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by clive
Wed Nov 25, 2020 7:38 pm
Forum: Build Information
Topic: MGB Stub Axles.. new v's old
Replies: 11
Views: 188

Re: MGB Stub Axles.. new v's old

Not the easiest of bearings to set up, but there are plenty of videos showing how to adjust the end float using shims. One thing you want to avoid is the modern way of torquing up the nut and easing off a flat on the nut.
by clive
Wed Nov 25, 2020 1:37 pm
Forum: Build Information
Topic: MGB Stub Axles.. new v's old
Replies: 11
Views: 188

Re: MGB Stub Axles.. new v's old

According to the Haynes Manual, the wheel bearing end float should be 0.002 to 0.004 ins, (0.05 - 0.1mm)
by clive
Mon Nov 23, 2020 8:36 pm
Forum: Tech Stuff
Topic: Side Windows - Black Finish?
Replies: 8
Views: 149

Re: Side Windows - Black Finish?

Most are covered in mohair.

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by clive
Sun Nov 22, 2020 6:06 pm
Forum: Tech Stuff
Topic: Spare Wheel 289
Replies: 5
Views: 70

Re: Spare Wheel 289

I just thought that as most new cars don't have them, why do kit cars?
by clive
Sun Nov 22, 2020 5:52 pm
Forum: Tech Stuff
Topic: Spare Wheel 289
Replies: 5
Views: 70

Re: Spare Wheel 289

Do you need a spare wheel for IVA?
by clive
Wed Nov 18, 2020 11:39 am
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: Covid Vaccine
Replies: 8
Views: 181

Re: Covid Vaccine

After it's revealed Dolly Parton helped fund the new Moderna vaccine, scientists confirm it has a 9 to 5 % success rate!
by clive
Tue Nov 17, 2020 11:40 pm
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: Covid Vaccine
Replies: 8
Views: 181

Re: Covid Vaccine

The Moderna vaccine only needs minus 20 degrees for storage as opposed to Pfizer's minus 75 degrees.

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-54902908
by clive
Thu Nov 05, 2020 3:44 pm
Forum: General 289
Topic: Newbie (second time around) - avoiding Q
Replies: 9
Views: 484

Re: Newbie (second time around) - avoiding Q

Morning Jim, In order to get my Reg, I had a log book for a 1966 MGB which I sent to the DVLA and notified a change of engine to a Rover V8. Allan I think that loophole was closed some years ago. Now if you apply to change engine details you need to back it up with photographs and engineers report....
by clive
Thu Nov 05, 2020 1:04 pm
Forum: General Cobra
Topic: NEW! AC COBRA Models from AC Cars!
Replies: 30
Views: 4068

Re: NEW! AC COBRA Models from AC Cars!

Grown up Scalextric!
by clive
Wed Nov 04, 2020 4:14 pm
Forum: General Cobra
Topic: Blockley Tyres
Replies: 4
Views: 703

Re: Blockley Tyres

Tubeless. I've never had any issues with tubeless tyres on the MWS wire wheels. I might loose about 2lb psi over a year if that.