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by ImpManiac
Wed Nov 20, 2019 12:58 pm
Forum: Rallying
Topic: AMH 337H Rallycross Preparation in USA - Shocks?
Replies: 3
Views: 297

Re: AMH 337H Rallycross Preparation in USA - Shocks?

Yes. Mike is the guy to speak to. :) He has worked with one of the damper manufacturers and they have produced what I can only describe as dampers of the highest quality! I saw some at this year's national meet near Preston. They are of lightweight alloy construction and the adjustment on them reall...
by ImpManiac
Thu Oct 03, 2019 1:11 pm
Forum: Events - Club and Non Club
Topic: WICKED WELSH WEEKEND 2019 ANNOUNCEMENT
Replies: 65
Views: 7164

Re: WICKED WELSH WEEKEND 2019 ANNOUNCEMENT

Fabulous pics! Thank you! :D

I really must get myself along to WWW. Soon. :wink:

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by ImpManiac
Thu Apr 04, 2019 11:19 am
Forum: Events - Club and Non Club
Topic: MotorSport at the Palace
Replies: 4
Views: 740

Re: MotorSport at the Palace

Motorsport at the Palace is an enjoyable event with a great atmosphere, in my experience. :) I may well attend, though I shan't be in my Chamois, sadly, because it is still in pieces. :roll: I'd like to compete there in my car some day, though. :wink:

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by ImpManiac
Mon Feb 11, 2019 6:22 pm
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: The Vusky. Rather boring update .
Replies: 533
Views: 107875

Re: The Vusky. New carpet at long last.

The Vusky looks wonderful, Dave, as always. 8)

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by ImpManiac
Sun Nov 04, 2018 11:10 pm
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: Nods news , Factory fitted cover up / bodge replaced
Replies: 5958
Views: 1304589

Re: Nods news , Back to the oil gauge pipe .

Dave, I just caught up on your wonderful thread. Keep up the brilliant work! Your cars are an inspiration! :mrgreen:

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by ImpManiac
Sun Nov 04, 2018 10:30 pm
Forum: Events - Club and Non Club
Topic: Footman James restoration show . 3 rd/4th Nov.
Replies: 6
Views: 1157

Re: Footman James restoration show . 3 rd/4th Nov.

Well done to the whole team! You should be proud of your achievement! 8)

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by ImpManiac
Thu Oct 25, 2018 8:24 pm
Forum: Circuit racing
Topic: HSCC 2018 - Another Imp Champion
Replies: 7
Views: 1905

Re: HSCC 2018 - Another Imp Champion

Well done, Adrian and all involved! That is an outstanding achievement! :mrgreen:

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by ImpManiac
Tue Oct 09, 2018 9:08 pm
Forum: Motorsport Forum
Topic: race imp
Replies: 4
Views: 1871

Re: race imp

:o Superb! Fabulous work!

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by ImpManiac
Tue Oct 09, 2018 9:04 pm
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: Thread about an imp!
Replies: 3
Views: 992

Re: Thread about an imp!

Yes! Please keep the updates coming, Mike! 8)

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by ImpManiac
Sun Aug 12, 2018 8:18 pm
Forum: Events - Club and Non Club
Topic: Imp 2018 Leicestershire.
Replies: 65
Views: 25427

Re: Imp 2018 Leicestershire.

THANK YOU to all involved in organising and running national. It was an excellent event! 8) Well done, all of you. Roll on next year... :wink:

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by ImpManiac
Sat Jul 28, 2018 11:57 am
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: The start of the journey
Replies: 71
Views: 9660

Re: The start of the journey

Ah. Trying to get caught up. Thanks, Grahame. The car is lovely! :)

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by ImpManiac
Sat Jul 28, 2018 11:50 am
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: Datsun engined Imp. What was that?!!....
Replies: 340
Views: 31717

Re: 1965 Datsun engined Imp...and then there was three.

