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by normalbloke
25 Mar 2011, 00:12
Forum: Bodywork, Seats & Glass
Topic: Welders in Southampton Area
Replies: 3
Views: 540

Re: Welders in Southampton Area

I did respond with a name. It was deleted by greater powers that be for whatever reason.
by normalbloke
22 Mar 2011, 21:30
Forum: Bodywork, Seats & Glass
Topic: Fitting a window to a sliding door
Replies: 13
Views: 1152

Re: Fitting a window to a sliding door

I had a friend who worked for Autoglass do both my windows in a van for £50. He said aboslutely to not use a jigsaw. He marked out the correct size aperture, knocked a hole near the edge with a cold chisel, and went at it with tin snips.
Good luck!
by normalbloke
21 Mar 2011, 21:31
Forum: Any Other Matters
Topic: T25 metal dashboard
Replies: 28
Views: 8555

Re: T25 metal dashboard

We had ours powder coated white about 4 years ago. It is as glossy as the O/Ps dash and is still as fresh today as when it was done. Dash cost £25 to have done which included all blasting/coating removal. Have yet to have any issues with glare. as someone previously said, it lightens up an otherwise...
by normalbloke
07 May 2007, 18:56
Forum: Electrical & Instrumentation
Topic: 2 leisure batteries
Replies: 15
Views: 1321

I have 2 identical leisures,wired in parallel,as such the alternator only sees one large AH battery.

It works.

Simple.
by normalbloke
06 May 2007, 18:31
Forum: Electrical & Instrumentation
Topic: 2 leisure batteries
Replies: 15
Views: 1321

I beg to differ.I have 2 leisures, and one starter battery.
The alternator charges all sufficiently.Just do the maths.For arguments sake, if all batteries are of the same capacity, it'll just take twice as long to charge if you have 2 leisure batteries, as opposed to one.
by normalbloke
19 Nov 2006, 17:01
Forum: Technical Questions and Answers (archived from live forum)
Topic: WHERES UR EBER FITTED
Replies: 6
Views: 765

Under my home-made buddy seat..
by normalbloke
11 Aug 2006, 23:00
Forum: Technical Questions and Answers (archived from live forum)
Topic: 3/4 width Rock and Roll beds..Dimensions required pleasssse!
Replies: 4
Views: 517

3/4 width Rock and Roll beds..Dimensions required pleasssse!

Hi all, i have purchased a spangly set of R and R hinges from JK.I am looking to start cutting the wood pretty soon.
I am looking for as many people as possible to post the width of the seat panel and also the back rest if it differs.
Any feed back will be massively appreciated!!

Many thanks!
by normalbloke
01 Aug 2006, 20:44
Forum: Mechanical
Topic: Anti Roll bar Links(cranked)
Replies: 4
Views: 637

Anti Roll bar Links(cranked)

Ok people, what's the bottom line on these buggers?Have just changed(or tried to) the bushes on the arb and the link bar bushes.I mange to snap both cranked link bars.I know these seem to be scarce.Are they available anywhere?Is there an alternative?What do they drive like with no ARB and -60mm spri...
by normalbloke
24 Jul 2006, 15:28
Forum: Technical Questions and Answers (archived from live forum)
Topic: 3/4 width Rock and Roll bed dimensions
Replies: 14
Views: 2204

Blimey, What have I started!!??
by normalbloke
23 Jul 2006, 23:26
Forum: Technical Questions and Answers (archived from live forum)
Topic: 3/4 width Rock and Roll bed dimensions
Replies: 14
Views: 2204

Plans

Mike, i have tried to POM you and keep getting an un-authorised message!

try me on tomdotrobertson2atvirgindotnet

Many thanks for your help!!
by normalbloke
23 Jul 2006, 12:04
Forum: Technical Questions and Answers (archived from live forum)
Topic: 3/4 width Rock and Roll bed dimensions
Replies: 14
Views: 2204

3/4 width Rock and Roll bed dimensions

Hi all,
Does anybody have the time to provide me with the dimensions of a 3/4 width rock and roll bed.I have the hinges from JK and am looking to cut the panels to fit,but didn't want to buy their kit that uses MDF.
If anyone can help that'd be superb!

Thanks in advance
by normalbloke
25 Jun 2006, 19:50
Forum: Technical Questions and Answers (archived from live forum)
Topic: JK bare MDF interior panels
Replies: 3
Views: 620

JK bare MDF interior panels

Anyone have any feedback o nthese items?I am looking to sort out mine, but if the fit like a shirt on a wheelbarrow I may have to have a re-think.

Also, anyone got a set for sale?
by normalbloke
24 Jun 2006, 22:44
Forum: Mechanical
Topic: Fuel Filter Location
Replies: 3
Views: 576

Fuel Filter

Thanks people
by normalbloke
24 Jun 2006, 18:31
Forum: Mechanical
Topic: Fuel Filter Location
Replies: 3
Views: 576

Fuel Filter Location

Ok, i am being a lazy twit, but where is the fuel filter on my 1983 Watercooled van?Is there just the one or do I have a catch you out pre filter o nthe inlet to the carb or anything daft like that?

Thanks in advance!