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    Re: 71 TVR Vixen V8 Conversion

    oh yeah.. for what ever its called its got to take on what I believe the TR6 diff would have had a difficult time doing.. :rolleye:
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    Re: 71 TVR Vixen V8 Conversion

    Stopped by the shop today... removed all remaining parts off the chassis. Getting ready to send it out for media blasting (plastic).. We really want to get it down to bare metal to inspect for any...
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    Re: 71 TVR Vixen V8 Conversion

    Wow... really nice looking HealeyRick! Is that Tremec transmission? I have a standard 5 speed and bought a White lightning street rod edition shifter to move it up... Else I would have had to go with...
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    Re: 71 TVR Vixen V8 Conversion

    Hey PDPLOT.. oh yeah for sure.. don't want anything even near dangerous!
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    Re: 71 TVR Vixen V8 Conversion

    The engine - Originally the plan was to use stock exhaust manifolds reversed (sides swapped).. Come out top front and down under.. Now the plan is to use custom headers..

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    Re: 71 TVR Vixen V8 Conversion

    I stopped by the shop today (Bent Fabrications) to drop off the engine... Tim has the differential mounts in position.. (I was incorrect previously... its an XJ6 diff not XJ12)..

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    Re: 71 TVR Vixen V8 Conversion

    WOW Grantura_MKI... don't know what to make of your post regarding my response (head engine mounts)... First impression (perhaps very lasting).. a bit snarky.... Not something I would expect among...
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    Re: 71 TVR Vixen V8 Conversion

    Hey Grantura_MKI... Yes, using this method opens up the bottom some for additional clearance... Feedback from Tim Chiles of Bent Fabrications - common for off-road tube chassis...

    I've also seen...
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    Re: 71 TVR Vixen V8 Conversion

    Hey Mickey, thanks for the heads up... I won't be able to attend.. Sure wish I could... Would be very interested in learning of any online coverage.. I've been to the British V8 website and have been...
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    71 TVR Vixen V8 Conversion

    Greeting fellow TVR forum members... Happen to notice not much going on in TVR forum land and I'm pretty sure behind the scenes things are happening..

    Sooo... I thought I'd post activity related...
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    General TR Re: Photobucket

    Maybe even update the britishcarforum with a link to the new home?
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    General TR Re: Photobucket

    I would kick in too.. but will offer another suggestion... Since ckeithjordan has already exported why not find a better home for those? I know Randall uses google drive.. what about that?

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    Re: New member from Lexington Kentucky

    Awesome... thanks for the tip Basil.. Much appreciated!
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    Re: New member from Lexington Kentucky

    I'm sure the file size criteria is documented somewhere if I had bothered to look.. :-)

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    Re: New member from Lexington Kentucky

    Bingo... resized a profile photo and all is well.. Thanks Basil!
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    Re: New member from Lexington Kentucky

    Not sure whats going on.. Photo uploads are failing for me... I'm using Firefox which should not cause an issue.. I get a popup dialog which states upload failed.. no reason is conveyed.
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    Re: New member from Lexington Kentucky

    Hey Tom,

    I've always been into cars. Especially sports cars. For me the styling of the TR3 represents true art from a bygone era..
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    New member from Lexington Kentucky

    Greetings fellow forum members... I'm in the process of restoring a Triumph TR3B. I have been at it for a few years as time permits. Currently testing out retirement. Initially thought this phase of...
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