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by CNHSS1
Sun Jul 12, 2020 2:36 pm
Forum: Project Progress
Topic: Mikey Bikey's Scimega
Replies: 844
Views: 79866

Mikey Bikey's Scimega

I believe, and im happy to be proven wrong, but pad area doesnt really affect braking effort as the clamping force is the same, but a smaller pad area would overheat sooner
by CNHSS1
Sun Jul 12, 2020 9:46 am
Forum: Project Progress
Topic: Mikey Bikey's Scimega
Replies: 844
Views: 79866

Mikey Bikey's Scimega

Dont buy cheap brake components...
by CNHSS1
Sun Jul 12, 2020 9:45 am
Forum: General Technical Discussion
Topic: Valve spring compressor nissan ET / DET
Replies: 16
Views: 267

Valve spring compressor nissan ET / DET

Tbh i havent tried it on DET, will try on spare head this evening
by CNHSS1
Sun Jul 12, 2020 9:20 am
Forum: SS1/SST/Sabre
Topic: LED SS1 indicator/sidelights
Replies: 21
Views: 207

LED SS1 indicator/sidelights

If they are super bright may need dimming when indicating like many new cars or the orange indicators cant be seen, all getting complicated now...
by CNHSS1
Sun Jul 12, 2020 9:18 am
Forum: Project Progress
Topic: Mikey Bikey's Scimega
Replies: 844
Views: 79866

Mikey Bikey's Scimega

My TVR had a ball valve, ex sierra or granaf iirc, that allowed normal braking to rear when car was parrallel to ground ie gradually applied braking, but under heavy braking when the nose dipped and tail went high, the valve reduced braking to rear to stop rears locking. Im a sierra, they are mounte...
by CNHSS1
Sun Jul 12, 2020 3:00 am
Forum: SS1/SST/Sabre
Topic: LED SS1 indicator/sidelights
Replies: 21
Views: 207

LED SS1 indicator/sidelights

Thats really good, and safer too no doubt. As they are nice and bright, could they be configured to act as DRLs? Ie permanently on for those that wanted it. I often ran with sidelights on back in the day when using my SS1s on the road as my dily drives, simply as they were so much smaller than the b...
by CNHSS1
Sat Jul 11, 2020 8:06 pm
Forum: Project Progress
Topic: G130 YCF sprint car
Replies: 1373
Views: 99174

G130 YCF sprint car

Yeah. Always intended upgrading to those lights youve got, but as it wasnt used on the road couldnt justify it
by CNHSS1
Sat Jul 11, 2020 7:18 pm
Forum: Project Progress
Topic: G130 YCF sprint car
Replies: 1373
Views: 99174

G130 YCF sprint car

I used bandit style motorbike lights and they passed an MOT but were like a glow worm in a power cut :lol: mine was a trailer queen, but old rules meant had to be MOTd
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by CNHSS1
Sat Jul 11, 2020 7:14 pm
Forum: Project Progress
Topic: G130 YCF sprint car
Replies: 1373
Views: 99174

G130 YCF sprint car

Phil Andrew will be having kittens :lol: :lol:

Nice projector lights, same as Tvr use 8)
by CNHSS1
Sat Jul 11, 2020 6:25 pm
Forum: SS1/SST/Sabre
Topic: Front hub fitting
Replies: 11
Views: 208

Front hub fitting

If you have a deep enough vice a bit of timber with a hole in it and press it home
by CNHSS1
Sat Jul 11, 2020 3:19 pm
Forum: Project Progress
Topic: Corky's Scimitars and other short stories
Replies: 2365
Views: 205559

Corky's Scimitars and other short stories

If by any chance they are same as ET, i have a few
by CNHSS1
Sat Jul 11, 2020 3:17 pm
Forum: Project Progress
Topic: Corky's Scimitars and other short stories
Replies: 2365
Views: 205559

Corky's Scimitars and other short stories

If you get stuck Steve i have some in an old head. If buying new, ensure they are sodium filled as OEM are and not just pattern valves. DE were solid, DET sodium
by CNHSS1
Sat Jul 11, 2020 3:15 pm
Forum: SS1/SST/Sabre
Topic: Front hub fitting
Replies: 11
Views: 208

Front hub fitting

Yup, just tap it home, trying to keep it square as Phil says
by CNHSS1
Sat Jul 11, 2020 3:13 pm
Forum: General Technical Discussion
Topic: Valve spring compressor nissan ET / DET
Replies: 16
Views: 267

Valve spring compressor nissan ET / DET

Ive got same as Team Crosby
by CNHSS1
Sat Jul 11, 2020 8:46 am
Forum: Project Progress
Topic: Mikey Bikey's Scimega
Replies: 844
Views: 79866

Mikey Bikey's Scimega

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