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by turbster
Fri Jul 03, 2020 12:50 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: Curborough 16 August 2020
Replies: 19
Views: 695

Curborough 16 August 2020

So harnesses, seat, etc has to be in date like racing now?? It was bad enough having to buy a new suit that I can fasten! :lol:
by turbster
Mon Jun 15, 2020 7:50 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: Curborough Test day 15 August 2020
Replies: 31
Views: 1362

Curborough Test day 15 August 2020

Full day
1. Steve Cork
2. Phil Howard
3. Noor and Emma Ali (CM)
4. Bryan Crouch
5. Darryl Crosby
6. Mikey Bikey
7. DJ King
8. Paul Turnbull

Half day am
1. Nick

Half day pm
1. Ben Curry
2. Josh Oakes
3. Mark Harris (CM)
4. James Carter
5. Richard Carter
6. Leon Bent (BMW)
by turbster
Sun Jun 07, 2020 1:42 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: Curborough 16 August 2020
Replies: 19
Views: 695

Curborough Sprint 16 August 2020

Me too 👍
by turbster
Fri May 22, 2020 4:51 pm
Forum: Non-Technical Discussion
Topic: Classic & Sports Car Review
Replies: 10
Views: 1369

Classic & Sports Car Review

Classic and Sports Car online magazine have carried a further Scimitar article featuring Phil Otley's race prepared SE5, the mag posted it back in March so people might have already seen it but if you didn't it is worth a read, and pretty accurate. Is it just me or is our breed of car getting a bit...
by turbster
Mon May 11, 2020 9:45 pm
Forum: Project Progress
Topic: LRP 335E Sprint Coupe
Replies: 1253
Views: 127964

LRP 335E Sprint Coupe

CNHSS1 wrote:
Mon May 11, 2020 8:45 pm
I have a fiver that says he pulls it out, and fits a milk float motor or a steam engine :lol:
Building a 3.4 for this, milk float motor going in something else :lol:
by turbster
Mon May 11, 2020 7:02 pm
Forum: Project Progress
Topic: LRP 335E Sprint Coupe
Replies: 1253
Views: 127964

LRP 335E Sprint Coupe

Decided to get it in the car before I went home
tonight.. Looks a bit lost in there!!
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by turbster
Sun May 10, 2020 10:33 pm
Forum: Project Progress
Topic: LRP 335E Sprint Coupe
Replies: 1253
Views: 127964

LRP 335E Sprint Coupe

efi_sprintgte wrote:
Sun May 10, 2020 10:15 pm
84 pages on this thread... :lol: :roll:
It’s entertaining if nothing else!!?? :lol:
by turbster
Sun May 10, 2020 10:01 pm
Forum: Project Progress
Topic: LRP 335E Sprint Coupe
Replies: 1253
Views: 127964

LRP 335E Sprint Coupe

Back to the future!! We have an Essex engine again, aaand a T5 box.. The stainless headers are being designed and made, the axle is nearly done... so we’re finally getting there 8) B93BB304-DDBE-47C0-87FF-EB08FCF4B505.jpeg C1C0B7D0-191E-4B85-BA6B-ADF43CED6810.jpeg 2FA35FE9-3725-40BA-BBDC-F5824FA967E...
by turbster
Sat May 02, 2020 6:54 pm
Forum: Project Progress
Topic: Just Plain Silly!
Replies: 66
Views: 9701

Just Plain Silly!

Yeah, a couple of spanners a few other nasties in there!! So we now have access and the armatures are done ready for some repairs and fresh paint.. 1E9CD2DE-A43A-4BF7-8227-6303DA9CE196.jpeg CEE1F385-9F7E-4007-9312-A74451FF1213.jpeg On to removal of the engine, gearbox and 2x engine looms.. AC1097FB-...
by turbster
Sat May 02, 2020 6:34 pm
Forum: Project Progress
Topic: Just Plain Silly!
Replies: 66
Views: 9701

Just Plain Silly!

As Bryan mentioned, I’ve taken this project on and despite the recent disruption there’s been so good progress.. As with any major SS1 project the first job was remove the body and armatures to make life easier! 5028C5DD-B70F-4D3D-8E39-B9B792EAFFE6.jpeg 24826022-4AF6-4325-A9CB-CDDF2C9D0312.jpeg C036...
by turbster
Sat May 02, 2020 6:24 pm
Forum: Project Progress
Topic: New to me....SE5a RBW
Replies: 54
Views: 2845

New to me....SE5a RBW

Lovely car, I was very tempted when I saw that come up for sale 8)
by turbster
Mon Apr 27, 2020 9:13 am
Forum: Other Car Chat
Topic: Welding Practice - 1995 Jaguar XJR
Replies: 71
Views: 4411

Welding Practice - 1995 Jaguar XJR

Probably not for £950 though!? :lol:
by turbster
Mon Apr 27, 2020 8:03 am
Forum: Other Car Chat
Topic: Welding Practice - 1995 Jaguar XJR
Replies: 71
Views: 4411

Welding Practice - 1995 Jaguar XJR

Impressive stuff Ben! There was one of these for sale locally really cheap, looked superb sat on their drive. Kind of glad I didn’t go for it now, as much as I wanted to..
by turbster
Sun Apr 26, 2020 6:24 pm
Forum: Project Progress
Topic: LRP 335E Sprint Coupe
Replies: 1253
Views: 127964

LRP 335E Sprint Coupe

efi_sprintgte wrote:
Sun Apr 26, 2020 3:53 pm
turbster wrote:
Sun Apr 26, 2020 3:49 pm


Thanks Chris, the one on the Coupe axle had to be removed to top up the oil!
Gave up with all that and started using the 6a backing plate with its side entry filler
Good idea!
by turbster
Sun Apr 26, 2020 3:49 pm
Forum: Project Progress
Topic: LRP 335E Sprint Coupe
Replies: 1253
Views: 127964

LRP 335E Sprint Coupe

DARK STAR wrote:
Sun Apr 26, 2020 2:44 pm
That Watts linkage plate is neat - especially the filler plug hole :)
Thanks Chris, the one on the Coupe axle had to be removed to top up the oil!

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