Lovely work on the floor repairs, Alex. And the Imp shell and parts stash is coming along well! :wink:

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by ImpManiac
Sat Jul 28, 2018 11:41 am
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: The start of the journey
Replies: 71
Views: 9660

Re: The start of the journey

Your Imp looks stunning, Alan. She's a credit to you. :D

Did you get the clutch issues resolved?

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by ImpManiac
Sat Jul 28, 2018 11:17 am
Forum: Circuit racing
Topic: BARC Pre-66 Classic & Historics
Replies: 2
Views: 1097

Re: BARC Pre-66 Classic & Historics

Wow! What a brilliant result! 8) Congratulations to David and the team!

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by ImpManiac
Sun Jun 17, 2018 6:45 pm
Forum: Events - Club and Non Club
Topic: Linwood day 2018
Replies: 3
Views: 1423

Re: Linwood day 2018

Sounds like a great day out! 8)

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by ImpManiac
Wed Jun 13, 2018 6:33 pm
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: nearly there
Replies: 2
Views: 732

Re: nearly there

Did it pass? :)

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by ImpManiac
Sun May 27, 2018 5:38 pm
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: Pimp2 - the rebuild starts
Replies: 199
Views: 65313

Re: Pimp2 - the rebuild starts

Sorry to hear about the teething issues in your first event, Eric. It does seem that you have got to the root causes of them, though, and are well on the way to sorting them. :mrgreen:

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by ImpManiac
Sun May 27, 2018 5:07 pm
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: its here
Replies: 26
Views: 3474

Re: its here

That's great, Norm. I hope you and your wife are enjoying the car. :)

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by ImpManiac
Sat May 26, 2018 9:59 pm
Forum: Events - Club and Non Club
Topic: retro rides big weekender club stand
Replies: 8
Views: 3666

Re: retro rides big weekender club stand

I'll see what I can do. :)

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by ImpManiac
Sat May 12, 2018 1:52 pm
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: 68 stiletto Restoration
Replies: 783
Views: 305967

Re: 68 stiletto Restoration (SRC 527F )

I hope you find somewhere suitable to continue your superb work, Gary. Good luck. :wink:

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by ImpManiac
Sat May 12, 2018 1:50 pm
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: My First Imp (First Sprint this Year!)
Replies: 457
Views: 160242

Re: My First Imp (Front Page!)

Well done, Martin! :D The car looks great! And they are definitely for using. :wink:

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by ImpManiac
Sat May 12, 2018 1:46 pm
Forum: Recommended Non Imp Traders
Topic: Seat belts made to order
Replies: 4
Views: 3327

Re: Seat belts made to order

Yes. Lots of folk have given the company excellent feedback. :)

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by ImpManiac
Sat May 12, 2018 1:39 pm
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: Imp with Rover VVC power
Replies: 116
Views: 31673

Re: Imp with Rover VVC power

The work you are doing looks superb, Cliff. Well done! 8)

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by ImpManiac
Fri Apr 27, 2018 11:08 am
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: New Norfolk imp
Replies: 23
Views: 5366

Re: New Norfolk imp

It is great to see that you are making progress, Chris. :)

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by ImpManiac
Fri Apr 13, 2018 7:35 pm
Forum: Events - Club and Non Club
Topic: Ecosse 2018
Replies: 44
Views: 34194

Re: Ecosse 2018

You drove the Singer Vogue, didn't you, Baz? :?:

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by ImpManiac
Thu Apr 12, 2018 10:47 pm
Forum: Events - Club and Non Club
Topic: Ecosse 2018
Replies: 44
Views: 34194

Re: Ecosse 2018

I hope you all have a brilliant time! :mrgreen:

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by ImpManiac
Thu Apr 12, 2018 9:33 pm
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: VAK 1972 Clan Crusader
Replies: 540
Views: 117224

Re: VAK 1972 Clan Crusader

Oh yes, it does get down the road nicely! 8)

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by ImpManiac
Thu Apr 12, 2018 4:58 pm
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: The Vusky. Rather boring update .
Replies: 533
Views: 107875

Re: The Vusky. In print at long last.

