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Forum: GT40 Tech - Exterior, Interior, AC, & Trim 15th December 2017, 04:47 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 603
Posted By IanAnderson
Re: Dzus fasteners for CAV GT 40

Something like this?
40062 IB | Stainless Steel Zinc Plated Toggle Latch,Lockable, Lock not included,Spring Loaded, 300kgf Op.Tension, 74 x 28 x 19.5mm | Savigny...
Forum: GT40 Tech - Exterior, Interior, AC, & Trim 11th December 2017, 05:59 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 375
Posted By IanAnderson
Re: Problems finding a suitable door seal

Nick
Unless you have serious anti lift devices on your doors at 70 mph you will have half an inch of air between your spider and door!

A lot of rain came through that bit when I started driving...
Forum: RCR Forum - RCR40/SLC/917/Superlite Aero 10th December 2017, 05:31 PM
Replies: 113
Views: 40,694
Posted By IanAnderson
Re: possibly the sickest engine/tran package for an SLC ??

I know nothing more than I have read about it
http://www.gt40s.com/forum/all-gt40/45269-new-quaife-quantum-transaxle-info.html?highlight=Quaife+sequential+brands+hatch
Shows one in a GT40 being...
Forum: RCR Forum - RCR40/SLC/917/Superlite Aero 10th December 2017, 04:25 PM
Replies: 113
Views: 40,694
Posted By IanAnderson
Re: possibly the sickest engine/tran package for an SLC ??

Quaife/RPE 7-Speed Sequential Ultra-Compact Transaxle Gearbox - Spur (https://shop.quaife.co.uk/81g-quaife-rpe-7-speed-sequential-ultra-compact-transaxle-gearbox)

Ian
Forum: GT40 Tech - Exterior, Interior, AC, & Trim 10th December 2017, 03:20 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 375
Posted By IanAnderson
Re: Problems finding a suitable door seal

I remembered this thread.
http://www.gt40s.com/forum/rcr-forum-rcr40-slc-917-superlite-aero/25791-source-weather-strip-uk.html?highlight=Door+seal

Ian

Ok I am sad and have no life, but a good...
Forum: GT40s Wanted, and Parts or Services Needed 29th November 2017, 03:18 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 325
Posted By IanAnderson
Re: GTD wiper arm needed

I can highly recommend Car Builder Solutions, incredibly knowledgable and helpful.

They developed and made the Foreman P4 cars, so know a bit about these things.

Ian
Very happy customer.
Forum: Lola T70 Lounge 25th November 2017, 06:45 AM
Replies: 329
Views: 114,672
Posted By IanAnderson
Re: LOLA T70 scratch build...

Good to see you are working with Lola again.
Still amazes me how 50 ish years ago someone could decide to bend some bits of metal and come up with this design. Real engineering!

Cheers
Ian
Forum: GT40 Tech - Chassis,Brakes,Tires,&Wheels 25th November 2017, 04:44 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 845
Posted By IanAnderson
Re: tubular or monocoque ?

Interesting comment, to put together a package to race for a season. What would your ballpark figure be?
Start with a new Gelscoe or Superformance,
Remove all the non compliant bits
Add FIABag...
Forum: All GT40 23rd November 2017, 06:25 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 512
Posted By IanAnderson
Re: Help to Identify a Gulf GTD.....

Racking the grey matter here.

Before the final demise of GTD, did they not have a second factory set up in Manchester?

So based on that.
GTD0161M would work as 0161 is Manchester and M again a...
Forum: All GT40 21st November 2017, 06:40 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 512
Posted By IanAnderson
Re: Help to Identify a Gulf GTD.....

Hi Paul
I believe Malcolm McAdam would be your best bet at tracing GTD records

Ian
Forum: GT40 Tech - Chassis,Brakes,Tires,&Wheels 21st November 2017, 05:58 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 845
Posted By IanAnderson
Re: tubular or monocoque ?

Hi Stefan

Welcome to the World of GT40's
If you are wanting to actually race in historic events I believe you will be restricted to an original style Monocoque, with period correct brakes....
Forum: RCR Forum - RCR40/SLC/917/Superlite Aero 11th November 2017, 05:03 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 534
Posted By IanAnderson
Re: Sequential trans

Been done here

New Quaife gearbox tested in GT40 (http://www.gt40s.com/forum/all-gt40/45154-new-quaife-gearbox-tested-gt40.html)

Ian
Forum: The SLC Clubhouse 11th November 2017, 04:51 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 820
Posted By IanAnderson
Re: Front License

On hinges along the top of the number plate, inside the radiator opening.
When driving the air pressure pushes it up so air flows to radiator.

Stop and it swings back down so in place when you...
Forum: GT40 Tech - Fueling, Electrics, & Engine Cooling 9th November 2017, 03:10 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 437
Posted By IanAnderson
Re: Headlights

Honestly not sure, but if you say for a GT40 they will know what they are, and can also do the mounting brackets

Ian
Forum: GT40 Tech - Fueling, Electrics, & Engine Cooling 9th November 2017, 01:05 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 437
Posted By IanAnderson
Re: Headlights

Vauxhall Viva Headlights

Vauxhallviva.com

Ian
Forum: Wings, Wheels, and Keels 8th November 2017, 04:27 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 9,279
Posted By IanAnderson
Re: Lotus 38 ish Replica

I recon the second picture shows how you felt!

