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Forum: Parts Wanted 02-03-2018, 05:26 PM
Replies: 8
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Posted By Jon B
I have a brand new one in the package from SS,...

I have a brand new one in the package from SS, bought as a spare. $30 shipped?

-Jon
Forum: General Tiger Discussion 01-25-2018, 04:33 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 448
Posted By Jon B
Prototype for sale

https://bringatrailer.com/2018/01/25/early-shelby-built-prototype-1963-sunbeam-tiger/
Forum: Engine 12-21-2017, 12:02 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,291
Posted By Jon B
Thank you Warren and Bill for the information. ...

Thank you Warren and Bill for the information. Is there a list I can get on to purchase a set when they're available? Thanks and happy holidays!

-Jon
Forum: Suspension 12-08-2017, 09:11 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,083
Posted By Jon B
I haven't installed it yet, but it's a very...

I haven't installed it yet, but it's a very well-built piece. Looks great sitting on the floor of my garage!
Forum: Suspension 12-06-2017, 10:18 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,083
Posted By Jon B
For what it's worth, I paid $6205 for one of...

For what it's worth, I paid $6205 for one of Dale's front ends with QA1 coilovers and 12" Wilwood brakes.

-Jon
Forum: Engine/Engine Compartment 11-30-2017, 09:22 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 691
Posted By Jon B
I bought one of Bill Martin's (Rootes Group...

I bought one of Bill Martin's (Rootes Group Depot) reproduction brackets. High quality and indistinguishable from an original after you paint or powder coat it.
Forum: General Tiger Discussion 11-30-2017, 09:19 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 836
Posted By Jon B
I think photo 17 is attempting to show the decal,...

I think photo 17 is attempting to show the decal, but it's either badly out of focus or all the printing has been rubbed off.
Forum: General Tiger Discussion 11-26-2017, 11:33 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 657
Posted By Jon B
I just measured a reproduction I got from Sunbeam...

I just measured a reproduction I got from Sunbeam Specialties. It's for a Mark 1A and pebble-grain. It's 15&3/4" top to bottom with the top 1&1/4" folded over to make the sleeve for the metal strip...
Forum: General Tiger Discussion 11-03-2017, 09:04 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 545
Posted By Jon B
Rootes Archive Heritage Certificate

Hi all,

Has anyone obtained one of these? Tiger on Bring a Trailer (https://bringatrailer.com/listing/1967-sunbeam-tiger-4/) has one, I've never seen one before. The trust website has an order...
Forum: Parts Wanted 10-31-2017, 10:37 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 18,856
Posted By Jon B
I'm very interested. Let me know what I need to...

I'm very interested. Let me know what I need to do. Thanks Vince and Dan!

-Jon
Forum: Engine/Engine Compartment 09-07-2017, 09:57 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 329
Posted By Jon B
Hi Robert, My car has the smaller pulley and...

Hi Robert,

My car has the smaller pulley and had a Goodyear 15485 on it. I switched to an alternator and had to step down even further to a 47" belt.

-Jon
Forum: Suspension 09-04-2017, 09:40 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,805
Posted By Jon B
Tom Hall has boots that are durable and on par...

Tom Hall has boots that are durable and on par with the quality of the originals. His e-mail is modtiger@comcast.net

-Jon
Forum: General Tiger Discussion 08-04-2017, 08:54 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 822
Posted By Jon B
He edited the ad. There was no mention of...

He edited the ad. There was no mention of conversion when I posted the link.
Forum: General Tiger Discussion 08-03-2017, 01:38 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 822
Posted By Jon B
Another possible Alger

VIN given is B382001694LRXFE. Engine bay shot just happens to miss the tags. One interesting thing I noticed is holes for reverse lights.
...
Forum: General Tiger Discussion 07-13-2017, 01:11 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,101
Posted By Jon B
I hoped he would touch on it too, but he does in...

I hoped he would touch on it too, but he does in the interview/feature with Mike Michels: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fyqo03zmzZw

Sounds like it was in pretty rough shape, I wonder if it's...
Forum: Body 07-13-2017, 01:07 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 11,884
Posted By Jon B
Hi Warren, Great idea to get the mold,...

Hi Warren,

Great idea to get the mold, thanks for thinking of it. I'm interested in a glass set and happy to contribute to buying the mold and getting glass made. Thank you!

-Jon
Forum: General Tiger Discussion 07-13-2017, 08:34 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,101
Posted By Jon B
Hi Kevin, It's called "Victory Lane." ...

Hi Kevin,

It's called "Victory Lane." Should be on again next Wednesday. The appraisal segment is in the last ten minutes.

Brian, not sure on total length but around 7-8 minutes.

-Jon
Forum: General Tiger Discussion 07-12-2017, 07:08 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,101
Posted By Jon B
MK1A on Jay Leno's garage

Jay had Donald Osborne appraise the last MK1A built, owned and restored by Steve Hoffman. Here's a clip:...
Forum: Engine/Engine Compartment 07-07-2017, 08:49 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,098
Posted By Jon B
Hi all, I hope you don't mind my posing this...

Hi all,

I hope you don't mind my posing this question in this thread. With all the issues locating a decent-sized filter, has anyone given any thought to using a cartridge-type filter such as...
Forum: Body 06-04-2017, 08:05 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 534
Posted By Jon B
I bought a solid state unit from Moss Motors;...

I bought a solid state unit from Moss Motors; instructions show B to power source and I (probably the same as L) to the gauges. This is also how it's wired per the shop manual and wiring diagrams. ...
Forum: Body 05-12-2017, 09:05 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 812
Posted By Jon B
I haven't seen any reproductions, but there are a...

I haven't seen any reproductions, but there are a few originals on eBay at the moment.

-Jon
Forum: Body 05-01-2017, 10:37 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 741
Posted By Jon B
Hi Arnie, Yes, the pad Rick sells is one...

Hi Arnie,

Yes, the pad Rick sells is one piece with the foam attached. Some of the vinyl and foam has to be trimmed at the sides where the furflex piping attaches.

-Jon
Forum: Body 05-01-2017, 08:44 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 741
Posted By Jon B
Hi Arnie, I just put on my new dash pad...

Hi Arnie,

I just put on my new dash pad yesterday. You do have to remove the dash to get the entire pad off, and also remove a cardboard strip along with two vinyl-wrapped pieces that are riveted...
Forum: General Tiger Discussion 04-28-2017, 01:04 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,896
Posted By Jon B
Now on the Hemmings site with some great vintage...

Now on the Hemmings site with some great vintage shots: https://www.hemmings.com/classifieds/cars-for-sale/sunbeam/tiger/1943487.html
Forum: Body 02-27-2017, 11:17 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 11,884
Posted By Jon B
Thanks Warren. I'm interested in a set if the...

Thanks Warren. I'm interested in a set if the new owner is willing to do a run.

-Jon
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