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by kilty
Tue May 09, 2017 6:18 am
Forum: Motorsport Forum
Topic: Ingliston Revival - 13/14 May, 2017
Replies: 4
Views: 2671

Re: Ingliston Revival - 13/14 May, 2017

Nice one!
Maybe I'll walk there, like the old days.:)
by kilty
Fri Apr 07, 2017 9:25 am
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: the 'TIKI MOBILE'
Replies: 194
Views: 79742

Re: the 'TIKI MOBILE'

More tyre fitters should be jogging these clowns on when they ask for tyres to be stretched on.
Giant neon signs and sirens activate when they ask. Tosser in the tyre-shop!
by kilty
Mon Apr 03, 2017 10:48 am
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: GER398E - Gerri: She's moving, again!
Replies: 1348
Views: 220441

Re: GER398E - Gerri: She's moving, again!

You could always sell it to me...
:)
by kilty
Mon Apr 03, 2017 10:45 am
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: It was 50 years ago today…
Replies: 2
Views: 941

Re: It was 50 years ago today…

'ave a word! :0
by kilty
Thu Oct 27, 2016 4:43 pm
Forum: Events - Club and Non Club
Topic: Classic vehicle restoration show, Bath & West showground.
Replies: 7
Views: 3056

Re: Classic vehicle restoration show, Bath & West showground

You're more likely to find a fresh unicorn turd than Stiletto bits.

;)
by kilty
Fri Sep 02, 2016 1:01 pm
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: PES 989J... "The Pest" ....in magnificent technicolour
Replies: 1019
Views: 299162

Re: PES 989J... "The Pest" ...Dashing about

Oor Wull, what a guy! Same age as Buddy Holly.

"Am drookit!"

:)
by kilty
Sat Jul 23, 2016 9:01 am
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: 75 Imp. To the paintshop...
Replies: 89
Views: 39414

Re: 75 Imp. To the paintshop...

I can't believe it's been nearly 2 years since I added to this thread. I had to resort to a fixed rear window, a tinted one, due to good originals being hard to find. I've since found a near-mint one, but I'll leave the fixed one where it is, I like it. As always, other stuff gets in the way so the ...
by kilty
Tue Jul 05, 2016 5:24 pm
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: Nods news , Factory fitted cover up / bodge replaced
Replies: 5958
Views: 1304580

Re: Nods news , E.L.E - Extinction level event .

I've got 3 and a half sets of NOS Hillman ones that I'm hanging onto for the time being, early and late ones. If someone has a Sunbeam set I'd be interested in a trade or whatever. :)
by kilty
Thu Jun 30, 2016 8:24 pm
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: EHK 744G - 1969 Super
Replies: 85
Views: 14295

Re: My first ever car project - and I've chosen an Imp!

You don't have to remove the dowel.
by kilty
Mon Jun 27, 2016 7:08 pm
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: EHK 744G - 1969 Super
Replies: 85
Views: 14295

Re: My first ever car project - and I've chosen an Imp!

You're all wrong. The AM heads were all built before the teabags ran out. There were none cast in the afternoons. The PM moulds were scrapped.
by kilty
Thu Jun 16, 2016 8:42 am
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: A Californian drying out in South Africa
Replies: 9647
Views: 1191351

Re: A Californinan drying out in South Africa

African Imp wrote:
kilty wrote:I just noticed you have the very rare and unseen CaliforniNan!

:)
Thanks for taking this thread to page 115, your the first out of more than 43,000 views or so to spot my mistake!

It seems I can not edit the title?

Seems that I was sucessful :D Imp027
You're weclome! ;)
by kilty
Wed Jun 15, 2016 7:55 pm
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: A Californian drying out in South Africa
Replies: 9647
Views: 1191351

Re: A Californinan drying out in South Africa

I just noticed you have the very rare and unseen CaliforniNan!

