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Dutton Kit Cars and their owners

Darren (Fl@pper) James
  • 46, Male
  • Cheltenham
  • United Kingdom

Darren (Fl@pper) James's Friends

  • Steve Kerswell
  • Daryl Heasman
  • Adrian Southgate

Darren (Fl@pper) James's Discussions

Engine/gearbox location.

Started this discussion. Last reply by Darren (Fl@pper) James May 7. 12 Replies

Anyone have pics of a b-type chassis with crossflow fitted ? All mounts and bulkhead bars been removed previous (think it was running a v8 some point) Seen a few random with motors up to the front…Continue

B type. Anti roll bar ?

Started this discussion. Last reply by Steve Kerswell Apr 28. 14 Replies

Anyone tried running the triumph suspension with an anti roll bar Front is easy enough to adapt just wondered if it’s worth adding But rear I would imagine might induce the tuck in hmmmmContinue

72 B type rebuild.

Started this discussion. Last reply by Darren (Fl@pper) James May 3. 13 Replies

started so I have to finish as they say on mastermind As collected not looking tooooo bad …Continue

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May 12
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Trial fit

"Looks ideal. Nice job that.  Can I ask what you are using for the ignition ? I did some research on the cam sensor weblink. And was thinking could utilise it with a Bosch type ignition module Vauxhall used em on cavalier 2 Astra 2 and a few…"
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"Lmao. Perfect. Love it. :)"
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"Nice grill idea."
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May 7
Darren (Fl@pper) James replied to Darren (Fl@pper) James's discussion Engine/gearbox location.
"Too man cheers. I’ll go hunting around the galleries.  Thanks for the the heads up and the roll bar tips. Just an idea while it was all apart seeing what if anything could be added to help. I’ve dropped the mx5 plan and thankful the…"
May 7
Tony replied to Darren (Fl@pper) James's discussion Engine/gearbox location.
"Darren, I am watching your project with interest. I think my Crossflow B type pics are still on here.  The rear face of the bellhousing sits about level with the front of the footwells.  As shown in my picture, the engine sat a bit…"
May 7
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May 6
Darren (Fl@pper) James commented on Brian (up north) Morris's photo
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"Scrub it in toilet descaler dry it off and wrap. Sorted. :)"
May 5
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May 4
Darren (Fl@pper) James replied to Darren (Fl@pper) James's discussion 72 B type rebuild.
"mx5 kit all gone on fleabay. Crossflow now stripped waiting parts.  All as standard and pretty clean motor. Never been apart by looks of it couplenof coked up oil n scraper rings and it’s a runner to be honest so all good :)"
May 3
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"1300 petrol/gas. LPG ?? like the look to be honest "
May 2
Darren (Fl@pper) James replied to Jay's discussion My dusty Sierra rebuild
"Congrats. :)"
May 2

Profile Information

Duttons owned
1972. B Type. In restoration
(The original car)
Engine Type and Transmission Type
Missing at present
Recently acquired xflow for rebuild
Post code
GL51 0RH

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At 10:43 on April 25, 2018, Steve Kerswell said…

No the blue one is settled, I'm thinking the red B type I'm building. Lost my way at present. So many things to do elsewhere.

At 10:41 on April 25, 2018, Steve Kerswell said…

always glad to help

At 21:01 on April 24, 2018, Daryl Heasman said…

What's missing , which rear end has it got Spitfire or Ford  

At 20:52 on April 24, 2018, Daryl Heasman said…

Put some pics  on Darren I cant read 

At 20:43 on April 24, 2018, Steve Kerswell said…

love that car, proper wheels as well ! I'm looking at steels for mine, just looking at present

At 17:47 on April 24, 2018, Steve Kerswell said…

Welcome fellow B type owner.

At 16:39 on April 24, 2018, Dave Taylor said…

Welcome Darren

 
 
 

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