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    Strange no shots of the engine. Isn’t it weird...

    Strange no shots of the engine. Isn’t it weird how eBay adverts located in London frequently seem to have a “dodgy” feel to them? Maybe just me.
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    Oh don’t get me started! Everything’s so...

    Oh don’t get me started! Everything’s so complicated now, even buying oil which used to be a simple case of whichever name you prefer (or which one tastes best to you) and had the correct numbers...
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    Will do. Hopefully beginning of next month.

    Will do. Hopefully beginning of next month.
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    I have a couple of cheap very-nears, not even...

    I have a couple of cheap very-nears, not even sure if they have a name on them, a 6" and a 4", they are accurate enough for working in the garage. I must say I find the 4" the most useful, it can...
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    Thanks BW, if I don't get any joy at my local...

    Thanks BW, if I don't get any joy at my local I'll try there.
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    Hi bw, any chance you could let me know which...

    Hi bw, any chance you could let me know which P.O.? I’m close to Preston myself and may be worth me trying same one.
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    Nice looking setup and machining that JamesB,...

    Nice looking setup and machining that JamesB, I'll have a look into that system as an alternative to Corsa if I decide to go that way.
    Hope it all works as designed.
    I'm wondering if I could graft...
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    If you’ve checked your ignition timing and...

    If you’ve checked your ignition timing and you’re absolutely sure it is good then the crank-cam relationship can’t have changed. The dizzy is driven by the cam so any error introduced between...
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    Nearly ready for IVA!

    Nearly ready for IVA!
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    Good to hear Aaron, at least the rain stopped for...

    Good to hear Aaron, at least the rain stopped for a while!
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    Tink I’d rather hire put my own body than the...

    Tink I’d rather hire put my own body than the Cobra. Probably wouldn’t make much mind you unless they were paying by the kilo.
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    Hi Aaron Thanks for the picture, think i...

    Hi Aaron

    Thanks for the picture, think i understand a little better now, if I recall I did mention that I may not understand completely what is going on!

    But now your gearbox issue, it never...
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    For the purpose if this test I don't think the...

    For the purpose if this test I don't think the accuracy of your flywheel mounting is going to make any difference, that axis of rotation is your crank centre you could have anything between your...
  14. Thread: LS3 Twin Turbo

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    What a beast, I wish! 180 may be more difficult...

    What a beast, I wish! 180 may be more difficult when it has to push the air out of the way though!
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    Terminology is not exactly clear, by "Single...

    Terminology is not exactly clear, by "Single Spark" do you mean a single spark souce (Coil) or a single coil per cylinder?

    If you have a distributor you will have a single coil providing sparks...
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    Yeah, give that garage a good clear out and if...

    Yeah, give that garage a good clear out and if you find any V8 engines or Jaguar suspension parts you need removing I'd be happy to dispose of them responsibly for you.
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    That was my thoughts, it will be much easier to...

    That was my thoughts, it will be much easier to find a suitable cover for those washing machines and they'll block much less light from your front window than a Carcoon, no way my Cobra would be...
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    Bit difficult to see as those photo's are quite...

    Bit difficult to see as those photo's are quite large and blured on my PC but I think I get the gist. A couple of things seem a bit odd to me, maybe I'm not understanding correctly.

    1) You seem...
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    Was just looking over the GD assembly video (for...

    Was just looking over the GD assembly video (for another reason) today. The video was probably 'old' even when I built my car and this shows the fitting of a servo with the master cylinder, which...
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    As we're now in 2021 shouldn't that date be prior...

    As we're now in 2021 shouldn't that date be prior to jan 1981?
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    Don't worry about it, I know the feeling, been...

    Don't worry about it, I know the feeling, been there many times myself and I have quite a thick skin these days.
    I may not be completely understanding what your are doing or where you are measuring,...
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    When I built my car I didn't know about this...

    When I built my car I didn't know about this engine-'box alignment stuff which was great as it saved me a load of time not having to take the gearbox apart during the build. Find it difficult to...
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    Liking the look of those bonnet hinges, have...

    Liking the look of those bonnet hinges, have toyed with the idea of making something similar myself. Wonder if the boot has similar?
    Side vents look good too.
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    It does seem odd to me that 'old' cars are...

    It does seem odd to me that 'old' cars are allowed to not have a MoT but newer cars do require them. My daily driver is comming up to 13 years old this year and is still in good shape, not like days...
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    Hey body on is a real high point in the build! ...

    Hey body on is a real high point in the build!

    You mention checking the hydraulics, presumably you have the pipes on the chassis terminating at a fitting for when they will eventually meet up with...
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