what swap meet bargains did we find? I bought 2 headlights for my austin for 30 quid,alloy dash panels for a tenner,and a tubed gearbox crossmember for a tenner,the sun also shone and i had a great day WELL HAPPY:D:D:D also many thanks to all the people who collected their parts arranged via Rod...
Now for those that have not left yet an hr ago there was no clouds to be seen and starting to get frosty on the cars and roofs so id guess its going to be cold early but if the last 3 days is anything to go by it will brighten up around 10ish :tup:
Hopefully no rain sleet hail or snow this...
I have been offered a Trumpet Herald chassis with engine and running gear, if I was to fit a fibreglass body would it need to go through SVA, BIVA or what ever it is called these days? Or could I get away with a body swap?
1955-57 chevy door handle shields as new £40.
my old 56 chevy dash trim set £40.
my old 1953 chevy pickup gas tank £50
ford 100e gas tank £20
350 chevy Chrome hugger headers, one has been chopped about but the other is good £30
With the amount of people who are going to the swap meet, some will know others and some wont
How are we going to tell who is who?
Ive got stuff to part company with and stuff to pick up so unless you see me in my car and you scream at me i have no idea (brain like a sieve) who im looking...
HI Thought you may like to See this my Mate sent me from down under just hope it wont happen at the swap meet hear note the last line ? :grr:
This was in the Ballarat Courier Newspaper.
Could anyone pick me up from Leicester and take me and two propshafts to the Swap Meet and bring me back home please???
Could possibly sort out a bacon butty and a tea/coffee for renumeration, but thats about all... :sniff:
Ta for looking...
2 off 32 roadster type screens for sale - look purpose made to me
1st is the nicer one, looks like black powder coating to the steel front, aluminium frame to the rear, top studs, 1 hole in top rail, glass cracked.
Bottom 41 1/2"
Middle 9 1/4"
2nd is a bit basic...
5 litres of 2 pack acrilic chrome/canary yellow paint (its bright)
2.5 litres of fast activator to match
paint mix = 2 parts paint 1 part activator
no paint code on tin
£60 the lot (sold to firefox)
59 elcamino hard fibreglass tonneau cover £100
59 elcamino original rear fender skirts £125
I`m going to the essex swap meet. I`ve never been before. I`ve been after a hot rod complete or unfinished project. If anyone is selling one then let me know beforehand. Is there a page where people list what they are selling anywhere?
1963 morris minor superbly built with v8 and five speed,custom frame ,custom front independant suspension with disc brakes and rack and pinion steering,narrowed IRS with locking diff, propshaft handbrake, rover v8 with ,cam,headwork,headers,edelbrock 500cfm 4 barrel, offy intake,dual stainless...
Some will know that things havent been going very well with the workshop where the car was being updated....but its now time to sell this 'as is' due to needing money for my divorce funds.
If a certain Mr Taylor is to be believed, this is set up for a SBC with a turbo, running a 8.50 cage...
Here is a a short list of some of the parts i will have for sale at the swap meet.
If you have any ideas of things you would like but arnt readily available just ask, if you can dream it (usualy) i can make it (within reason)
ANYONE SPORTING ANY RnS CLOTHING WILL AUTOMATICALY BE ELIGABLE FOR A...
th 350 transmission with lokar kick down cable,dipstick,short tail shaft for rebuild..£sold
th350 internals,pump etc....£40
jegs wheelie bars,with axle brackets...sold
th350 torque convertors....one pictured is a 2500 rpm,other is 1200 rpm...£40 each.2500 sold
holset and garret turbos...
I found these Photos in the loft , they are of Pomona Corvette & Porsche Swap Meet from 1994 , i hope you enjoy them , I remember it like it was yesterday , funny that as i can't remember what i did two days ago most of the time .