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by Thor
Mon Mar 04, 2019 8:28 am
Forum: Series 3
Topic: Silencers
Replies: 25
Views: 591
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Re: Silencers

The larger pipe is the inlet (front) which allows the link pipe to slot inside the silencer.

The smaller pipe (rear) should have the outside dia the same as the inside dia of the front assuming they have used the same tube,one end is expanded.
Hope this helps. :Scotland:
by Thor
Thu Nov 29, 2018 10:20 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Paint spray setup
Replies: 4
Views: 424
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Re: Paint spray setup

Check out a single phase hydrovane silent compressor 100/150 litre tank hvlp spray gun and small volume air dryer.job done :salute: you can still hear the radio and the kettle ! :Scotland:
by Thor
Sat Aug 11, 2018 9:08 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: Engine frames.
Replies: 22
Views: 2188
Great Britain

Re: Engine frames.

You need to google "capillary action" to further understand the importance of this process.(ask me how I know ) :Scotland:
by Thor
Wed Jul 11, 2018 8:51 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Dishonest, Incompetent, Feckless ? You choose.
Replies: 40
Views: 4919
Great Britain

Re: Robbed by a supplier ?

For any specialist welding look at your nearest airport where you will find proper welding engineers! Ask me how I know ☺
by Thor
Sat Dec 23, 2017 1:32 am
Forum: General
Topic: Merry Christmas
Replies: 34
Views: 2642
Great Britain

Re: Merry Christmas

:Scotland:
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by Thor
Tue Feb 14, 2017 9:11 pm
Forum: Series 1
Topic: Front and rear brake upgrade for E type series 1 1/2
Replies: 25
Views: 3622
Great Britain

Re: Front and rear brake upgrade for E type series 1 1/2

Would there be an outcry if the reproduction parts were stamped in Chinese :lol:
by Thor
Wed Nov 20, 2013 7:10 pm
Forum: Welcome!
Topic: Newbie
Replies: 14
Views: 5166
Great Britain

Transport

Maikel I live near Ayr and spoke to a local car transport guy today he thinks your best way of moving your car would be to use the large transport firms who specialise in auctions. The only problem you might encounter would be if the car did not drive onto the transporter they would have to use a tr...
by Thor
Mon Feb 04, 2013 5:52 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: Dipping, Stripping, Baking and Blasting advice.
Replies: 12
Views: 5013
Great Britain

malk,
You might like to look into "crushed walnut media",I used this on my 356 cabriolet,great finish,best I have used,a bit of hoovering and cleaning out of the seams before primer,would not use anything else. :D
by Thor
Fri Oct 05, 2012 10:40 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Opalescent Silver Blue
Replies: 21
Views: 11127
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modern paints

Dont go near water based,a nightmare to have repaired,stick with base coat and laquer,glasurit would be my 1st choice,its worth the extra ?????s,buy an extra litre in a sealed tin,you can buy these paints no problem from suppliers,as they have "an allowance for classic cars",the silver tinters are t...
by Thor
Wed Sep 26, 2012 8:32 pm
Forum: General
Topic: E-Type for photoshoot Edinburgh
Replies: 3
Views: 1885
Great Britain

Hi,You might like to drop am email to glasgow jec club,one of their members has 1 of the best concourse blue roadsters I have ever seen !.