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by EricStarmer
Thu Dec 03, 2020 4:21 pm
Forum: Type 1, 2 and 3
Topic: NOVA reverse gearbox oil
Replies: 10
Views: 164

Re: NOVA reverse gearbox oil

I do notice that my gearchanges are quieter when I start out on cold mornings, presumably because the oil in the gearboxes is thicker.
by EricStarmer
Mon Nov 23, 2020 4:35 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: 2021 Calendar
Replies: 13
Views: 218

Re: 2021 Calendar

One for me please, Tony.
by EricStarmer
Wed Oct 28, 2020 3:28 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: From a workshop in rural Norfolk...
Replies: 38
Views: 4684

Re: From a workshop in rural Norfolk...

Awesome work, Dave - you're quite a seamstress !
by EricStarmer
Sun Sep 27, 2020 3:21 pm
Forum: Type 1, 2 and 3
Topic: Build tread (kind of)
Replies: 67
Views: 9414

Re: Build tread (kind of)

Must have been the camera angle - that's actually smaller than mine, which is about 34cm. I'm not sure what is "normal", but I believe some people have problems with clearance between the wheel and their upper legs. I also have a steering wheel "quick disconnect" which makes it easier to get in and ...
by EricStarmer
Sat Sep 26, 2020 4:32 pm
Forum: Type 1, 2 and 3
Topic: Build tread (kind of)
Replies: 67
Views: 9414

Re: Build tread (kind of)

Maybe it's camera distortion, but that seems like a big steering wheel - what is the diameter ?
by EricStarmer
Mon Sep 21, 2020 3:28 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: From a workshop in rural Norfolk...
Replies: 38
Views: 4684

Re: From a workshop in rural Norfolk...

Make sure you buy a few extra cans of paint to touch-up the inevitable dings, in case the manufacturer stops making that particular colour. I painted mine with rattle cans also, and leaving it in the hot sun caused some "alligatoring" of the paint, so try and keep the car out of the sun when station...
by EricStarmer
Sun Sep 20, 2020 3:34 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: From a workshop in rural Norfolk...
Replies: 38
Views: 4684

Re: From a workshop in rural Norfolk...

Love the colour !
by EricStarmer
Tue Sep 08, 2020 3:26 pm
Forum: Type 1, 2 and 3
Topic: Build tread (kind of)
Replies: 67
Views: 9414

Re: Build tread (kind of)

Love the collapsible/hidden chair idea - now if you could make a portable toilet like this and sell it I think you would be able to afford a thunder of Trikings. "Thunder" proposed word for many Trikings ....
by EricStarmer
Tue Sep 08, 2020 3:20 pm
Forum: Type 1, 2 and 3
Topic: Build tread (kind of)
Replies: 67
Views: 9414

Re: Build tread (kind of)

Guess I have it backwards - now and then I take a break from looking to actually do something.....