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    Today, 09:22 PM
    Spacenut replied to a thread Castle Donnington in Photos
    We used to have a couple of South African Eagle owners on this forum a while back. Like the Sterling in the US and the Eureka in Australia, the Eagle...
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    Today, 11:55 AM
    Peter replied to a thread This dose not end well in General Chat
    Fabulous sound from that rotary Mazda engine. Regards side windows, one idea recently posted was lift off hinges on the front edge and flip off...
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    Today, 11:47 AM
    Peter replied to a thread Peter's Eagle SS in Your Cars
    Finally fixed all the people with dead buggys and quads and got to the shed, unfortunately it will be the last time for 14 days, -again- as the...
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    Today, 11:10 AM
    Peter started a thread Top RV v( in RV
    You gota see this. Excellent V8 new build 2020 | THE EAGLE OWNERS CLUB (proboards.com)
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    18-01-2021, 07:06 PM
    Spacenut replied to a thread Castle Donnington in Photos
    That's interesting. I remember Richard Oakes telling me that they had a problem with red gel coat discolouration (to a mucky brown colour), but I...
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    17-01-2021, 06:19 PM
    Spacenut replied to a thread Castle Donnington in Photos
    Hi Mike - another great photo, thanks for posting. Wonderful to see so many ADD Mk1 cars together, and as you say, no shortage of green examples! ...
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    13-01-2021, 11:30 AM
    Peter replied to a thread Red Nova for sale in For Sale
    Touché, But that was bureaucracy changing, not me. I will finish it and be road going, again, but if I can legally drive it is another matter.
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    13-01-2021, 11:21 AM
    Peter replied to a thread Peter's Eagle SS in Your Cars
    Doing my best Lauren, the alternative is really bad. Yeasterday a little more done, got the broken LEDs in the armrest to show the 'display' LEDs...
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    11-01-2021, 08:50 PM
    Thanks Mike - some useful tips for when I get my AVO front double-adjustables installed! (I have just about got the old SPAX units doing what they...
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    11-01-2021, 06:53 PM
    Spacenut replied to a thread Peter's Eagle SS in Your Cars
    Indeed :( Stay safe Peter.
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    11-01-2021, 12:56 PM
    Peter replied to a thread Red Nova for sale in For Sale
    i THOUGHT HE WAS QUITE CLEAR AS TO WHY HE IS SELLING, If everyone read that, or similar articles, there would be less heartaches. One does not need...
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    10-01-2021, 06:10 PM
    Peter replied to a thread Peter's Eagle SS in Your Cars
    Almost hesitant to say I will be back in the shed Tuesday but I said that last time and ended up working most of last week or recovering from...
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    10-01-2021, 06:02 PM
    Look forward to the results.
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    10-01-2021, 06:00 PM
    Peter replied to a thread Red Nova for sale in For Sale
    Maybe someone didn't read, "So you want to build a kit car". Hmmmm.
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    10-01-2021, 05:59 PM
    Peter replied to a thread Facebook in General Chat
    We have an Eagle cars Facebook which I started as I was asked to do it but I have let it look after itself, I just approve 'friends' after asking...
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    10-01-2021, 05:08 PM
    Peter replied to a thread 009 in Your Cars
    Gawd! That's like something from a horror movie. So glad I have 6 wires in total.
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    06-01-2021, 11:45 AM
    Peter replied to a thread Peter's Eagle SS in Your Cars
    Well, Tuesday went to Wednesday which is now Friday as the ONE belt and ONE cable on the Zforce 550 4x4s evolved into THREE belts, a throttle cable...
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    03-01-2021, 01:20 PM
    Peter replied to a thread Peter's Eagle SS in Your Cars
    Well, Monday in the 'shed' has become Tuesday as I have a job to do Monday, seems Myself and James are the only two qualified CFMoto mechanics on the...
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    31-12-2020, 07:06 PM
    Spacenut replied to a thread restoring mk1 in Your Cars
    That is interesting - so ADD cars had markings on some of the separate panels as well as the main body tub. Another mystery solved! Lauren
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    31-12-2020, 12:52 PM
    Peter replied to a thread Using a Wire Gauge Chart in Electrical
    Thanks Brett, one for the technical page on the EOC site for sure.
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    31-12-2020, 12:47 PM
    A happy new year from me and my friends on the 'dark side' in Eagle land. Hope to see Stoneleigh on in 2021 and things getting back to normal with...
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    31-12-2020, 10:47 AM
    Oldest active post for sure! Hoping things get better for all in 2021!
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    30-12-2020, 10:32 PM
    Spacenut replied to a thread restoring mk1 in Your Cars
    Hi Barry - there was no factory spoiler or rear wing designed for the Nova, although previous club members have sold "Whale Tail" spoilers in the...
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    30-12-2020, 10:22 PM
    Spacenut replied to a thread restoring mk1 in Your Cars
    Hi Phill - I guess that is a possibility for the Mk2 - the nose of the car is braced by the front undertray, so the angle that the nose adopts will...
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    30-12-2020, 10:09 PM
    Spacenut replied to a thread restoring mk1 in Your Cars
    Hi Barry - ADD is Automotive Design and Development, which was the name of the company founded by Richard Oakes (the designer of the Nova) and Phil...
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    30-12-2020, 07:03 PM
    Possible I guess, with heavily loaded FWD. It all comes down to proximity and radiated heat. I genuinely can't see the need, unless you have a lot of...
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    30-12-2020, 06:56 PM
    Spacenut replied to a thread restoring mk1 in Your Cars
    Depressing isn't it? The clearance problem can only arise from two issues, both easily fixed - the first is not using the factory spacers between the...
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    29-12-2020, 10:11 PM
    Hi Alistair - dust shields are not mandatory for the MoT. My dust shields were very badly corroded (MkIV Cortina), so I toyed with the idea of using...
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    29-12-2020, 10:01 PM
    Spacenut replied to a thread restoring mk1 in Your Cars
    Hi Barry - I don't think it is a date code. The seats come from a ADD Nova, manufactured between 1972 and 1975. The green gel coat is consistent with...
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  • Peter's Avatar
    29-12-2020, 11:39 AM
    Nor me, never been there, I too think they are clumsy.
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