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pbraun
08-25-2005, 11:42 PM
Well, always wanted one, so now the Healey's done, why not?
Am handy with tools, know British cars, will travel.
Any leads out there? A project would not be bad, long as everything's there.
TIA

Bruce Bowker
08-26-2005, 10:54 AM
Have you driven one? Lots of fun but a tight fit.

http://www.rmsci.com/usedsevens.html some for sale


a contact http://www.sevenselans.com/

Bruce

pbraun
08-26-2005, 01:22 PM
Nope, haven't driven one. I'm a large guy, too, but know of someone larger who does drive one, so ya never know - guess I do have to drive one! Then decide.
Thanks for those links!.....very cool stuff! /ubbthreads/images/graemlins/lol.gif
I might have to come back and visit Bonaire if you could offer a drive /ubbthreads/images/graemlins/cool.gif

Bruce Bowker
08-26-2005, 05:15 PM
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Car is actually in NJ where I'll be Oct 6 to 14.

Bruce

pbraun
08-31-2005, 06:03 PM
Hummmmm. I am probably working then. 2 jobs and all - but if you come up I-95 to Stamford, let me know and I'll buy you a beverage of your choice!
Cheers,

JohnS
09-19-2005, 10:21 AM
Having gone through the process 7yrs ago you will find that "basket-case" sevens are rare, if non-existent. I ended up buying a nice classic Super7 to rebuild from the ground up. I wanted one with an original Lotus TwinCam, since there were only @350 produced.

On the other hand, you might find a roller, which will let you add your flavor of drive-train. Every now and then http://www.wirewheel.com will have one for sale and they also sell Birkins with or w/o engine.

If you know of someone looking for a restored classic, I have to sell mine to make room for the Elise. Go to http://www.casf.org/1978_caterham.htm

Good luck in your search.

Super 7
09-21-2005, 07:21 PM
I might sell my 1965 Series II.

Its nice. Very nice.