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  1. Who are ya ??
    Hi, 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. 8) 'S all for now, cheers. :smoke::D
  2. On Topic
    Hi All, 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? Cheers, Stu.
  3. Stuff - FOR SALE
    metal yardmaster shed good condition ,part dismantled , easy to put up just screws together ,size 9ft wide 13ft long £250.00
  4. Tech Discussion
    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...
  5. Chat
    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...
  6. History Archive
    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:
  7. Stuff - WANTED
    I need all front sheet metal to convert my 39 ford standard to 39 delux or 40 standard or 40 41 truck. Have mint complete 39 standard front to swap or wil buy outright.
  8. Tech Discussion
    anyone got the facilities to bend sheet metal with a metal brake let me know
  9. Chat
    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...
  10. Tech Features
    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...
  11. Tech Features
    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...
  12. 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
  13. Tech Discussion
    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? Cheers Pete
  14. Tech Discussion
    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...
  15. Tech Features
    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. Please dont...
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