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Forum: TU XXXIX May 2018, Santa Maria 01-17-2018, 01:38 PM
Replies: 12
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Posted By CLIFF_MK1
I entered my Tiger in the Modified concours at TU...

I entered my Tiger in the Modified concours at TU in Sacramento this past June, my first experience with a Tiger event. These guidelines are very helpful. The judges did a great job. My only...
Forum: General Tiger Discussion 01-12-2018, 06:04 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 363
Posted By CLIFF_MK1
The wire wheels on a Tiger is very interesting. ...

The wire wheels on a Tiger is very interesting. Wonder what the hose from the passenger side radiator goes to? Somebody spent some time on the dash with the Tiger head and built in radio. Cliff
Forum: Parts for Sale 12-22-2017, 09:42 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 681
Posted By CLIFF_MK1
The usefullness of the total engine or separate...

The usefullness of the total engine or separate parts depends on the dates on the parts derived from the casting numbers. For example my MK1 was built in October of 1964. So, the matching numbers of...
Forum: General Tiger Discussion 12-13-2017, 10:10 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 712
Posted By CLIFF_MK1
Warren, Thanks for sharing this info. I have been...

Warren, Thanks for sharing this info. I have been looking for a set of knobs for a year. It's great that CAT will have them. Cliff
Forum: Suspension 12-08-2017, 04:30 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 906
Posted By CLIFF_MK1
I have the same setup. With the 12" rotors you...

I have the same setup. With the 12" rotors you have to go with 16" wheels. If you want 15" wheels go with 11" rotors. Also, it's hard to find wheels with the needed back space since the front end...
Forum: General Tiger Discussion 11-30-2017, 08:15 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 711
Posted By CLIFF_MK1
It has some unusual features for a Tiger such as...

It has some unusual features for a Tiger such as battery location, dash, air cleaner, Ford 9" rear. Things you might do might you're creating something that's different. Price is not bad if it's a...
Forum: General Tiger Discussion 11-29-2017, 03:59 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 711
Posted By CLIFF_MK1
New Mexico Tiger for sale

https://albuquerque.craigslist.org/cto/6386816371.html

FYI, Iam not adffiliated with the car, Cliff
Forum: General Tiger Discussion 11-26-2017, 10:00 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 561
Posted By CLIFF_MK1
Here are pictures and measurements of my top...

Here are pictures and measurements of my top container (bag, drape). These measurements are approximations since it's hard to get an accurate measurement when it's installed. The 7" is of the...
Forum: General Tiger Discussion 11-24-2017, 07:59 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 561
Posted By CLIFF_MK1
Do you still need this info? I could do some...

Do you still need this info? I could do some rough measurements and a couple of pictures. My bag is attached with screws but may not be stock. Cliff
Forum: Engine 11-21-2017, 07:01 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 476
Posted By CLIFF_MK1
Not sure about the Edelbrock pump or if it's...

Not sure about the Edelbrock pump or if it's necessary. The speed of the water thru the engine and radiator is not an issue with cooling, but I am not familiar with the Edelbrock pump. I installed...
Forum: Your Tigers Story 11-21-2017, 06:42 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,437
Posted By CLIFF_MK1
Great picture with, I assume you driving, in the...

Great picture with, I assume you driving, in the Tiger. Looking forward to seeing you in the finished car. Cliff
Forum: Brakes, Wheels and Tires 11-15-2017, 01:50 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 690
Posted By CLIFF_MK1
My hub and disk are 12" with 5 lugs. The caliper...

My hub and disk are 12" with 5 lugs. The caliper just fits inside the 16" wheel. Dale offers disks from 15.5 up to 13." The 13" my require a 17" wheel as it likely woun't fit my 16" wheel. Cliff
Forum: Body 11-15-2017, 01:25 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 156
Posted By CLIFF_MK1
Well. OK, how do you follow that?? I called SS...

Well. OK, how do you follow that?? I called SS and they said to photo the bottom of the seat and they would take a look. They said that the hooks supplied with their straps are slightly longer than...
Forum: Body 11-14-2017, 10:28 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 156
Posted By CLIFF_MK1
Seat Straps

When I had my seats upholstered using SS kit, I purchased the rubber straps which are used on MK1 seats. Several of the straps have split (not at the ends with the hook). The seats have been used...
Forum: Brakes, Wheels and Tires 11-13-2017, 12:09 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 690
Posted By CLIFF_MK1
Michael, let me check my paperwork and take a...

Michael, let me check my paperwork and take a look at the car to be specific about the details. Cliff
Forum: Brakes, Wheels and Tires 11-09-2017, 07:28 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 690
Posted By CLIFF_MK1
Well, another "stinkin opinion." I have built my...

Well, another "stinkin opinion." I have built my Tiger to be a "Modified" Tiger, which to me means keeping the best part of then Tiger and modifying the parts that are not so good. I've got 16"...
Forum: Body 10-14-2017, 06:22 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 848
Posted By CLIFF_MK1
Maybe these will help. Cliff

Maybe these will help. Cliff
Forum: Parts for Sale 10-14-2017, 06:04 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 883
Posted By CLIFF_MK1
Here's what I did to ship my front end. I made...

Here's what I did to ship my front end. I made it higher than was necessary, then enclosed it. Shipped it Central Freight at about $200 from New Mexico to Los Angeles. No complaints. Cliff
Forum: Engine 10-09-2017, 12:25 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,399
Posted By CLIFF_MK1
Plus & Minus

So, the advantages appear to be initial self tuning, quick start and clean with no gas in carb bowl and no smell. May be more efficient so better milage, and possibly improved performance low and...
Forum: Engine 09-27-2017, 03:25 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,819
Posted By CLIFF_MK1
Update

The Powermaster installed easily with a shim on one of the mounting bolts. One of the things I like about it is you can use the original generator mount which is nice looking. Haven't put a lot...
Forum: Engine/Engine Compartment 08-07-2017, 02:44 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,387
Posted By CLIFF_MK1
It's a Griffin Thermal Products radiator, ordered...

It's a Griffin Thermal Products radiator, ordered for you by Summit. Comes with warranty from Griffin. Sold by Summit but not at a typical "low" Summit price. When I ordered mine, they said it was...
Forum: Your Tigers Story 08-05-2017, 06:55 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,952
Posted By CLIFF_MK1
Thanks, John. That's reassuring, and what I...

Thanks, John. That's reassuring, and what I thought it would be when I planned the install. It's an unusual flywheel, bellhousing and clutch combination for a Tiger. Back in the early 80's I had a...
Forum: Your Tigers Story 08-05-2017, 09:37 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,952
Posted By CLIFF_MK1
Reason I asked is I have a 11" Centerforce II...

Reason I asked is I have a 11" Centerforce II with a Top loader and stock hydraulic clutch setup, and the clutch it has a very hard pedal push. I wandered if the Ram setup would be any lighter. Cliff
Forum: Your Tigers Story 08-02-2017, 03:20 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,952
Posted By CLIFF_MK1
What trans and clutch are you using. Are you...

What trans and clutch are you using. Are you using the stock hydraulic clutch linkage, and how is the clutch pedal pressure (ie, hard , soft?). Cliff
Forum: Your Tigers Story 08-02-2017, 03:01 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 788
Posted By CLIFF_MK1
I like the looks of the early Tigers. That's an...

I like the looks of the early Tigers. That's an early VIN #, are you sure it doesn't have a 1964 build date? Cliff
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