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    Hey Lauren Great to see the Green Machine back...

    Hey Lauren

    Great to see the Green Machine back on display :clapping:

    Mick
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    Hey Phill I have 2 x 12volt Dynamos that I...

    Hey Phill

    I have 2 x 12volt Dynamos that I don't need, and a regulator too I think, all working as far as I know. You can have one for the cost of the postage (probably about £12 via Hermes) if...
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    Nice looking engineered solution to the bonnet...

    Nice looking engineered solution to the bonnet latch mechanism Giles. :clapping:
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    You're not planning on visiting Castle Combe for...

    You're not planning on visiting Castle Combe for one of their sportscar days then :lmfao::coat:

    A Nova can do both if you want it to - in the right conditions.

    Mick
  5. KitFest 2019 at Santa Pod - New for 2019.

    Just found this by chance http://www.santapod.co.uk/kitfest.php

    :drive:

    14th - 16th June. £30 to camp for the weekend seems OK. Clubs can also apply to have a clubstand with camping.

    Also...
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    For those that couldn't attend (like me) I found...

    For those that couldn't attend (like me) I found a couple of vids on YouTube of Stoneleigh 2019 'walkarounds' that both show the Club Nova stand.

    https://www.youtube.com/embed/9sa_6lliuyE
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    Any idea what the failure was yet James? Catch...

    Any idea what the failure was yet James? Catch failure, body flex? I see you had 2 catches, one each side like mine rather than to original single fix point in the middle, which I always thought...
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    Crooks Peak if I'm not mistaken, I climbed to the...

    Crooks Peak if I'm not mistaken, I climbed to the top a couple of years back. So close to our house we could have waved as you passed :bleh:

    Thanks for the pictures Liz. Hopefully Sue and I will...
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    James. So sorry to hear of your problem; glad...

    James. So sorry to hear of your problem; glad that everyone was OK.

    Mick
  10. Hi Phill Not had much of a chance to get out in...

    Hi Phill
    Not had much of a chance to get out in the garage recently, DIY and grandchildren duties, but I'm hoping to retire from work (soon - but currently under discussion with eeerindoors) so plan...
  11. Chocolate - and not even Nova related

    I realise this is a blatent sales pitch, and not even Nova related, but if your a bit of a 'petrol-head' (most of us are on this site I suspect) and looking for novelty gifts for like minded people,...
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    Hi Dirk. Glad you're OK. What's the damage like?...

    Hi Dirk. Glad you're OK. What's the damage like?
    Good advice from others about keeping hold of your car at all costs - hope the recovery muppets didn't do more damage like happened to mine.
    Sorry I...
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    Sorry that Sue and I couldn't attend again this...

    Sorry that Sue and I couldn't attend again this year. Grand-parent duties seem to take up lots of weekends.
    Looks like a great turnout. Well done to the new committee for keeping up traditions and...
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    Ray and Gary gave me a hand to change them on...

    Ray and Gary gave me a hand to change them on MicksRedNova after it failed the MOT. Those ball-joints had only done about 50 miles when I got punted into the Armco!
    It took a large vice, a large...
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    Just for info the water jacket is on a page of my...

    Just for info the water jacket is on a page of my site here http://www.micksrednova.co.uk/page_4.htm but I havn't posted the copper coil photos on my homesite yet, so can't point you towards them.
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    I already have them all on my PC, and opened a...

    I already have them all on my PC, and opened a vgy account. Its the activity of going through all the threads I have ever posted to, and resetting the URL that puts me off. Instead I'm slowly hosting...
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    If you are any good at welding stainless then my...

    If you are any good at welding stainless then my 'Plan A' would be a solution. Get a stainless J pipe, and another piece of stainless pipe of larger diameter, put large piece over J pipe and weld a...
  18. Alex Did you look at using the TF mirrors? I've...

    Alex
    Did you look at using the TF mirrors? I've looked at the way it fits and think it will sit OK on the roof side. It will use the TF loom so no rewiring needed.

    Mick
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    Mine had a 1pence piece brazed over the hole to...

    Mine had a 1pence piece brazed over the hole to block it.

    Mick
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    If your using a single carb I would suspect:...

    If your using a single carb I would suspect:
    Plug leads wrong cylinders. Don't fall into trap of thinking its only 3 &4 that need checking, if your 1 step out all round the dizzy you can get an...
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    You're right, almost. Cardboard templates first,...

    You're right, almost. Cardboard templates first, based on the final cuts in the prototype, apart from the rear end that I havn't offered up yet.

    First I must check whether the new body is a mk1,...
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    New body for MRN2 now sitting on my drive...

    New body for MRN2 now sitting on my drive :clapping:

    Thanks to Ray for lending me the trailer and Bushboy for doing all the hard work patching the glass and storing it for so long.
    After a trip...
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    Well done Phill. Nice to see you keeping up my...

    Well done Phill. Nice to see you keeping up my tradition of maiden runs via random fuel tank. :bananasplit:

    Mick
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    Phill Try these guys....

    Phill
    Try these guys. http://www.speedshack.co.uk/Wheelnuts.htm Although it was a few years back a really helpful guy called Steve sorted me out with the wheel studs and nuts.

    Mick
  25. I haven't got round to offering up the rear end...

    I haven't got round to offering up the rear end of the body yet (mines in 3 parts) so have yet to see the space under the engine lid. Putting the rad there would certainly reduce the pipe...
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