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    I am not - prior commitments.

    I am not - prior commitments.
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    Good to hear. You say the fire wasn't that...

    Good to hear. You say the fire wasn't that close, but there appears to be smoke coming from just over the ridge in the first photo!

    I'm 200 miles away from the nearest fire right now, and the...
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    Hey Doug - everything okay?

    Some serious fire activity in your general area. Just checking on you, bud! :)
  4. Caterham Workshop Notice 371 -- fuel breather hose configuration

    The wiki section may not be working as intended currently, so I thought I'd post this one here as a PDF attachment (attached below), for future reference.
    To aid future searches, I'll go ahead and...
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    According to BC user Paul Richards: "Cancelled...

    According to BC user Paul Richards: "Cancelled because of lack of support."
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    I'm hoping to make it to this event for at least...

    I'm hoping to make it to this event for at least part of one of the days. Too many variables for me to fully commit just now.

    Thanks Tom, for letting us all know about this.
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    I found a thread from a few years back on this...

    I found a thread from a few years back on this topic: here
    It mentions EBC, Mintex, etc. Agree w/ Blatchat search suggestion, if you prefer more research before committing $$.
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    Some of your hose clamps appear to be the Oetiker...

    Some of your hose clamps appear to be the Oetiker type, sometimes referred to as ear clamps. I've not used them, but heard about them. Supposed to be good for not cutting into the hose, but require...
  9. This same subject is currently a topic of...

    This same subject is currently a topic of discussion on Blatchat, as it seems Tamiya may be making more of them. https://www.lotus7.club/forum/chitchat/tamiya-caterham-re-released
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    I just searched for “silicone gasoline” and results indicated Permatex 85420 fuel resistant gasket dressing & sealant. It has mostly positive reviews on Amazon’s pages. No first-hand experience by me.
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    Photos? :icon_confused:

    Photos? :icon_confused:
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    I’m unlikely to make it, but glad to see there’s...

    I’m unlikely to make it, but glad to see there’s still interest. :icon_encouragement:
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    Car looks good! Might be time for new tires.

    Car looks good! Might be time for new tires.
  14. Thread: Happy New Year

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    happy new year to you as well, Paul. :)

    happy new year to you as well, Paul. :)
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    A surprisingly relevant thread popped up on...

    A surprisingly relevant thread popped up on Blatchat today… https://www.lotus7.club/forum/chitchat/redline-components-some-exciting-news.
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    I find it best to simply call Caterham Parts...

    I find it best to simply call Caterham Parts at 1-44-1322-625801 sometime between midnight and 9:00 a.m. PDT (8am to 5pm UK-time, currently). Or, contact Redline Components at 1-44-1883-346515...
  17. Thread: Picnic 2017?

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    Picnic 2017?

    Life has gotten really busy for me in the past year. I had completely forgotten about the picnic, and will not be able to commit to it this year due to too many other commitments and uncertainties. ...
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    Meteor Motorsport would be a good place to start....

    Meteor Motorsport would be a good place to start. He can probably recommend a US-based way forward, and worst case he could rebuild or replace as well.
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    Not familiar with them in that area (you didn't...

    Not familiar with them in that area (you didn't say where, but I assume in the vicinity of the Culver City DMV). A quick search showed a Yelp! listing a few:
    Smog Plus Plus at 5864 W. Pico Blvd....
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    If you click on the "FAQ" in the banner near the...

    If you click on the "FAQ" in the banner near the top of this page (or most any page on this forum), the answer can be found. I have copied the relevant text from that part of the FAQ for your...
  21. Thread: Labor Day Trip

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    Yes, Gert's fascination with well-crafted metal...

    Yes, Gert's fascination with well-crafted metal parts and stained glass lighting is well known around these parts. :icon_friendly_wink:

    edit -- Looks like a great couple of days out, Gert. Wish I...
  22. Another fun picnic! One item left over? A...

    Another fun picnic! One item left over?
    A stainless steel "SUB ZERO" canister that appears to have earned some sentimental value...
    ...
  23. I will be there from 8:30 or so. Blat should...

    I will be there from 8:30 or so. Blat should start around ten-ish, and lunch maybe noon and after. See post #30!
  24. jeremyclark - Everything provided, at basic level...

    jeremyclark - Everything provided, at basic level (sausages w/rolls, mustard, ketchup, napkins, basic drinks, ice, etc.). If you want chips or desserts or salads or vegetables or the like, please...
  25. Any time after 8:30-ish. Blat should ideally get...

    Any time after 8:30-ish. Blat should ideally get started before 10:00 or so in order to return around a normal lunch time.

    Shoes optional, but recommended! :icon_friendly_wink:
  26. Just over three days left, so I'm guessing the...

    Just over three days left, so I'm guessing the final roster is about complete. Looks to be about twenty people. I was exhausted last year at day's end, and barely had time to speak to some of the...
  27. Thread: Monterey Car Week

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    I typically go to the Carmel concours on the...

    I typically go to the Carmel concours on the avenue, which was held today, but didn't make it this year, and won't be attending any of the events this year. Have fun, Ron!
  28. Just two weeks to go. Looks like it will be a...

    Just two weeks to go. Looks like it will be a small picnic this year, but that's okay. :icon_smile:
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    You're almost there, Van! When I was getting...

