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Forum: The Garage Sale 18th October 2014, 07:43 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,303
Posted By A-tomic
Re: WTB urgently 016 throw out arm+ bearing

John,

I don't know if you found your parts or not but you can try www.rockauto.com (http://www.rockauto.com) in the US.
Look under 83 or 84 Audi. They still stocked seals and clutches with...
Forum: Wings, Wheels, and Keels 18th October 2014, 07:19 PM
Replies: 223
Views: 65,627
Posted By A-tomic
Re: Chevron B16 Replica

Hi guys,
Soon to be back working on the car. Bought a house with a great big shop at the back in Northern Ontario on Georgian Bay. Will be moving in mid Nov. All my junk will be there instead of in...
Forum: Wings, Wheels, and Keels 22nd April 2014, 07:13 PM
Replies: 223
Views: 65,627
Posted By A-tomic
Re: Chevron B16 Replica

I'm still kicking and hope to start the car again when I'm done with the lawyers and get my dad sorted out too.
Dave
Forum: The Paddock 26th August 2013, 10:00 PM
Replies: 88
Views: 4,704
Posted By A-tomic
Re: Good Moaning. Les Paul Guitar Anyone?

Keith,

Nice guitar eighties lawsuit with bolt on neck gotoh tuners but on the low end. I have a Yamaha SL450 from 84 from the same era set neck and a little over 10 lbs just as good as a gibson....
Forum: Wings, Wheels, and Keels 16th April 2012, 03:53 AM
Replies: 223
Views: 65,627
Posted By A-tomic
Re: Chevron B16 Replica

The B16 is smaller and lower.
Dave
Forum: Wings, Wheels, and Keels 10th April 2012, 09:52 PM
Replies: 223
Views: 65,627
Posted By A-tomic
Re: Chevron B16 Replica

On the brace in the second picture a threaded piece or bolt goes through to which a second spherical joint attaches. It mounted on a curved tube piece attached to middle of the door. A small tube at...
Forum: Wings, Wheels, and Keels 10th April 2012, 05:14 PM
Replies: 223
Views: 65,627
Posted By A-tomic
Re: Chevron B16 Replica

Mike,
Here is a picture of the outer hindge .025" threaded spherical joint with locknut mounted in a plate. An eye mounted in the roof attached to the window support hoop glassed into the upper...
Forum: Wings, Wheels, and Keels 19th March 2012, 05:50 AM
Replies: 223
Views: 65,627
Posted By A-tomic
Re: Chevron B16 Replica

Mike,

I have been working on my home to get it ready for sale. I am going to look for some property outside the greater toronto area where I can get some property with a shop and go at this full...
Forum: Wings, Wheels, and Keels 29th June 2011, 07:33 AM
Replies: 223
Views: 65,627
Posted By A-tomic
Re: Chevron B16 Replica

Hi guy's,

I'm still here. I have not done much work on the car. Pulley's are cut for the engine and crank pulley machine but has to be broached for the woodrift key. I've had lot's going on...
Forum: The Paddock 26th April 2011, 07:42 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 745
Posted By A-tomic
Re: ANZACS lest we forget !

Don't forget you were with us too at Juno after the war to end all wars, 25 years later.
Anniversary talks | Australian War Memorial (http://www.awm.gov.au/atwar/remembering1942/dday/)

Dave
Forum: The Paddock 24th April 2011, 09:33 AM
Replies: 214
Views: 14,874
Posted By A-tomic
Re: name the aeroplane part 2

How about HS-478 the instruments look dated late 60's early 70's and it's a twin and it's British. I was originaly thinking early Shorts Skyvan but the yolk's throwing me off.
Dave
Forum: The Paddock 24th April 2011, 06:11 AM
Replies: 214
Views: 14,874
Posted By A-tomic
Re: name the aeroplane part 2

I'm taking a guess. Bristol Freighter
Forum: The Paddock 19th April 2011, 05:58 AM
Replies: 214
Views: 14,874
Posted By A-tomic
Re: name the aeroplane part 2

David,
You got it. CF-101 here F-101 US (Voodoo)

McDonnell CF-101 Voodoo - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/McDonnell_CF-101_Voodoo)
Forum: The Paddock 19th April 2011, 04:20 AM
Replies: 214
Views: 14,874
Posted By A-tomic
Re: name the aeroplane part 2

Guy's,

It's American and we flew them, CF100 no after that. Mike it was made in your area.
Forum: The Paddock 18th April 2011, 04:31 PM
Replies: 214
Views: 14,874
Posted By A-tomic
Forum: The Paddock 14th April 2011, 06:03 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,407
Posted By A-tomic
Re: Thought provoking,

David,

Remind's me when 9/11 was happening, all international flights to the US were redirected, Yellowknife to Gander lookeded like aircraft parking lots. At least the ground wasn't shaking here...
Forum: GT40 Tech - Exterior, Interior, AC, & Trim 14th April 2011, 05:34 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 8,565
Posted By A-tomic
Re: Sliding Down Side Glass Window

Henrich,

I will be waiting for your pic's.

