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  1. The Victress was a very cool style, great pics...

    The Victress was a very cool style, great pics Ken, I am enjoying the Fiberglass cars that you are posting.
    The Kellison was also a very cool style and way ahead of its time.

    Cheers
  2. Fitted the anti sway bar and some other parts and...

    Fitted the anti sway bar and some other parts and torqued the front brake and suspension components down, re checked the camber and caster. That completes the front suspension and brakes assembly. ...
  3. I made up all of the front brake lines for the...

    I made up all of the front brake lines for the master cylinder to booster, booster to junction and to front wheels, then fitted them up. I also finished fitting the brakes and torqued everything...
  4. something about the 30s coupes Ken, very cool...

    something about the 30s coupes Ken, very cool machines, they will likely never go out of popularity. Nice pics.
  5. Rotor warping is a real pain especially under...

    Rotor warping is a real pain especially under track conditions , bedding them and heat prepping helps a lot but if the metallurgy is not up to scratch it can be more rotor change outs and reskimming...
  6. No they are not, but they are only decent rotors...

    No they are not, but they are only decent rotors found so far, most of the non grooved ones are not produced from very good quality material. Still looking, these will do for the meantime till I find...
  7. Ken, Love the 29 Roadsters. Great pics!! Cheers

    Ken, Love the 29 Roadsters. Great pics!!
    Cheers
  8. Thanks Bruce, I have been fitting the original...

    Thanks Bruce,
    I have been fitting the original type Kelsey Hayes 4 pot calipers and rotors, Right side, I needed to rework the rotor back plates to fit the HD spindles. These are the same brakes...
  9. Very cool Ken, I love the older hot rods with...

    Very cool Ken, I love the older hot rods with side valve V8s. Great piece of history there
  10. The rest of my parts arrived yesterday from USA,...

    The rest of my parts arrived yesterday from USA, so I could get on with the front suspension. I fitted the upper and lower control arms, new springs, restored the torsion bar, and fitted the HD...
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    That's really interesting Ken, I did not know...

    That's really interesting Ken, I did not know about the Aussie Cobra either, what a great ferret job you did there!
    Cheers
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    Roger, That was the car that came up for sale in...

    Roger,
    That was the car that came up for sale in Hunterville a few years back, it was less motor and interior, the grill & screen was missing.
    I think I heard Ferris used Humber 80 rear windows for...
  13. Here is another one for you to borrow I saw it...

    Here is another one for you to borrow
    I saw it at Shannon car show over the weekend
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  14. Thanks guys! It will be good when it can turn...

    Thanks guys!
    It will be good when it can turn its wheels under its own steam.... preferably rather quickly
  15. The wiring is all finished off now and circuit...

    The wiring is all finished off now and circuit tested, all systems are go and fully functioning.
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    Now it is on to suspension and brakes
  16. Very nice B&W pics Nigel... but your pics are...

    Very nice B&W pics Nigel... but your pics are always nice!
    Cheers
  17. Here is a neat clip of a Falcon Rally Sprint in...

    Here is a neat clip of a Falcon Rally Sprint in Germany on a hill climb
    https://www.facebook.com/104918969574425/videos/1463243463741962/
  18. Thanks Nigel, That the Aussie version of my...

    Thanks Nigel, That the Aussie version of my Falcon, they share; roof, glass, floor pan, sills & seats (A few other bit & pieces) and that's about it. This Falcon was the first year of the Aussie...
  19. Thanks Andrew, I need to get it going first and...

    Thanks Andrew, I need to get it going first and iron out any bugs, do a test day at manfield first. Cheers
  20. Hi Ken, that is a teak ships wheel 6ft high and...

    Hi Ken, that is a teak ships wheel 6ft high and weighs about 75kg ...too heavy for a race car :)
    the calendar is in the workshop next door, prominent position on the wall of course, thanks!
  21. Thanks very much Ray, I fitted the trunk and...

    Thanks very much Ray,
    I fitted the trunk and hood pin cable retainers which I made from stainless rigging cable. Fitted all of the rubber floor plugs, Fuel line, rear brake line and front Handbrake...
  22. Thanks very much Bruce, I installed the rear...

    Thanks very much Bruce,
    I installed the rear window today with the new rubber and also polished the stainless trim inserts with cutting compound and calico wheel.
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    It was great to see you again Ken! Excellent...

    It was great to see you again Ken! Excellent (Wellington anniversary) weekend at Taupo Historic GP. I hear there were 10,000 spectators over the weekend. Cheers
  24. Thanks Rhys, Our relocation and trip overseas and...

    Thanks Rhys, Our relocation and trip overseas and some family matters took up a massive amount of time so sadly the car took "back seat" for a long while.

    Anyway back into it now, so I have been...
  25. Agree Ken. Fantastic looking machine See you at...

    Agree Ken.
    Fantastic looking machine
    See you at Taupo
    Cheers
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