    You're almost there, Van!

    When I was getting mine together, I was advised to ditch the CSR water outlet and tube and replace it with the straight tube and two hoses set-up instead, due to the...
  30. Thread: Fluids, ewww....

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    SAE 75W90, API GL-4 (do NOT use GL-5!) EP90 DOT...

    SAE 75W90, API GL-4 (do NOT use GL-5!)
    EP90
    DOT 4 (do NOT use DOT 5!)

    I used Redline MT-90 in my 5-speed (their MTL is SAE 75W80, and MT-90 is SAE 75W90). Can't recall what I last used in...
  31. I used Akin's Auto Repair in San Jose to good...

    I used Akin's Auto Repair in San Jose to good effect, but that was in 2009. Kind of hard to find, in the back of an alley-like driveway off of Park Avenue, just west of the railroad underpass. Best...
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    :icon_smile: :icon_smile: :icon_smile:...

    :icon_smile: :icon_smile: :icon_smile: :icon_smile: :icon_smile: :icon_smile: :icon_smile: :icon_smile: :icon_smile: :icon_smile: :icon_smile: :icon_smile: :icon_smile: :icon_smile: :icon_smile:
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    Ron - If you need info on the spark plugs as...

    Ron - If you need info on the spark plugs as well, it has been covered pretty well here: Question for the duratec owners thread.
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    I found it there, easily. I just typed the word...

    I found it there, easily. I just typed the word "tube" into the search box at caterhamparts.co.uk and there were many DeDion tubes listed, for S3, SV, pre-1996, etc. If I had to guess, I'd say...
  35. Yes the drive is practical, as the Canepa...

    Yes the drive is practical, as the Canepa facility is only 17 miles from the park via the freeway, and maybe an hour's blat going the 'fun' way. A Canepa pre-visit was suggested last year, but I...
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    A simple Google images search for "Duratec valve...

    A simple Google images search for "Duratec valve cover" showed examples from 2005, 2006, 2007 with the bosses in place. I have no idea what year specifically the change was made, but easy enough to...
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    Driving on the wrong side will result in a...

    Driving on the wrong side will result in a citation for sure. I recommend not speeding at all if you decide to drive on the wrong side of the road.
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    Hi Mike, 1. Can't say, because as a resident,...

    Hi Mike,

    1. Can't say, because as a resident, I haven't ever needed non-resident insurance here. But many UK resident 7 drivers did just this during the 2005 How The West Was Driven tour of 7s,...
  39. Thread: Right on Geoff!

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    Gorgeous car, G-man. The correct (or at least...

    Gorgeous car, G-man. The correct (or at least correct looking) headlights really add to the look, IMHO. Sounds good, too. I've said before, great cars appeal to four out of the five senses. But...
  40. Thread: Right on Geoff!

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    Well done! Posted on BC.

    Well done! Posted on BC.
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    You "did everyone"?! I had to read this three...

    You "did everyone"?! I had to read this three times before I figured out that you overlooked adding the words "a favor". :)
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    I was thinking the same, so looked 'em up: GFS =...

    Please define gfs, ecmwf, and pva for us ignorant folk.

    Thanks

    Doug[/QUOTE]

    I was thinking the same, so looked 'em up:
    GFS = Global Forecasting System
    ECMWF = European Center for...
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    Seems like it would be a great trip, but one that...

    Seems like it would be a great trip, but one that I cannot make, unfortunately. Enjoy!
  44. 5th annual Nor Cal Sevens picnic and blat - 2016 August 27

    At the Peppertree picnic area in Vasona Park in Los Gatos, CA (same place as last year).

    Attendees:
    me
    GWise
    Michael Murphy
    Doug Liedblad
    jeremyclark
    jhamlinx2
    FerneyO
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    Welcome, Ron. I'm more towards the other end of...

    Welcome, Ron. I'm more towards the other end of the state, but those spring months are a great time to drive in SoCal.
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    I had one of those in my car once, but she saw my...

    I had one of those in my car once, but she saw my wedding ring and walked away. Sorry Greg, but I couldn't hold that one back.
  47. Thread: Avon CR500 tires

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    Are you sure about that size? 145 is quite a...

    Are you sure about that size? 145 is quite a slim tire!
    I suspect you meant 195/45-15. If so, Toyo has some good offerings like the RA1 in a 205/50-15, which has a UTQG tread life indicator of...
  48. FWIW, a photo of my 14-pin engine loom-to-vehicle...

    FWIW, a photo of my 14-pin engine loom-to-vehicle loom interface "gray plug" connector on the vehicle loom:

    http://i321.photobucket.com/albums/nn384/BBL-Sean/7%20Build%20Issues/IFcon-veh.jpg
  49. I think Karl's problem turned out to be his...

    I think Karl's problem turned out to be his mechanic putting the plug connectors in 4-3-2-1 onto the plugs 1-2-3-4. I believe any differences in the chassis looms is down to the year of manufacture...
  50. Loom: I would think either should work, as both...

    Loom:
    I would think either should work, as both are intended for the same three main interfaces: Duratec engine, Caterham main loom, and MBE ECU. I have the YD8048 only because Caterham had no...
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