Dave
Forum: GT40 Tech - Exterior, Interior, AC, & Trim 8th April 2011, 08:16 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 8,565
Posted By A-tomic
Re: Sliding Down Side Glass Window

Heinrich,

You are too ridged with the glass. Too much run solid U-channel on top. The glass has to float in the guides. With the softer bailey at the top it gives some play in the glass. You...
Forum: The Paddock 8th April 2011, 07:28 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,451
Posted By A-tomic
Re: Caol Ila Moch

David,

My current cache is is 2 bottles of "The Glenlivet" and one "Glenfiddich". I had a bottle of the "Dalmore Cigar Malt" which lasted many years bought at the B21 in Florida. Looking at the...
Forum: The Paddock 7th April 2011, 11:49 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,451
Posted By A-tomic
Re: Caol Ila Moch

David,

I used to drink "Dalmore" but they don't seem to carry it in the LCBO stores here any more.I could probably get it in one of the specialty store in Toronto. Not into the real peaty stuff....
Forum: The Paddock 7th April 2011, 09:21 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,451
Posted By A-tomic
Re: Caol Ila Moch

David,

Sound's like nice stuff. 310 bottles. A nice hand rolled Cuban of the same price would go along nicely with it.
Dave
Forum: GT40 Tech - Exterior, Interior, AC, & Trim 7th April 2011, 09:05 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 8,565
Posted By A-tomic
Re: Sliding Down Side Glass Window

Heinrich,

Did a little schetch for you since I build so many doors in a past life. Graham I and I discused this power windows in the past and are following your posts. I hope it helps you out. If...
Forum: Wings, Wheels, and Keels 3rd April 2011, 07:58 AM
Replies: 223
Views: 65,627
Posted By A-tomic
Re: Chevron B16 Replica

Mike,

That look's nice. I have a contact in Belguim who wants to build too. You may be able to help him out. Look's like a track car to me and further along than I am. PM me and keep in touch....
Forum: Wings, Wheels, and Keels 1st April 2011, 08:32 PM
Replies: 223
Views: 65,627
Posted By A-tomic
Re: Chevron B16 Replica

Bit of an update,

Have the castings machined and fitted to the block. Little reaming required on the lower casting to get the bolts to line up. I have to mark the holes for the oil pan bolts...
Forum: The Paddock 30th March 2011, 10:08 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 579
Posted By A-tomic
Re: seating at Circuit Gilles Villeneuve

Grady,

The prices speak to the best seating. They also don't offer a VIP ticket here in Canada either. You can buy one in Europe for 3-Day paddock and special seating for 4000+ euros usually...
Forum: The Paddock 26th March 2011, 04:53 AM
Replies: 644
Views: 42,993
Posted By A-tomic
Re: F1 in 2011

Melbourne lap times.

Red Bull's Vettel takes pole for Australian GP - Auto racing news and features - Motor Sports - Autos - MSN CA...
Forum: Wings, Wheels, and Keels 22nd March 2011, 04:37 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,665
Posted By A-tomic
Re: What should I get?

Graham,
Poor Mans Ferrarri. There are a few over here and the prices are resonable. Aluminum body. Most of the Alfa's and Fiat's here never held up that well. Even my 75 Lancia Beta Coupe needed...
Forum: Wings, Wheels, and Keels 22nd March 2011, 12:14 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,665
Posted By A-tomic
Re: What should I get?

Geert,

I always thought that the Fiat Dino was a nice car. Here one in the Netherlands. They seem to hold their value. Alfetta and GTV. I also like some of the Fiat Abarth coups that were...
Forum: All GT40 20th March 2011, 04:50 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 4,024
Posted By A-tomic
Re: GT40 Gas Caps

Fred,

What about these guys in your own back yard.
RCR makes one , lots out of UK.
Dave

Fuel Caps (http://www.minisport.com.au/category79_1.htm)
Forum: The Paddock 16th March 2011, 10:39 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,699
Posted By A-tomic
Re: One form of car mfr. dispute resolution...

Alan,
The Sunshine Girl didn't look all that bad either.
Forum: The Paddock 16th March 2011, 06:41 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,903
Posted By A-tomic
Re: Tsunami in Pacific

Story is that the backup diesel generators that keep the pumps running for the water in the containment vessel were washed out to sea when the wave hit. Lots of talk here due to the fact there are...
Forum: The Race Track 15th March 2011, 05:57 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 6,810
Posted By A-tomic
Re: Making a Shape out of Fiberglass?

