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  1. Tech Discussion
    Help please! The car is an Australian Chrysler VE Valiant. This has the 273 cubic inch small block and is more or less a Dodge Dart saloon built under licence in Australia with some local panel changes. Brake master cylinder is a fresh reconditioned unit. VH44 remote brake servo on opposite...
  2. Stuff - WANTED
    useable set of jaguar outboard discs and working calipers model doesnt matter as long as there jag/chevy 5 stud pattern. All 4 corners needed.
  3. Tech Discussion
    Anyone done a disc brake conversion on a Chevy 10 bolt rear axle using domestic parts? Will be using 15" steel rims, any info gratefully received. Thanks Gotzy
  4. Tech Discussion
    I know I have seen a link somewhere for a company that made an after market kit for fitting a hand brake function on rear disc brake calipers that didn't have this originally. The kit was real simple and made it possible to operate the calipers brake pads with a wire. It was not an additional...
  5. Stuff - FOR SALE
    Hi I have a spare pair of Viva HA front stub axles (spindles) with the correct steering arms attached for sale £25 Can take to swapmeet
  6. Stuff - FOR SALE
    As some of you may have seen Ive been totally done over with regard to my drag car, therefore this is the last of my bits before I take some time out for a while....this all needs to go to fund my divorce fund! Cosworth rear callipers (used) and new Mercedes W124 Brembo rear discs p/n M60320...
  7. Tech Discussion
    Hi, Can anyone help identify theses brake discs by the numbers on them? I think they are Granada....but...hell, what do i know? :pmsl: 856B 2A315 RO2 I think I have that right, although the first B could be an 8 and the O could be a 0! :shake: Ta
  8. Stuff - FOR SALE
    discs hubs calipers & stub axles to fit I beam or tube axle just needs caliper bkts making up £150 ......Guy
  9. Stuff - FOR SALE
    as above from a 1983 trans am firebird discs , calipers & brkts £50 ono discs are 10.5" in diameter fibre glass 34 grill shell £50 now sold f/g rolled rear pan 34 coupe £50 2x mini heaters £25 each
  10. Tech Discussion
    Can anyone recommend a good make of metal cut off disc, I have tried so many, lost count of how many were crap :tdown: ie breaking - bits missing - taking for ever to cut. Don't paying over the top for decent one's. Cheers Bob
  11. Tech Discussion
    Hi all, does anyone know which disc's are the best to use to convert mine from drums? if i remember rightly would they be merc ones? jim
  12. On Topic
    Period perfect rods look great, but my latest 32 is the first rod I've had with disc,s all round and servo fitted and JESUS!! how much more enjoyable is it not having the white knuckle ride of predicting your stopping point a mile out. Mind you having drums on the pop with a good coat of oil on...
  13. Tech Discussion
    Howdy, OK, I got Capri 2.8i front struts (245 vented) with 5 stud billet hub conversions. The calipers hit the hub as it's a lot thicker than stock. Already sent them back and had them trimmed back but the calipers still don't friggin go on. I'm right outta cash so need to resolve this as...
  14. Tech Discussion
    ive seen the volvo conversion on the nsra site, anyone know another option to get discs onto a pop beem?
  15. Stuff - WANTED
    I'm looking for a 240v Belt and Disc sander with a 6" X 48" belt and a 9" disc , I know you can buy them new fairly reasonably but thought maybe somebody might have one surplus to requirements . Something similar to this ... Cheers, Ron
  16. On Topic
    I need to do a disc conversion on my Pop front axle, and I am going to use Spitfire discs and hubs, which I have already. I know you need to make a spacer, and also swap the bearings about a bit (Triumph bearings on the outside I beleive). Has anyone here done a Pop to Triumph disc conversion...
  17. Chat
    I need to do a disc conversion on my Pop front axle, and I am going to use Spitfire discs and hubs, which I have already. I know you need to make a spacer, and also swap the bearings about a bit (Triumph bearings on the outside I beleive). Has anyone here done a Pop to Triumph disc conversion...
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