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by Johann66
Mon 29 Oct 2018, 15:39
Forum: Parts wanted
Topic: SBC Manual GM Bellhousing
Replies: 1
Views: 1688

Re: SBC Manual GM Bellhousing

Please supply more personal info such as where do you reside. Will be easy to assist you!
by Johann66
Sun 28 Oct 2018, 14:57
Forum: Parts wanted
Topic: Ford Capri plastic dashboard piece
Replies: 3
Views: 1908

Re: Ford Capri plastic dashboard piece

Hullo! You can repair your dash with "Smooth-cast 65D" Consists of 2 parts and becomes stronger than plastic!
I am using it with great success. Exspensive but cheaper than import.
Talk/Contact: AMT Composites
Tel 011-3924232
WWW.amtcomposites.co.za

Other option is: "Plastic Weld" by an expert!
by Johann66
Sat 13 Oct 2018, 10:55
Forum: Restoration
Topic: V8 ford capri project
Replies: 164
Views: 54400

Re: V8 ford capri project

IbanezRG wrote:
Wed 10 Oct 2018, 09:38
its sad to see how quiet this forum has gotten over the years... I used to get lots of advise here
Getting Old?
by Johann66
Mon 01 Oct 2018, 17:14
Forum: Parts wanted
Topic: Opel Rekord B/C
Replies: 13
Views: 4404

Re: Opel Rekord B/C

Hi Johann Does Donovan Smith not work in the engineering space? You are right! However the current shop is just down the road (Less Petrol) He knew what is required plus all my sketches. Hopefully completed on Monday! Blue Monday! The steel is too hard to be machined! Well! I had to try!! :cry: WRO...
by Johann66
Mon 01 Oct 2018, 09:26
Forum: Parts wanted
Topic: Opel Rekord B/C
Replies: 13
Views: 4404

Re: Opel Rekord B/C

Hi Johann Does Donovan Smith not work in the engineering space? You are right! However the current shop is just down the road (Less Petrol) He knew what is required plus all my sketches. Hopefully completed on Monday! Blue Monday! The steel is too hard to be machined! Well! I had to try!! :cry:
by Johann66
Sat 29 Sep 2018, 11:27
Forum: Parts wanted
Topic: Opel Rekord B/C
Replies: 13
Views: 4404

Re: Opel Rekord B/C

kavesh wrote:
Thu 27 Sep 2018, 12:57
Hi Johann
Does Donovan Smith not work in the engineering space?
You are right! However the current shop is just down the road (Less Petrol) He knew what is required plus all my sketches. Hopefully completed on Monday!
by Johann66
Wed 26 Sep 2018, 17:16
Forum: Parts wanted
Topic: Opel Rekord B/C
Replies: 13
Views: 4404

Re: Opel Rekord B/C

Is there nobody that is capable of doing the machining? The tensile strength of the shaft; is it machinable? What is required is: Reduce upper taper from 16mm to 14mm Machine 12mm x 1.5 thread or 14mm x 1.5 thread! I have cast the inner of the ball joint but is wary of strength! Found a local engin...
by Johann66
Tue 25 Sep 2018, 16:02
Forum: Events
Topic: Time Attack challenge Midvaal
Replies: 6
Views: 2059

Re: Time Attack challenge Midvaal

Yup! my friend Piet Loods will also be there!!
by Johann66
Mon 24 Sep 2018, 20:00
Forum: Parts wanted
Topic: Opel Rekord B/C
Replies: 13
Views: 4404

Re: Opel Rekord B/C

Is there nobody that is capable of doing the machining?
The tensile strength of the shaft; is it machinable?
What is required is:
Reduce upper taper from 16mm to 14mm
Machine 12mm x 1.5 thread or 14mm x 1.5 thread!
I have cast the inner of the ball joint but is wary of strength!
by Johann66
Fri 21 Sep 2018, 20:13
Forum: Parts wanted
Topic: Opel Rekord B/C
Replies: 13
Views: 4404

Re: Opel Rekord B/C

Here is a pic showing what needs to be done!!
Balljoint.jpg
Ball Joint
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