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my modified campaign project.

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Sounds like a plan!  :lol:

Cornish Host.
1980 VW Derby
Clive the Cabby
Ujum the Invisible
Mynx the  Tintop

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So not touched this in a good while, now hoping to start again so bought this,   Chinese k04, time will tell if its any good.

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Also made.
 

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Nice new parts  :thumbs:

Matt

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Bought a pair of G60 calipers, they are rusty, half painted red, over the rust,  and a bleed nipple snapped of while trying to undo it,  Lets see what I can do.  Photo of one.
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So after a combination of deox c and various wire brush,s in an electric drill and several hours, came up quite nice,  Just need a few coats of caliper paint and I do have new pistons and seals to fit.
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It's amazing how well calipers come up with a bit of elbow grease. They'll look great once painted  :thumbs:

Matt

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Yeah, the advantage of thick metal, as opposed to doing bodywork.  At the moment attempting to fit the new pistons and rubber seals,  while I have done it rather easily on another pair of callipers, this pair is very close to feeling the weight of my sledge hammer,   will just not go together.  EDIT  Got there in the end, second one was easier.
 

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45 mm dth jenveys.

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As i am now committed to  1.8t  thought i would get some parts,  so massive overkill with trackslag  large diameter down pipe and exhaust system, just didnt really see anything else i preferred.

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 :thumbs:

Cornish Host.
1980 VW Derby
Clive the Cabby
Ujum the Invisible
Mynx the  Tintop

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After getting the g60 calipers sorted and the epytec adaptors i sold them on , just thought they were too heavy and bought some standard mk1 calipers which i overhauled.

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.  However

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