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by MattH
Fri Jan 15, 21 3:07 pm
Forum: Model Cars and Kits
Topic: Carrera's latest nascars
Replies: 10
Views: 359

Re: Carrera's latest nascars

They go nicely with the Sam Posey T/A's Matt have you seen this Cuda transporter https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/1970-Dan-Gurney-AAR-Cuda-Trans-Am-Team-Dodge-D-300-Ramp-Truck-MIB-PRE-ORDER/164415355828?_trkparms=aid%3D777008%26algo%3DPERSONAL.TOPIC%26ao%3D1%26asc%3D230232%26meid%3D02209d08eefd4a1ead8cd8b...
by MattH
Fri Jan 15, 21 3:05 pm
Forum: UK
Topic: On the 'Bay at the moment
Replies: 6
Views: 466

Re: On the 'Bay at the moment

Valiant convertible is a rare one.
by MattH
Fri Jan 15, 21 3:01 pm
Forum: The Mopar Lounge
Topic: Hi! From new 69 charger owner & help request.
Replies: 26
Views: 1246

Re: Hi! From new 69 charger owner & help request.

Hi guys! Just seen all these messages as I have just come here to update. Today I received a nice, new V55 for my project- let me tell you it was not easy! I had to track down the original import documents of the car- this was a huge challenge, but what where my options? Challenge accepted I guess....
by MattH
Sat Jan 09, 21 9:34 am
Forum: Wheels and Tyres
Topic: 255/70/15s on an E body?
Replies: 27
Views: 1421

Re: 255/70/15s on an E body?

Looking good, that car brings back some old memories from when it was local here in Bedfordshire. I also remember it being lime green at one time?
by MattH
Sat Jan 09, 21 9:25 am
Forum: Model Cars and Kits
Topic: Carrera's latest nascars
Replies: 10
Views: 359

Re: Carrera's latest nascars

Scalextric do some very nice Aussie muscle cars too, Torana Falcon Coupe and now the Falcon XY GTHO.
by MattH
Sat Jan 09, 21 9:23 am
Forum: Australian Cars
Topic: VH Charger back from the dead
Replies: 9
Views: 331

Re: VH Charger back from the dead

Good news indeed. Regards the numbers, DVLA I suspect have a list of age related plates of the same series and issue them until they run out. This is common at shows to see many cars with the same letters in the series, spread across all makes and models of the same age. I believe Pete had 179 and 1...
by MattH
Sat Jan 09, 21 9:15 am
Forum: Events
Topic: Santa Pod events 2021 announced.
Replies: 1
Views: 185

Re: Santa Pod events 2021 announced.

Good news, I can start putting things in the calendar. Santa Pod were well organised for Covid in 2020, so hopefully these events will happen.
by MattH
Sat Jan 09, 21 9:12 am
Forum: Engine, Carburation & Electrics
Topic: MAHLE cam bearings too big
Replies: 20
Views: 513

Re: MAHLE cam bearings too big

I have a fitting tool somewhere, from when my local engineers did this job for me.

That cam shaft came in useful then Blue.
by MattH
Thu Dec 17, 20 9:12 am
Forum: The Workshop
Topic: Digging out my Dodge
Replies: 12
Views: 272

Re: Digging out my Dodge

I have an Aussie Charger that looks like that. Even have a crank on the floor too.
by MattH
Mon Dec 14, 20 10:13 am
Forum: Cars
Topic: Project 64 Barracuda V8 4-speed
Replies: 1
Views: 243

Re: Project 64 Barracuda V8 4-speed

Sounds like a great project for someone.
by MattH
Mon Dec 07, 20 1:23 pm
Forum: US and Overseas
Topic: Bring a Trailer
Replies: 162
Views: 6847

Re: Bring a Trailer

Vitesse is actually a Herald, I did some chassis number checking. Nicely built version of a car Triumph never built. Looks like the B-a-T cognoscenti came to the same conclusion judging by the comments! I did not see those, will read more. I was only basing it on my own Triumph knowledge, but it se...
by MattH
Mon Dec 07, 20 1:17 pm
Forum: US and Overseas
Topic: Bring a Trailer
Replies: 162
Views: 6847

Re: Bring a Trailer

Faux-7-0 wrote:
Fri Dec 04, 20 2:50 pm
MattH wrote:
Thu Dec 03, 20 8:57 pm
Vitesse is actually a Herald, I did some chassis number checking.
Nicely built version of a car Triumph never built.
Looks like the B-a-T cognoscenti came to the same conclusion judging by the comments!
I did not see those, will read more. I was only basing it on my own Triumph knowledge.
by MattH
Mon Dec 07, 20 1:15 pm
Forum: The Mopar Lounge
Topic: Canada Trip
Replies: 90
Views: 3714

Re: Canada Trip

That looks superb.
Nice touch with the repro fender tag to put the fold line in it, and one screw when being painted. Proper detail.
by MattH
Mon Dec 07, 20 1:10 pm
Forum: The Workshop
Topic: 1966 Barracuda
Replies: 130
Views: 5831

Re: 1966 Barracuda

That's looking great, love these old Japanese classics.
There is an S800 not far from me tucked away in a warm garage.
by MattH
Thu Dec 03, 20 8:58 pm
Forum: The Mopar Lounge
Topic: Tony Oksien
Replies: 11
Views: 563

Re: Tony Oksien

Nice words Derek.