Recent content by Andy318is

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    Vote Time - Dash Cover

    With a bare stripped interior it'll bring some interest to the cabin that's for sure. I'm not a fan of the trimmed switch plates, they look too think trimmed, sprayed satin or matte black would get my vote
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    MDA GT40 Rebuild.

    Any updates?
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    Tornado TS40 'evolution'

    Thanks all, almost 100 miles racked up over the weekend, just shortish trips of 20/30 miles a time, each time only coming back little jobs and checks. Happy days! I lowered the rear another 10mm or so, the front needs to come down a touch but I need to buy shorter springs as the coilovers are...
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    Tornado TS40 'evolution'

    From the outset when I say 'evolution' what I mean is I bought a built TS40 and this thread is to document the continual evolution under my ownership. Now we have that cleared up I can get down to business, I bought a freshly built (had only done 400 odd miles) TS40 almost a year ago now and...
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    Norfolk Tornado

    Congratulations on the features in the magazine! The level of finish is inspiring! Are you planning on bringing it to Stoneleigh this year? I'd love to see it in the flesh
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    Chassis’ in order BEST TO WORST

    I'm 38 but unfortunately work / family / life commitments just wouldn't allow me to build a car in the time frame I'd be comfortable with. I've had projects that take 10+ years before and they don't sit well with me these days
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    Chassis’ in order BEST TO WORST

    Timewise I think you've absolutely made the right decision, a 12 month waiting time for a chassis could dampen the enthusiasm of the most die hard want to be builder. I bought a built car and have just undertaken phase 1 of the make over / tidy up of the previous builder but in the end it will...
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    Tornado GT 40 Build

    Superb work! The diagonal rear bracing, is that your own work or available through Tornado? I've a TS40 without that in place...
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    Gulf Lower Headlight units

    Andy do these come with the headlight buckets?
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    insurance for a GTD? who would you use in the UK?

    Another vote for Footman James
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    MDA GT40 Rebuild.

    Nice work Jack and I look forward to reading and seeing more. I too bought a built car and like you working through it getting it up to my standard although I'm doing it in phases to keep it on the road (well sort of) Keep up the great work
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    FS EU LeMans Grill sets

    Andy, absolutely onboard for a set of these Regards
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    NEC Silverstone Auction (UK) - Roaring Forties GT40

    Now being the proud owner of a '40 I'm still keeping an eye on the market to see which direction its going it, whats selling, whats hanging around for ever more. This weekend just pasted was a large very well known auction of a wide variety of cars at the NEC classic car show, lot #415 was a...
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    Who is the manufacturer of these rear vents?

    Hi Andy, would you need a minimum order number? I'll be at the NEC on Sunday so will definitely try and track you down :)