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Re: Reversed into.

Postby Brit-Car-Nut » Wed 04.10.2017, 22:03

I sent you a PM with the price: $45.00 + $20.00 postage - If the 5 people actually buy. If not, the price is $45.00 + $100.00 divided by the number of buyers. Tax, Duty and VAT is always assessed when it gets into the UK, so, again, that amount would be divided by the actual number of buyers.
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Re: Reversed into.

Postby Kathryn » Wed 04.10.2017, 22:31

I'm still in if everyone else is.
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Re: Reversed into.

Postby simonbuk » Wed 04.10.2017, 22:35

Yes I'm still in as a group buy.

Tried replying to you but your not accepting PMs or something ?? Something's odd with your settings......
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Re: Reversed into.

Postby Brit-Car-Nut » Wed 04.10.2017, 23:57

I sent everyone the PM. I know Clemo and Saltire are also in, so it is just up to B_Land to chime in.

Simon, I did find a 5th set, so you are covered regardless.

I will send everyone a PM or email with the final prices and my PayPal ID once I hear from Bruce.
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Re: Reversed into.

Postby Brit-Car-Nut » Thu 05.10.2017, 00:02

simonbuk wrote:Yes I'm still in as a group buy.

Tried replying to you but your not accepting PMs or something ?? Something's odd with your settings......

Somehow, the setting got switched from yes to no for PMs. It is fixed now, but I get way too many PMs and my 200 PM limit fills up every few weeks and then PMs get held up without me knowing the quota is exceeded again.
Best to send me an email as I have unlimited storage and bandwidth.

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Re: Reversed into.

Postby clemo » Thu 05.10.2017, 09:55

Yes please . still want . Thank you
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Re: Reversed into.

Postby lotusflasherman » Thu 05.10.2017, 11:43

Think this guy needs a set too ..17" ET20 8.5J ... :lol:
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Re: Reversed into.

Postby B_land » Thu 05.10.2017, 17:56

Yes still would like the set, thanks
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Re: Reversed into.

Postby Brit-Car-Nut » Fri 06.10.2017, 00:44

Status:

1. Kathryn
2. Saltire
3. Clemo Paid
4. B_land Paid
5. SimonBUK Paid
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Re: Reversed into.

Postby Saltire » Fri 06.10.2017, 09:23

Brit-Car-Nut wrote:Status:

1. Kathryn
2. Saltire Paid
3. Clemo Paid
4. B_land Paid
5. SimonBUK Paid
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Re: Reversed into.

Postby Brit-Car-Nut » Fri 06.10.2017, 19:58

Status:

1. Kathryn Paid
2. Saltire Paid
3. Clemo Paid
4. B_land Paid
5. SimonBUK Paid

I will try to get the package out in tomorrow's mail run.
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Re: Reversed into.

Postby Saltire » Sat 07.10.2017, 19:42

Mudflaps despatched from North Carolina today. I will advise participants as soon as I hear about duty and VAT, and work out the split between the 5 of us. Then we'll agree how to distribute.

Watch this space!
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Re: Reversed into.

Postby theelanman » Mon 09.10.2017, 08:46

anyone remember the custom mud flaps?.....

viewtopic.php?f=30&t=9064&hilit=custom+mud+flaps

anyone want some.......

I can do a limited run........say £25 far a set...(2 fronts 2 rears)........and £10 of that will go to the LEC fund........
first 10 people get them

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Re: Reversed into.

Postby dapinky » Mon 09.10.2017, 09:23

back on page 3 dapinky wrote:
simonbuk wrote:So are there actually some specific Elan ones or do you try your best to find a pair to matches ?


Back in 2007 a group buy was organised to manufacture some specifically for our cars. they were laser cut from some sort of rubber material, and are about 3 or 4 mm thick. Simply bonded onto the inner lip of the wheelarch and extremely 'stealthy'. I have them on my car and they are not at all noticable - probably because of the colour and small external profile.

I believe that they were only ever made the once, but I presume that the drawings for them must be about somewhere. (If not, I still have a set in the garage which I never got round to fitting, so a set of templates could be made if someone had the time/skills/inclination) - before anyone asks, they are NOT for sale :D

See this thread


But glad that the patterns still exist, and the desire to get some made up :smt023
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Re: Reversed into.

Postby markv » Mon 09.10.2017, 13:27

theelanman wrote:anyone remember the custom mud flaps?.....

viewtopic.php?f=30&t=9064&hilit=custom+mud+flaps

anyone want some.......

I can do a limited run........say £25 far a set...(2 fronts 2 rears)........and £10 of that will go to the LEC fund........
first 10 people get them

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Re: Reversed into.

Postby clemo » Mon 09.10.2017, 15:44

Timing is everything. And as per usual I’m on the wrong side of it
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Re: Reversed into.

Postby Brit-Car-Nut » Mon 09.10.2017, 16:12

Just so the group DOESN'T feel ripped off, the Lotus version flaps are not just a flat piece of rubber to screw on your wing.

They are molded, reinforced and excessively over-engineered. They also come with the installation hardware and instructions as to where to place them and how to install them.
They have spacers molded in so you are not squeezing the rubber and a metal plate to better support them.

Visible side:
Front Flap -front.jpg


Hidden Against the Wing) side:
Front Flap -rear.jpg


Bottom Line: You gets what you pays for!

Extra note: The front and rear kits have the same flaps inside, but they have different mounting kits.

If anyone wants to buy the rear kits I have to put on their front wings, the FLAPS will fit the front but the install kit will not work for the fronts.

I can send a picture of the install kit parts with the flaps as well as a copy of the front installation instructions.
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Re: Reversed into.

Postby Kathryn » Mon 09.10.2017, 18:37

clemo wrote:Timing is everything. And as per usual I’m on the wrong side of it


I was looking at that thread, they look a bit small and flimsy and I wondered how effective they really were. I'll stick with the ones Lotus intended. I'd always rather get original parts where possible. :D
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Re: Reversed into.

Postby B_land » Mon 09.10.2017, 19:08

Kathryn wrote:
clemo wrote:Timing is everything. And as per usual I’m on the wrong side of it


I was looking at that thread, they look a bit small and flimsy and I wondered how effective they really were. I'll stick with the ones Lotus intended. I'd always rather get original parts where possible. :D


:agree:
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Re: Reversed into.

Postby clemo » Mon 09.10.2017, 22:12

I have a set of lotus originals on the red car i have for sale ..
was tempted to take them off and fit them to my S2 but when BCN came along with the answer of new ones i was very pleased .
And i am still very pleased . I know what we are getting and they are good solid pieces of kit .
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