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by lukesoanes
Mon May 16, 2016 7:59 am
Forum: Motorsport Forum
Topic: forest rallying in wales
Replies: 1
Views: 2084

forest rallying in wales

looks like it could be getting even more expensive....:shock:

https://www.msauk.org/Open-letter-from- ... -Executive
by lukesoanes
Tue Apr 12, 2016 7:54 pm
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: Pimp2 - the rebuild starts
Replies: 199
Views: 64375

Re: Pimp2 - the rebuild starts

Love this!! It looks amazing!! Top work. :D
by lukesoanes
Wed Sep 23, 2015 11:21 am
Forum: Events - Club and Non Club
Topic: WICKED WELSH 2015
Replies: 115
Views: 63736

Re: WICKED WELSH 2015

Will I be allowed entry in to the rising sun to watch in an England top?? :D
by lukesoanes
Wed Jul 29, 2015 11:32 am
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: aaf-98 modification
Replies: 75
Views: 23487

Re: aaf-98 modification

it'll deffinately be interesting to see the results you get with that manifold may even be a market for them...
by lukesoanes
Tue Jul 28, 2015 11:53 am
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: aaf-98 modification
Replies: 75
Views: 23487

Re: aaf-98 modification

will that manifold extension put the single webber up and ove the chassis rail? trying to work it out in my head, oh also what silencer is that??

keep up the good work!
by lukesoanes
Fri Jul 03, 2015 11:40 am
Forum: Events - Club and Non Club
Topic: National 2015 Darlington
Replies: 140
Views: 52250

Re: National 2015 Darlington

this may have been posted before but i havent found an answer yet and the question pops up most years, so i thought id ask it here.. whats the procedure regaring BBQ's at this years national? as some years its been gas only :twisted: and other ones have just required you to not scorch/burn the grass...
by lukesoanes
Sat Feb 21, 2015 10:13 pm
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: Irish Clan Restoration
Replies: 113
Views: 34900

Re: Irish Clan Restoration Q717 LKH

Get yourself a power file they're a great bit of kit and will make short work of cleaning up those welds, should you wish to of course! ;-)
by lukesoanes
Mon Nov 03, 2014 12:38 pm
Forum: Events - Club and Non Club
Topic: NEC SHOW
Replies: 13
Views: 6935

Re: NEC SHOW

dont quote me on this but i think theres a discount code in this months mag??

luke
by lukesoanes
Tue May 13, 2014 10:48 pm
Forum: Where are they now
Topic: trying to locate clan GSN 93L on behalf of original owner
Replies: 2
Views: 1056

Re: trying to locate clan GSN 93L on behalf of original owne

http://forum.theimpclub.co.uk/viewtopic.php?f=33&t=16277 As you know ive replied on the FB thread but heres a link to the somewhat out of date build thread, the problem is its one of many projects and we just havent had the funds to get it sorted yet but hopefully that will change in the coming mont...
by lukesoanes
Tue Oct 22, 2013 10:24 pm
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: Re: OME939R...End of season UPDATE ..22/10/13
Replies: 77
Views: 27245

Re: OME939R...End of season UPDATE ..22/10/13

Well rather than wait another 2 years to update this again i figured i'd do a post national/summer update now :-) As some of you may have guessed/noticed I made it to national JUST (GOT THERE AT 6AM ON THE SATURDAY!!!) but not before I spent 3 days solid finishing off the welding then prepping the f...
by lukesoanes
Fri Oct 18, 2013 10:26 pm
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: Amy's Chamois Coupe
Replies: 105
Views: 38426

Re: Amy's Chamois Coupe

Hi This thread is amazing last time I looked on it there was a rusty Coupe has someone swapped it for a new shell?? :o :D Out of interest the did you use a shrinker/stretcher to make the panel below? if not how did you make it? i've tried several times to produce a flanged curved panel but every tim...
by lukesoanes
Tue Oct 08, 2013 11:54 am
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: Compo-cruising G15 and Competition Time
Replies: 85
Views: 29082

Re: Compo-cruising G15 and add lightness

gutting around the door and the general door aperture leads me to think the same as above ^^ a clan crusader Clan003 ?

luke
by lukesoanes
Thu Oct 03, 2013 11:46 am
Forum: Events - Club and Non Club
Topic: End of Season run by..........................
Replies: 21
Views: 6490

Re: End of Season run by..........................

having missed out on WWW (absolutely gutted about by the way) i think this will cheer me up no end so count me in :D

luke
by lukesoanes
Mon Sep 30, 2013 11:20 am
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: Re: GLAddis! (804 GLA) Christmas Update!!!
Replies: 1359
Views: 218032

Re: GLAddis! (804 GLA) Rear window - I got the answer why!!!

