“1147cc”

209542_10150166273196395_6076038_oTriumph Restorations

Restore Triumph sports cars from the frame up and drive the hell out of them on a daily basis.

 (Im currently updating to a new site so please check back often.  Thanks)

  • Ironic: When you can't remove the cap of your tube of Loctite.

  • Painted some 4 fenders and super cleaned my favorite SATAjet today.

  • 1147cc added 14 new photos to the album: 1964 TR4.

    Another TR4 to be restored

    Another TR4 to be restored

  • I can see the light...

    I can see the light...

  • Just noticed the Haynes TR6 repair manual has the flywheel torque spec wrong. They say torque to 46 .lbs... that's not enough for 7/16x20 bolts which should be about double that.

  • 1147cc added 2 new photos.

    I'm making another small production run of TR4-6 Light Bars.
    email me if you want one.

    I'm making another small production run of TR4-6 Light Bars.
email me if you want one.

  • ARP Flywheel bolts are too long with the rubber rear oil seal.

    Here is a rebuilt TR4 engine with the new double rear crank seal; with both the old scroll & new rubber seal with the use of ARP flywheel bolts. There is an ...

    Here is a rebuilt TR4 engine with the new double rear crank seal; with both the old scroll & new rubber seal with the use of ARP flywheel bolts. There is an ...

  • New Time Lapse video in the shop.

    Triumph TR4 time lapse painting of the body in white. Music: Breaking Benjamin - Failure https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fVIh1MFWDVw

    Triumph TR4 time lapse painting of the body in white. Music: Breaking Benjamin - Failure https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fVIh1MFWDVw

  • TR4 body fully primed in Epoxy!

    TR4 body fully primed in Epoxy!

  • Memorial Day Sale!
    20% Off my Handmade 18G COLD rolled steel floor repairs!

    Memorial Day Sale! 
20% Off my Handmade 18G COLD rolled steel floor repairs!

  • Made myself a nice Honda S2000 Office Chair! :D

    Made myself a nice Honda S2000 Office Chair!  :D

  • reminiscent of WW2 Doug ur profile photo- 2 spitfires lurking in the grass to ambush a freight train :)

  • 1147cc added 4 new photos.

    Mad MkV with Blood Bag!

    Mad MkV with Blood Bag!

  • 1147cc added 4 new photos.

    Body braced and removed...

    Body braced and removed...

  • Working on the '50 Jaguar MkV DHC this week.

    Working on the '50 Jaguar MkV DHC this week.

  • This is a new DPO low!
    I was cleaning up an old diff case which I found a small patch of old flaky paint which I scraped off when a Large Patch of Bondo fell off... revealing a large HOLE in the case!
    Who in the hell would Patch a Hole in a differential with BONDO!?!?!?!

    This is a new DPO low!
I was cleaning up an old diff case which I found a small patch of old flaky paint which I scraped off when a Large Patch of Bondo fell off... revealing a large HOLE in the case!
Who in the hell would Patch a Hole in a differential with BONDO!?!?!?!

  • 1147cc in Westminster, South Carolina.

    More front floor pans going out....

    More front floor pans going out....

  • 1147cc added 4 new photos.

    Epoxy prime.... Done!

    Epoxy prime.... Done!

  • About to epoxy prime the bottom half of a Herald and a TR4 bonnet.

  • Got a great messages from my customer today....
    "Just got in. Great event. Got FIRST in Class. Got the Carolina British Classic "Best Engine Bay" of the event AND Best In Show of every entry! What a car. 😇"

  • Its a little strange having some MG Y-Type body parts in the shop today... they look like 1/2 scale versions of the MkV Jag.

  • 1147cc added 2 new photos.

    Really cool to see one of my local customers continue to drive his TR6 on a regular basis and turn 100k miles.

    Really cool to see one of my local customers continue to drive his TR6 on a regular basis and turn 100k miles.

  • 1147cc in Westminster, South Carolina.

    My New GT6 badge design!

    My New GT6 badge design!

  • 1147cc added 3 new photos to the album: CADs.

    Some CADs for new Triumph Parts

    Some CADs for new Triumph Parts

  • 1147cc added 3 new photos to the album: CADs.

    Some CADs for new Triumph Parts

    Some CADs for new Triumph Parts

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