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by codge
Tue Aug 14, 2018 5:11 pm
Forum: Spotters Corner & The 1st Gen Register
Topic: The Latest 1st gen sightings
Replies: 3187
Views: 208013

Re: The Latest 1st gen sightings

Yes, 'FRA' is the red stripe car.
The Leominster car was 'ORF' Reg.
by codge
Sun Aug 05, 2018 11:53 am
Forum: RX7 Rides and projects
Topic: Sticky the Rally Car
Replies: 89
Views: 40217

Re: Sticky the Rally Car

ian65 wrote:
Sat Aug 04, 2018 5:38 pm
Great to see all your hard work coming together, what's the idea with the quick release on the strut brace?
Aids engine working?
by codge
Wed Aug 01, 2018 11:46 am
Forum: Spotters Corner & The 1st Gen Register
Topic: The Latest 1st gen sightings
Replies: 3187
Views: 208013

Re: The Latest 1st gen sightings

If you know it's been resprayed a different colour then that's one advantage to you on the price. If the resto has been deep and thorough then maybe it's now a good 'un. Only you can say how much the fact that it's been heavily worked on will affect you. If you're near take a look but be firm and be...
by codge
Mon Jul 30, 2018 12:29 pm
Forum: 1st gen Showroom
Topic: My Fb on track at Mosport
Replies: 6
Views: 309

Re: My Fb on track at Mosport

A Racing Limo! s(c)
Just the thing. Welcome by the way.

Codge (Dave).
by codge
Fri Jul 27, 2018 12:11 pm
Forum: Car Shows & Meets
Topic: Festival of the Unexceptional 2018 - Stowe - 14th July
Replies: 17
Views: 270

Re: Festival of the Unexceptional 2018 - Stowe - 14th July

Hi Anders,
Many thanks for the info above.
You're very welcome on here.

Cheers
Codge (Dave)
by codge
Tue Jul 10, 2018 3:24 pm
Forum: Spotters Corner & The 1st Gen Register
Topic: The Latest 1st gen sightings
Replies: 3187
Views: 208013

Re: The Latest 1st gen sightings C111 YSP

http://rx7fb.com/viewtopic.php?f=20&t=1 ... ysp#p13997

Looks like C111 YSP has had a massive professional makeover and respray in Blue not Green.
How can it have changed so much?
by codge
Fri Jul 06, 2018 11:25 pm
Forum: Spotters Corner & The 1st Gen Register
Topic: The Latest 1st gen sightings
Replies: 3187
Views: 208013

Re: A719 NKP

ian65 wrote:
Fri Jul 06, 2018 6:24 pm
Series 3 for sale on Ebay.... looks like a bargain to me at £1900

New Spot. They keep turning up.
This one's been hidden for 20 years or so.
by codge
Thu Jul 05, 2018 12:17 pm
Forum: Spotters Corner & The 1st Gen Register
Topic: The Latest 1st gen sightings
Replies: 3187
Views: 208013

Re: CPE 604Y

TOOL wrote:
Thu Jul 05, 2018 3:32 am

“The only things I have done to it is fit 5 new tyres and remove the red stripes from the mouldings and bumpers”

That’s gotta hurt
Oh it does Andrew, it really does...... :o
by codge
Tue Jul 03, 2018 12:45 pm
Forum: Rotaries on Youtube
Topic: See through Rotary Engine in Slow Motion
Replies: 2
Views: 386

Re: See through Rotary Engine in Slow Motion

I feel the need for some thermodynamic / explosives engineer to explain to me the sideways force acting on the rotor tips to make the rotor turn.
In that confined space it seems to me the forces would try to bend the eccentric shaft rather than turn the rotor.
Is that the fuel inefficiency explained?