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Forum: Basic questions and answers 06-04-2022, 01:00 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 440
Posted By Mr fixit
Hi Guys, I new you would come through for...

Hi Guys,

I new you would come through for me. What a simple suggestion of the flaring tool. Didn't even consider it but I have it sitting right here on the bench because I just finished a complete...
Forum: Basic questions and answers 06-03-2022, 11:39 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 440
Posted By Mr fixit
Brass tubing forming help.

Hi Group,

I need to make some brass tubing ferrules 1/4" OD x 4" long that look like the attached picture. These are going to be drain line sleeves for a woody car that has rear sliding windows...
Forum: Automotive Projects 04-26-2022, 12:02 AM
Replies: 103
Views: 17,443
Posted By Mr fixit
HI Jaro, I've been following the project and...

HI Jaro,

I've been following the project and it's fantastic your skills and the work you do..

The wire frames for the fenders, are those just bucks to shape the meatal to or will they be part...
Forum: Basic questions and answers 03-17-2022, 11:51 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,649
Posted By Mr fixit
Might be good to show the back side as well. This...

Might be good to show the back side as well. This can sometimes tell a lot of the story too.

TX
Mr fixit
Chris :)
Forum: Beginner Projects 01-28-2022, 12:28 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,017
Posted By Mr fixit
WOW Is all I can say. That is Definitely not a...

WOW Is all I can say. That is Definitely not a beginner project, and with your explanation it seems you have had a GREAT deal of success.

Super job..! Best of luck on the continued restoration...
Forum: Introductions 01-20-2022, 01:19 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 306
Posted By Mr fixit
Welcome Richard, There are a few people from...

Welcome Richard,

There are a few people from the metro area on the forum. Do keep us posted on your project as it's great to see what's happening, even in our own local back yard..

TX
Mr...
Forum: General Discussion 01-10-2022, 12:25 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,503
Posted By Mr fixit
New_Old school E Wheels being made in the UK

Hi Group,

Been watching some YouTubes and came across this one that I'm not sure has been posted here. I think this is really cool that this guy is reproducing an old 1930's E wheel.

Check out...
Forum: Basic questions and answers 12-11-2021, 03:11 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,031
Posted By Mr fixit
ojh, That's a tough one, because the...

ojh,

That's a tough one, because the different stakes have either size or manufacture differences for holding angles so that's why the different holes in the plate for the different stakes. Might...
Forum: Basic questions and answers 12-10-2021, 02:44 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,031
Posted By Mr fixit
HI CraftNC, In my picture you can see the...

HI CraftNC,

In my picture you can see the bolt heads from a common carriage bolt that I ground down the sides until it fit in the square hole. It is long enough to go through the steel angle iron...
Forum: Automotive Projects 12-07-2021, 12:08 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 17,186
Posted By Mr fixit
Antoine, Thanks for the personal pictures.....

Antoine,

Thanks for the personal pictures.. :D You have come a long ways, It's amazing the work you are having to do when you find these places of rust. Truly fantastic work with each piece..

...
Forum: Automotive Projects 12-04-2021, 02:16 PM
Replies: 106
Views: 17,543
Posted By Mr fixit
Hi Dave, Being a beginner I've self taught...

Hi Dave,

Being a beginner I've self taught by using YouTube and reading a few books. I started with making a bowl, I started with a 12" disc and it ended up being about a 8"er. Especially since I...
Forum: Automotive Projects 12-01-2021, 01:57 AM
Replies: 106
Views: 17,543
Posted By Mr fixit
Hi Dave, What an amazing model.. I will be...

Hi Dave,

What an amazing model.. I will be watching this project all along the way as it looks like a fantastic car to see built from scratch..

The questions I do have is Aluminum or Steel for...
Forum: Automotive Projects 11-20-2021, 07:55 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 17,186
Posted By Mr fixit
Hi Antoine, You did understand. Yes a view...

