly good pair of torsion bars is there any way of determining which one is for the offside and which for the near side
by Propshaft
Sat Dec 22, 2018 7:56 am
Forum: Bodywork
Topic: Advice required fills and floors
Replies: 2
Views: 837

Re: Advice required fills and floors

Hi mogbob thanks for your advice after bracing and stripping out out all the rust sorry some of the rusty parts I have decided my first job is to fit a new crossmember which I am on with now, next off side floor , boxing , repairs to a and b posts then inner and outer sill , repairs to front and rea...
by Propshaft
Sat Dec 15, 2018 3:00 pm
Forum: Bodywork
Topic: welding fitting wings
Replies: 22
Views: 1041

Re: welding fitting wings

Hi just doing same job myself , wish they were as good as yours, were about sin Notts are you I am near Newark
by Propshaft
Wed Dec 12, 2018 8:12 am
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Wishing all MMOC forum users and members a Happy Christmas
Replies: 16
Views: 991

Re: Wishing all MMOC forum users and members a Happy Christmas

Wishing everyone a Very merry Christmas and a happy and safe New Year.
by Propshaft
Sat Dec 08, 2018 3:21 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: MESSAGE BOARD REPLACEMENT
Replies: 16
Views: 2059

Re: MESSAGE BOARD REPLACEMENT

I am all in favour especially if I would then be able to post pictures from my I pad like I used to be able to
by Propshaft
Sat Dec 08, 2018 2:45 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: ..and I thought all Morris Minor drivers were nice chaps
Replies: 42
Views: 2163

Re: ..and I thought all Morris Minor drivers were nice chaps

I was breathalysed in I think 1969 I was on holiday in Lowestoft. I was driving my first car a 63 two door Morris minor , needless to say I was under the limit but was find £2 for going down a one way street the wrong way
by Propshaft
Tue Dec 04, 2018 8:00 am
Forum: Bodywork
Topic: Advice required fills and floors
Replies: 2
Views: 837

Advice required fills and floors

Hi I have a two door minor which needs new cills and floors . My question is after bracing do I put the cills in first or the floors and do I use the floors with the step built in , also the ends of the centre cross member require replacing , . I am ok at welding and fabricating
by Propshaft
Sun Dec 02, 2018 7:20 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Per Ardua ad Astra?
Replies: 9
Views: 617

Re: Per Ardua ad Astra?

Yes but it will get you to your destination, eventually
by Propshaft
Sun Dec 02, 2018 7:12 pm
Forum: Bodywork
Topic: Floor and cills
Replies: 1
Views: 251

Floor and cills

Hi just purchased a 59 two door minor to go with my van . Question one of many are the cills and floor panels common to two door and four door cars
by Propshaft
Tue Nov 27, 2018 3:49 pm
Forum: Useful Tips
Topic: Magnetic wristband from Lidl
Replies: 6
Views: 521

Re: Magnetic wristband from Lidl

Would it be any good for fitting around oil filter canister
by Propshaft
Sat Nov 24, 2018 8:06 am
Forum: Electrical
Topic: Flasher unit quality
Replies: 1
Views: 235

Flasher unit quality

Hi three months ago I fitted a replacement flasher unit can it has now died . On opening it up I can understand why the quality of workmanship and materials is absolute rubbish . A friend of mine had two old ones which didn't function 100% , took the inards out and what a difference in materials and...
by Propshaft
Sun Nov 11, 2018 8:45 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: NEC classic car show
Replies: 14
Views: 944

Re: NEC classic car show

Not complaining about the show it was as you said good and v large and I am also grateful for the tea and buiscuits at the mmoc stand and also the tr register were I am also a member. I did pre order my ticket but unfortunately there is no discount for Friday
by Propshaft
Sat Nov 10, 2018 7:52 am
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: NEC classic car show
Replies: 14
Views: 944

NEC classic car show

Went to the NEC classic car show on Friday really good show ,but is it worth £33 ticket , £1-95 admin fee , £16-00 parking total £50-95 . Sorry after supporting this event over roughly the last 30years this will be my last one
by Propshaft
Tue Nov 06, 2018 7:25 pm
Forum: Electrical
Topic: Wiring for ammeter
Replies: 7
Views: 476

Re: Wiring for ammeter

Thank you both for your replies since I asked the question regarding ammeter I have done a little research and geoberni you are so correct no point in fitting a meter with the alternator and some quite hefty cables involved i am now looking round for a volt meter so will probably be back to the foru...