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    Nope, at least for the Spiyda lights, the back is...

    Nope, at least for the Spiyda lights, the back is totally flat:
    https://i.ibb.co/g7C13Zr/IMG-20190920-102419.jpg
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    I ordered perspex because I'd heard about the odd...

    I ordered perspex because I'd heard about the odd one shattering and didn't fancy a face-full of toughened glass bits; Chris @ Brasscraft did warn me that they will scratch much more easily than...
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    Definitely can't make it Saturday, unfortunately;...

    Definitely can't make it Saturday, unfortunately; I'd forgotten about Sywell and am now booked to go and help a friend fit a towbar to his Subaru.. think I'd rather be having a nice weekend at home...
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    Easy - buy one in the US, have it shipped to a...

    Easy - buy one in the US, have it shipped to a Freight Forwarder at their address, wait for it to arrive in the UK and then either go collect it or have it shipped on to your home.

    I just did this...
  5. It will stay 'locked' until a much higher torque...

    It will stay 'locked' until a much higher torque differential is reached, with a car several hundred kilos lighter than the original application that could result in the diff remaining locked through...
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    I love the GT40s .. get thee behind me, Satan!...

    I love the GT40s .. get thee behind me, Satan! :razz: ;) (Fortunately I'm too lardy to fit in one, so no chance of me buying another project!)
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    Measure twice, cut once .. and it'll still be the...

    Measure twice, cut once .. and it'll still be the wrong length :lol:
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    Missed the shower - did clip the sink, though,...

    Missed the shower - did clip the sink, though, and smashed a floor tile :( There hasn't been much garage time recently, although I have got the fuel tank almost completely plumbed in .. when some...
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    I'd forgotten about this, which means I'm double...

    I'd forgotten about this, which means I'm double booked on the Saturday .. so might go Sunday, weather depending.. been living here three years, would seem about time I actually made it! :oops:
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    Think we had the same tiler here, Alan! ...

    Think we had the same tiler here, Alan!

    https://i.ibb.co/qWFCHSp/IMG-20190911-212952.jpg

    (That's the 'after' picture .. 'after' they dropped off the wall one day!)
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    Sadly the previous owners paid for it to be done...

    Sadly the previous owners paid for it to be done - well, according to the paperwork that came with the extension.. likely it was "paid work" for their cousins uncles bothers sisters husband, however..
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    Congratulations! And Kevin, no more Mickey...

    Congratulations!

    And Kevin, no more Mickey taking from you about how long I'm taking now.. I'm still 20 years ahead of the curve! ;)
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    If you can build that, you can definitely build a...

    If you can build that, you can definitely build a car! Beautiful house.

    Are you any good at tiling? I could use some, er, assistance after several fell off the wall of our (professionally built!)...
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    Taps & dies, rivnut set (Memfast one) as Kuga...

    Taps & dies, rivnut set (Memfast one) as Kuga says are invaluable (and necessary) - but to be honest, I'd buy specific taps & dies I needed rather than a cheap set.. depending on manufacturer you are...
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    Which I shamelessly copied :D

    Which I shamelessly copied :D
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    IIRC I had to use 'fin' profile seal for the...

    IIRC I had to use 'fin' profile seal for the boot, otherwise the boot wouldn't close (it made it stand proud) - ah yes, googling up the post I stole the info from, this one:...
  17. I hear you on the upside-down-in-the-footwell...

    I hear you on the upside-down-in-the-footwell swearing.. I still need to finish plumbing the heater in, largely because I just don't physically fit upside down in the footwell! And I can never seem...
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    Cobra logo leather keyrings

    I got tired of not being able to find the keys in the garage, so decided I'd treat the horrible plastic key to a nice keyfob.. ordered two for the Cobra keys (plus two for the Range Rover) from a...
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    There's a measurement available for a...

    There's a measurement available for a "replacement shock absorber" for the Dax (straight bar with two holes to fix the ride height at "normal") - perhaps there's a similar measurement available for...
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    Given how hard it can be to get large sums of...

    Given how hard it can be to get large sums of cast out of the bank these days (apparently they have to ask, by law, what you intend to do with the money .. a smart-arse friend answered "Hookers and...
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    Something like £5k for a small stand...

    Something like £5k for a small stand over-the-road, I'm sure I heard somewhere once..
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    I have seriously considered just paying someone...

    I have seriously considered just paying someone to finish it .. but that requires money I don't really have, and at this point I'm not sure there's even anyone left building Daxes (beside Dax) - Dave...
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    :lol: According to Facebook .. not much has...

    :lol: According to Facebook .. not much has changed in 3 years! Although it has, it's all stuff you can't really see (wiring looms, etc). It edges forward, slowly but surely.. it should fire up and...
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    Yep, can't fault Bob (although he's a Brummie...

    Yep, can't fault Bob (although he's a Brummie transplant to the US, I won't hold that against him! :lol: ) - replacement wheel arrived and now, if I can get the original one welded and spun, I've got...
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    True - that happened with one of my wheels from...

    True - that happened with one of my wheels from Bob @ Vintage .. looked like FedEx had stuck a forklift fork through one of the boxes..
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