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by Tinsmith_Skippy
Wed Feb 20, 2019 5:01 pm
Forum: Body and Trim
Topic: Front windscreen
Replies: 23
Views: 432

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: 23
Views: 432

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: 23
Views: 432

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: 23
Views: 432

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: 33

Re: Mk1 Pi or early Mk2 pi Distributor wanted

Hello Chris I’ve got one, give us a call or pm sent. Ross.
by Tinsmith_Skippy
Fri Feb 08, 2019 11:28 am
Forum: Projects
Topic: Project Pi
Replies: 47
Views: 3983

Re: Project Pi

I must admit this worked better with a another set of hands. The Valencia car is going to have a little re adjustment on one corner, couldn’t quite get it to sit right installing it on my own but going to have another try.
But the window rubbers are good for patterns 2 fitted now pleased.
by Tinsmith_Skippy
Fri Feb 08, 2019 10:22 am
Forum: Body and Trim
Topic: Front windscreen
Replies: 23
Views: 432

Re: Front windscreen

It was quicker the second time round as I did it on my own the first. It’s the corners that you need someone to apply a little pressure 2 inches away from the tool. Would have been quicker if it wasn’t for quality control over my shoulder double checking everything. :lol:
by Tinsmith_Skippy
Thu Feb 07, 2019 4:52 pm
Forum: Body and Trim
Topic: Front windscreen
Replies: 23
Views: 432

Re: Front windscreen

So Dad said should we do a online video, sarcastically I said oh yeah! So we had a go and this is the directors cut.
by Tinsmith_Skippy
Thu Feb 07, 2019 3:08 pm
Forum: Projects
Topic: Project Pi
Replies: 47
Views: 3983

Re: Project Pi

Finally seeing the light at the end of the tunnel Charles, 6 years work so far and probably another 4 weeks away to completion. :D So Dad said should we do a online video, sarcastically I said oh yeah! So we had a go and this is the directors cut. Project Progress: Window Trim Fitting Video Link: ht...
by Tinsmith_Skippy
Tue Feb 05, 2019 11:46 am
Forum: Projects
Topic: Project Pi
Replies: 47
Views: 3983

Re: Project Pi

Weekend Update Fitting the Dashboard.

Project Progress: