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  Topic: Clockwork Orange - Build story - 1960 Ute
Kustombruce

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PostForum: My Morry   Posted: Wed Sep 26, 2018 9:27 pm   Subject: Clockwork Orange - Build story - 1960 Ute
Fire wall:
- 90mm added to the top to give room for heater
- bottom of firewall set on top of seam of bulk head for smooth finish
- Battery box removed
- bulk head recessed for more engine clearan ...
  Topic: Clockwork Orange - Build story - 1960 Ute
Kustombruce

Replies: 9
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PostForum: My Morry   Posted: Wed Sep 26, 2018 9:13 pm   Subject: Clockwork Orange - Build story - 1960 Ute
Roof pod:
Fiberglass over timber and cloth
https://farm2.staticflickr.com/1914/44825987542_ca9523cc74.jpg

Clockwork Orange design air brushed and clear coated
https://farm2.staticflickr.com/1906 ...
  Topic: Clockwork Orange - Build story - 1960 Ute
Kustombruce

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PostForum: My Morry   Posted: Wed Sep 26, 2018 9:05 pm   Subject: Clockwork Orange - Build story - 1960 Ute
Dash changes
Switches removed and speedo dropped down
https://farm2.staticflickr.com/1973/44876256861_0d69e7e29a.jpg

https://farm2.staticflickr.com/1916/44876256791_3728aedd79.jpg

https://farm ...
  Topic: Clockwork Orange - Build story - 1960 Ute
Kustombruce

Replies: 9
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PostForum: My Morry   Posted: Mon Sep 24, 2018 12:16 pm   Subject: Clockwork Orange - Build story - 1960 Ute
Thanks Frosty

https://farm2.staticflickr.com/1951/43064613260_6d51c2ba0c_c.jpg[url=https://flic.kr/p/28Btpb5]DSC05594 by [url=https://www.flickr.com/photos/164798203@N04/]Bruce Perry, on Flickr
  Topic: Clockwork Orange - Build story - 1960 Ute
Kustombruce

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PostForum: My Morry   Posted: Mon Sep 24, 2018 12:14 pm   Subject: Clockwork Orange - Build story - 1960 Ute
So I hope over the next few days I can upload some photos and story of Clockwork Orange.
The build has taken 18 years but we are only a few days away from getting full rego.

Clockwork Orange won t ...
  Topic: Clockwork Orange -chopped top ute
Kustombruce

Replies: 119
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PostForum: My Morry   Posted: Tue Nov 20, 2012 8:52 pm   Subject: Clockwork Orange -chopped top ute
Long time no post, so time for a quick update, for months I have not liked the look of the rear guards on the tray, so after doing some searching I have found a set of guards with more of a radius on ...
  Topic: Clockwork Orange -chopped top ute
Kustombruce

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PostForum: My Morry   Posted: Thu Jan 26, 2012 9:20 pm   Subject: Clockwork Orange -chopped top ute
Thanks Graham
I hope to get the grill bars mounted to the grill shell this weekend then I can get it all back on the Ute, It will mean a few less things laying around, plus it set the front up so I c ...
  Topic: Clockwork Orange -chopped top ute
Kustombruce

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PostForum: My Morry   Posted: Thu Jan 26, 2012 7:07 pm   Subject: Clockwork Orange -chopped top ute
WOW, Six months since I have done any major work on the Ute (too much time playing with my race car) Rear window is now in permanently, Grill bars painted.

http://www.canberrarodandkustomklub.org/i ...
  Topic: The Blackadder id - please help!
Kustombruce

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PostForum: My Morry   Posted: Fri Jan 06, 2012 4:57 pm   Subject: The Blackadder id - please help!
Clive is the engine number you quoted on the ID tag or on the engine in the car?

as body number is looking 1958 not mid to late 1956

Bruce
  Topic: The Blackadder id - please help!
Kustombruce

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PostForum: My Morry   Posted: Thu Jan 05, 2012 9:47 pm   Subject: The Blackadder id - please help!
Car one:
F Morris minor Car (sedan, convertible, Traveller)
A 4 door Sedan
5 CKD RHD
1 Synthetic

5 - Unknown prefix (but lots of cars had either P,A,5,H5,6,7,8,9)

Engine is an early ...
  Topic: Clockwork Orange -chopped top ute
Kustombruce

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PostForum: My Morry   Posted: Mon Dec 26, 2011 7:06 am   Subject: Clockwork Orange -chopped top ute
Thanks Russ
I have been doing other things for the last 6 months, but hope to get back working on the Ute this week, still a lot to do.

Bruce
  Topic: oliver-morrisminor's, MORRIS MINORS
Kustombruce

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PostForum: My Morry   Posted: Fri Dec 02, 2011 6:22 am   Subject: oliver-morrisminor's, MORRIS MINORS
Yep, 10 and a half years so far on my Ute 'Clockwork' I have periods of not touching it and periods of non stop work on it. When playing with it stops being fun, I find something else to do, then I co ...
  Topic: Clockwork Orange -chopped top ute
Kustombruce

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PostForum: My Morry   Posted: Tue Nov 15, 2011 9:05 pm   Subject: Clockwork Orange -chopped top ute
If you want to go bags look at putting Holden Gemini front and rear ends under your Morrie. Rear would need to be a 4 bar set up and the front has room for the bags. For bags to look the best you woul ...
  Topic: Clockwork Orange -chopped top ute
Kustombruce

Replies: 119
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PostForum: My Morry   Posted: Mon Nov 14, 2011 9:11 pm   Subject: Clockwork Orange -chopped top ute
Roof has been whacked 100 mm.

Stereo install is always fun, just take your time in setting it all up.

for the full story on the build go to
http://www.canberrarodandkustomklub.org/Car_Morris_%2 ...
  Topic: Marques in the Park - 13 November 2011
Kustombruce

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PostForum: Club Events   Posted: Mon Nov 07, 2011 5:42 pm   Subject: Marques in the Park - 13 November 2011
13 NOVEMBER 2011 - SUNDAY

JOHN KNIGHT PARK, BELCONNEN, ACT

Event Details:

9.00 10.00 set up under the shade of the trees at John Knight Park in Belconnen

10:00 3:00 Kick back and rela ...
  Topic: Clockwork Orange -chopped top ute
Kustombruce

Replies: 119
Views: 68443

PostForum: My Morry   Posted: Fri Oct 07, 2011 6:30 am   Subject: Clockwork Orange -chopped top ute
In Canberra and most states it looks like the issue is with the weight of the trailer = GVM of over 9 tonne.

I would talk to a few companies who sell 5th wheel caravans and/or horse floats to see w ...
  Topic: Mazzy
Kustombruce

Replies: 110
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PostForum: My Morry   Posted: Wed Oct 05, 2011 5:40 pm   Subject: Mazzy
Kel
you wont get a Morris Minor on hot rod rego, full stop
spend some time reading VSB 14 it is the bible for modified vehicles.

If you want to build a hot rod build a pre 48 vehicle, if not you ...
  Topic: 63 minor ute
Kustombruce

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PostForum: My Morry   Posted: Tue Sep 13, 2011 9:12 pm   Subject: 63 minor ute
It's about as late as they come for local LCV's.

Looks like your parts came out of the pars bin as a June LCV I have details on has a later build number than yours 159455.

Bruce
  Topic: New beginning for my '52 Series II Convertable
Kustombruce

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PostForum: My Morry   Posted: Tue Sep 13, 2011 7:08 am   Subject: New beginning for my '52 Series II Convertable
I have purchased a lot from Bull Motif, never had a problem, they are good for door rubbers and wind lacing and chrome parts (boot & bonnet hinges, grill bits, badges ETC)

For most of your mec ...
  Topic: New beginning for my '52 Series II Convertable
Kustombruce

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PostForum: My Morry   Posted: Mon Sep 12, 2011 5:58 pm   Subject: New beginning for my '52 Series II Convertable
Greg
Takes me back to when I started on my SII convertible many years ago.

Some things to think about.

Put the doors back on and get the gaps right then brace the body to stop it moving when yo ...
  Topic: Clockwork Orange -chopped top ute
Kustombruce

Replies: 119
Views: 68443

PostForum: My Morry   Posted: Sun Jun 26, 2011 8:59 pm   Subject: Clockwork Orange -chopped top ute
Got the windscreen fitted, it was one of my biggest fears due to it being cut down.
All went well, took a lot of effort to get the chrome strip in place, but I'm happy with the outcome.

Passenger ...
  Topic: Clockwork Orange -chopped top ute
Kustombruce

Replies: 119
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PostForum: My Morry   Posted: Thu Jun 02, 2011 5:56 pm   Subject: Clockwork Orange -chopped top ute
getting there, colour sanding the clear coat and fitting a few things up like the door sills, door popper solenoids, windscreen wipers. Just not enough energy to get out in the shed after work and put ...
  Topic: Clockwork Orange -chopped top ute
Kustombruce

Replies: 119
Views: 68443

PostForum: My Morry   Posted: Sun May 22, 2011 6:17 pm   Subject: Clockwork Orange -chopped top ute
Everything done as planed, just started on the re assembly of the doors.

the biggest issue was always the silver paint, it is the hardest colour to paint and the system I was going to use was going ...
  Topic: Clockwork Orange -chopped top ute
Kustombruce

Replies: 119
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PostForum: My Morry   Posted: Sat May 21, 2011 5:54 pm   Subject: Clockwork Orange -chopped top ute
we have progress, Silver called Spark-Al, it's not as dark as I was hoping, but still looks good.

http://www.canberrarodandkustomklub.org/images/mm%20paint%203.JPG

http://www.canberrarodandkusto ...
  Topic: Clockwork Orange -chopped top ute
Kustombruce

Replies: 119
Views: 68443

PostForum: My Morry   Posted: Sat May 21, 2011 11:06 am   Subject: Clockwork Orange -chopped top ute
Coffee break half way through sanding back and masking up.

It was going to be orange but couldn't find the colour I wanted so it will be silver with orange bits and pieces and depending on how it l ...
 
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