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by Big Col
Thu Oct 22, 2020 8:50 pm
Forum: Chat Forum & General News
Topic: Titles or "ranks" for individuals or groups
Replies: 16
Views: 637

Re: Titles or "ranks" for individuals or groups

I have just managed to reach the rank of wise man. Considering my girth I think the s should be a d. :lol: :lol: :lol:
by Big Col
Thu Oct 22, 2020 8:34 pm
Forum: Daimler Forum (not SP250/251, 2.5 V8 or V8-250)
Topic: Fuel Additives
Replies: 13
Views: 602

Re: Fuel Additives

Brians point about crude is interesting. In my college days a small amount of lecture time was spent on lubrication. My understanding was that the refining process cooked the crude and different products were drawn off at different levels. Tars and the like at the bottom and gases at the top with sp...
by Big Col
Tue Oct 13, 2020 9:45 pm
Forum: Cars & Parts Wanted
Topic: Gear Linkage “Clip-On” Connectors
Replies: 9
Views: 485

Re: Gear Linkage “Clip-On” Connectors

Sorry Al, I think I sold you a bum steer. I had in mind the ones with the screw in the end and a split pin.
by Big Col
Tue Oct 13, 2020 8:48 pm
Forum: Chat Forum & General News
Topic: Posting topics.
Replies: 1
Views: 120

Posting topics.

I have tried seven times now to post comments without success. It keeps asking me to log in which I do although I am already logged in and doesn’t post.


But it has let me post this. ODD.
by Big Col
Mon Oct 05, 2020 8:34 pm
Forum: Cars & Parts Wanted
Topic: Gear Linkage “Clip-On” Connectors
Replies: 9
Views: 485

Re: Gear Linkage “Clip-On” Connectors

Any bearing supplier. Or if you want to pay through the nose look on RS components web site they have branches all over.
by Big Col
Wed Sep 16, 2020 8:55 pm
Forum: Technical & Motoring Matters
Topic: Lumiweld Information
Replies: 7
Views: 509

Re: Lumiweld Information

Could a water pump specialist suggest an alternative impeller that could be adapted to fit your needs.
There is one in Wolverhampton but there name escapes me at the moment.
by Big Col
Tue Sep 08, 2020 9:10 pm
Forum: Cars & Parts Wanted
Topic: Distributor Wanted
Replies: 5
Views: 482

Re: Distributor Wanted

Sounds like a fair trade. :D
by Big Col
Tue Sep 08, 2020 9:00 pm
Forum: Lanchester Forum
Topic: LD10 brakes help please
Replies: 4
Views: 300

Re: LD10 brakes help please

The amount of movement looks ample to me but I’m no expert on your model. The linings look to have enough meat on them but have they been relined. If not then have they been contaminated at any time in the past and rendering them useless. Have the drums been machined at any time or excessively worn....
by Big Col
Mon Sep 07, 2020 9:14 pm
Forum: Cars & Parts Wanted
Topic: Distributor Wanted
Replies: 5
Views: 482

Re: Distributor Wanted

Glad you got sorted Stan. Sorry for the delay in first replying but happy another old car is on its way.