Latest topics
» Completing the DVLC V55 Vehicle registration form
by Mk3rob Wed Jul 18, 2018 11:45 am

» Great looking Mk1
by Rum Tum Tugger Tue Jul 17, 2018 7:24 am

» Scamp badges on Ebay from Crawley
by Rum Tum Tugger Tue Jul 17, 2018 7:10 am

» UJ Flag Mk2
by Mk3rob Thu Jul 12, 2018 1:00 pm

» Ebay Scamp - Was Yellow the last time it was for sale
by Mk3rob Tue Jul 10, 2018 3:18 pm

» Mk2 on Ebay - High start price
by Mk3rob Sun Jul 08, 2018 2:21 pm

» RTV Mandry / Mclean
by Mk3rob Sun Jul 08, 2018 2:20 pm

» Fuel tanks
by Mk3rob Sun Jul 08, 2018 11:45 am

» Scouse Scamp mk2 G Reg
by Rum Tum Tugger Wed Jul 04, 2018 8:55 am


WANTED Please

Go down

WANTED Please

Post  SUMB on Thu Jul 07, 2011 6:50 pm

Anyone got a set of 8.4" disc uprights and calipers for sale?
avatar
SUMB

Number of posts : 531
Location : Lincoln
Job/hobbies : Bike spares / Trying to figure out how to try and get to Mongolia again - soon!
Registration date : 2008-06-01

View user profile http://www.bombercountyminis.com

Back to top Go down

Re: WANTED Please

Post  Mk3rob on Thu Jul 07, 2011 7:17 pm


Hi Chaz

I have a pair of 4 pot calipers with new braided hoses on that you can have, going cheap, cheap.
avatar
Mk3rob

Number of posts : 2350
Age : 62
Location : Wolves
Job/hobbies : DIY, Cars, reading and survival!!
Registration date : 2008-05-19

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: WANTED Please

Post  SUMB on Thu Jul 07, 2011 7:19 pm

Got some 4 pots ta Rob but no uprights to fix them to. The subframe that I'm rebuilding came with drum brakes.
avatar
SUMB

Number of posts : 531
Location : Lincoln
Job/hobbies : Bike spares / Trying to figure out how to try and get to Mongolia again - soon!
Registration date : 2008-06-01

View user profile http://www.bombercountyminis.com

Back to top Go down

Re: WANTED Please

Post  OSR on Thu Jul 07, 2011 8:30 pm

Mk3rob wrote:
I have a pair of 4 pot calipers with new braided hoses on that you can have, going cheap, cheap.

Hi Rob,
Would these fit inside 10" wheels? The Mk2 is drums all round and an upgrade to front discs is on the (very long) list of things to do.
Charlie
avatar
OSR

Number of posts : 404
Age : 39
Location : No longer living in Hope.
Job/hobbies : Scamping!
Registration date : 2009-02-10

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: WANTED Please

Post  Mk3rob on Fri Jul 08, 2011 7:28 am

Hi Charlie

I think only certain ones and thats with grinding a bit of the caliper away...................well dodgy
avatar
Mk3rob

Number of posts : 2350
Age : 62
Location : Wolves
Job/hobbies : DIY, Cars, reading and survival!!
Registration date : 2008-05-19

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: WANTED Please

Post  OSR on Fri Jul 08, 2011 9:15 am

Thanks Rob I thought that was probably the case. Fitting discs with 10" wheels is a bit of a challenge. The cheapest way seems to be using Fiesta callipers but that involves a lot of faffing. Think that'll be on the back burner for a while.
avatar
OSR

Number of posts : 404
Age : 39
Location : No longer living in Hope.
Job/hobbies : Scamping!
Registration date : 2009-02-10

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: WANTED Please

Post  Rum Tum Tugger on Fri Jul 08, 2011 9:22 am

The topic has had a couple of mentions in Mini Magazine's "Ask the Experts" pages: IIRC it's a case of it's just about possible (you need the right sort of wheels, and you have to machine the discs as well) but easier and safer to fit 7.5" ones.
avatar
Rum Tum Tugger

Number of posts : 940
Age : 74
Location : Ivinghoe, Bucks/Beds
Job/hobbies : Retired computer boffin, Morris musician
Registration date : 2008-06-25

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: WANTED Please

Post  Sponsored content


Sponsored content


Back to top Go down

Back to top


 
Permissions in this forum:
You cannot reply to topics in this forum