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  1. Time for a little documentation...

    So... I should have started doing this some time ago, as I went, so to speak. But I didn't think of it

    I bought my BJ8 in 2007 from a guy who restored it as a retirement project. He had trained as a panel-beater when he was young, but had not had a career in the field. I think I know why... But that is a recent revelation!

    I've wanted a Healey since I was in my teens - my uncles first car was a BN4 - a OEW over Black 100/6. For as long as I can remember that car ...
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  2. TR3A Electric Fuel Pump Conversion

    After procrastinating for about 36 years, I finally decided to convert my '58 TR3A to electric fuel pump and wanted to share how I did it. To say that the conversion was a success is putting it mildly. It was like a heart transplant for the car. I mounted a Carter low pressure fuel pump (2-4 lbs psi) on the outside of the inner frame rail 3/4 the way towards the back of the left seat. Got that from Summit Racing. It has a fuel filter between the pump and the tank. THe fuel pump pumps directly ...
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  3. New custom Bugeye wiring harness

    [QUOTE=BlueMax;883384]I wanted to retro my wiring since most everything will be retro for the Healey. Contacted Road Island Wiring for a quote to build the harness with the cloth binding.,I felt that the estimate was way out of line. At the time I was working up a large order with AH Spares noticing that they offered complete harness for the car. I asked if they used Autospark and they said yes, that Autospark was the largest wiring manufacture in the UK. I layed out what I wanted for the car, after ...
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  4. New custom Bugeye wiring harness

    Quote Originally Posted by BlueMax View Post
    I wanted to retro my wiring since most everything will be retro for the Healey. Contacted Road Island Wiring for a quote to build the harness with the cloth binding.,I felt that the estimate was way out of line. At the time I was working up a large order with AH Spares noticing that they offered complete harness for the car. I asked if they used Autospark and they said yes, that Autospark was the largest wiring manufacture in the UK. I layed out what I wanted for the car, after a few dozen emails
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  5. International Car show tomorrow

    Plan to attend international car show tomorrow. The new Lotus will be there. I will have my Canon 7D in tow!
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