re your seal issue, for future reference some of these look like they might work but would have to ring them for actual sizes i guess


http://www.phoenixtrim.co.uk/Portals/Ph ... 202012.pdf

hope it helps

cheers luke
by lukesoanes
Fri Aug 16, 2013 8:09 pm
Forum: Events - Club and Non Club
Topic: Retro Rides Gathering 2013
Replies: 16
Views: 5304

Re: Retro Rides Gathering 2013

how do you get on the club stand ? are there passes ? if so how do I go about getting one ? heading down that way tomorrow and camping nearby the show so will be there bright and early on sunday
by lukesoanes
Fri Jul 26, 2013 7:26 pm
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: Re: OME939R...End of season UPDATE ..22/10/13
Replies: 77
Views: 27245

RE; OME939R... MAJOR UPDATE ..26/07/13

WOW its been 2 years since i updated this and wierdly i allways seem to end up dong loads of work on the imp just before national!! i think i need to plan my time better!! ANYWAY now for the update and its 2 years worth so bear with me! well starting from where i left of, part of the rebuild before ...
by lukesoanes
Thu May 09, 2013 6:28 pm
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: Singer Chamois coupe, Vickie
Replies: 286
Views: 74281

Re: Singer Chamois coupe, Vickie

where's it moving to??
by lukesoanes
Wed Apr 17, 2013 11:18 am
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: ... LTU 378C ...
Replies: 359
Views: 110343

Re: My Imp... LTU 378C ready for 2013

so the matching inverted skip would complete the set!! :D

only joking!!
by lukesoanes
Tue Apr 16, 2013 10:18 pm
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: ... LTU 378C ...
Replies: 359
Views: 110343

Re: My Imp... LTU 378C ready for 2013

Needs to stay green!!
by lukesoanes
Mon Apr 15, 2013 12:07 pm
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: Re: VWX 317L - Hilda, Lesley's Imp - New MOT
Replies: 322
Views: 133114

Re: VWX 317L - Hilda - April update

dash looks great :D

certainly brightens it up and makes it look nicer.

luke
by lukesoanes
Mon Apr 08, 2013 4:45 pm
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: MK8 Davrian - Alot of progress :-)
Replies: 15
Views: 4380

Re: MK8 Davrian

with regards getting wheels machined and fitting inserts this place supplied me with some 1" inserts for my wheels last year :D 1" should be enough to see some bodged wheels put right http://www.raceways.co.uk/Washers_and_conversion_washers.htm pretty cheap to ill see i i can get ia piccy of my conv...
by lukesoanes
Sun Mar 31, 2013 8:02 pm
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: Singer Chamois coupe, Vickie
Replies: 286
Views: 74281

Re: Singer Chamois coupe, Vickie

Looking good! Leanne said you need to hurry up!

Luke
by lukesoanes
Fri Mar 29, 2013 9:00 pm
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: ex police car rescued maybe a rust in peace??
Replies: 38
Views: 14526

Re: ex police car rescued maybe a rust in peace??

I'd guess he'd have to make new panels?? I've seen worse cars restored, anything's possible !!
by lukesoanes
Fri Mar 29, 2013 8:51 pm
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: ex police car rescued maybe a rust in peace??
Replies: 38
Views: 14526

Re: ex police car rescued maybe a rust in peace??

Glad to here it :D

It's not going to easy mind!!
by lukesoanes
Tue Mar 19, 2013 9:01 pm
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: DE 31.693 - a race car build - Looking for a 998
Replies: 47
Views: 13410

Re: DE 31.693 - a race car build - Looking for a 998

just found this thread!!

Your IMP looks awesome :D :D

luke
by lukesoanes
Tue Mar 19, 2013 1:41 pm
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: Ginetta G15 SC and imp stories
Replies: 352
Views: 123434

Re: Ginetta, G15 Turdbo

i blew up the supercharged mini 3 times before i left AB'S with a running car :D :D :D

still its all part of the fun!

im sure they;ll have yours running properly in no time!

luke
by lukesoanes
Sun Mar 17, 2013 7:11 pm
Forum: Events - Club and Non Club
Topic: WICKED WELSH DATES 2013 (with pics!!)
Replies: 136
Views: 43133

Re: WICKED WELSH DATES 2013 (with pics!!)

Hi

Me , Leanne and the dogs will be there again this year, wouldnt miss it !!

(that reminds me need to sort a new clutch out before then!!)

