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by In the Shed
Thu Apr 11, 2024 11:03 pm
Forum: Other cars of interest
Topic: Harv's FED thread
Replies: 202
Views: 14036

Re: Harv's FED thread

Blacky wrote: Thu Apr 11, 2024 10:21 pm Does it HAVE to be stainless ??? What about making one out of brass ?
That’s what I was thinking. What about silver steel?
by In the Shed
Thu Apr 11, 2024 10:54 pm
Forum: Body, Paint and Panel
Topic: Desert Glow paint colour
Replies: 5
Views: 126

Re: Desert Glow paint colour

Happy days….. :thumbsup:
by In the Shed
Tue Apr 09, 2024 10:29 pm
Forum: My FB EK
Topic: Project 2.
Replies: 1450
Views: 54782

Re: Project 2.

Ute looks tops Brett :thumbsup:
by In the Shed
Thu Apr 04, 2024 9:54 pm
Forum: My FB EK
Topic: Ol' Rusty - FB/EK Sedan
Replies: 619
Views: 31798

Re: Ol' Rusty - FB/EK Sedan

Love your work Scott and admire your have a go approach using equipment most of us have in the shed. You’re good at multi tasking too! :thumbsup:

Regards
Stephen
by In the Shed
Thu Apr 04, 2024 9:41 pm
Forum: Driveline
Topic: Rear axle bearings post
Replies: 6
Views: 1304

Re: Rear axle bearings post

Hey Clay,
You’re welcome to borrow my oxy set up, just need to check gas levels. You could make a fire and cook the diff then quench it with cold water that might be enough to unfreeze it. Just don’t over cook it :lol:

Unfortunately I can’t make Saturdays run.

Stephen
by In the Shed
Thu Apr 04, 2024 9:33 pm
Forum: General sharing advice and experience
Topic: Gearbox connecting rod. Bush needed?
Replies: 7
Views: 198

Re: Gearbox connecting rod. Bush needed?

Hey Shane, Couple pics of the tubing I used. I cut a piece of both sizes approx 12mm long (you can always trim down) and inserted small one inside bigger. Larger size is approx 19mm outside dia, 3mm wall thickness and 12mm inside dia (old tube off a dishwasher). Smaller tube (5/15” fuel tube) approx...
by In the Shed
Wed Apr 03, 2024 10:46 pm
Forum: Body, Paint and Panel
Topic: Desert Glow paint colour
Replies: 5
Views: 126

Re: Desert Glow paint colour

Hello Neil,

Can’t help you with the colour info but hopefully someone else on here can. Oh, and welcome. Be good to see a picture of your sedan too :thumbsup:

Regards
Stephen
by In the Shed
Wed Apr 03, 2024 10:42 pm
Forum: General sharing advice and experience
Topic: Gearbox connecting rod. Bush needed?
Replies: 7
Views: 198

Re: Gearbox connecting rod. Bush needed?

Hey Shane, Just last week I was under my Ute working to fix a few oil leaks on my crash box, with success, yah! That bracket looks similar to mine except I had the sorry remains of a knackered rubber bush. I made my own rubber bush using two pieces of rubber tube, one inside the other (similar to wh...
by In the Shed
Fri Mar 29, 2024 10:14 pm
Forum: My FB EK
Topic: Family Affair Ek Ute
Replies: 9
Views: 340

Re: Family Affair Ek Ute

Hi Sneezy
Great to have some family history with your Ute. Look forward to some progress reports and pictures.

Stephen
by In the Shed
Mon Mar 25, 2024 9:37 pm
Forum: My FB EK
Topic: FB Standard Wagon
Replies: 1127
Views: 39379

Re: FB Standard Wagon

Nice work Drew, I’ll send over my shopping list 😊
by In the Shed
Mon Mar 04, 2024 9:44 pm
Forum: My FB EK
Topic: FB219 Standard StationSedan
Replies: 121
Views: 10224

Re: FB219 Standard StationSedan

Great perseverance on your part for this project. Rust repairs look great. It is hard to comprehend just how much crap can accumulate in the Y frames, after seeing the piece of yours below the radiator, wow!

Regards
Stephen
by In the Shed
Mon Mar 04, 2024 9:38 pm
Forum: Interior
Topic: Blackys Bench Bucket bracket bodging blatherings
Replies: 61
Views: 3853

Re: Blackys Bench Bucket bracket bodging blatherings

Cool :thumbsup: I guess with the rattler, being a sedan you have a bit of flexibility with positioning the base (forwards / backwards) and adjustment of the backrest compared to the Ute. Once it is retrimmed to match the funky back seat should be all good :roll:
by In the Shed
Sun Feb 25, 2024 9:07 am
Forum: Interior
Topic: Review Mirror glass replacement.
Replies: 24
Views: 966

Re: Review Mirror glass replacement.

Do you have a link to the mirror please 😊
by In the Shed
Sun Feb 25, 2024 9:01 am
Forum: Interior
Topic: Interior door pull handles - Fasteners?
Replies: 5
Views: 175

Re: Interior door pull handles - Fasteners?

Could try Classic Fasteners they have a good selection of screws, nuts & bolts.

https://www.classicfasteners.com.au/