Category Archives: Austin 7 Special

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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The Joy of the Weld

Our abbreviated Grand Tour of Europe is now complete so the Lambda is patiently waiting at Cars UK for an available berth back to Australia, she will not be required to work her passage having hauled us over Swiss alpine … Continue reading

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