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by Dom
Mon Aug 05, 2019 8:02 pm
Forum: Events - Club and Non Club
Topic: Outstanding effort by Richard Murtha
Replies: 15
Views: 1030

Outstanding effort by Richard Murtha

I just think everyone needs to know that today Richard went above and beyond and literally out of his way to help out one of my young members in his time of need. An incident happend in the early evening of last night leaving a fellow young members car undrivable. Richard borrowed a friends trailer ...
by Dom
Mon Jul 01, 2019 7:25 pm
Forum: Events - Club and Non Club
Topic: Imp National 2019
Replies: 31
Views: 3275

Re: Imp National 2019

Question, is it communal showering only? :?
by Dom
Thu Jun 06, 2019 6:52 pm
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: doms clan.
Replies: 45
Views: 4921

Re: doms clan.

Im back! And it’s not even August yet?!

Don’t the moderators normally step in when we get ‘of topic’ :lol:
by Dom
Tue May 28, 2019 8:25 pm
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: doms clan.
Replies: 45
Views: 4921

Re: doms clan.

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by Dom
Sat Sep 29, 2018 1:45 pm
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: doms clan.
Replies: 45
Views: 4921

Re: doms clan.

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by Dom
Mon Sep 24, 2018 8:40 pm
Forum: Events - Club and Non Club
Topic: WICKED WELSH WEEKEND 2018
Replies: 85
Views: 27331

Re: WICKED WELSH WEEKEND 2018

Saw a guy at WWW who looked just like rick parfitt. Pretty sure he took some photos of me bleeding the clutch on my imp.

If he’s reading this I would love to see them !
by Dom
Mon Aug 13, 2018 6:27 pm
Forum: Events - Club and Non Club
Topic: Retro rides gathering 2018
Replies: 1
Views: 621

Retro rides gathering 2018

I said I would never come back to the forum and I’m trying to keep it that way but this in my mind is for the benifit of the club so I’m swallowing Abit of humble pie... I have organised a stand pass for retro rides, this weekend at Selsley Walsh. The stand pass is for the Sunday. Does anyone want o...
by Dom
Wed Feb 14, 2018 11:19 pm
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: Doms 2nd resto BMW K1000 Dyno run.
Replies: 38
Views: 11156

Re: Doms 2nd resto BMW K1000 Dyno run.

Keith 'Supaimpy' Laming wrote:Colin Chapman would never agree Baz , just two of his pearls

'any car that holds together for the whole race is too heavy ' or 'simplify then add lightness'

I like that quote. I'm gonna use that
by Dom
Sun Feb 11, 2018 7:20 pm
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: Doms 2nd resto BMW K1000 Dyno run.
Replies: 38
Views: 11156

Re: Doms 2nd resto BMW K1000 Dyno run.

I understand the risks, dangers, and the MOT standards.
by Dom
Sun Feb 11, 2018 6:33 pm
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: Doms 2nd resto BMW K1000 Dyno run.
Replies: 38
Views: 11156

Re: Doms 2nd resto BMW K1000 Dyno run.

Wish bone notch done on Saturday morning
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by Dom
Sun Feb 11, 2018 2:09 pm
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: Doms 2nd resto BMW K1000 Dyno run.
Replies: 38
Views: 11156

Re: Doms 2nd resto BMW K1000 Dyno run.

MattorMatty wrote:Very nice Dom!
Are you going to be the first BMW powered Imp on air?

Matt

I believe so!
by Dom
Fri Feb 09, 2018 10:56 pm
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: Doms 2nd resto BMW K1000 Dyno run.
Replies: 38
Views: 11156

Re: Doms 2nd resto BMW K1000 Dyno run.

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Can you tell what it is yet?
by Dom
Fri Feb 09, 2018 10:53 pm
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: doms clan.
Replies: 45
Views: 4921

Re: doms clan.

philgsmith wrote:I guessed the 1100 was going in - it must have been sat in the garage (or previous garage) for a year or more now.. all the best with this mate.. it looks great.

Phil
cheers phill. yeah I have 3 BMW engines now haha
by Dom
Fri Feb 09, 2018 10:10 pm
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: doms clan.
Replies: 45
Views: 4921

Re: doms clan.

Bit of a Chinese puzzle, you would never have believed it would fit into that garage the right way up would you? 8) Im always amazed on what folk can achieve in a seemly impossibly small space, but achieve they do. Funny story how we got it like that! We pushed it in all 4 wheels, and me and a frie...
by Dom
Fri Feb 09, 2018 10:08 pm
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: doms clan.
Replies: 45
Views: 4921

Re: doms clan.