:)
by kilty
Fri May 06, 2016 10:20 pm
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: Mk1 hillman imp saved from scrap
Replies: 69
Views: 22962

Re: Mk1 hillman imp saved from scrap

oli wrote: Interior door cappings are definitely Stiletto.
And early Sunbeam Imp Sport.
by kilty
Sun May 01, 2016 6:53 pm
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: Sunbeam Imp.....new experience
Replies: 5
Views: 1835

Re: Sunbeam Imp.....new experience

No, that undertray won't come off with the exhaust fitted, unless you hack it off! Not recommended.

What year is it? Mine is a 67 on an E plate.
by kilty
Tue Mar 22, 2016 8:39 am
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: PES 989J... "The Pest" ....in magnificent technicolour
Replies: 1019
Views: 299162

Re: PES 989J... "The Pest" ...door bars

colimp66 wrote:
Rhs door bar rear.jpg
Looks like Simon Templars leg. Nice one!
by kilty
Fri Oct 09, 2015 9:42 am
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: Beige Imp sort of restoration
Replies: 29
Views: 9317

Re: Beige Imp sort of restoration

imporium wrote:
The Nun wrote:You can get a whole new carb for 35 quid from club spares.
You need to be a club member though to take advantage of that facility
Not £35 !!!!.....petrol pumps are £35............ :lol: Husky003 Van001 Imp003 Imp009
Ha! Nice one Malcolm!
by kilty
Tue Sep 15, 2015 4:17 pm
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: Nods news , Factory fitted cover up / bodge replaced
Replies: 5958
Views: 1304580

Re: Nods news , bailey channel and door glass changed ( Sing

The correct stuff can be bought from The Complete Automobilist.
by kilty
Tue Sep 15, 2015 8:15 am
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: Nods news , Factory fitted cover up / bodge replaced
Replies: 5958
Views: 1304580

Re: Nods news , bailey channel and door glass changed ( Sing

Don't know if you got my message Dave, but the proper fabric covered channel IS still available. I bought loads to do mine a few years back and it's the same. The fabric is Jet Black when new, but soon fades after 40 years!
;)
by kilty
Tue Sep 01, 2015 7:07 pm
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: PES 989J... "The Pest" ....in magnificent technicolour
Replies: 1019
Views: 299162

Re: PES 989J... "The Pest" ...Brake caliper adaptors

Magic, crack on sir!
by kilty
Sat Jul 18, 2015 2:29 pm
Forum: Events - Club and Non Club
Topic: Castle Combe Rallyday - 19 September 2015
Replies: 5
Views: 2298

Re: Castle Combe Rallyday - 19 September 2015

It's usually John Holloway from the Bristol area.
by kilty
Wed Jul 08, 2015 1:34 pm
Forum: Where are they now
Topic: AQUARIUS IMP 1974
Replies: 13
Views: 3965

Re: AQUARIUS IMP 1974

Did you spend any time in Osnabruck?
by kilty
Mon Jun 08, 2015 6:12 am
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: Nods news , Factory fitted cover up / bodge replaced
Replies: 5958
Views: 1304580

Re: Nods news. Redesigned Cosmic window prop finished

I say that's a Dave Lane window prop mate! Cosmic only made the wire job. You've entered a whole new realm of window props now. (or opened up a new window into prop manufacture!)

Was that made on company time, btw?! ;)
by kilty
Tue Jun 02, 2015 7:11 am
Forum: Events - Club and Non Club
Topic: Can anyone help us please ?
Replies: 4
Views: 2648

Re: Can anyone help us please ?

Have you asked Travelodge people? They might accomodate. Boiler room maybe?
by kilty
Tue Apr 21, 2015 7:26 am
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: LFF519 Mk1 imp repossessed
Replies: 7
Views: 2345

Re: LFF519 Mk1 imp repossessed

What's wrong with 'Badly painted Red Imp Deluxe, used to be Loch Blue or Gray?'
by kilty
Mon Apr 20, 2015 6:07 am
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: LFF519 Mk1 imp repossessed
Replies: 7
Views: 2345

Re: LFF519 Mk1 imp repossessed

Was mine.
I hope it fares well.
by kilty
Sun Apr 19, 2015 8:10 am
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: Mk1 hillman imp saved from scrap
Replies: 69
Views: 22962

