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by Richard B
Thu Oct 14, 2010 11:17 am
Forum: Electrical Systems
Topic: uprating ammeter
Replies: 34
Views: 6044

Re: uprating ammeter

I did a slightly more complicated version on James Coopers MkI. Three individual feeds from the battery via three fuses in a MkII fuse box to three separate relays. Fourth fuse runs the electric fan. This gave three relays runing dip, inner full beam and outer full beam. The flash relay was then fed...
by Richard B
Thu Oct 14, 2010 10:53 am
Forum: Electrical Systems
Topic: Mk1 Overdrive Stalk - how to put it in!?
Replies: 11
Views: 2709

Re: Mk1 Overdrive Stalk - how to put it in!?

I'm sure I persuaded my O/D switch to fit without stripping down the cowling.


Bit of a fiddle but can be done. :wink:
by Richard B
Thu Oct 14, 2010 9:47 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Chilean Miners
Replies: 5
Views: 1003

Re: Chilean Miners

I hear one of the Miners was really upset.....



He forgot to clock in!
by Richard B
Wed Oct 13, 2010 9:03 pm
Forum: Parts for Sale and Wanted
Topic: new kent cam for triumph 2.5pi
Replies: 6
Views: 1569

Re: new kent cam for triumph 2.5pi

Any idea what the model number is? :?
by Richard B
Wed Oct 13, 2010 9:01 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What car did you lust after as a kid?
Replies: 22
Views: 3732

Re: What car did you lust after as a kid?

Spitfire (got one) Stag (got one) Range-Rover (got one to restore) Jaguar D'Type Lola T70 Marcos 3 Litre 4.5 Litre Le Mans Bentley Bentley Continental Lister Jaguar Citroen SM Ferarri Dino Ferarri 365GTB TR5 Aston Martin DB4 Land-Rover 101 Did want a Series One E'Type but I've grown out of that now....
by Richard B
Sat Oct 09, 2010 8:21 pm
Forum: Parts for Sale and Wanted
Topic: 2.5S Cam 307621
Replies: 2
Views: 952

Re: 2.5S Cam 307621

Hi James - I know.

This is the GT6+ cam fitted for the US & Swedish markets, not the GT6 MKII cam. It's also the same cam fitted to the 2500S.
by Richard B
Sat Oct 09, 2010 7:01 pm
Forum: Parts for Sale and Wanted
Topic: mk1 pi brake servo
Replies: 2
Views: 956

Re: mk1 pi brake servo

I'll take it.


pm sent
by Richard B
Sat Oct 09, 2010 3:04 pm
Forum: Parts for Sale and Wanted
Topic: 2.5S Cam 307621
Replies: 2
Views: 952

2.5S Cam 307621

S/H good condition cam from a 2.5S or GT6+. Some light pitting on No.1 lobe. £30


Richard pm me or phone 01483 234557
by Richard B
Tue Aug 24, 2010 5:37 pm
Forum: Engine
Topic: interchangability of engine parts
Replies: 10
Views: 2066

Re: interchangability of engine parts

Two thoughts; Not disputing Andys font of knowledge, but the early small bearing crank revs butter than the latter 2000's. I would go for an early MkI 2000 block and then drill it to take the 7/16" UNF MkII studs. You can keep the better MkI copper gasket they will push down the studs. Secondly on a...