Hi Antoine,

You did understand. Yes a view of the car from a distance just to see what progress you have made. I can't believe that someone put time into fixing things but did it in such poor...
Forum: Automotive Projects 11-19-2021, 02:04 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 17,186
Posted By Mr fixit
Hi Antoine, Great update and your progress...

Hi Antoine,

Great update and your progress is amazing... I do have a question? Could you give us a 10' picture view of your work once in a while to get a better perspective of how much effort you...
Forum: Basic questions and answers 09-23-2021, 11:19 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,101
Posted By Mr fixit
Hi Louis, Welcome... I too am a amateur...

Hi Louis,

Welcome... I too am a amateur working with, of all things Morris Minors.. The flange and the inner support from the pictures look to be in good shape so a complete remake seems like a...
Forum: Basic questions and answers 08-21-2021, 12:01 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,031
Posted By Mr fixit
I have one that I built my own stand for it. Here...

I have one that I built my own stand for it. Here are pictures and I can go to the shop tomorrow if you want dimensions of what I built.

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Forum: Automotive Projects 08-12-2021, 11:15 PM
Replies: 480
Views: 185,247
Posted By Mr fixit
Hi Joel, I truly can't wait for the next...

Hi Joel,

I truly can't wait for the next installment of your fantastic project. Thanks for all the pictures and documentation along with them.

I do have to ask, we haven't had a 30' view in a...
Forum: General Discussion 07-11-2021, 12:16 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,896
Posted By Mr fixit
Harpkatt, What is the business your looking...

Harpkatt,

What is the business your looking at going into? Do you have any pictures or examples of work you have done that could be commented on? Be prepared for constructive comments but then...
Forum: Automotive Projects 06-29-2021, 01:08 AM
Replies: 480
Views: 185,247
Posted By Mr fixit
Hi Joel, Thanks for the personal response....

Hi Joel,

Thanks for the personal response. Your description of heat removal sounds great, if you keep the car moving fast which won't be a problem, then your heat problem really does not exist. ...
Forum: Automotive Projects 06-27-2021, 03:28 PM
Replies: 480
Views: 185,247
Posted By Mr fixit
WOW Joel, That is a piece of art, even if it...

WOW Joel,

That is a piece of art, even if it is just the mockup for what's too come. Not being a big engine guy, (Morris Minor 1098 cc) what about the heat around all the engine and chassis areas....
Forum: Basic questions and answers 06-15-2021, 12:52 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,482
Posted By Mr fixit
Great comments fellas, My 2" x 72" belt...

Great comments fellas,

My 2" x 72" belt sander has a section of free floating belt, so it looks like I will take your advice and get at it later this week.

I appreciate the help.

TX
Mr...
Forum: Basic questions and answers 06-13-2021, 11:51 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,482
Posted By Mr fixit
Hammer face repairs

Hi Group,

I got a couple of old sheet metal hammers at a garage sale yesterday and the faces have been used to drive nails and general abuse as a hammer not for sheet metal is my guess.
To...
Forum: Resources 06-01-2021, 08:11 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 4,867
Posted By Mr fixit
Hi Jaroslav, The radiator shell is not...

Hi Jaroslav,

The radiator shell is not available as a reproduction item that I have found or understand. The only thing that is available is the front slats on eBay or Moss Motors UK, see the...
Forum: Automotive Projects 05-30-2021, 06:01 PM
Replies: 1,954
Views: 811,766
Posted By Mr fixit
Hi Guys, Thank you for the information. Not...

Hi Guys,

Thank you for the information. Not a place I would think of as a first choice, I was figuring you were using a auto seal specific vendor.

TX
Mr fixit
Chris :)
Forum: Automotive Projects 05-29-2021, 07:50 PM
Replies: 1,954
Views: 811,766
Posted By Mr fixit
Fantastic work Jack. The seals your using,...

Fantastic work Jack.

The seals your using, are they from a source that a home hobbyist could buy from? Do that have a web site that you could recommend if they do sell to blokes like me? I have a...
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