Re: Mk1 hillman imp saved from scrap

colin rooney wrote:
kilty wrote:
impmann wrote:
Could be early Sport too...:-)

Aye, mine has them.
:)
early sport would not have a mk1 dash
Door cappings...;)
by kilty
Fri Apr 17, 2015 7:21 pm
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: Mk1 hillman imp saved from scrap
Replies: 69
Views: 22962

Re: Mk1 hillman imp saved from scrap

[quote="impmann"][/quote] Could be early Sport too...:-)

Aye, mine has them.
:)
by kilty
Wed Apr 01, 2015 1:56 pm
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: Argyle Stages
Replies: 9
Views: 2433

Re: Argyle Stages

Excellent stuff. Good to see the wee motor doing it's stuff!
by kilty
Fri Feb 13, 2015 1:24 pm
Forum: Events - Club and Non Club
Topic: Sherborne Castle Sunday July 19th
Replies: 5
Views: 2918

Re: Sherborne Castle Sunday July 19th

Richard,
I'm notifying you that I will organise an "IMP CLUB" stand at Sherborne Castle on the 19th of July. :)
Many thanks!
by kilty
Fri Feb 13, 2015 1:13 pm
Forum: Events - Club and Non Club
Topic: Sherborne Castle Sunday July 19th
Replies: 5
Views: 2918

Re: Sherborne Castle Sunday July 19th

Nae bother ;)
by kilty
Thu Feb 12, 2015 5:50 pm
Forum: Events - Club and Non Club
Topic: Sherborne Castle Sunday July 19th
Replies: 5
Views: 2918

Sherborne Castle Sunday July 19th

Invitation arrived today, any interest in a club stand again in July? Mine will be ready for certain!

Drew
by kilty
Sun Jan 04, 2015 4:21 pm
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: PES 989J... "The Pest" ....in magnificent technicolour
Replies: 1019
Views: 299162

Re: PES 989J... "The Pest" ...Shiny steering rack

Looks good. I did the same to mine not long ago, good stuff, the stainless arms etc.
by kilty
Wed Dec 17, 2014 10:31 am
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: 68 stiletto Restoration
Replies: 783
Views: 305966

Re: 68 stiletto Restoration

/\/\ Dearie me!!
by kilty
Mon Dec 01, 2014 8:37 am
Forum: Motorsport Forum
Topic: please read and sign
Replies: 19
Views: 8471

Re: please read and sign

Sighed
by kilty
Sun Nov 23, 2014 1:33 pm
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: Nods news , Factory fitted cover up / bodge replaced
Replies: 5958
Views: 1304580

Re: Noddys News 24, New fuse box cover .

Will your swede not block out the light when you're rummaging in the boot?
by kilty
Fri Nov 21, 2014 8:39 am
Forum: Events - Club and Non Club
Topic: Anyone going to Brooklands New Years day?
Replies: 24
Views: 14555

Re: Anyone going to Brooklands New Years day?

Avoid taking an Austin/Wolesley Wedge Princess...you won't get in!
by kilty
Sun Nov 16, 2014 11:03 am
Forum: Events - Club and Non Club
Topic: NEC Classic
Replies: 24
Views: 13471

Re: NEC Classic

Well done a'body involved. It can be a bit of a drain hanging about on a stand for 3 days, never mind putting it together first! That bit above about the Chamois owner not wanting their car referred to as an Imp says it all about the snobbery involved in car clubs. Get a bit of fun from your hobby e...
by kilty
Mon Nov 10, 2014 1:32 pm
Forum: Imp Club Spares
Topic: club rear wings
Replies: 11
Views: 6680

Re: club rear wings

SimonBenoy wrote: any firm information, I will publish it.
I thought I'd read that somewhere.
by kilty
Fri Nov 07, 2014 2:01 pm
Forum: Events - Club and Non Club
Topic: NEC SHOW
Replies: 13
Views: 6970

Re: NEC SHOW

Not going in disguise, no.

That wasn't a suggestion she shouldn't, by the way. I would be surprised if she was asked to though.