Congratulations it looks great and no doubt after a couple of shakedowns will be a blast to drive

Ian
Forum: GT40 Tech - Powertrain/Transaxles 5th November 2017, 04:10 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 682
Posted By IanAnderson
Re: Reverse Rotation Automatic Transaxle. Planetary gearset?

Probably looking to do something like Ralph did here
The V8 Owners Forum - :: View topic - My Metro (http://www.v8forum.co.uk/forum/viewtopic.php?t=7274&highlight=)

Al be it with a different...
Forum: All GT40 4th November 2017, 01:55 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 903
Posted By IanAnderson
Re: GT40 experience England

Nonsense

I would have to have been on a huge diet and had 3 inches chopped from my shins to meet those measurements!


Ian
Forum: All GT40 30th October 2017, 01:32 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 491
Posted By IanAnderson
Re: SLC build threads?

Have a look at Ron's post at the bottom of this page

Is gt40's important to you - let us know your thoughts...
Forum: Site Questions, Suggestions, & Comments 25th October 2017, 02:36 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 4,314
Posted By IanAnderson
Re: Is gt40's important to you - let us know your thoughts

Sorry John, I did exactly the same thing, perhaps it is a manual button a mod need to press.

Ian
Forum: GT40 Enthusiasts Club 25th October 2017, 01:36 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 676
Posted By IanAnderson
This Site

Good evening everyone
I am a regular on this site and likewise a member of this club, joining way back in 2003 to 2004

We have over the years managed to make some reasonable funds and I would...
Forum: Site Questions, Suggestions, & Comments 25th October 2017, 01:31 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 4,314
Posted By IanAnderson
Re: Is gt40's important to you - let us know your thoughts

Hi John
I am like you. I have done so and got two icons in the name area

We need to keep this site open and not advertiser pop up loaded like so many others.

That said I am sure that Ron has...
Forum: The Paddock 24th October 2017, 12:45 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 574
Posted By IanAnderson
Re: I'm Back!

Welcome back you old goat

Hope a fine filly helped you over your mare weeks!

Good to see you back in the saddle.

Had to get those in before horse whisperer Pete

Ian
Forum: GT40 Build Logs 21st October 2017, 03:21 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 13,412
Posted By IanAnderson
Re: KVA Project

Looking very good, great colour choice

Ian
Forum: GT40 Tech - Fueling, Electrics, & Engine Cooling 20th October 2017, 11:39 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 480
Posted By IanAnderson
Re: Radiator Questions

Small hole at top is a bleed pipe back to the header tank

Large hole is for the fan switch - It is called an otter switch

Inlet would be on the left side of that photograph and outlet on the...
Forum: The Paddock 17th October 2017, 12:47 PM
Replies: 2,113
Views: 138,917
Posted By IanAnderson
Re: GT40s.com Paddock Politics Thread

Hi Marcus
Germany is one to talk!
You guys thought you were voting for a miracle, instead you got a Merkyl

:lol::lol::lol:

Ian
Forum: Site Questions, Suggestions, & Comments 17th October 2017, 01:37 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 735
Posted By IanAnderson
Re: Logging in to the site

Hi Chris
Is the address bar at the top White or dark grey? White is normal grey is private.

On the IPhone click on the two squares at bottom right
There are three possibles private + and Done...
Forum: Video and Pictures Buffet 14th October 2017, 03:12 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 829
Posted By IanAnderson
Just surfing and this came up

First GT40 Tested Developed and Raced - YouTube (https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=UnF5-DzyqcA)

Ian
Forum: Site Questions, Suggestions, & Comments 11th October 2017, 04:44 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 735
Posted By IanAnderson
Re: Logging in to the site

Hi Chris
I had this a while back on my IPad when I accidentally turned on to private browsing

It does not remember any passwords etc in this mode.

Perhaps your computer, tablet etc is in this...
Forum: The Paddock 11th October 2017, 02:46 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 943
Posted By IanAnderson
Re: VNUK

Interesting perspective
New European ruling means changes to insurance law – but do I really need a policy for my lawnmower?...
Forum: GT40 Build Logs 9th October 2017, 01:38 AM
Replies: 595
Views: 201,141
Posted By IanAnderson
Re: Jimmymac & Alistair's Cars

Hi
On the nose area next to the headlight you have a teardrop bubble.
What does it cover / why is it there?

Cheers
Ian
Forum: Video and Pictures Buffet 6th October 2017, 02:14 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,866
Posted By IanAnderson
Re: What's better than one GT40?

If you have not been to the Le Mans Classic it should be on your bucket list!

Really amazing event, but now so busy.