Luke
by lukesoanes
Mon Mar 11, 2013 6:26 pm
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: Singer Chamois coupe, Vickie
Replies: 286
Views: 74281

Re: Singer Chamois coupe, Vickie

nice work!

chop chop mind as it'll be national before you know it!!

luke
by lukesoanes
Thu Jan 31, 2013 12:06 pm
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: Fantasy Imp
Replies: 53
Views: 18383

Re: Fantasy Imp

I read this as maybe being a mid mounted bike engine conversion and if thats the plan then id reckon its possible within your budget and your capability :D luke ENGINED I have been thinking about a replacement for BKS (no interest so far - new project won't start until its sold and GLS finished -got...
by lukesoanes
Thu Sep 20, 2012 12:08 pm
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: Singer Chamois coupe, Vickie
Replies: 286
Views: 74281

Re: Singer Chamois coupe, Vickie

has its new stable mate arrived yet? (88mph! 1.21 gigawatts! ahem)

luke

oh and http://www.welduk.com/ContactUs.asp

rubbish at txting back!
by lukesoanes
Mon Sep 10, 2012 11:36 am
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: Dom's Subeam Stiletto Resto!
Replies: 504
Views: 124192

Re: Dom's Sunbeam Stiletto Resto!

cars looking ace1 a real credit to you! hope to see it a www!

luke
by lukesoanes
Thu Sep 06, 2012 3:31 pm
Forum: Events - Club and Non Club
Topic: WICKED WELSH 2012 DATES CONFIRMED
Replies: 233
Views: 42090

Re: WICKED WELSH 2012 DATES CONFIRMED

We should be there again, dogs an all hopefully , just need to sort an estate car to get us the dogs and the lmp there
by lukesoanes
Wed Aug 22, 2012 3:35 pm
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: The stanced '67 Imp Super - SOLID DRIVESHAFTS
Replies: 235
Views: 66695

Re: WBH 985E

thanks for that and the pictures you sent to my email account, weirldy hotmail put you in the junk :o

anywho great pics! not to find some anti roll bars that look like those

luke
by lukesoanes
Tue Aug 21, 2012 5:07 pm
Forum: Imp Club Spares
Topic: Alloy fuel tank for Imp
Replies: 34
Views: 25385

Re: Alloy fuel tank for Imp

Yep im in, as long as its bafled and has threaded inlet/outlets etc

cheers Luke
by lukesoanes
Sat Aug 18, 2012 5:55 pm
Forum: Imp Club Spares
Topic: Alloy fuel tank for Imp
Replies: 34
Views: 25385

Re: Alloy fuel tank for Imp

in my case im simply after a baffled tank for use with a high pressure efi fuel pump the cost is offset buy not having to faf with surgetanks and 2 pumps etc also it guarantees that there is no crap in the tank :D and that there never will be :D

luke
by lukesoanes
Thu Aug 16, 2012 9:27 pm
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: The stanced '67 Imp Super - SOLID DRIVESHAFTS
Replies: 235
Views: 66695

Re: WBH 985E

hi james great progress at this rate you'll have it sorted in no time!! could i be cheeky and ask for some more pictures of the anti roll bar? ive been looking into fitting one on mine for a while now but i couldn't work out where to mount it and where to take the droplinks from. having seen the pic...
by lukesoanes
Thu Aug 16, 2012 8:44 pm
Forum: Imp Club Spares
Topic: Alloy fuel tank for Imp
Replies: 34
Views: 25385

Re: Alloy fuel tank for Imp

price sounds fair, i wonder whether there is a chance of a group discount if there was enough people interested? as far as the tank goes i think id prefer threaded fittings myself as ive never been keen on using jubilee clips also as im planning to run fuel injection id be interested to know whether...
by lukesoanes
Wed Aug 15, 2012 11:34 am
Forum: Imp Club Spares
Topic: Alloy fuel tank for Imp
Replies: 34
Views: 25385

Re: Alloy fuel tank for Imp

alloy racing fabrications made some of the one that are floating around i had a quote for a customised version of the ones they do a year ago but the funds ran out :( so never got around to getting it made. if you email them @ sales@alloyracingfabrications.com im sure they will be able to help! hope...
by lukesoanes
Wed May 16, 2012 12:05 pm
Forum: Motorsport Forum
Topic: HSCC / HRSR 2012
Replies: 160
Views: 79772

Re: HSCC / HRSR 2012

anyone know how much tickets are for spectators?? for sunday cant find any info anywhere??

cheers luke
by lukesoanes
Fri Apr 27, 2012 9:50 pm
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: Nods news , Sometimes its the little things .
Replies: 5956
Views: 1290969

Re: Noddys Natterings , Andy Gs rear window prop review

Glad you're happy Dave. I see the recent originals on eBay went for £48 plus postage :o And they'll more than likely fail sooner or later. I could make the adjustable friction stays en-mass if there was any sort of interest. Perhaps I'll sort a couple out and have them ready for potential customers...