RoyBlunt wrote:Great job Dom. To my mind (.......still into motorcycles after all these years....) that's 'Kwaka' (Kawasaki) green - what engine are you fitting?
Roy Imp011

Indeed it is !
by Dom
Fri Feb 09, 2018 10:07 pm
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: doms clan.
Replies: 45
Views: 4921

Re: doms clan.

Great job Dom. To my mind (.......still into motorcycles after all these years....) that's 'Kwaka' (Kawasaki) green - what engine are you fitting? Roy Imp011 My guess is a Beemer -for power to weight without the fuss and expense of a tuned Imp engine equivalent. :wink: Always makes me laugh that qu...
by Dom
Fri Feb 09, 2018 10:06 pm
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: doms clan.
Replies: 45
Views: 4921

Re: doms clan.

Bit of a Chinese puzzle, you would never have believed it would fit into that garage the right way up would you? 8) Im always amazed on what folk can achieve in a seemly impossibly small space, but achieve they do. We don't all have access to workshops complete with tools and ramp! I do... just not...
by Dom
Thu Feb 08, 2018 10:39 pm
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: doms clan.
Replies: 45
Views: 4921

doms clan.

thought I better keep everyone happy and post my most recent restoration on here. posted it all on face book a few months ago. but thought I would put it on here also. 20800164_10214215144792378_8941925325395455213_n.jpg 21106755_10214301784438315_8331640598598917231_n.jpg 23472834_10214965756117192...
by Dom
Sat Feb 03, 2018 6:46 pm
Forum: Events - Club and Non Club
Topic: Ecosse 2018
Replies: 44
Views: 33932

Re: Ecosse 2018

gill wrote:Dom,
What's a few half miles after the distance to get there????
Gill
because I'm told when drunk its hard to drive in a straight line!

all joking aside.

not really keen on a none camp site event.
by Dom
Thu Feb 01, 2018 7:37 pm
Forum: Events - Club and Non Club
Topic: Ecosse 2018
Replies: 44
Views: 33932

Re: Ecosse 2018

gordonvan wrote:Being a hotel based event,unfortunately there is no campsite adjacent.The nearest is the South Links holiday Park about half a mile away and close to the beach.Tel Angus Council on 03452 777778 to book.
Ahh that's a shame... probably won't be coming then
by Dom
Wed Jan 31, 2018 11:31 pm
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: Doms 2nd resto BMW K1000 Dyno run.
Replies: 38
Views: 11156

Re: Doms 2nd resto BMW K1000 Dyno run.

ImpManiac wrote:Your Imp looks great, Dom. It sounds awesome on the dyno too! :mrgreen:

IM 8)

Taaa
by Dom
Tue Jan 30, 2018 11:09 pm
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: Doms 2nd resto BMW K1000 Dyno run.
Replies: 38
Views: 11156

Re: Doms 2nd resto BMW K1000 Dyno run.



YouTube link here to the recent dyno run at my work.
by Dom
Tue Jan 30, 2018 10:18 pm
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: Doms 2nd resto BMW K1000 Dyno run.
Replies: 38
Views: 11156

Re: Doms 2nd resto

Here are a few from over the summer
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by Dom
Tue Jan 30, 2018 10:03 pm
Forum: Events - Club and Non Club
Topic: Ecosse 2018
Replies: 44
Views: 33932

Re: Ecosse 2018

ylee coyote wrote:Is there a camp site nearby ?
Nearby ? Is the event not being held at a camp site as it has been in previous years ? I haven't been since 2011!

What is the camping situation (tent) ? I am interested in coming this year but don't want to be camping of 'site' as such. Hope that makes sense! Cheers
by Dom
Sat Jan 13, 2018 6:38 pm
Forum: Events - Club and Non Club
Topic: retro rides big weekender club stand
Replies: 8
Views: 3551

Re: retro rides big weekender club stand

I have emended the first post... clearly was totally asleep when I wrote that
by Dom
Thu Jan 11, 2018 8:23 pm
Forum: Events - Club and Non Club
Topic: Going dutch 2018, which ferry ?
Replies: 2
Views: 1213

Going dutch 2018, which ferry ?

evening all. interested into getting an idea of what ferry everyone is getting so that I'm not on my own :roll: dad isn't going this year so it will be just me. last few years there have been large numbers of imps on the night ferry from harwich to the hook of holland, I like this ferry because it m...
by Dom
Thu Jan 11, 2018 8:19 pm
Forum: Events - Club and Non Club
Topic: Players classic club stand
Replies: 3
Views: 1297

Re: Players classic club stand

bks974c wrote:Dom

Well done in your efforts organising the stands, although won't be there myself.

