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1980 Clubby

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Re: 1980 Clubby

Post by CLUBMANGT » Wed Nov 10, 2010 10:39 pm

Yes I am and I need to make the most of it :lol:


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Re: 1980 Clubby

Post by desmoben1 » Fri Nov 12, 2010 9:51 pm

Hi,
I'm a newby. I nearly bought your clubby. Nice honest car... and the previous owner seemed like a sound bloke.
Anyway- if you want to loose the wheels I'm your man..can buy them or I have a set of very fresh 12" revolutions with decent tyres we could trade.

Let me know.

Regards,

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Re: 1980 Clubby

Post by BERT » Sat Nov 13, 2010 10:32 am

Sure pm me your number and we'll sort somthing or give me a txt bert 0858445677

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Re: 1980 Clubby

Post by CLUBMANGT » Sat Nov 13, 2010 10:44 am

A Bert me wheels ! :lol:
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Re: 1980 Clubby

Post by BERT » Thu Nov 25, 2010 5:09 pm

Loads of new bits arrived from minispares today including new wheels :D

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Re: 1980 Clubby

Post by sid » Thu Nov 25, 2010 6:40 pm

BERT wrote:Loads of new bits arrived from minispares today including new wheels :D
Go on, give us a look!!
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Re: 1980 Clubby

Post by BERT » Thu Nov 25, 2010 9:07 pm

Forgot my camera!

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Re: 1980 Clubby

Post by BERT » Sat Jan 15, 2011 11:37 pm

Freshly built 1380 Shiney! :twisted:

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Re: 1980 Clubby

Post by macker » Sun Jan 16, 2011 12:09 am

Nice one Bert, well done 8)
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Re: 1980 Clubby

Post by gareth » Sun Jan 16, 2011 1:06 am

Would a lick of black paint on the starter really have been that hard Bert?????? :lol:

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Re: 1980 Clubby

Post by BERT » Sun Jan 16, 2011 1:42 am

I knew someone would say that!that was the third starter i tried before i got it to spin over and had enough of it!

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Re: 1980 Clubby

Post by CLUBMANGT » Sun Jan 16, 2011 9:12 am

OOH! :shock:give us a go will ya, will ya , will ya , please please please :roll: now thats its built will ya build mine . all I got done was to paint the head :(
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Re: 1980 Clubby

Post by The Marcos Graveyard » Sun Jan 16, 2011 11:47 am

Are you going to stick with the mechanical fuel pump ?
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Re: 1980 Clubby

Post by BERT » Sun Jan 16, 2011 12:02 pm

Ye i built john and sids 1430's and there both on mechanical pumps one with a hif 44 and the other with twin inch and a halfs and they run great no fueling issues so the 1380 should be fine

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Re: 1980 Clubby

Post by minionly » Sun Jan 16, 2011 12:22 pm

looks savage bert well done

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Re: 1980 Clubby

Post by D.M.G.T » Sun Jan 16, 2011 2:42 pm

Nice One bert..looks savage :D
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Re: 1980 Clubby

Post by BERT » Sun Jan 16, 2011 8:34 pm

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Re: 1980 Clubby

Post by kerryminigringo » Sun Jan 16, 2011 8:42 pm

You are giving Tony a run for his money there Bert,looking very smart indeed.
Real Clubmans have a square nose.Seriously.

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Re: 1980 Clubby

Post by The Marcos Graveyard » Sun Jan 16, 2011 9:05 pm

Very nice, love the grill detail.
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Re: 1980 Clubby

Post by DaveC » Sun Jan 16, 2011 10:50 pm

Excellent work 8)

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Re: 1980 Clubby

Post by StevenR » Mon Jan 17, 2011 3:20 am

Looking good Bert, what gearbox did you go with in the end?

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Re: 1980 Clubby

Post by BERT » Mon Jan 17, 2011 10:07 am

just reconditioned one i had for now

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Re: 1980 Clubby

Post by sid » Mon Jan 17, 2011 1:49 pm

Looking nice 8) bert!! Got that done fairly quick! What head is on it? MED jobby??
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Re: 1980 Clubby

Post by BERT » Mon Jan 17, 2011 3:13 pm

Ye its a fast road head i had from a doner engine just tidyed it up

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Re: 1980 Clubby

Post by mini-ireland » Mon Jan 17, 2011 4:48 pm

looking good berty....keep it between the ditches.....

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