Monthly Archive: October 2009

RAY903G

Ray lives

Well this morning was the first time I have had the light and or time to look at him, since he has been back form the welders. Today I have changed the plugs and...

Marvin Mug

Say Cheese

Lookie what turned up in the post today, 2 shiny new ones, and I have already used one, hence the coffee stains seen in the picture. LOL. Very quick process to order off the...

Sandy Saturday

Been a while since I added a post so thought I had better keep things up to date. All I have done this week is exchange a million emails with various people about rubbish,...

1256cc

Dead Head

Spoke to the machine shop today, the 1256cc big valve head is rubbish. The valve stems are so worn one can rattle the valves in the them, it doesn’t help that the person who...

DCOE

Santa Pod

NO not some modern round house for Santa to live in, the place. I popped over today to drop some parts off and collect some parts, but also to watch drag racing. Its a...

CGP174B

Cut up and sore

This morning I popped over to a friends to assist in the surgery of one old car, to pull from it what was usable in the restoration of Soapy ( a nice white HA)....

Lazyness is king

Well being a lazy so and so that I am, I decided to get a local chap I have used for years to weld up the inner wing for me on RAY, he came...

Drizzle Sunday

Well I was going to do the brakes today but as its been drizzly all day I decided to do something constructive on the car that didn’t involve laying on a wet driveway. So...

RAY903G

New back brakes on Ray

Well its taken all morning and I have a head like a bear still, but the rear brakes on RAY have all been swapped for new. Well I say all swapped for new wheel...