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    Ah! Venturi effect. Yes I understand it now. Many...

    Ah! Venturi effect. Yes I understand it now. Many thanks.

    sceptic

    PS Thank you for using my favourite word - Stoichiometric .... Stoichiometry The unattainable perfection.
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    Very Interesting thread, but I don't understand...

    Very Interesting thread, but I don't understand the physics of the problem.

    I get that gas (burnt fuel residue and some unburnt fuel) is escaping from between manifold and header.

    Is the...
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    What have you done to upset Mr Trump???? ...

    What have you done to upset Mr Trump????

    sceptic
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    http://indexsmart.mirasmart.com/25esv/PDFfiles/25E...

    http://indexsmart.mirasmart.com/25esv/PDFfiles/25ESV-000350.pdf

    Wow! What a great piece of research. Really interesting.

    Always make sure your belt - of whatever type - is properly adjusted.
    ...
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    I'm sorry but I still don't understand! How is...

    I'm sorry but I still don't understand!

    How is an ordinary seat belt any better than a 3 point or a 4 point harness? Are they all as iffy as one another?

    What's the science behind it?

    So re...
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    Many thanks for the link. With regards to...

    Many thanks for the link.

    With regards to submarining what's the difference between a 4 point and 3 point harness.

    I take it by submarining you mean sliding under the lap strap.

    sceptic
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    3 Point Harness

    Just a bit confused about the harnesses for my Gen 1 AK.

    Am I right in saying that the top fixing point is a quick release type due to it being an eye bolt.
    Am I also right in saying the bottom...
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    Have I seen high end supercars with aluminium...

    Have I seen high end supercars with aluminium bodies being glued together.
    If the glue is good enough it may mean not having to go anywhere near the stuff with a flame.

    Just a thought

    sceptic
  9. Hi I'm No expert but I just googled 'steel...

    Hi I'm No expert but I just googled 'steel crystal structure etching' and came up with something interesting.

    Over time there are many naturally occurring processes that can highlight the crystal...
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    I do not think electric battery cars are the...

    I do not think electric battery cars are the future.

    The best solution is hydrogen fuel cells.

    The hydrogen should be produced using base load nuclear - fission for now , fusion when...
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    My car doesn't look anything like the one in the...

    My car doesn't look anything like the one in the film.

    Where did I go wrong??

    sceptic
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    Recently putting carpet in the boot and annoyed...

    Recently putting carpet in the boot and annoyed by trim constantly coming off.

    I used some hot melt glue to secure the ends of the trim in place. Worked a treat, cheap, and easy to do. I know it...
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    Thank you drammyboy. I now have a clear idea...

    Thank you drammyboy.

    I now have a clear idea of how to proceed.

    Circular Mirror of a diameter fully enclosing the rectangular shapes of the manual.

    Mounted on the screen pillar high enough...
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    Wing Mirrors

    I have been searching the forums for some guidance on which 'external rear view mirror' to buy and fit to my AK.

    I need information about current IVA rules. Most of the posts concern SVA from...
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    Of course - we don't want to scare anybody!!

    Of course - we don't want to scare anybody!!
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    I too had mine fitted by AK before delivery. I...

    I too had mine fitted by AK before delivery. I think it looks great.

    But..... If you do decide to do it don't forget to remove the plastic film whilst you can still get at it!

    sceptic
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    I couldn't agree more with this thread. I've...

    I couldn't agree more with this thread.

    I've been a spanner monkey for most of my life and could never afford Snap-on and could never see myself using 'FACOM' so when I discovered the quality and...
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    I went through this when I installed my brake...

    I went through this when I installed my brake system.

    The master cylinder has two sections, each with an outlet.
    The section closest to the servo is the primary and the one furthest away is the...
  19. Thread: Horns

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    Hi, I don't think it matters about the type of...

    Hi,
    I don't think it matters about the type of horn - it's just about having one.

    I used this one
    https://www.carbuilder.com/uk/twin-tone-air-horns
    Not very expensive but loud!

    You do not...
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    Thank you for all your help. Went to British...

    Thank you for all your help.
    Went to British Motor Museum.
    Certificate in post - only £28.00

    Thanks again

    sceptic
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    Engine Date Certificate

    Can anybody help with getting an engine date certificate for my Rover V8.
    Is there a place that holds and dispenses (sells) this information.
    I have no other paperwork for the engine apart from...
  22. I have an AK chassis and I built it up using four...

    I have an AK chassis and I built it up using four SGS stands.
    It was definitely not the same shape when I finally put it on its wheels.
    My garage is not large and not on the mains. It is a pain...
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    Yes, exactly those. (I must figure out how to get...

    Yes, exactly those. (I must figure out how to get that link in).

    I don't think they stick out any further than the conventional central overhead lamp.

    I'll wait for opinion on IVA

    sceptic
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    Number Plate Lights

    I have seen on the 'Car builders' site some LED lamps which can be used to fix and illuminate the rear number plate.

    Does any think or know if these would be acceptable for the IVA examination.
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    Elastoplast (1 box - various sizes) Swear box ...

    Elastoplast (1 box - various sizes)
    Swear box

    sceptic
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