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by Splat
Tue Feb 23, 2021 4:49 pm
Forum: Induction Noise
Topic: Rear clam for sale
Replies: 4
Views: 220

Re: Rear clam for sale

He’s got the front clip for sale now too. Anybody want to make their pretty Eleven ugly? :roll:

https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/Westfield-11 ... Swl1dgMtmC
by Splat
Fri Jan 29, 2021 4:50 pm
Forum: Induction Noise
Topic: 2021 Plans
Replies: 17
Views: 631

Re: 2021 Plans

I have that photo of Cobb in the Napier-Railton on my bedroom wall.

Keep them coming :D
by Splat
Tue Jan 26, 2021 4:36 pm
Forum: Induction Noise
Topic: 2021 Plans
Replies: 17
Views: 631

Re: 2021 Plans

Seem to remember that three’s the limit for each post? And yes please! Always interested in build pics/threads, as I’m sure that most of here are too! Who’s is the “kit”? Did I read that Jag have put the kibosh on many of them recently (now that they’ve decided to start building their own “continuat...
by Splat
Mon Jan 18, 2021 5:21 pm
Forum: Induction Noise
Topic: 2021 Plans
Replies: 17
Views: 631

Re: 2021 Plans

Hiding beer.
by Splat
Wed Apr 15, 2020 8:48 pm
Forum: Technical and Upgrades
Topic: Rear Axle Widths
Replies: 3
Views: 1609

Re: Rear Axle Widths

Ancient history. As in, genuine ancient history. When I first bought my car, in a very shabby state, it ran on Westfield-supplied 13” Minilite replicas. I initially converted it to 13” wires (the ones you have, Tim) using the readily available, bolt-on splined hubs. But I was really uncertain about ...
by Splat
Sun Apr 12, 2020 9:39 am
Forum: Le Mans Classic 2014
Topic: TSSC Info Pages
Replies: 6
Views: 6211

Re: TSSC Info Pages

Go sick :twisted:
by Splat
Thu Jul 25, 2019 4:26 am
Forum: Induction Noise
Topic: Introductions
Replies: 16
Views: 4642

Re: Introductions

Here I am :D ! Hi Greg, And welcome to the group. As Jon says, there’s a wealth of useful knowledge here. Several members have built and registered cars within the last few years and several more are in build. There are a few f us who have owned our cars for some considerable time. But I don’t think...
by Splat
Fri Jul 12, 2019 6:47 am
Forum: Technical and Upgrades
Topic: Bushing material.....
Replies: 6
Views: 2234

Re: Bushing material.....

And as an aside...... When I removed the hub from the stub axle, it just slid straight off with no resistance whatsoever. The bearings were completely intact. The semi-circular slivers of the stripped threads of the axle nut were held by the grease and I carefully fished them out using a telescopic ...
by Splat
Fri Jul 12, 2019 6:27 am
Forum: Technical and Upgrades
Topic: Bushing material.....
Replies: 6
Views: 2234

Re: Bushing material.....

As ever, click/tap on the photo and it’ll enlarge, allowing you to read Westfield’s comedy pricing! So....... would gold be a suitable, slightly cheaper substitute?
by Splat
Fri Jul 12, 2019 6:25 am
Forum: Technical and Upgrades
Topic: Bushing material.....
Replies: 6
Views: 2234

Re: Bushing material.....

Oh well! Given that Jon was the only one to bite, I best tell the tale......... There was a tiny, but tell-tale vibration from the front end at speed. Almost certainly a wheel bearing. So I jacked the car up onto axle stands and started tugging at the wheels. Sure enough, a tiny amount of play in th...