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by Tinsmith_Skippy
Mon Mar 18, 2019 10:14 am
Forum: Parts for Sale and Wanted
Topic: Choke Return Spring & Bracket
Replies: 0
Views: 48

Choke Return Spring & Bracket

Whilst I was dismantling the mk1 Pi I found it still had this bracket and spring to aid the choke return. I made one up for my car but it was only a guess on the sizes. I’ve put in a order with the laser cutting firm to make the bracket (stainless steel) part. It was the same overall price if I orde...
by Tinsmith_Skippy
Mon Mar 11, 2019 11:47 pm
Forum: Parts for Sale and Wanted
Topic: Top Front Panel Wanted
Replies: 10
Views: 178

Re: Top Front Panel Wanted

Up late blurry eyed, that is a mk2 you have! The above is for a mk1. Worth giving them a call they might have a mk2 panel.
by Tinsmith_Skippy
Mon Mar 11, 2019 11:22 pm
Forum: Parts for Sale and Wanted
Topic: Top Front Panel Wanted
Replies: 10
Views: 178

Re: Top Front Panel Wanted

Try td fitchetts, bought this one 6 months ago. The part number is in the photo. Before you go grinder happy save the bonnet mounting plates on the underside your going to need those. All the best with your project.

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by Tinsmith_Skippy
Mon Feb 25, 2019 12:25 pm
Forum: Body and Trim
Topic: Headlining on Mark 2
Replies: 21
Views: 1070

Re: Headlining on Mark 2

Nice job Jake! Now grab cold one from the beer assistant.
by Tinsmith_Skippy
Sat Feb 23, 2019 1:01 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Inherited Triumph - advice appreciated!
Replies: 7
Views: 339

Re: Inherited Triumph - advice appreciated!

Hello Chris welcome to the forum. Good to hear another big six has been awakened from a slumber in a garage I can easily answer 1 one of your questions always protect these cars with a cover. Main reason when it rains the water runs straight off the roof into the lower wing area depending on how lon...
by Tinsmith_Skippy
Wed Feb 20, 2019 5:01 pm
Forum: Body and Trim
Topic: Front windscreen
Replies: 26
Views: 848

Re: Front windscreen

https://rover.ebay.com/rover/0/0/0?mpre ... 2633226632

I’m sure a little manipulation on one of those tool inserts will do the job. £15
by Tinsmith_Skippy
Wed Feb 20, 2019 4:44 pm
Forum: Body and Trim
Topic: Front windscreen
Replies: 26
Views: 848

Re: Front windscreen

Jake if you have any of the stainless rod left over knock a few of the tool bits out and sell them, I can’t even buy the materials and handle for a £10.
by Tinsmith_Skippy
Wed Feb 20, 2019 3:40 pm
Forum: Body and Trim
Topic: Front windscreen
Replies: 26
Views: 848

Re: Front windscreen

Nice one Jake! Like the tool you made, bargain £10 and a couple quid for 12 inches of stainless steel rod. That kit I think comes with the tool to put in the chrome insert for the rear window and all the other gear to put windows in. I found the left side more difficult also, being a righty your kin...
by Tinsmith_Skippy
Wed Feb 20, 2019 7:36 am
Forum: Body and Trim
Topic: Front windscreen
Replies: 26
Views: 848

Re: Front windscreen

The string as you pull it would most likely be cut by the sharpe edge of the trim. The tool lifts the rubber up therefore making the suface area smaller, this enables the back edge of the trim to be pulled backwards and then seated on the rear ridge of the rubber which holds the trim flat. If I get ...
by Tinsmith_Skippy
Sun Feb 17, 2019 6:14 pm
Forum: Parts for Sale and Wanted
Topic: Mk1 Pi or early Mk2 pi Distributor wanted
Replies: 1
Views: 74

Re: Mk1 Pi or early Mk2 pi Distributor wanted

Hello Chris I’ve got one, give us a call or pm sent. Ross.