Search:

Type: Posts; User: BlueNova

Page 1 of 20 1 2 3 4

Search: Search took 0.03 seconds.

  1. Thread: 009

    by BlueNova
    Replies
    126
    Views
    13,655

    Thanks for sharing guys ... very smooth and quiet...

    Thanks for sharing guys ... very smooth and quiet :thumbup:
  2. Replies
    651
    Views
    70,406

    Thanks Peter ... will do! :thumbup:

    Thanks Peter ... will do! :thumbup:
  3. Thread: 009

    by BlueNova
    Replies
    126
    Views
    13,655

    Sounding very promising Brett. Would be good to...

    Sounding very promising Brett. Would be good to see and hear it in a video sometime :thumbup:
  4. I suspect pretty deep. I know from previous...

    I suspect pretty deep. I know from previous posts that Buffy's tempted to sell if the price is right, unlike most of us who will be leaving our Nova's in our wills (or being buried inside them!)
    ...
  5. There's a 1996 Defender for sale for £8K in...

    There's a 1996 Defender for sale for £8K in Swansea (yes, in Wales!) on Facebook.

    https://www.facebook.com/groups/132985470503803/permalink/900611610407848/?sale_post_id=900611610407848

    He's...
  6. Replies
    651
    Views
    70,406

    Still plodding on in the sunshine .... engine's...

    Still plodding on in the sunshine .... engine's pretty much built now ...

    https://i.vgy.me/smYvwF.jpg

    ... but I've found that the joint between the inlet manifold and the bottom of the...
  7. Replies
    19
    Views
    545

    Well done!!! :clapping: :yeah: :thumbup:

    Well done!!! :clapping: :yeah: :thumbup:
  8. Hmmmm ... the Princess in rural Wales? I see...

    Hmmmm ... the Princess in rural Wales? I see where you’re coming from... she might get splashed with a wee bit of mud!

    However, speaking as someone who has effectively retired thanks to the...
  9. Hi Luis, Keith ('kdnova') tried to sell his...

    Hi Luis,

    Keith ('kdnova') tried to sell his road going Nova a year or 2 back ...

    (see http://www.euro-nova.co.uk/vb/showthread.php?6787-Nova-for-sale&p=125307&viewfull=1#post125307)

    .... ...
  10. Replies
    900
    Views
    136,492

    Phill, I think the 5 mile radius is just a...

    Phill,

    I think the 5 mile radius is just a Welsh requirement, but after Dominic Cummings .... ?!? :facepalm:

    ((Just checked and you’re right Phill ... 5 miles is ‘recommended’ but won’t be...
  11. Replies
    829
    Views
    136,530

    Nice update Mick. It must feel great to be...

    Nice update Mick. It must feel great to be ‘behind the wheel again! Looking forward to seeing further updates :thumbup:
  12. Replies
    32
    Views
    6,333

    Hi all, Latest version of the database is now...

    Hi all,
    Latest version of the database is now online (only visible to Forum members)
    Alistair
  13. Replies
    900
    Views
    136,492

    I'm obviously biased Phill, but I really like the...

    I'm obviously biased Phill, but I really like the new look. The wheels look like they fill the arches better.

    I've flipped back and forth between photos of your slots and ones with your turbos...
  14. Replies
    900
    Views
    136,492

    I had problems when I got mine done recently but...

    I had problems when I got mine done recently but don't recall any issues when they were done in the late 1990's. I guess the technology has moved on now.

    It was a young apprentice who tried to...
  15. Replies
    900
    Views
    136,492

    Phill, If you look at the diagram on the rhs...

    Phill,

    If you look at the diagram on the rhs of the page on the link I gave you you'll see that you can get a conical seat for the spherical washers ... I think that would do the job. Either that...
  16. Replies
    900
    Views
    136,492

    Good point Mick :thumbup: I've obviously...

    Good point Mick :thumbup:

    I've obviously still got mine but they're pretty rusty. Haven't yet decided whether to re-chrome or buy new.

    Phill, when you're sourcing them be sure to measure the...
  17. Replies
    900
    Views
    136,492

    Looking great Phill :thumbup: From the photos...

    Looking great Phill :thumbup:

    From the photos it looks like the faces where the ‘eBay’ wheel nuts sit against the wheel is about 45’ whereas the faces on the ones you got from me are flat. I had...
  18. Replies
    829
    Views
    136,530

    Looking great Mick, albeit a wee bit ‘buggy...

    Looking great Mick, albeit a wee bit ‘buggy like’, and a very satisfying bit of turning! :thumbup:
  19. Replies
    829
    Views
    136,530

    Excellent news Mick! You must be feeling great. ...

    Excellent news Mick! You must be feeling great. Well done! :thumbup:

    Alistair
  20. Replies
    900
    Views
    136,492

    Excellent news Phill :clapping: Really...

    Excellent news Phill :clapping:

    Really looking forward to seeing your Nova with the slots on. Are you planning to put them on fairly soon, easing of lockdown in Scotland permitting, of course?
    ...
  21. Replies
    651
    Views
    70,406

    I wasn't looking forward to tackling the inlet...

    I wasn't looking forward to tackling the inlet manifold because if I got it wrong I've not seen any manifolds for sale that could take my Holley 2100 carb. However, it turned out to be a good day in...
  22. As Dirk told me at the start of my resto, you can...

    As Dirk told me at the start of my resto, you can never have enough tools!!

    ... the satisfaction you get when you are able to complete a task is great, especially if it involves tools you have...
  23. Replies
    900
    Views
    136,492

    Phill, congrats on the 1K miles! :clapping: ...

    Phill, congrats on the 1K miles! :clapping:

    .... and on the wheels, that’s the same eBay seller I got my 15” rears from and I messaged them several times on the wheels I bought and another pair I...
  24. Replies
    900
    Views
    136,492

    Looking great Phill, well done! :clapping: I...

    Looking great Phill, well done! :clapping:

    I see Mark found a couple of 15" slots on ebay. They're pretty cheap, but that's probably because they're only 6" wide, so even narrower than your 7"...
  25. Replies
    15
    Views
    535

    Great work Nic! I've had problems getting any...

    Great work Nic!

    I've had problems getting any help from Mrs Bluenova when I need to lift heavy parts, (I think she's jealous of the Nova!) so I tend to devise ways of doing things myself .... it...
Results 1 to 25 of 500
Page 1 of 20 1 2 3 4