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by Dom
Sat Jan 11, 2020 6:58 pm
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: Doms nymph
Replies: 21
Views: 554

Re: Doms nymph

Pedal box sorted.
More bits have been blasted.
And the front h brackets have been repaired.
Still loads to do but Won’t be long now
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by Dom
Sat Jan 11, 2020 6:56 pm
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: Doms nymph
Replies: 21
Views: 554

Re: Doms nymph

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by Dom
Sat Jan 11, 2020 6:54 pm
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: Doms nymph
Replies: 21
Views: 554

Re: Doms nymph

Rear arms coming together
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by Dom
Sat Jan 11, 2020 6:53 pm
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: Doms nymph
Replies: 21
Views: 554

Re: Doms nymph

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Floor painted !
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by Dom
Wed Jan 01, 2020 8:04 pm
Forum: Events - Club and Non Club
Topic: Going Dutch 2020
Replies: 11
Views: 1351

Re: Going Dutch 2020

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Sorry Harry :roll:
by Dom
Wed Jan 01, 2020 7:22 pm
Forum: Events - Club and Non Club
Topic: Going Dutch 2020
Replies: 11
Views: 1351

Re: Going Dutch 2020

Three young members have signed up already! We are all very excited
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by Dom
Sun Dec 29, 2019 11:06 pm
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: Doms nymph
Replies: 21
Views: 554

Re: Doms nymph

Photos are in the wrong order and one is on the piss but you get the picture! All the original parts were used besides the water pump

All metal parts were stripped, blasted, and powder coated all from my Garrage at home
by Dom
Sun Dec 29, 2019 11:05 pm
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: Doms nymph
Replies: 21
Views: 554

Re: Doms nymph

I had a spare hour or two today so started tinkering and ended up with an awsome result
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by Dom
Tue Dec 24, 2019 3:44 pm
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: Doms nymph
Replies: 21
Views: 554

Re: Doms nymph

Your not wrong, the clan looks nothing like them. Here’s my clan! Don’t know anything about the nymph tbh 😂 Great pic, never had my Clan at that angle when it was re-built. I just lifted the bare lightweight luff shell, with the help of some mates, up about 4 foot in the air and put it on trestle s...
by Dom
Mon Dec 23, 2019 10:30 pm
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: Doms nymph
Replies: 21
Views: 554

Re: Doms nymph

Your not wrong, the clan looks nothing like them. Here’s my clan!

Don’t know anything about the nymph tbh 😂
by Dom
Mon Dec 23, 2019 8:52 pm
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: Doms nymph
Replies: 21
Views: 554

Re: Doms nymph

Plans for the moment are, completely strip the underside, paint underside, blast all suspension and brake components, paint and powder coat throughout, rebuild with all new brakes and brake components. Rebuild an imp engine :o and refit. Look into the wiring and possibly make a new loom. Drive and ...
by Dom
Sun Dec 22, 2019 11:22 pm
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: Doms nymph
Replies: 21
Views: 554

Re: Doms nymph

For some reason it didn’t post any of the photos In order, Should of stuck with face book 😉 Plans for the moment are, completely strip the underside, paint underside, blast all suspension and brake components, paint and powder coat throughout, rebuild with all new brakes and brake components. Rebuil...
by Dom
Sun Dec 22, 2019 11:19 pm
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: Doms nymph
Replies: 21
Views: 554

Doms nymph

New house New car Almost a new year! Always loved this car. Extremely pleased to be the proud new owner. No bike engine or air suspension this time round. E97F1A6C-4BE0-45E8-B852-3CD104DE9C2D.jpeg 5165FD81-8E9B-4A0F-98FF-B3AA56135154.jpeg D82BF83C-E980-478A-B2AE-874EC34403AD.jpeg D04568A4-8FFA-42D2-...
by Dom
Sun Dec 22, 2019 11:15 pm
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: doms clan.
Replies: 50
Views: 5896

Re: doms clan.

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by Dom
Sun Dec 22, 2019 11:13 pm
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: doms clan.
Replies: 50
Views: 5896

Re: doms clan.

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by Dom
Sun Dec 22, 2019 11:11 pm
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: doms clan.
Replies: 50
Views: 5896

Re: doms clan.

Lol. You can buy remapping chips of eBay for the 1100’s which are said to give 25% more power. I’ve fitted mine and dynod it since this thread was started and it’s not far from the initial figure I stated. Thanks for all the kind words BFD1FD38-6054-4D61-A12E-62971323ED3E.jpeg FE6E90EA-58E9-418B-B50...
by Dom
Tue Dec 17, 2019 9:00 pm
Forum: Events - Club and Non Club
Topic: Going Dutch 2020
Replies: 11
Views: 1351

Re: Going Dutch 2020

When will the going Dutch 2020 website be updated ? Just went to Register and it still says the dates are to be confirmed but I hope that isn’t the case as I’ve booked my ferry
by Dom
Mon Aug 05, 2019 8:02 pm
Forum: Events - Club and Non Club
Topic: Outstanding effort by Richard Murtha
Replies: 15
Views: 1547

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: 4323

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: 50
Views: 5896

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: 50
Views: 5896

Re: doms clan.

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by Dom
Sat Sep 29, 2018 1:45 pm
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: doms clan.
Replies: 50
Views: 5896

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: 29069

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: 710

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: 11884

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: 11884

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: 11884

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: 11884

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: 11884

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: 50
Views: 5896

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: 50
Views: 5896

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: 50
Views: 5896

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: 50
Views: 5896

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: 50
Views: 5896

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: 50
Views: 5896

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: 34529

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: 34529

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: 11884

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: 11884

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: 11884

Re: Doms 2nd resto

Here are a few from over the summer
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