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by gazza82
Wed Mar 04, 2020 4:15 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: #GenevaInternationalMotorShow #CANCELLED
Replies: 17
Views: 780

Re: #GenevaInternationalMotorShow #CANCELLED

Well at the moment the Restoration Show at the NEC in March IS going ahead .. our Club has just had an update .. Organisers of the show, Clarion Events, continue to carefully monitor the coronavirus situation. Ensuring the safety of all attendees is our top priority and Clarion Events will be implem...
by gazza82
Tue Mar 03, 2020 10:06 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: #GenevaInternationalMotorShow #CANCELLED
Replies: 17
Views: 780

Re: #GenevaInternationalMotorShow #CANCELLED

suffolkpete wrote:
Fri Feb 28, 2020 2:08 pm
I'm wondering if the Practical Classics Restoration Show is going to suffer the same fate in a month's time.
Well given that people returning from the affected areas don't appear to be getting stopped and checked at airports, I don't think our Government is going to think of something that logical!
by gazza82
Wed Feb 26, 2020 3:02 pm
Forum: Members Cars & Projects
Topic: Zel's Fleet Blog...Jag, Citroen, Mercedes, Sinclair & AC Model 70
Replies: 537
Views: 62970

Re: Zel's Fleet Blog...Jag, Citroen, Mercedes, Sinclair & AC Model 70

Had a work colleague who bought one in the 90s and both were broken (pointing down and a bit "limp"). He called the previous owner and asked if he knew why .. and was told "Wife broke them. Hung her handbag on them!" :shock: I remember a mate's Dad who couldn't understand why his wife was always re-...
by gazza82
Tue Feb 25, 2020 5:32 pm
Forum: Members Cars & Projects
Topic: Austin A35 Project
Replies: 21
Views: 2723

Re: Austin A35 Project

So here are those 8" drums .. 20191204_front_suspension.jpg I was surprised at how easy the car was to move until I found the 8" shoes in a cupboard in the garage! And the brake return springs under the car .. sill.jpg The nearside sill was a lot worse than I remembered .. the offside isn't quite as...
by gazza82
Tue Feb 25, 2020 4:14 pm
Forum: Members Cars & Projects
Topic: Zel's Fleet Blog...Jag, Citroen, Mercedes, Sinclair & AC Model 70
Replies: 537
Views: 62970

Re: Zel's Fleet Blog...Jag, Citroen, Mercedes, Sinclair & AC Model 70

Loving the mirror switches!! Beats black plastic .. but probably not H&S! :lol:
by gazza82
Fri Feb 14, 2020 3:55 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Parts Interchangeablity Guide - October 2004
Replies: 2
Views: 325

Re: Parts Interchangeablity Guide - October 2004

If you know which magazine is is you might get a copy here .. but if it's a separate or pull-out supplement it may not be included ...

http://magazineexchange.co.uk/cw/Practi ... ssics-2004
by gazza82
Fri Feb 14, 2020 2:38 pm
Forum: Members Cars & Projects
Topic: Zel's Fleet Blog...Jag, Citroen, Mercedes, Sinclair & AC Model 70
Replies: 537
Views: 62970

Re: Zel's Fleet Blog...Jag, Citroen, Mercedes, Sinclair & AC Model 70

Drop down to T and there are a few more under £100 each

Or look for S and get White Sidewalls! :D
by gazza82
Fri Feb 14, 2020 2:37 pm
Forum: Members Cars & Projects
Topic: Zel's Fleet Blog...Jag, Citroen, Mercedes, Sinclair & AC Model 70
Replies: 537
Views: 62970

Re: Zel's Fleet Blog...Jag, Citroen, Mercedes, Sinclair & AC Model 70

There were some expensive ones .. maybe not in that V rating though ..
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by gazza82
Thu Feb 13, 2020 9:16 am
Forum: Members Cars & Projects
Topic: Zel's Fleet Blog...Jag, Citroen, Mercedes, Sinclair & AC Model 70
Replies: 537
Views: 62970

Re: Zel's Fleet Blog...Jag, Citroen, Mercedes, Sinclair & AC Model 70

Zel, Found this site on another forum recently .. seems to be links to suppliers as you find the tyre you want. Has a few options if you search down past the ditch-finders. I've also used TyreLeaders in the past and get a local fitter to do the deed .. for a "contribution to their Xmas party fund" ....