Ian
Forum: Video and Pictures Buffet 5th October 2017, 04:47 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,866
Posted By IanAnderson
Re: What's better than one GT40?

LMC track time (http://www.gt40s.com/forum/gt40-enthusiasts-club/32165-lmc-track-time.html)



LMC2010 Pictures (http://www.gt40s.com/forum/gt40-enthusiasts-club/32230-lmc2010-pictures.html)

I...
Forum: Video and Pictures Buffet 5th October 2017, 03:38 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,866
Posted By IanAnderson
Re: What's better than one GT40?

A few more than two?
Fifty Forties - YouTube (https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=aQWxFJz_ST4)

Ian:thumbsup:
Forum: Introduce Yourself Here! 3rd October 2017, 05:00 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 787
Posted By IanAnderson
Re: New GTD40 owner

Welcome to the mad house Steve

Ian
Forum: GT40 Build Logs 30th September 2017, 03:01 PM
Replies: 254
Views: 78,819
Posted By IanAnderson
Re: SouthernGT No6

Well done Nick, now tomorrow do the same again but try changing from first to second :poke::poke:
Hey I remember doing just as you are doing, luckily always made it back home under its own steam.
...
Forum: GT40 Enthusiasts Club 28th September 2017, 01:02 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,984
Posted By IanAnderson
Re: 2017 Classic Motor Show, NEC, 10-12 November

Can someone please update this

If I am needed I need to book air tickets
If my car is needed I need to arrange to get it driven up

I am in Edinburgh and the car near Heathrow, but also have...
Forum: GT40 Tech - Powertrain/Transaxles 27th September 2017, 03:33 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 489
Posted By IanAnderson
Re: Explain This Clutch/Transaxle Behavior

Input shaft binding in end of crankshaft.
Either not drilled deep enough or bearing not correct oillite bush not being Oillite or bell housing not being correctly aligned so shaft slightly off...
Forum: GT40 Tech - Chassis,Brakes,Tires,&Wheels 26th September 2017, 04:20 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 898
Posted By IanAnderson
Re: Parking Brake Woes

Also do a check on the wheel bearings.
If loose they may allow the wheel to move enough to touch

Ian
Forum: Introduce Yourself Here! 26th September 2017, 01:34 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 651
Posted By IanAnderson
Re: Its Timeto Go Vintage Racing...

Stunning car and great photos.

How does its height stack up compared to a GT40? It looks lower.

Ian
Forum: The Paddock 16th September 2017, 02:44 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 970
Posted By IanAnderson
Re: IRMA

Thanks for the update Walter

Good to hear people are OK

Ian
Forum: The Paddock 16th September 2017, 02:24 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 970
Posted By IanAnderson
Re: IRMA

Great to hear Jack and Walter are ok

Has anyone heard from Pat /Veek?

Ian
Forum: The SLC Clubhouse 12th September 2017, 03:38 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 985
Posted By IanAnderson
Re: License Plate Lights

TVR Griffith type unit which uses a translucent number plate and back lighting?

Ian
Forum: GT40 Enthusiasts Club 12th September 2017, 01:45 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,984
Posted By IanAnderson
Re: 2017 Classic Motor Show, NEC, 10-12 November

Hey Paul

I offered Darren the Dax!

From exquisite of Andrews to a basic build.

I can do Saturday and Sunday flying down from Scotland and no doubt someone would volunteer to drive the car...
Forum: GT40 Build Logs 10th September 2017, 05:13 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 4,578
Posted By IanAnderson
Re: Henty's scratchbuild GT40

Hi Henty

Have you found Robin Sundt's website
Do you want to build a GT40? Ford GT40 Web Site Index GT 40 Replica Kit Sports Cars
Le Mans Racing Sundt (http://www.gt40.co.uk/gt40st05.html)
...
Forum: GT40 Tech - Powertrain/Transaxles 10th September 2017, 02:20 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 648
Posted By IanAnderson
Re: UN1 gearbox

My guess would be that the gear change mechanism is stiffening up as it gets hot. It did on my first system and when the rods in the rod change warmed up they would go solid in the sliders.

I...
Forum: GT40 Tech - Fueling, Electrics, & Engine Cooling 6th September 2017, 01:43 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 6,493
Posted By IanAnderson
Re: Installation of Jenveys with Emerald ECU on my 302

Hi Dave
On my Dax I need to blow through from the fuel pump side using air every couple of years.

It seems there is some crud in my tanks that slowly build up in the tank fuel pickup pipes and it...
Forum: GT40 Tech - Fueling, Electrics, & Engine Cooling 5th September 2017, 01:31 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 778
Posted By IanAnderson
Re: engine popping

Start it at night and in the dark and see if you are getting sparks escaping from the spark plug wires.
Ian
Forum: Introduce Yourself Here! 2nd September 2017, 04:51 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,011
Posted By IanAnderson
Forum: All GT40 31st August 2017, 05:00 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,055
Posted By IanAnderson
Re: Houston TX forum member, I can help

I could not agree more

Well done Howard.

Ian
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