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by terry
Tue Dec 20, 2005 14:34
Forum: General
Topic: Hey! We got a mention in Practical Classics!
Replies: 28
Views: 7202

That would be me, I was responding to some old g*t (probably younger than me), who was banging on about not needing or wanting the Internet!! I pointed out that his life would be a lot easier if he used Sites like this.

Terry
by terry
Mon Dec 12, 2005 11:08
Forum: Wanted
Topic: HEAD LINING
Replies: 8
Views: 1818

Phil the fuzz, if you need to talk through it, give me a bell, during the day, on 0791 939 2374.

Terry
by terry
Mon Dec 12, 2005 11:05
Forum: Wanted
Topic: HEAD LINING
Replies: 8
Views: 1818

You have to make some practical decisions on what you do with the B posts and the C panels. On the b posts,I chose not to sew the foam to the leather, but tuck it behind the leather, glue it and seal the edge with a very very thin bead of clear silicon, masked using low tack tape. It looks OK. The r...
by terry
Fri Nov 18, 2005 14:21
Forum: Bodywork, Fitments, Interior and Trim
Topic: wet carpet
Replies: 6
Views: 1370

Ho hum, I forgot that new owners do not know the folklore/reasons that make the Lotus so special. In this case the rear lamps are from the Rover SD1, BUT mounted on the opposite sides, hence upside down!!! But.....nobody took the next thinking step, 'cos now the drain holes are in the top(allowing w...
by terry
Tue Nov 15, 2005 13:01
Forum: Bodywork, Fitments, Interior and Trim
Topic: carpet
Replies: 2
Views: 985

The carpets from SJ are fine. Make sure you take photos, or drawings of the old bits of carpet as you take them out, then you know were the new bits go. quality was medium to good, a lot better than the stuff in my Peugeot or Daihatsu!!. All correct edges are bound and velcro is in the right places....
by terry
Mon Nov 14, 2005 11:26
Forum: Wanted
Topic: HEAD LINING
Replies: 8
Views: 1818

To avoid wrinkles you need to apply the contact adhesive to both the roof and the fabric, just before it's tack dry, slightly stretch one of the edges, and touch the first inch or so, parallel with either of the doors? Then get a new 12"foam paint roller, support the material , roller across the roo...
by terry
Fri Nov 04, 2005 12:39
Forum: General
Topic: Hello, and please help
Replies: 4
Views: 1071

Daisuke

Daisuke.

Keep in contact with this new Forum, there are those of us here that have done all the jobs that you might have to do, and we have already made the mistakes, and avoided them, so you don't have too.

Most of us have parts and bits around to.

Terry