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Writing a new Plus 2 Book

PostPost by: kwhittle » Tue May 28, 2019 1:56 pm

Hi John,
Just what I need !
How about 32 images showing the whole process, including before and after at each significant stage.

I need jpegs or tiffs, at 1 to 3 mb per image but sent in a number of emails please

If you embed them with text I have problems with my dtp programme !
Thanks for your kind offer of help
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PostPost by: john.p.clegg » Tue May 28, 2019 2:50 pm

Kevin
if you pm me your email address I'll see what I've got..

John :wink:
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PostPost by: mbell » Tue May 28, 2019 4:04 pm

I can dig out a few of the 5 speed with covers off if you'd like?
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PostPost by: kwhittle » Tue May 28, 2019 6:20 pm

Yes please mbell
Many thanks
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PostPost by: mbell » Tue May 28, 2019 7:23 pm

20161201_201610.jpg and
Engine and box



20160828_113916.jpg and
Input shaft, narrow bearing
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PostPost by: mbell » Tue May 28, 2019 7:29 pm

Sorry running into site problem compelling about files >2MB straight after uploading files larger than that. Will add some more photos...
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PostPost by: kwhittle » Wed May 29, 2019 9:34 am

Thank you mbell, good stuff
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PostPost by: Foxie » Wed May 29, 2019 3:16 pm

Here's a few more gearbox pics ....

Lotus 4-Speed
Lotus 5-Speed
Alan Voigts T9 5-Speed

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gbs1.jpg and
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PostPost by: mbell » Wed May 29, 2019 4:33 pm

I seem to be missing a few of the photos on my phone. So need to up load them from the computer but on vacation this week with out the computer.

Do you need the photos before next week?
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PostPost by: dak » Wed May 29, 2019 10:03 pm

Hi,

I'm in the process of restoring at least two +2s from a total (so far) of three cars. One of the eventual completed cars is a convertible that was shown in Robinshaw's book.

Any interest?

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PostPost by: kwhittle » Thu May 30, 2019 12:28 pm

mbell,
Thanks for the photos, I too am on holiday for a week comm Monday.

So the delay is fine thanks
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PostPost by: kwhittle » Fri May 31, 2019 11:33 am

Zak
Yes, I am interested in the story and photos, especially the convertable Plus 2
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