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by Stephen Auty
Thu Jan 28, 2021 8:26 am
Forum: General 289
Topic: Nice Hawk on THT
Replies: 7
Views: 728

Re: Nice Hawk on THT

Was it me or did the paint look poor, might be dust or the way it was filmed
It sits well though and looks "right" ..very good
by Stephen Auty
Wed Nov 25, 2020 9:54 pm
Forum: Build Information
Topic: MGB Stub Axles.. new v's old
Replies: 11
Views: 1475

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

It took me an hour to pull the grease cap out (in many parts) , completely seized in there. Lower pivot bolt was the same, had to heat the lower trunion up really hot and bash really hard to get it out, the bush came out with the bolt as one unit never to be separated again. There isn't any play in ...
by Stephen Auty
Mon Nov 23, 2020 10:18 am
Forum: Build Information
Topic: MGB Stub Axles.. new v's old
Replies: 11
Views: 1475

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

That was my thought too but there is some play there but it might be the wheel bearings , I'll find out soon.
by Stephen Auty
Mon Nov 23, 2020 8:04 am
Forum: For Sale / Wanted
Topic: Wanted (borrow/rent) Reamer for MGB stub axles
Replies: 0
Views: 420

Wanted (borrow/rent) Reamer for MGB stub axles

As it says...anyone got one I could borrow/rent?
by Stephen Auty
Sun Nov 22, 2020 11:03 am
Forum: Build Information
Topic: MGB Stub Axles.. new v's old
Replies: 11
Views: 1475

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

I know what you mean, anything rubber I have bought for my bikes just rot away. Caliper bleed nipple covers for my Yamaha from eBay basically disintegrated in under a year , the original ones lasted 30yrs and just looked tired. I want to use the old stuff and recondition it but when you see that it ...
by Stephen Auty
Sun Nov 22, 2020 9:23 am
Forum: Build Information
Topic: MGB Stub Axles.. new v's old
Replies: 11
Views: 1475

MGB Stub Axles.. new v's old

Hi. This is my first post , I've been in communication with Stuart many times and he's been brilliant at providing me with his knowledge and experience. I'm just starting to get things moving having placed an order with Gerry a couple of months ago and although it's going to be more than a year befo...