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    The theory is that the exhaust gas is carrying a...

    The theory is that the exhaust gas is carrying a lot of unburnt fuel - well over the stoichiometric ratio, so it doesn't easily ignite.
    The exhaust gasses passing through the exhaust draw in fresh...
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    Yeah - everything I've read says that "all"...

    Yeah - everything I've read says that "all" blocks have 352 cast into them, and many places say that the casting number (C7AE) means diddly squat too :lol: and that the best way to tell is to look at...
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    Yeah - definitely not "numbers matching" ;) If...

    Yeah - definitely not "numbers matching" ;) If there's no interest (there was a sniff on eBay, to be fair) I might pull the heads to measure the bore & stroke to confirm for sure what capacity it is...
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    12! Crikey Simon, I now assume you are either a...

    12! Crikey Simon, I now assume you are either a lottery winner or very good at striking a frugal deal :) (They're a bucket list car of mine, but I'll need to lose oooooh about 10st to get in one, I...
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    Ah, remembered where the date code is:...

    Ah, remembered where the date code is:
    https://i.ibb.co/hMFGZhN/image.png

    7J6 (I am pretty sure that last digit is a 6) means 1967, September 6th.
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    Took some more pictures tonight - I have yet to...

    Took some more pictures tonight - I have yet to find the date codes again.. but did find the casting codes, for as much use as they are on an FE:

    The usual 352 cast in the valley:...
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    I just imagine Nige comes out of the garage...

    I just imagine Nige comes out of the garage looking like the abominable snowman every time he's done, leaving footprints in the 'snow' on the garage floor :lol:
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    Pretty recent; mine is Issue 15, August 2004,...

    Pretty recent; mine is Issue 15, August 2004, updated 15.09.11: https://www.dropbox.com/s/ht81qzchlgbn3fx/dax%20build%20manual%20full.pdf?dl=0
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    Not me .. but then I wasn't born for another six...

    Not me .. but then I wasn't born for another six years :mrgreen: ;)
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    :lol: Yep that's the place - we were on our way...

    :lol: Yep that's the place - we were on our way between home and Sixfields (we don't often go to M&S, but it's so nice in there .. never a queue, no one-way system like Tesco, nice people.. not that...
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    Ah yes, good point! What you see attached to the...

    Ah yes, good point! What you see attached to the engine is what you get :mrgreen:

    That does include the wooden pallet if you like..
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    Ford FE390 block & heads for sale

    Any interest? I can pull the date codes tomorrow, but if memory serves it's a 1960s block - with crank, pistons (+020 over IIRC), iron heads, lifters, cam, oil pump, timing cover etc and manual...
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    That's where I got the "Mumford" bit from ;)...

    That's where I got the "Mumford" bit from ;) googling that found the actual car .. but I wondered if anyone had ever seen one & recognised them - I'd certainly never seen one before! :)
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    I posted the 2010 manual in another thread if...

    I posted the 2010 manual in another thread if anyone needs it - obviously it's unlikely to directly correlate to the older chassis (especially if it's Dolly steering) :)
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    Kit car identification thread...

    Anyone recognise one of these?

    https://i.ibb.co/Xx0D0YF/image.png

    Three wheeler with the single wheel at the back, possibly rear engined, registered as a "Mumford" on a Q plate..

    .. wait, I...
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    People often tell me I fall short :( it's 'coz...

    People often tell me I fall short :( it's 'coz I've only got little legs. Ahem.

    I don't know the story of that particular engine - the photo is from a 3D Printing forum; he's 3D printed the...
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    Here's an idea to fix it (no idea if it will fix...

    Here's an idea to fix it (no idea if it will fix it...)

    https://i.ibb.co/rH8Th7M/image.png

    :mrgreen:
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    Looks brilliant - especially the Avons!

    Looks brilliant - especially the Avons!
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    Ooh always wanted a GT40. (And a Daytona. And.....

    Ooh always wanted a GT40. (And a Daytona. And.. and.. and.. and)

    One at a time, though :lol:
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    That's a bit fancy! :) John - I have the S-V-C...

    That's a bit fancy! :)

    John - I have the S-V-C lamp here somewhere and yes, it looks exactly like the other picture you posted. Nicely made, and ... not in use right now :lol: like many things on...
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    XJ40 3.54:1 differential

    Any interest in a non-PL 3.54:1 differential? Actually I need to check the ratio - it's from a 1992 XJ40 XJ12 and is unmodified. Worked fine when it was removed with no noises/knocks.

    Not sure...
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    Bignose (er .. that feels wrong :lol: ) if you...

    Bignose (er .. that feels wrong :lol: ) if you want to compare your master cylinder with a slightly later Dax, I'm not that far from you .. although the m/cyl in my car isn't the one specified in the...
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    Interesting - the Dax build manual shows a master...

    Interesting - the Dax build manual shows a master cylinder that has four outlets, but the two nearest the servo are both 10mm (side and bottom) and farthest are 12mm (side and bottom)! And that's...
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    Tony, do you need us to call someone? Or is...

    Tony, do you need us to call someone? Or is predictive text just messing with you.. ;)
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    I don't think that's the kind of reassurance he...

    I don't think that's the kind of reassurance he was looking for, Kev... :lol:
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