Where can I get my copy? :wink: :wink:

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by ImpManiac
Wed Apr 11, 2018 11:28 pm
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: The Vusky. Rather boring update .
Replies: 533
Views: 107875

Re: The Vusky. Final legally required MOT passed.

Great work, Dave! Especially on the emissions. :D There is no reason why most older vehicles should be polluting. A well set up Imp engine certainly needn't be. And yours clearly is very well fettled. :wink:

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by ImpManiac
Tue Apr 10, 2018 10:33 pm
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: Datsun engined Imp. What was that?!!....
Replies: 340
Views: 31717

Re: Yoeddynzs 1965 Datsun powered Hillman Imp - welding begi

What a great event! 8) What was the silver car in your second picture? Lovely lines. :) And a Jag D-Type daily shopping car! :shock: Well they were built to be used... :wink:

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by ImpManiac
Tue Apr 10, 2018 1:33 pm
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: Datsun engined Imp. What was that?!!....
Replies: 340
Views: 31717

Re: Yoeddynzs 1965 Datsun powered Hillman Imp - welding begi

Lovely work, Alex! 8) I agree with Tim's comments above.

I am enjoying your thread. :mrgreen:

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by ImpManiac
Mon Apr 09, 2018 2:48 pm
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: VAK 1972 Clan Crusader
Replies: 540
Views: 117224

Re: VAK 1972 Clan Crusader

Well done on the results, Scott! :D

Your oil catch plate is a neat idea. :idea:

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by ImpManiac
Mon Apr 09, 2018 2:01 pm
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: Clive - Singer Chamois Sport
Replies: 116
Views: 40460

Re: Clive - Singer Chamois Sport

Great work! 8) Did you make the repair section up in pieces?

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by ImpManiac
Wed Apr 04, 2018 10:24 am
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: 68 stiletto Restoration
Replies: 783
Views: 305967

Re: 68 stiletto Restoration (SRC 527F )

That's a nice gift. :)

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by ImpManiac
Wed Apr 04, 2018 10:20 am
Forum: Events - Club and Non Club
Topic: NEC Restoration Show
Replies: 16
Views: 5260

Re: NEC Restoration Show

That's a nice anecdote! :D Perhaps it's a story for Impressions. :wink:

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by ImpManiac
Wed Apr 04, 2018 10:16 am
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: stella the stiletto
Replies: 420
Views: 112510

Re: stella the stiletto

Enjoy the car, Chris! 8)

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by ImpManiac
Wed Mar 28, 2018 10:43 pm
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: Adventures in Welding
Replies: 251
Views: 80144

Re: Adventures in Welding

I think the overall package, the colour, wheels, stance etc etc is far more important than a swage line that is mm perfect :-) I need to keep reminding myself this and just crack on.. because life is short! But damn it's interesting seeing how people go about their repairs. Thanks for sharing such ...
by ImpManiac
Wed Mar 28, 2018 10:38 pm
Forum: Where are they now
Topic: RAC904M Sunbeam Imp Sport
Replies: 1
Views: 639

Re: RAC904M Sunbeam Imp Sport

You might consider starting a Readers' Cars thread for your current Imp. :)

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by ImpManiac
Fri Mar 23, 2018 8:15 pm
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: Datsun engined Imp. What was that?!!....
Replies: 340
Views: 31717

Re: Yoeddynzs 1965 Datsun powered Hillman Imp - welding begi

Great work! And done quickly too! :mrgreen:

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by ImpManiac
Wed Mar 21, 2018 1:44 pm
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: The Vusky. Rather boring update .
Replies: 533
Views: 107875

Re: The Vusky. Bodgimications

That's a great idea, Dave. :)

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