Search:

Type: Posts; User: drammyboy; Keyword(s):

Page 1 of 9 1 2 3 4

Search: Search took 0.02 seconds.

  1. Replies
    20
    Views
    1,149

    With the number of different IVA questions asked...

    With the number of different IVA questions asked by many members on here
    would the Forum benefit from a specific section
    'IVA questions'
    then possibly sub-sections to group them under...
  2. Replies
    20
    Views
    1,149

    Can’t raise the seat Craig. Bringing the seat...

    Can’t raise the seat Craig.
    Bringing the seat up would also mean bringing up the top of the headrest 700mm Rule
    also my upper seat belt anchorage point would need raised .
    My upper eye bolt and ...
  3. Replies
    20
    Views
    1,149

    http://img4.imagetitan.com/img4/small/21/21_copyof...

    http://img4.imagetitan.com/img4/small/21/21_copyofseats148.jpg

    http://img4.imagetitan.com/img4/small/21/21_seats146.jpg

    The headrest meets the 700 MIN requirement
    BUT
    The 50mm above the top...
  4. Replies
    20
    Views
    1,149

    Thanks for the quick reply Paul I need to know...

    Thanks for the quick reply Paul

    I need to know the distances from the top of your seat to the underside of the headrest
    I think the regulation size is either 25mm or 50mm
    Anyone?

    Yes – I...
  5. Replies
    20
    Views
    1,149

    Paul – Interested to see your solution to this...

    Paul – Interested to see your solution to this problem

    Looking at the regulations for the headrest I am in the same boat.
    I do not want a huge headrest appearing from my low back seats.

    My...
  6. Replies
    839
    Views
    98,396

    Another great update with good clear images....

    Another great update with good clear images.
    10/10 once again

    Just look back at what you have achieved in little over a year.
    This build will give inspiration to others that want to build a kit...
  7. Replies
    0
    Views
    122

    Making your own seat belt framework

    These photos might help others who are in the same position.
    You'll need a good selection of tools and equipment.

    Cross beam bracing and triangulation to side and rear
    Frame is bolted to the...
  8. Replies
    39
    Views
    1,920

    This would be a more constructive comment Craig....

    This would be a more constructive comment Craig.

    I have had 2 cars pass with overriders fitted and HERE is a photo of them.

    I take it you have read the posts from the 1st page where Steve's car...
  9. Replies
    39
    Views
    1,920

    Ignorance of the law is no excuse Volkswagen...

    Ignorance of the law is no excuse

    Volkswagen "cheated"
    The Rules were broken by installing something or other to get a PASS
    Just think of all the compensation claims…..

    What would you...
  10. Replies
    39
    Views
    1,920

    So...we only adhere to the absolutely safety...

    So...we only adhere to the absolutely safety critical Rules and use all our ingenuity to circumvent others we consider superfluous.

    Don't think IVA examiner with his tick sheet will go along with...
  11. Replies
    39
    Views
    1,920

    Now we are getting somewhere with fair impartial...

    Now we are getting somewhere with fair impartial comment.
    (within 7 hours)
    My shoe idea has become ‘sound’ and ‘probably fine.’

    I would NEVER tell someone to cheat the system
    Ie- fit...
  12. Replies
    39
    Views
    1,920

    Jim - I seem to have offended you and for that I...

    Jim - I seem to have offended you and for that I appologise.
    It takes all sorts to make a world so bend a little with the wind

    Now
    You have agreed with the experienced professional builder
    I...
  13. Replies
    39
    Views
    1,920

    Based on what evidence......a guess A smooth...

    Based on what evidence......a guess

    A smooth transition from chrome overrider to my grp shoe
    Which has a decent ½” radius

    My grp shoe is located by the two stainless tubes and will...
  14. Thread: Seats

    by drammyboy
    Replies
    8
    Views
    452

    I think your main concern was the Rules.... I...

    I think your main concern was the Rules....
    I was in the same position just a few weeks ago with regards the upper seat bent anchorage point.
    My seats were a very reasonable £200 delivered.
    ...
  15. What improvement would you make to your Cobra ?

    I would fit Pilgrim wiper box grp mouldings to my Dax shell
    This would position the wiper boxes at the correct angle with no need for the chrome bezels

    Alter the 2-piece gearbox removable...
  16. Replies
    39
    Views
    1,920

    The salient point was fitting overriders to pass...

    The salient point was fitting overriders to pass the current test.

    I do hope someone will be along to provide photos of IVA 'friendly' overriders or explain how they managed to pass with them...
  17. Replies
    39
    Views
    1,920

    I also said that I'd NEVER built a Cobra for the...

    I also said that I'd NEVER built a Cobra for the current IVA test.

    I presume you have built several for the test or have all of yours had the overriders been fitted after a pass was recorded?...
  18. Replies
    39
    Views
    1,920

    but you advocated removal of the overriders and...

    but you advocated removal of the overriders and bumpers to pass the test

    I'd appreciate a photo of the 'friendly' IVA overriders
    You know the ones with the smooth back or those with the wee radius
  19. Replies
    39
    Views
    1,920

    Awe naw..............

    Awe naw..............
  20. Replies
    39
    Views
    1,920

    http://img4.imagetitan.com/img4/small/21/21_seats1...

    http://img4.imagetitan.com/img4/small/21/21_seats141.jpg

    http://img4.imagetitan.com/img4/small/21/21_seats139.jpg

    http://img4.imagetitan.com/img4/small/21/21_seats144.jpg
  21. Replies
    23
    Views
    1,459

    I take it you the sump has oil to the dip stick...

    I take it you the sump has oil to the dip stick level.

    Try again with some Wynns oil additive.....it is a bit thicker.
    Fingers crossed this time.......it should take no more than about 10-20 secs...
  22. Replies
    39
    Views
    1,920

    No need to cheat when you can comply. These...

    No need to cheat when you can comply.

    These will be painted blue to suit the bodyshell.
    I thought about vacuum chroming them - but that costs £
    ...
  23. Replies
    4
    Views
    483

    A great idea – all modern drivetrain

    A great idea – all modern drivetrain
  24. Replies
    159
    Views
    14,161

    Guess how high the gearbox would need to be...

    Guess how high the gearbox would need to be tilted/lifted to gain just 1mm of bonnet clearance? taking into account the pivot point would be the engine mounts !

    My engineering design backgound (...
  25. Replies
    159
    Views
    14,161

    Raising the gearbox ! After reading your #17...

    Raising the gearbox !
    After reading your #17 post on the gearbox angle and seeing the tailshaft photo
    any higher and the prop will hit the prop hoop.

    I see you have the smooth bonnet.
    I take it...
Results 1 to 25 of 223
Page 1 of 9 1 2 3 4