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by ImpBarn
Mon Mar 18, 2019 6:39 pm
Forum: Modified Alpine
Topic: Conversion of carburstir gron cd150 to weber
Replies: 6
Views: 870

Re: Conversion of carburstir gron cd150 to weber

I can't say that I've done it, but certainly a new manifold will be required.

https://www.piercemanifolds.com/Sunbeam_Alpine_Weber_Conversion_p/p30-007.htm
by ImpBarn
Thu Mar 14, 2019 12:03 pm
Forum: Wanted
Topic: WANTED - Sunbeam or Hillman Imp
Replies: 2
Views: 725

Re: WANTED - Sunbeam or Hillman Imp

Jack,

You might check out this FB group, which has really ramped up in the last few years. We are getting support from the UK crowd as well.
https://www.facebook.com/groups/NorthAmericaImpers/

Best Regards,
by ImpBarn
Tue Jan 08, 2019 7:59 am
Forum: Rants and Raves
Topic: I have a little SatNav
Replies: 3
Views: 756

I have a little SatNav

I have a little Satnav It sits well in my car A Satnav is a driver's friend It tells you where you are I have a little Satnav I've had it all my life It’s better than the normal ones My Satnav is my wife It gives me full instructions Especially how to drive "It's thirty miles an hour", it ...
by ImpBarn
Mon Oct 22, 2018 8:52 am
Forum: New Member Introduction
Topic: Intro
Replies: 3
Views: 1051

Re: Intro

Welcome, Carol. It gets quiet around here after the prime driving season. We're not too far apart. I'm over by the Susquehanna River just south of Harrisburg. I'm not too much help on the Series 5 stuff, but there are lots of gurus lurking around here. Make sure to reference the Sunbeam Survivor man...
by ImpBarn
Thu Apr 19, 2018 7:52 pm
Forum: Forum Problems?
Topic: Adding Pictures to your post
Replies: 2
Views: 1844

Re: Adding Pictures to your post

Posting pictures by attachment is a benefit of club membership. Follow the directions here:
viewtopic.php?f=8&t=1850
by ImpBarn
Tue Feb 27, 2018 7:53 am
Forum: Rants and Raves
Topic: 2018 Best of Britain exhibit at Simeone
Replies: 5
Views: 1518

Re: 2018 Best of Britain exhibit at Simeone

Fin found a cool sign when we were there. https://lh3.googleusercontent.com/gNaMXfqNbTwRpj2pZ1Nprx-tmF28vUhexeUrHS27pMgCRl3hSarWcNTeuGNrdn6mHDfaO4cAQS6O1ICd2SwaWAxls28xszfrzQo-egj6xwua9WvkSNpahH43qP6JqrSeUPIwhkXq4AvzLSyP8sBSjYwZ3lmC2ApsCL9fZrSATBEzej9FUHomEsBKknH93beVJ2rfBKd_KxA2xIpEJvWjFjCRHtiKDkrZ...
by ImpBarn
Tue Feb 27, 2018 7:15 am
Forum: Rants and Raves
Topic: 2018 Best of Britain exhibit at Simeone
Replies: 5
Views: 1518

Re: 2018 Best of Britain exhibit at Simeone

You are lucky to be so close to the museum. Sounds like a great exhibit.
by ImpBarn
Thu Jan 11, 2018 8:05 am
Forum: New Member Introduction
Topic: New Member
Replies: 1
Views: 1104

Re: New Member

Hello, Marcel.

Welcome. There are a lot of tech tip items here on the forum. If you run into something specific just ask and I'm sure the experts will come out of winter hibernation.

What general condition is your Tiger? Is it early or a later one?

Best Regards,
by ImpBarn
Tue Nov 28, 2017 8:24 am
Forum: Stock Alpine
Topic: Harrington
Replies: 30
Views: 7761

Re: Harrington

Its really starting to come together now. Looks like really good progress.
by ImpBarn
Fri Nov 03, 2017 3:30 pm
Forum: Stock Tiger
Topic: Paint
Replies: 5
Views: 1670

Re: Paint

There are two other avenues. One trick is to take the panel from the hood latch (which is inside the car and not exposed to UV light) and have someone match it. This worked for me. A known paint expert is Jan Servaites jservaites at woh.rr.com Jan has collected many original paint samples and may be...
by ImpBarn
Fri Nov 03, 2017 12:12 pm
Forum: Stock Tiger
Topic: Paint
Replies: 5
Views: 1670

Re: Paint

by ImpBarn
Mon Oct 30, 2017 12:21 pm
Forum: Rants and Raves
Topic: Gateway Classic Cars arrives in "Phila" (NJ) w/Sunbeams
Replies: 7
Views: 1907

Re: Gateway Classic Cars arrives in "Phila" (NJ) w/Sunbeams

I wonder what they used for a gearbox on the VW mod?
by ImpBarn
Wed Oct 04, 2017 1:35 pm
Forum: Rootes History
Topic: This week in Rootes History - May 2005
Replies: 3
Views: 3656

Re: This week in Rootes History - May 2005

The love of the Hillman Hunter-based Peykan continues in Iran. My good friend from over there sent me this article to share with the club.

http://autoweek.com/article/car-life/irans-arrow-dont-miss-documentary-about-irans-beloved-hillman-hunters
by ImpBarn
Mon Oct 02, 2017 10:11 am
Forum: Rootes United XXXVI
Topic: United 36 Video
Replies: 1
Views: 1051

Re: United 36 Video

Nicely edited film.

Using the youtube BB code you can put it right in line with the forum.

Code: Select all

[youtube]xJ8HryHkSco[/youtube]


Same video
by ImpBarn
Wed Sep 27, 2017 8:40 am
Forum: Rootes United XXXVI
Topic: Tiger Tom's history presentation
Replies: 1
Views: 993

Tiger Tom's history presentation

The background noise is a little obtrusive, but here's a video of Tiger Tom's presentation to celebrate the 40 years of TEAE

https://photos.app.goo.gl/NqY24TaEtcId88nD3
(I hope this link works)

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