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by felixkk
Mon Nov 23, 2020 9:01 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Is Harry teasing us?
Replies: 14
Views: 562

Re: Is Harry teasing us?

On FFs and Interceptors: "they have always been that just sort of heavy, I wouldn't say lumbersome, but they were, they needed all of their 6.75 or 7 litre engines and they had a kind of slippy sort of auto gearbox and you wafted, you added power, cruised a bit, added power and it wasn't quite ...
by felixkk
Sun Nov 22, 2020 8:09 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Is Harry teasing us?
Replies: 14
Views: 562

Re: Is Harry teasing us?

Painful to watch. FFrankenstein...
by felixkk
Sun Nov 22, 2020 6:42 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Rogue gods, Etypes and rotten fate
Replies: 7
Views: 250

Re: Rogue gods, Etypes and rotten fate

You're right, I should get out more... November is taking its toll on me
by felixkk
Sun Nov 22, 2020 7:26 am
Forum: Members' Cars
Topic: SEA770: 541 with V8 (331 hemi)
Replies: 111
Views: 19376

Re: SEA770: 541 with V8 (331 hemi)

Dennis Collins talking to Thomas Weeks of Misfit Garage: a Austin-Healey 110/6 with a Chevy 265, possibly converted by Carroll Shelby in '57(?), possibly one of three ("the cars were to hustle investors"): https://youtu.be/mnUn-_wHdjY 251C1B03-AB08-4CD4-B975-4BFD55F17D51.png C328522D-25F9-...
by felixkk
Sun Nov 22, 2020 6:24 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Rogue gods, Etypes and rotten fate
Replies: 7
Views: 250

Re: Rogue gods, Etypes and rotten fate

I'm absolutely on the same boat with you on that :D
by felixkk
Sat Nov 21, 2020 5:34 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Rogue gods, Etypes and rotten fate
Replies: 7
Views: 250

Re: Rogue gods, Etypes and rotten fate

Clearly the moral of the story is to avoid cruise ships
by felixkk
Sun Nov 15, 2020 10:44 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Jensen Factory postcard
Replies: 108
Views: 14560

Re: Jensen Factory postcard

Martin R wrote: Sun Nov 15, 2020 10:08 pm
felixkk wrote: Sun Nov 15, 2020 6:34 pm :shock:
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We’d never make a joke about a pub Felixkk!!
Why not?

Forget I asked that, I feel like we're going in circles, my head is beginning to spin. :D
by felixkk
Sun Nov 15, 2020 7:38 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Jensen Factory postcard
Replies: 108
Views: 14560

Re: Jensen Factory postcard

I had to google, the Round Oaks Steel works is a bit to the south, a picture from 1951:
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by felixkk
Sun Nov 15, 2020 6:34 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Jensen Factory postcard
Replies: 108
Views: 14560

Re: Jensen Factory postcard

:shock:
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by felixkk
Sun Nov 15, 2020 6:15 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Jensen Factory postcard
Replies: 108
Views: 14560

Re: Jensen Factory postcard

I cannot tell if and who's telling a joke and when :D
by felixkk
Sun Nov 15, 2020 5:29 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Jensen Factory postcard
Replies: 108
Views: 14560

Re: Jensen Factory postcard

If you look at the photo from 1950 you'll see a second set of hangars that seem to be identical, with one standing nearby. That one (judging by its orientation) still seems to exist- the hangar I first thought was Jensen's. 2861D681-1A87-4802-947A-B335FED5DEF9.jpeg A4C93E46-6450-441E-8683-46B85396CE...
by felixkk
Sun Nov 15, 2020 11:22 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Jensen Factory postcard
Replies: 108
Views: 14560

Re: Jensen Factory postcard

Thanks Kees Here are some pictures of Pensnett I found from the site Britain from Above, from 1950 https://britainfromabove.org.uk/en/image/EAW033494 72D38CA9-E89C-46FF-8E1A-1C8F50028D35.png CB4F2860-FC94-4A60-ABB0-F263794A198F.png https://britainfromabove.org.uk/en/image/EAW033490 0D52F3DA-9A08-426...
by felixkk
Sun Nov 15, 2020 9:40 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Jensen Factory postcard
Replies: 108
Views: 14560

Re: Jensen Factory postcard

I've been contacted by Dirk Backenkoehler from Stuttgart with a question regarding the Pensnett facility and the production of the Austin A40 Sports. He has an excellent website (in english) on the A40: https://www.austina40sports.dirksspacealbum.de/The-Jensen-Connection/ His question was: "Pro...
by felixkk
Sat Nov 07, 2020 6:56 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Restomod C-V8 on Retropower
Replies: 9
Views: 363

Re: Restomod C-V8 on Retropower

nrb993 wrote: Mon Nov 02, 2020 6:50 pm Hi John,

Please what value in £ would you place on this cv8 today.

kind regards
Neil
It's probably worth more now than after Retropwer are done with it
by felixkk
Sat Nov 07, 2020 6:50 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Restomod C-V8 on Retropower
Replies: 9
Views: 363

Re: Restomod C-V8 on Retropower

Detailed documentation on the disassembly on FB ("Project Connery"):

https://www.facebook.com/11220895735804 ... 860290090/

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