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by Tiger2Dan
Wed Jun 13, 2018 11:47 am
Forum: Modified Alpine
Topic: Alpine 2.8 Cologne (FORD) V6 Conversion Components for your driving pleasure
Replies: 0
Views: 539

Alpine 2.8 Cologne (FORD) V6 Conversion Components for your driving pleasure

If you review some of the "other" POSTS on the 2.8 V6 Conversions you will find that I am offering components for a full range of items. I designed "STRAIGHT-Back" Headers similar to the Tiger system, mine do not "stick out" the side of the car! My engine mounts are muc...
by Tiger2Dan
Tue Jun 12, 2018 10:52 am
Forum: TE/AE Official News & Announcements
Topic: The Rootes Archives matching funds opportunity
Replies: 2
Views: 1548

Re: The Rootes Archives matching funds opportunity

As Treasurer of the SAOCA, I'd like to report we made a contribution of $2700 to the Trust..... SAOCA Motto is to "Keep'em-on-the-Road", so in an effort to do so, that contribution was matched by an anonymous donor bring it to $5400.00
by Tiger2Dan
Thu May 31, 2018 5:40 pm
Forum: Rootes Event Announcements
Topic: Sunbeam SOS/Invasion-Columbia, SC March 23-24
Replies: 4
Views: 1350

Re: Sunbeam SOS/Invasion-Columbia, SC March 23-24

Just to bring the Carolina Classic up to date with a few PIC's.... There were a lot of others but this is all I can find. I'm sure other have some too!

Look close, The Gent leaning on the Blue Alpine is our SAOCA President - Jim Stone... it was Great to have him pay us a visit:)
by Tiger2Dan
Tue Feb 06, 2018 8:49 pm
Forum: Stock Tiger
Topic: Steering Wheel Restoration
Replies: 1
Views: 871

Re: Steering Wheel Restoration

I have some American Walnut that was cut about 50 tears ago from the old home place in St George of my Brother-in-law. He was generous and gave me a bunch a few years ago and I utilized some to build a couple Custom Dash unit in My Sunbeam Alpines....Very nice stuff! I have thought of trying to do a...
by Tiger2Dan
Sun Jan 14, 2018 9:31 am
Forum: Stock Alpine
Topic: Excessive play in steering
Replies: 11
Views: 9522

Re: Excessive play in steering

Vintage Sports, I was browsing thru the POST and saw where you were asking about replacing the cross link.... Did you ever figure how to remove and replace?
by Tiger2Dan
Fri Jan 12, 2018 6:31 pm
Forum: Modified Alpine
Topic: Alpine v6 Conversion
Replies: 5
Views: 2714

Re: Alpine v6 Conversion

Thanks for the compliment! I truly love the Sunbeam's.
by Tiger2Dan
Wed Dec 13, 2017 9:33 pm
Forum: Rootes United XXXVII
Topic: United XXXVII (37) Sept. 13-17, 2018
Replies: 62
Views: 4901

Re: United XXXVII (37) Sept. 14-17, 2018

Sy, I sure hope the alpine that received the "hit" was not that absolutely beautiful one that took 1st Place at the United?

All is well here in Sunny South Carolina:)

DanR
by Tiger2Dan
Sun Nov 19, 2017 6:52 pm
Forum: Modified Alpine
Topic: Like new Conversion kit For Sale
Replies: 1
Views: 1284

Still have "kit" for sale (jose)

I have a JOSe V6 Kit for sale which I took in trade for Kit components I designed to convert your Sunbeam Alpine with a 2.8 V6 mated to late Mustang T5 or and Automatic C3/4 and A4LD..... the jose stuff is like new for $1200 includes shipping anywhere in the lower 48. My conversion components with s...
by Tiger2Dan
Sat Oct 28, 2017 9:52 pm
Forum: Modified Alpine
Topic: Conversion Components PRICE LIST UPDATE
Replies: 0
Views: 498

Conversion Components PRICE LIST UPDATE

Here is a PRICE LIST FOR MY CONVERSION COMPONENTS: - 2.8 V6 FORD (Cologne) Engine swap into your Sunbeam Alpine by DanR as of October 1, 2018 1. Headers, w/Ball& Socket Straight back (Highly Recommended) similar to the Tiger System: with 1 ½ inch tubes into a 2 ½ Collector and 3/8” thick Header ...
by Tiger2Dan
Tue Oct 03, 2017 8:13 am
Forum: Rootes United XXXVI
Topic: Thanks to all! One great United.
Replies: 8
Views: 1925

Re: Thanks to all! One great United.

I and my son had a great time looking at all the great Sunbeams....Meeting folks face to face for the very first time was exciting too! Sharing memories of our Sunbeams and when we first came in contact with an Alpine..... Parts galore in the PARTS ROOM. Thanks to all the "Makers of the success...
by Tiger2Dan
Wed Jun 07, 2017 9:22 pm
Forum: Modified Tiger
Topic: Out for a Saturday drive at the Arkansas Mile.
Replies: 7
Views: 1842

Re: Out for a Saturday drive at the Arkansas Mile.

First out of the chute it seemed to falter, quickly regained ran great thru 5th all the way!

I saw 184 on the screen.... Bet it will be better next time.

Thanks to showing,

DanR
by Tiger2Dan
Mon Jun 05, 2017 7:10 pm
Forum: Modified Alpine
Topic: Conversion Components for the Alpine to 2.8 V6 Cologne
Replies: 0
Views: 917

Conversion Components for the Alpine to 2.8 V6 Cologne

I have tried to get the best prices available for my designed components for converting an Alpine utilizing the FORD (Cologne) 2.8 V6. The steering link that runs behind the engine and serves as a replacement for the stock cross link cost me almost the exact same as what I sell them for. Lately the ...
by Tiger2Dan
Mon Jun 05, 2017 6:26 pm
Forum: Modified Tiger
Topic: Out for a Saturday drive at the Arkansas Mile.
Replies: 7
Views: 1842

Re: Out for a Saturday drive at the Arkansas Mile.

Tried to play your video.... Got an error....said to try later.
by Tiger2Dan
Mon Jun 05, 2017 8:08 am
Forum: Stock Alpine
Topic: body repair panels
Replies: 7
Views: 2310

Re: body repair panels

You must be slightly aggressive but humble when trying to get something from a very busy shop:)
by Tiger2Dan
Sun May 28, 2017 12:04 pm
Forum: Rootes Event Announcements
Topic: Friends In Sunbeams - 2017
Replies: 8
Views: 2176

Re: Friends In Sunbeams - 19 thru 23 June 2017

Just imagine you in your Sunbeam driving along.... These nice curving, crooked roads with cornfields and all sorts of other peaceful sights..... Here is some comments Ken Ellis posted on another link (SAOCA) I wish to share: The lure of Indiana is strong, but I currently have work commitments that ...

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