Author Archives: Mark

The Good Oil on Castor or Caster Measurement

The Austin’s suspension is somewhat lower than standard so the castor angle probably needed a tweek but how to measure it?  Initially I thought I would use some flat surface on the axle or the stub axles but are those … Continue reading

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Sevens Unite

My new year’s resolution of getting an Austin on the road by December is looking less likely as I didn’t realise the impact of cold weather on my productivity, never mind it will happen just not by December All the chassis … Continue reading

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Rust, Now in a Bucket

Plenty happening at the moment although as usual work is carried out serially not in parallel so it takes longer than it should or to put it more bluntly, I’m a bloke.  First off after the debacle of the Austin … Continue reading

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