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by turboscim
Wed Jun 19, 2019 5:20 pm
Forum: Non-Technical Discussion
Topic: Good or Appropriate Number Plates
Replies: 1370
Views: 138441

Good or Appropriate Number Plates

On a Lambo at le mans L4MSY also on a black cab [front only] W4NKER.
by turboscim
Mon Jun 03, 2019 4:43 pm
Forum: General Sprint and Hillclimb Chat
Topic: Brake pads - the old chestnut
Replies: 19
Views: 816

Brake pads - the old chestnut

my experience of ebc the saying with a bargepole springs to mind.
by turboscim
Thu May 02, 2019 3:47 pm
Forum: Non-Technical Discussion
Topic: What breakdown cover ?
Replies: 20
Views: 1136

What breakdown cover ?

phone AA . I got the old price fixed for 2 yrs.
by turboscim
Wed Apr 10, 2019 7:56 am
Forum: General Technical Discussion
Topic: V6 essex timing gear
Replies: 47
Views: 4809

V6 essex timing gear

Car s o s was Ric Wood not J. W.
by turboscim
Tue Apr 09, 2019 6:36 pm
Forum: General Technical Discussion
Topic: V6 essex timing gear
Replies: 47
Views: 4809

V6 essex timing gear

I have had a John Wade steel gear for over 10 years and have used 6500 rpm with no problems and no undue noise
by turboscim
Sat Mar 23, 2019 9:42 am
Forum: I managed to do this
Topic: H&S 101
Replies: 7
Views: 1446

H&S 101

Bin there dunnit make sure the drill bit is hot then it self cauterises so is not messy.
by turboscim
Mon Mar 04, 2019 9:21 am
Forum: General Technical Discussion
Topic: Upgrading to discs all round
Replies: 39
Views: 3887

Upgrading to discs all round

I have vented wilwoods with dual circuit remote servo that will cope with anything I have done.
The most important factor is pad make and material, get the heat range for a particular use.
by turboscim
Fri Jan 11, 2019 8:33 am
Forum: Car Shows
Topic: Classic Days 2019 NEW VENUE
Replies: 24
Views: 3199

Classic Days 2019 NEW VENUE

It seems track sessions fully booked
by turboscim
Sun Jan 06, 2019 3:45 pm
Forum: Car Shows
Topic: Classic Days 2019 NEW VENUE
Replies: 24
Views: 3199

Classic Days 2019 NEW VENUE

That looks good if its the same this year.
Ferry cost is £82.50 return but a lot of hotels have been block booked by tour operators
by turboscim
Thu Jan 03, 2019 8:43 am
Forum: Car Shows
Topic: Classic Days 2019 NEW VENUE
Replies: 24
Views: 3199

Classic Days 2019 NEW VENUE

Looking at the website I can't seem to find how much tracktime you get for your money.
The last time I was on the silverstone G P circuit I had 3 hours for that price + one set of pads & two tyres!
by turboscim
Thu Jan 03, 2019 8:36 am
Forum: Project Progress
Topic: Joe's 1972 GTE - Fun* things to do while your engine is being balanced...
Replies: 497
Views: 88646

Joe's 1972 GTE - MOT'd

I have run a T5 for years and have not been able to break it doing track days and at santa pod and that's with 320 lbs torque.
by turboscim
Tue Dec 18, 2018 6:50 pm
Forum: Car Shows
Topic: Silverstone Classic 26-28 July 2019
Replies: 48
Views: 4971

Silverstone Classic 26-28 July 2019

Hi Kev. count me in for 3 days

pete
by turboscim
Sat Dec 15, 2018 11:27 am
Forum: Car Shows
Topic: Classic Days 2019 NEW VENUE
Replies: 24
Views: 3199

Classic Days 2019 NEW VENUE

My comment was not an ad. quite the opposite, just to show what you can pay if you are not a thrifty scimitar owner.
I have pencilled in the date next year for an independent trip and look forward to meeting some scim. owners there.
by turboscim
Sat Dec 15, 2018 9:47 am
Forum: Car Shows
Topic: Classic Days 2019 NEW VENUE
Replies: 24
Views: 3199

Classic Days 2019 NEW VENUE

Yes that is tour price not my price. I always go to le mans independently and have done every year for over 30 years. In the old days part of the fun was getting best price ferry, sometimes a 3day return out and another back was best I even got a free beer after apologising for ' missing' the boat o...
by turboscim
Fri Dec 14, 2018 12:22 pm
Forum: Car Shows
Topic: Classic Days 2019 NEW VENUE
Replies: 24
Views: 3199

Classic Days 2019 NEW VENUE

One person one car with classicgt £1650 bargain

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