Ron,

Try putting a two stage( higher at the back) Lear Cap on the back of your truck. My friend Pete also had a nice insert with table and seats that folded down to a bed.
...
Forum: The Paddock 15th March 2011, 10:54 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 3,257
Posted By A-tomic
Re: Petrol Prices where you are

Guys,

Greater Toronto area todays price regular -$120.7L - Diesel -$127.9L The mid and high octane gases are between 6-10 cents a liter more. The CDN dollar is higher than the US dollar.
Dave
Forum: Wings, Wheels, and Keels 13th March 2011, 05:09 PM
Replies: 223
Views: 65,627
Posted By A-tomic
Re: Chevron B16 Replica

Here's a bit more info.
I'd also like to thank Frank Catt for the Vauxall info even thought it did not pan out. Ron Seibenick for his info on his conversion(Quad4Forum) and Eric Bjork process...
Forum: The Paddock 13th March 2011, 11:40 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,196
Posted By A-tomic
Re: The Last Post

Keith,

We shall remember.

YouTube - Last Post Bugle Call Rememberance Sunday (http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LlYtlyFSTlU)
Forum: Wings, Wheels, and Keels 13th March 2011, 11:23 AM
Replies: 223
Views: 65,627
Posted By A-tomic
Re: Chevron B16 Replica

Guys,

I have most of the engine parts I need. Machining the castings for belt conversion and ordering hobbled stock for the pulleys next week. Picking up new sensors and working on the DCOE...
Forum: The Paddock 10th March 2011, 07:26 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 692
Posted By A-tomic
Re: Alms @ lrp july 8&9 2011

Scott,

This was the race I was at last year.

YouTube - ALMS 2010 - Mosport last lap (http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=u1MCjAARTLc)
Forum: Wings, Wheels, and Keels 7th March 2011, 08:32 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 5,050
Posted By A-tomic
Re: Mongoose Motorsports 63 GS

A continuation car is a car like the Cobra licenced by Shelby, Chevron B16,B8 by either Malkie or Smith. They are eligible to race in the vintage races in their class along with originals. Built to...
Forum: The Paddock 7th March 2011, 07:45 AM
Replies: 644
Views: 42,993
Posted By A-tomic
Re: F1 in 2011

Pete,

I heard it on a sports channel last night. Maybe they should add two or three chicanes to every track or better yet figure eight tracks.
Dave
Forum: Introduce Yourself Here! 6th March 2011, 03:24 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,511
Posted By A-tomic
Re: Blue Oval Wanabe

Splat, Welcome Aboard

I had the same problem many moons ago. I bought some 40 DCOE's from a Alpha for my Lancia. Rebuilt them gaskets, choke, jets etc. The kits came with a black foam type float....
Forum: GT40 Tech - Exterior, Interior, AC, & Trim 5th March 2011, 09:50 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,878
Posted By A-tomic
Re: A/C Hose Crimping

Ian,

I would do what James did.(have some one hydraulicly crimp) Main concerns with aircon assembly is seating of O-rings dirt, foreign matter etc. Use proper O-ring oil and torque correctly...
Forum: Wings, Wheels, and Keels 4th March 2011, 07:47 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 5,050
Posted By A-tomic
Re: Mongoose Motorsports 63 GS

Maye the RN should sue GM over the use of Corrvette. I wonder it was copywrited at the time.

Flower class corvette - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia...
Forum: The Paddock 4th March 2011, 07:30 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,242
Posted By A-tomic
Re: More Guessing Games....

Jac Mac

I liked it better when he was Captain Hindgrinder. Arrh "Ever been to sea Billy"

Dave
Forum: The Paddock 4th March 2011, 12:25 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 605
Posted By A-tomic
Forum: Wings, Wheels, and Keels 1st March 2011, 12:38 AM
Replies: 259
Views: 65,986
Posted By A-tomic
Re: 917 Scratch Build

Mesa,

I am just using PVA for the first parts pulled. After that is will be wax. Problem with these older disgned cars is that they had lots of curves. Sides were not flat like todays cars. I...
Forum: Wings, Wheels, and Keels 28th February 2011, 01:40 PM
Replies: 259
Views: 65,986
Posted By A-tomic
Re: 917 Scratch Build

Leon,

Look's like he used lots of wax. I used PVA and it left a bit of a satin finish. You exchange one for the other. You get a good pull with no damage to the part with PVA or you get a nice...
Forum: The Paddock 27th February 2011, 06:14 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,069
Posted By A-tomic
Re: Summer Cooler

Jimmy,

The only moose I see around here has a pal named Rocky.
Dave
Forum: The Race Track 25th February 2011, 08:22 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 23,953
Posted By A-tomic
Re: Current LMP replica is it possible?

Trev,
He's relisted the body. This is chump change compared to 350 quid. I would not want to see you giving up the pub after work. There are engines available too.
Replica/Kit Makes - eBay (item...
Forum: The Paddock 25th February 2011, 08:12 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 5,896
Posted By A-tomic
Re: Odd Planes

Holy Fubata Batman. I wonder if he can do that in Nevada while his chopper is in Afganistan.
Forum: The Race Track 22nd February 2011, 05:16 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 17,086
Posted By A-tomic
Re: Good, inexpensive track day car.

Here's some info for you guys in California.
Steven Page has a Crusade.
Bring Back Formula Atlantic Racing to Mazda Raceway (Laguna Seca) for the Rolex Monterey Motorsports Reunion - The Vintage...
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