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    Wanted Re: Sprite front brake parts

    See my reply to forum thread.

    I found this on eBay that includes most of the parts for $300, including steering arms and calipers & discs. Probably the way to go....
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    Re: Bugeye drum to disk brake conversion

    Hi Jim and ichthos.

    Actually, for my Bugeye I plan to use Morris Minor 3/4" bore rear wheel cylinders to get better brake "balance" and feel with the 3/4" Master Cylinder. The advantage is that...
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    Re: Boy was I ever surprised on Saturday

    Must have been that cool flip top gas cap !
  4. Thread: Iris Blue

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    Re: Iris Blue

    In that post, Speedwell does look darker on my Samsung screen. LOL. When I painted the Bugeye above, it was definitely lighter than the Sebring just painted a month ago. I think it is a case of...
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    Re: Iris Blue

    No, I am wrong. Just googled it and Speedwell is lighter.
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    Re: Iris Blue

    I thought Speedwell Blue was more like this ...... a little more blue.

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    Re: Iris Blue

    Here are a few pics of a Bugeye I did a few years back in Iris Blue 2 pack paint. Lighting is everything !

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    Re: Carburetors for a 1275cc Engine

    OK, that is a bit small... here is the link .... the page order is out by 1, so you want pages 57 & 58

    https://issuu.com/theshadybower/docs/su_reference_catalogue_16_2012/66
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    Re: Carburetors for a 1275cc Engine

    12CD with the thick flange is the one to have, or the 12V.


    12CC - Austin Healey Sprite Mk IV/MG Midget Mk III, 1967, 1275CC - MOWOG/"Engine" Green/possibly also the Light Green hammer finish...
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    Wanted Re: WANTED: Valve cover 6 Cylinder Healey

    Was just in Portland last weekend for a conference, could have bought it with Me.

    If you have not found one yet, I have one available and can take some pics Saturday.

    Cheers
    Lew
  11. Wanted WTB: Bugeye tonneau cover with roll bar cutouts

    Need a good condition Bugeye or Mk2 Sprite / Mk1 Midget tonneau with or without roll bar cutouts for Bluey. Can be LHD or RHD, as car will be converted when I ship it back to Australia next year....
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    Re: Car ramps for trailer

    Hi Jim,

    Glad to hear you made it to Tampa with Bugsy on that trailer !

    Cheers
    Lew
  13. Re: Missing Bugsy IV / Transporting a BE on a U-Haul Car Carrier

    What goes around comes around !
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    Re: It's Happeing, It's happening to Bugsy IV

    Great news Jim, please it is all working out for you.
    Best Regards
    Lew
  15. Re: Anyone Have Experience with Moto Build Ashley or Speedwell Repro Hardtops?

    Mike, I purchased all the rubbers for my Ashley Mk 1 hardtop from Moto-Build and a replacement rear glass Qtr window. Darryl Davis was the guy who helped me out. Very good to deal with.

    Randy,...
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    Re: bugeye front tilt hood fastener -- choices

    I am doing Spitfire type on both my Sebring and Ashley fronts. I found these pictures that show a nice installed set.

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    For Sale Re: Windshield, side curtains, bumper

    100% sure it is a Bugeye Sprite windshield. Big Healey, one of which I just sold is totally different.

    Yes, vertical measurement of sidescreens would be good.

    Thanks
    Lew
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    For Sale Re: Windshield, side curtains, bumper

    Any way of packing (with plenty of padding) and shipping that windscreen via UPS ? Does not look like there are the side pillars with it, right ?

    Might also be interested in the sidescreens. Can...
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    For Sale Re: Windshield, side curtains, bumper

    Jerry, did you sell that windscreen ?
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    For Sale Re: Windshield, side curtains, bumper

    It is a Bugeye windshield and sidescreens.
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    Wanted Re: Wanted: BE Sprite Original Motorola Radio

    Are you still looking ? I have one on ebay.

    https://www.ebay.com/itm/302673464942?ssPageName=STRK:MESELX:IT&_trksid=p3984.m1558.l2649
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    For Sale Re: MK1 hardtop B pillar clips, reproduction part

    Looking for a solution for an Ashley hardtop and this may do teh trick, Do you have any pics you can send me ?
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    Wanted Re: Timing gear cover 1275

    Here is one on eBay

    https://www.ebay.com/itm/MG-MIDGET-1275-ENGINE-TIMING-COVER-GREAT-SHAPE-CLEAN-/122556315984?fits=Make%3AMG%7CModel%3AMidget&hash=item1c88ecf950:g:PlgAAOSwpONZSHbW&vxp=mtr
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    For Sale Re: MK1 hardtop B pillar clips, reproduction part

    Do you have a part number ? Can't find them on the AH Spares site.
    Thanks
    Lew
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    Re: New member in Illinois

    Hi Bernie,

    I'm an Aussie living a little North of you in NW Suburbs of Chicago. Actually, my daughter will be going to College at NIU in August, so i will be down in DeKalb from time to time. I...
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