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by mdrobbo
Wed Sep 18, 2019 6:37 am
Forum: General
Topic: Any HENLYS experts?
Replies: 12
Views: 1781
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Re: Any HENLYS experts?

Hi 62redcat
sent you a private message , which maybe of some help
Martin
by mdrobbo
Sat Sep 14, 2019 6:53 am
Forum: General
Topic: History tracing
Replies: 7
Views: 698
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Re: History tracing

Morning Kevin , hope your ultimately successful with the DVLA as its always nice to get back the original Reg.
I take it your car is the first 'RHD' FHC in black not the very first one in black ?
regards Martin
by mdrobbo
Mon May 13, 2019 8:31 am
Forum: Technical
Topic: S1 Hardtop Chrome fixing clips
Replies: 15
Views: 1046
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Re: S1 Hardtop Chrome fixing clips

Hi Tony , thanks for the update , looks like you are treading new ground . I wonder if any other members have a similar rear rubber seal to their Hardtop as you ? I suspect it is a piece that gets damaged over time and replaced ..but maybe someone has an original top with little use and can look to ...
by mdrobbo
Mon Apr 22, 2019 1:02 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: S1 Hardtop Chrome fixing clips
Replies: 15
Views: 1046
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Re: S1 Hardtop Chrome fixing clips

Hi Tony , Thanks again for another very complete answer to my original query. I have checked out the Bresco site, seems quite a selection . Your ( wood) screws that hold the clips across the front edge seem a trifle long ? don't they foul the rubber sealing strip , or was the rubber seal strip fitte...
by mdrobbo
Fri Apr 05, 2019 7:18 am
Forum: Technical
Topic: S1 Hardtop Chrome fixing clips
Replies: 15
Views: 1046
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Re: S1 Hardtop Chrome fixing clips

Hi Tony Really appreciate you taking the time to reply , and a very comprehensive answer to ..thank you Im open to try the original methods first, clips & screws ( someone suggested 'tuckers' pop rivets ?) before I go to the 21st century solution , which i have seen on several cars and seems to work...
by mdrobbo
Wed Mar 27, 2019 8:12 am
Forum: Series 1
Topic: Has any got one of these please?
Replies: 17
Views: 2254
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Re: Has any got one of these please?

Steve , I sent you a message
I may have what you want ..if you are still looking .

Martin
by mdrobbo
Tue Mar 12, 2019 12:23 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: S1 Hardtop Chrome fixing clips
Replies: 15
Views: 1046
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Re: S1 Hardtop Chrome fixing clips

Hi David , thanks for the reply , but those are not the parts I need .
Its the little trim clips that hold the chrome strip across the leading edge of the hardtop
and the screws which hold the other bits of chrome trim on

Martin
by mdrobbo
Tue Mar 12, 2019 12:00 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: S1 Hardtop Chrome fixing clips
Replies: 15
Views: 1046
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S1 Hardtop Chrome fixing clips

I have a Hardtop for my 1961 S1 OTS . Whilst I have all the Chrome trim for it I do not have any of the fixing clips / screws and non of the parts stockists seem to list them in there parts ? Across the leading edge, of the hardtop, there are 13 ( roughly 3mm ) holes , but I need to know what are th...