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by bernd_st
Wed Jun 10, 2015 7:24 pm
Forum: Sunbeam Tiger
Topic: STOC Website MKII - Under development
Replies: 27
Views: 23244

I'm fine with the way it is. If there just would be more participation in the Forum...
by bernd_st
Tue Apr 28, 2015 5:45 pm
Forum: Tech Tips
Topic: Water from exhaust
Replies: 4
Views: 3944

Not sure how the Edelbrock is laid out but I had this problem with a Weiand Manifold. Symptoms exactly as you described therfore pretty likely a wrong connection. Cooling loss was also minimal as you told...
by bernd_st
Mon Apr 27, 2015 7:37 pm
Forum: Tech Tips
Topic: Water from exhaust
Replies: 4
Views: 3944

Also had this same problem earlier. It's most likely a wrong connection of the water heater hose to the inlet manifold. Happened with a new aftermarket manifold which features swopped connections. Check carefully again and get it fixed promptly. Remember different from air water can not be compresse...
by bernd_st
Sat Apr 04, 2015 10:59 am
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: WTB: MK2 RHD Wiring Loom
Replies: 5
Views: 4745

Appearantly Autosparks is only doing the LHD MkII version. Perhaps Rick in US ?
by bernd_st
Thu Apr 02, 2015 9:13 pm
Forum: Sunbeam Tiger
Topic: Jim Ovens masterpiece
Replies: 7
Views: 6369

Tony thanks. Lets talk in Essen...
by bernd_st
Tue Mar 31, 2015 9:10 pm
Forum: Sunbeam Tiger
Topic: Jim Ovens masterpiece
Replies: 7
Views: 6369

Thanks. Need to talk to him during the spares day. I still have a pair of Konis over here waiting for a rebuild...
by bernd_st
Sun Mar 29, 2015 8:10 pm
Forum: Sunbeam Tiger
Topic: Jim Ovens masterpiece
Replies: 7
Views: 6369

Great resto ! Where on earth did he get the Koni Classic shocks from ? Not aware that they are still available ....
by bernd_st
Thu Mar 05, 2015 7:59 pm
Forum: Tech Tips
Topic: Holly or Edelbrock Carburettor
Replies: 5
Views: 4191

A matter of taste & philosophy but I would recommend an Edelbrock 1404 for a normal 260. Runs out of the box and no need to fool around with float adjustments. A bit rich though as all of the US carbies but can be tuned leaner by using the separately supplied tuning/jetting kit. Can be ordered from ...
by bernd_st
Mon Mar 02, 2015 6:24 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: Tiger front springs
Replies: 4
Views: 3701

Good hint, will contact him before the spares day, thanks...
by bernd_st
Sun Mar 01, 2015 11:31 am
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: Tiger front springs
Replies: 4
Views: 3701

Is he doing STD ratings ? Thought he only does HD springs...
by bernd_st
Sun Feb 22, 2015 4:21 pm
Forum: STOC Tiger Register
Topic: NLL 218E
Replies: 0
Views: 3275

NLL 218E

One of the Hartwell 6 and 3rd last MKII Tiger built. Where is it now ?
by bernd_st
Sun Feb 22, 2015 4:06 pm
Forum: STOC Tiger Register
Topic: EDU 293C
Replies: 0
Views: 3416

EDU 293C

Anybody knows the whereabouts of this early prototype car ? It's not listed in the membership file.Just asking since I've just found an old Rootes press Foto showing this particular car.
by bernd_st
Sun Feb 22, 2015 10:49 am
Forum: Sunbeam Tiger
Topic: Cat's Whiskers
Replies: 19
Views: 11998

Graham, appreciate the correction. Thanks...
by bernd_st
Wed Feb 18, 2015 6:35 pm
Forum: Sunbeam Tiger
Topic: Cat's Whiskers
Replies: 19
Views: 11998

Except one point which puzzles me. On page 32 Stefan Hauser is mentioned 2nd price for modified class but if I recall correctly he has made 1st- at least that's what his document says...
by bernd_st
Sat Feb 14, 2015 8:30 pm
Forum: Sunbeam Tiger
Topic: Cat's Whiskers
Replies: 19
Views: 11998

Arrived today. Wow what a splendid masterpiece ! Thanks...