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by KiwiDave
Sat May 18, 2019 9:28 pm
Forum: RX7 Rides and projects
Topic: TWiR 1986 S3 TWR
Replies: 426
Views: 99857

Re: TWiR 1986 S3 TWR

I still have the OEM choke unit that I got off you. I'll keep that for use with the Nikki.
by KiwiDave
Tue May 14, 2019 11:36 pm
Forum: RX7 Rides and projects
Topic: TWiR 1986 S3 TWR
Replies: 426
Views: 99857

Re: TWiR 1986 S3 TWR

Instantly recognisable though ;) The factory one is a tad too short for this particular application and my garage buddy threw shade upon my suggested work around and insisted on ordering a new cable fit for purpose. Not only is he a Ford fan but also an ex mini owner and I think he is actually enjoy...
by KiwiDave
Tue May 14, 2019 11:05 pm
Forum: RX7 Rides and projects
Topic: TWiR 1986 S3 TWR
Replies: 426
Views: 99857

Re: TWiR 1986 S3 TWR

Good number Dave. That's a bit more than I would have guessed, I was expecting it to come in around 140-150ish th: Any intake mods yet? I was expecting around 140 so it's a good result. Engine had good provenance though, having previously resided in the engine bay of a certain red RX2! Built using ...
by KiwiDave
Mon May 13, 2019 6:10 pm
Forum: General Technical Talk
Topic: Rotary Motorcycle with hybrid assist
Replies: 0
Views: 65

Rotary Motorcycle with hybrid assist

We all know that electric hybrid power has come a long way in a relatively short time. Records are being set and broken at the Nurburgring, Pikes Peak and the Isle of Man TT to name but a few. Take a bike, add ROTARY + an electric motor = h[b[ https://electricmotorcycles.news/furion-an-hybrid-bike-w...
by KiwiDave
Mon May 13, 2019 5:34 pm
Forum: RX7 Rides and projects
Topic: TWiR 1986 S3 TWR
Replies: 426
Views: 99857

Re: TWiR 1986 S3 TWR

spirit r wrote:
Mon May 13, 2019 5:10 pm
Thanks for sharing Dave. I try to get them from amazon!

Good work Thomas. I wish all upgrades were this easy.

There is a writeup on Ausrotary.

Also, see here http://rx7fb.com/viewtopic.php?f=22&t=3 ... ary#p34861
by KiwiDave
Sun May 12, 2019 11:11 pm
Forum: RX7 Rides and projects
Topic: TWiR 1986 S3 TWR
Replies: 426
Views: 99857

Re: TWiR 1986 S3 TWR

I've made a paper IM gasket and installed a pair of generic o rings for now until the mazda parts arrive. This is all part of my next upgrade. But for today, I've made do with a little improvement instead by replacing the 3 fusible links in the engine bay with PAL fuses. Unplug the old fusible links...
by KiwiDave
Sun May 12, 2019 8:16 pm
Forum: Car Shows & Meets
Topic: Old town classic Staufen 2018+2019
Replies: 13
Views: 610

Re: Old town classic Staufen 2018+2019

I know that the Swiss have cowbells, I did not know that Germany has car bells Thomas.
by KiwiDave
Sun May 05, 2019 12:09 am
Forum: RX7 Rides and projects
Topic: A Kiwis Series 3
Replies: 244
Views: 68467

Re: A Kiwis Series 3

CHUR bro! REspect. I agree with Ian, you'll be wanting some LSD action up your rear end. ;) Top work and I look forward to seeing it but I'll probably hear it first ;) h:
by KiwiDave
Sat May 04, 2019 1:11 am
Forum: Spotters Corner & The 1st Gen Register
Topic: The Latest 1st gen sightings
Replies: 3346
Views: 232115

Re: The Latest 1st gen sightings

Do we know this one? Seems a little familiar with the Rotary Engine badge and the tan leather. :?:
by KiwiDave
Fri May 03, 2019 2:04 am
Forum: Car Shows & Meets
Topic: Caffeine and Machine
Replies: 7
Views: 315

Re: Caffeine and Machine

Caffeine and Machine - Located in Warwickshire. .... I hear a rumour that they will be hosting a rotary day on 7 July..... The Houndshill Banbury Road Ettington Stratford-upon-Avon Warwickshire CV37 7NS United Kingdom I have received confirmation from the venue that the Rotary Day is a happening th...