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by EricStarmer
Tue Mar 24, 2020 7:49 pm
Forum: Type 1, 2 and 3
Topic: New build
Replies: 11
Views: 474

Re: New build

Hi, Dreamer - I had the same situation - I ended up buying a sender with 5 holes , and drilled 6 holes in the sender flange to match the holes in the tank, then I fabricated a neoprene gasket to block off the unused holes in the sender .
It's worked OK so far......
by EricStarmer
Tue Mar 17, 2020 8:43 pm
Forum: Meetings and Events
Topic: 2020 Annual Meetup
Replies: 55
Views: 4355

Re: 2020 Annual Meetup

Thanks, Guy, but I think I'll need help getting in and out of my car somewhat before then.....
by EricStarmer
Tue Mar 17, 2020 4:23 pm
Forum: Meetings and Events
Topic: 2020 Annual Meetup
Replies: 55
Views: 4355

Re: 2020 Annual Meetup

Guess I'm jinxed - ended up being left at the airport last year due to bizarre Air Canada regulations - this year had all my reservations for Buxton plus another week in the UK , which have all come to nought - hopefully by next year we will all still be around (but not the virus) and able to make i...
by EricStarmer
Mon Mar 09, 2020 3:47 pm
Forum: Type 4
Topic: Bonnet Fasteners
Replies: 10
Views: 600

Re: Bonnet Fasteners

Frederick - access to the engine is good, although so far, fortunately I've had zero problems with it (I've put 2500 miles on a donor that had 21000 miles )
by EricStarmer
Sun Mar 08, 2020 9:29 pm
Forum: Type 4
Topic: Bonnet Fasteners
Replies: 10
Views: 600

Re: Bonnet Fasteners

A couple more photos
by EricStarmer
Sun Mar 08, 2020 9:28 pm
Forum: Type 4
Topic: Bonnet Fasteners
Replies: 10
Views: 600

Re: Bonnet Fasteners

I didn't like the idea of the screws holding the bonnet down either, so at one point I came up with a complicated system whereby the bonnet opened up, rather than having to take it completely off, and it didn't involve screws at the rear, just metal tabs that slid under the fibreglass where the wipe...
by EricStarmer
Fri Feb 21, 2020 4:23 pm
Forum: Type 1, 2 and 3
Topic: Build progress
Replies: 44
Views: 6243

Re: Build progress

Looking good, Tony - hopefully the DMV will allow you to get it on the road this Spring .
by EricStarmer
Wed Feb 19, 2020 1:55 am
Forum: Type 1, 2 and 3
Topic: Rear Tyre Size
Replies: 15
Views: 1368

Re: Rear Tyre Size

Thanks, Richard.
by EricStarmer
Tue Feb 18, 2020 4:01 pm
Forum: Type 1, 2 and 3
Topic: Rear Tyre Size
Replies: 15
Views: 1368

Re: Rear Tyre Size

Thanks, Ivan.
by EricStarmer
Mon Feb 17, 2020 4:42 pm
Forum: Type 1, 2 and 3
Topic: Rear Tyre Size
Replies: 15
Views: 1368

Re: Rear Tyre Size

Ivan - what pressure do you use in your rear tyre ?