Scott
thanks allot scot. makes it all worth while with comments like yours! I'm happy that I can get so many of the young members together over a weeking.
by Dom
Thu Jan 11, 2018 7:58 pm
Forum: Events - Club and Non Club
Topic: Players classic club stand
Replies: 3
Views: 1297

Players classic club stand

Evening all. I have arrange a club stand at 'players classic' on june 23rd - 24th . if you want to go you need to submit your vehicle, if you want the link to the website so that you can submit your vehicle please email me at domsiphone@hotmail.co.uk and I will give you the link. make sure you menti...
by Dom
Thu Jan 11, 2018 7:53 pm
Forum: Events - Club and Non Club
Topic: retro rides big weekender club stand
Replies: 8
Views: 3551

retro rides big weekender club stand

Evening all. I have arrange a club stand at 'retro rides big weekender' on 19th-20th May 2018 at goodwood. I have a 'club code' which will be needed when filling in your car entry form (link bellow) if you want the code please email me at domsiphone@hotmail.co.uk young and not so young welcome! but ...
by Dom
Mon Jul 03, 2017 11:11 pm
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: Doms 2nd resto BMW K1000 Dyno run.
Replies: 38
Views: 11156

Re: Doms 2nd resto

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by Dom
Mon Jul 03, 2017 12:49 am
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: Doms 2nd resto BMW K1000 Dyno run.
Replies: 38
Views: 11156

Re: Doms 2nd resto

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by Dom
Wed Jun 07, 2017 7:50 pm
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: Doms 2nd resto BMW K1000 Dyno run.
Replies: 38
Views: 11156

Re: Doms 2nd resto

Can't promise there will be to many more photos on here. Maybe some when it's finished :)
by Dom
Tue Jun 06, 2017 10:21 pm
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: Doms 2nd resto BMW K1000 Dyno run.
Replies: 38
Views: 11156

Doms 2nd resto BMW K1000 Dyno run.

Hello all. Don't come on here very often as I spend most of my time on the imp face book page (non official) so I thought I would share with you all what I've been up too. Only a few photos IMG_2949.JPG IMG_3256.JPG IMG_3424.JPG IMG_3741.JPG IMG_3838.JPG IMG_4273.JPG IMG_4457.JPG IMG_4506.JPG
by Dom
Tue Aug 02, 2016 3:41 pm
Forum: Events - Club and Non Club
Topic: Where's the thread for National?
Replies: 41
Views: 24536

Re: Where's the thread for National?

Thanks Nun. I've got one original shiny arm and one modern equivalent. I'm aiming for a pair of shiny originals. I had to replace the worn blade yesterday because there was the minor matter of an MOT to get through (failed :cry: ), at which point I realised that the one that looks OK is also failin...
by Dom
Tue Aug 02, 2016 3:37 pm
Forum: Events - Club and Non Club
Topic: Where's the thread for National?
Replies: 41
Views: 24536

Re: Where's the thread for National?

Anybody taking a BMW K series engined Imp/Clan/Davrian to the national? if so what day(s) are you going to be there? Steve Hants ACO I wil be there Thursday too Sunday and taking people for runs out too those who want them. But bazz will tell you, I have verry verry small seats in the front of my i...
by Dom
Sun Oct 04, 2015 10:04 pm
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: Dom's Subeam Stiletto Resto!
Replies: 504
Views: 123836

Re: Dom's Subeam Stiletto Resto!

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by Dom
Sun Oct 04, 2015 10:03 pm
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: Dom's Subeam Stiletto Resto!
Replies: 504
Views: 123836

Re: Dom's Subeam Stiletto Resto!

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by Dom
Sun Oct 04, 2015 10:02 pm
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: Dom's Subeam Stiletto Resto!
Replies: 504
Views: 123836

Re: Dom's Subeam Stiletto Resto!

Not going to start a 'why I should use face book instead of the forum' thing but for example, I posted a thread asking for photos of front rad conversations, I get 0 photos, but one comments leading me to photos I post the same comment on face book and within minuties I get multiple photos of front ...
by Dom
Thu Oct 01, 2015 7:12 pm
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: Dom's Subeam Stiletto Resto!
Replies: 504
Views: 123836

Re: Dom's Subeam Stiletto Resto!

i am still here, i am still alive, the imp IS still going! (just) just with face book being so easy via a smart phone, i dont seem to find the time too get on here! im sorry... but i am still here guys 8) hope all my old forum friends who i dont see at events are doing well, great week end at WWW, a...