Forum registration by users has been disabled because of many problem registrations from Russia. Email mail @ chalkevalley.info (no spaces) if you wish to join the forum and an administrator will register you.
If you would like to join the DLOC, please visit the Club's website https://www.dloc.org.uk/
Please don't post someone's email address. Some people don't want to risk it being harvested by spambots and GDPR regulations discourage it.
Always look at "ACTIVE TOPICS" which gives all posts in date & time order if you can't find a post or "Your Posts", as topics are sometimes moved.
Reg. nrs. Please add reg. nr. when posting a photo or anything about a car as this will help searches. Don't add punctuation next to nr. as this negates search.

Search found 326 matches

by daimlersteve
Tue Aug 20, 2019 7:53 am
Forum: Daimler SP250/251, 2.5 V8 & V8-250 Saloon Forum
Topic: SP (New Cam )
Replies: 6
Views: 356

Re: SP (New Cam )

Dyno run today -- At Crank, 202 HP @5980, 213FT.LB TQ @4088 . . At wheels 153hp and 161.3 tq. Previous dyno had power at 152hp with the smaller cam , same setup on this Dyno showed it as 147 hp , so quite conservative. Looking good , needles were a tad rich so have swapped them and looks great with ...
by daimlersteve
Sat Aug 17, 2019 2:18 am
Forum: Daimler SP250/251, 2.5 V8 & V8-250 Saloon Forum
Topic: SP (New Cam )
Replies: 6
Views: 356

Re: SP (New Cam )

pS, Factory lifters ( cleaned up ) . Org. Radius .
The man that made the master is an old Crow Cams man ( Previous owner ,i think ) Over your side of the ditch anyway .
by daimlersteve
Sat Aug 17, 2019 2:16 am
Forum: Daimler SP250/251, 2.5 V8 & V8-250 Saloon Forum
Topic: SP (New Cam )
Replies: 6
Views: 356

Re: SP (New Cam )

hiya,
Org. cam ,welded ( hard faced ) straightened and ground to my own master locally.
Looking forward to tues on the Dyno . Pulls like a train .
Steve
by daimlersteve
Thu Aug 15, 2019 5:47 am
Forum: Daimler SP250/251, 2.5 V8 & V8-250 Saloon Forum
Topic: SP (New Cam )
Replies: 6
Views: 356

SP (New Cam )

Just installed 210/200 Deg. Duration @50 Thou lift . - 390" f/lift . This hauls ass . The best ive tried yet. Idles in 4th gear, pulls from there on . Back on Dyno next week but feels over 200 hp, probably 15 hp over last cam of 197 deg duration@50- .390 "lift Speced for torque but no hesitation up ...
by daimlersteve
Thu Aug 01, 2019 8:04 am
Forum: Cars & Parts Wanted
Topic: Door alignment pins or Door snubbers
Replies: 4
Views: 400

Re: Door alignment pins or Door snubbers

I need one too.
steve
by daimlersteve
Sat Jul 13, 2019 9:31 pm
Forum: Daimler SP250/251, 2.5 V8 & V8-250 Saloon Forum
Topic: V8-250 Saloon: Spark Plug Tubes - Thread Size
Replies: 10
Views: 399

Re: V8-250 Saloon: Spark Plug Tubes - Thread Size

Yep ,Thats it , use two oil filler nuts . just need a large spanner. Doing it while they are hot makes it easier, either from running or from propane.
Steve
by daimlersteve
Fri Jul 12, 2019 6:03 am
Forum: Daimler SP250/251, 2.5 V8 & V8-250 Saloon Forum
Topic: door alignment socket
Replies: 0
Views: 156

door alignment socket

As above , i'm short of one for one of my SPs . any one out there with one on the shelf ?
Barry has none .
steve
by daimlersteve
Wed Jul 10, 2019 5:59 am
Forum: Daimler SP250/251, 2.5 V8 & V8-250 Saloon Forum
Topic: Dart Door closing alignment pin floating bush questions
Replies: 5
Views: 427

Re: Dart Door closing alignment pin floating bush questions

hi all, i posted last night but it seems to be lost out there . I'm in the market for a female part of the B Pillar door locating unit. I have the male ( door side ) but am missing the other part. A previous owner had replaced a door with an A spec without the recess . Have modded it to take the b s...
by daimlersteve
Tue Jun 11, 2019 3:32 am
Forum: Cars & Parts Wanted
Topic: 5 way brake union
Replies: 5
Views: 305

Re: 5 way brake union

Thanks Richard , local purchase is usually easier down here .
in this case the local 4x4 people.
steve
by daimlersteve
Mon Jun 10, 2019 10:29 am
Forum: Cars & Parts Wanted
Topic: 5 way brake union
Replies: 5
Views: 305

Re: 5 way brake union

Syd , go away sir !!, splitting alloy indeed.
Went through Barretts catalog to no avail so looked at landrovers for a laugh . --- as well as the dash switch decals being series 2 i can now say that the five way is also the same as .
good one , thanks chaps .,
steve