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by Lorcan
Mon Apr 12, 2021 10:50 am
Forum: Maintenance & Restoration
Topic: Cam cover refurbishment
Replies: 8
Views: 94

Re: Cam cover refurbishment

Thanks chaps, I'll probably try sanding them after painting.
by Lorcan
Sun Apr 11, 2021 8:29 pm
Forum: Racing
Topic: Race engine
Replies: 67
Views: 1547

Re: Race engine

Anyone got the stock plenum size handy? W x D x H please, without the rubber bits.
by Lorcan
Sun Apr 11, 2021 6:43 pm
Forum: For Sale/Wanted
Topic: ECU for sale...SOLD
Replies: 13
Views: 659

Re: ECU for sale...SOLD

Diverteh wrote: Sun Apr 11, 2021 4:39 pm What's the difference between -1053 and -1051?
Simple. 2
:mrgreen:
by Lorcan
Sun Apr 11, 2021 10:30 am
Forum: Maintenance & Restoration
Topic: Cam cover refurbishment
Replies: 8
Views: 94

Re: Cam cover refurbishment

So bare ally letters and the rest painted, yeah?
by Lorcan
Sun Apr 11, 2021 10:03 am
Forum: Maintenance & Restoration
Topic: Cam cover refurbishment
Replies: 8
Views: 94

Cam cover refurbishment

My cam cover is looking tatty and has been painted black all over at some point. What should the finish be on the DOHC lettering and surround, bare ally? Lacquered? Silver paint? How is it best to achieve this?
by Lorcan
Sat Apr 10, 2021 8:32 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Ride today
Replies: 3
Views: 55

Re: Ride today

I've done it for you on this occasion, but:

1) Click the edit post button
2) Scroll down to attachments
3) Edit file comment
3a) Spell "whole" :mrgreen:
4) Submit.
by Lorcan
Sat Apr 10, 2021 4:55 pm
Forum: Racing
Topic: Race engine
Replies: 67
Views: 1547

Re: Race engine

So I tried the headers in a spare head and they fit perfectly. Tight, but perfect. It turned out the collector was touching the front frame crossmember. So I warmed up the frame and put a flat in it, and now one of the headers is touching, so I'll repeat this exercise tomorrow. Also test fitted the ...
by Lorcan
Sat Apr 10, 2021 12:03 pm
Forum: Racing
Topic: Race engine
Replies: 67
Views: 1547

Re: Race engine

I found an old fuel rail and also measured 75 96 75 so will go with that.
by Lorcan
Sat Apr 10, 2021 11:53 am
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Donations
Replies: 288
Views: 44467

Re: Donations

Betterthanfabio wrote: Sat Apr 10, 2021 10:09 am Money sent. Best 10 cents I ever spent! :humour
No refunds! :rofl:
by Lorcan
Sat Apr 10, 2021 7:51 am
Forum: Racing
Topic: Race engine
Replies: 67
Views: 1547

Re: Race engine

I expect yours are probably more accurate, Jez. The figures I obtained were from a less reputable forum. I don't know what the extra bit is. My first thought was a throttle stop, but it doesn't look like one on closer inspection.
by Lorcan
Fri Apr 09, 2021 3:33 pm
Forum: Racing
Topic: Race engine
Replies: 67
Views: 1547

Re: Race engine

Anyone have the throttle body spacing between centres in mm handy? :baby Looks like 80-100-80mm from searching online. Can anyone confirm?
by Lorcan
Fri Apr 09, 2021 2:32 pm
Forum: Racing
Topic: Race engine
Replies: 67
Views: 1547

Re: Race engine

Bit of dry building going on here to find out what needs doing. The new turbo from Charlie fits like a glove, but like the GT22 the grill won't be going back on as the turbo too far forward. The headers are going to need to be bolted to a spare head, warmed up and tweaked as they don't quite fit wit...
by Lorcan
Fri Apr 02, 2021 5:50 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: 750turbo.com moving to Facebook!
Replies: 21
Views: 347

Re: 750turbo.com moving to Facebook!

capt42104 wrote: Fri Apr 02, 2021 5:47 pm CLASSIC! And yeah, I bit hard too! :humour
OK JAWS :victory
by Lorcan
Fri Apr 02, 2021 5:50 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: 750turbo.com moving to Facebook!
Replies: 21
Views: 347

Re: 750turbo.com moving to Facebook!

750turboguy wrote: Fri Apr 02, 2021 3:12 pm Hey Lorcan? I did click it. Didnt you see the wink at the end?
I did get you though, right? :mrgreen:
by Lorcan
Fri Apr 02, 2021 1:34 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: 750turbo.com moving to Facebook!
Replies: 21
Views: 347

Re: 750turbo.com moving to Facebook!

Luckily it was only an April Fool's joke then Horst :victory