student/musician/slacker from Yorkshire.
Long been interested in cars and music.
Preferably American Muscle cars and Heavy Metal. \m/ -- \m/
Too many favourite cars to list.
Too many favourite bands to list.
'S all for now, cheers. :smoke::D
I have bought a set of Cobra slots and they are fitted with a standard rubber type valve. Am I right in saying that these should have the metal valves? Does anyone know where I can get a set of these from?
Come on guys, I know how I would do this, but, is there a 'proper' way to go about it???
Trying to go from a square shaped trans tunnel to a round bit, see pics...
The 'round' in front of the shifter needs to be the same size as the 'round' behind the shifter, but that's not the problem...
Whats the value of scrap metal at the mo? I have a shitbox 1996 Escort auto that is quite possably the worst car I have ever owned, and it's geting binned in the next couple of days. Is it worth me arseing about taking it to be weighed in or not? Or shall I just get some one to pick it up and...
FOUND THIS IN STREET GASSER WINTER 79, IS THIS ANOTHER BRITISH MADE RODDING FILM THAT WILL REMAIN A MYTH IN THE UNSEEN VAULTS TO MOST OF US ALONG WITH SHUTDOWN & CRUISIN?, WAS IT EVER RELEASED?, ANYONE OUT THERE SEEN IT, KNOW ANYTHING ABOUT IT OR WERE PERHAPS A DRIVER OF ONE OF THE RODS?.....:tup:
got some cash for xmas and was thinking of investing in some workshop tools
these any good? or what would you recomend... i have a nibbler that fits in a drill but its still a faff and would like a tool that would work better...
It's really not a trick question, :) How much do we really understand metal.
It's something we use to repair holes, we pull dents from it, we weld on it, we sand it, prime it, but do we understand it :mooooh:
So many cars , planes , trucks, boats, they all have different shapes bends and...
Be warned it may be lengthy...............................:rolleyes:
This will help you make bends and curves in flat metal with common tools.
This is a 1 inch strip of 18 gauge cold roll 1008 series, notice the bottom that touches the bench is as flat and in full contact....
Now to create a...
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.
Any metal experts on here?
I want to make up some stainless rear light trims, about 3mm x 25mm
Whats the best grade for polishing and easiest to bend?
Can it be mig'd with stainless wire with an argon/Co2 mix?
Righto chaps and chapesses, I have a problem...
I have started to cap the cut bits on my doors and 1/4 panels, but have come to a bit of a halt with how to do a bit...
Door capped, and B pillar top done too:
Which I am quite chuffed with, but I need to join the bits up now, and it has a...
I used to post crap like this on the NSRA forum but thats history for us guests, then decided that what I had to say wasnt really that interesting to anyone, so stoped posting altogether, but I think this post might encourage some folk to have a go at a wee bit of metal bashing.