Slightly later start today, due to catching up with Carl and it being my birthday. One of my presents was a Dremel multitool, which would come in very handy later on. My sister also made me a fantastic Caterham cake… Continue reading Build Session #17 Boot Trim
I managed to sort the handbrake.
Hadn’t wound the cable back anywhere near enough!!
I’m not sure this can be really called a build session, as it was only about half an hour’s tinkering. Since receiving Derek’s email that the handbrake cable is not SV-specific, I have been trying to work out what we are missing. Continue reading Build Session #16 Handbrake
We only had one day’s work planned this weekend, but as the missing damper unit bolts had now arrived we were aiming to complete the rear suspension as a minimum. Continue reading Build Session #15 Finishing the rear
Carl was working in Leicestershire so called in to Caterham Midlands to do a bit of visual research as to how the cables and pipes are organised under the bonnet of a factory built car. Continue reading Recce Visit to Caterham Midlands
I will get the correct cable sent out. In the factory we no longer fit under seat carpet.
Kind regards Continue reading Email #9
The internet is a wonderful help when building a Caterham. The number of blogs and forums provide a mine of useful information. One of the downsides, however Continue reading Build Session #14 – To the inside
We began today by drawing up a list of the outstanding jobs we had left unfinished during the build so far. Surprisingly the list was quite long. Continue reading Build Session #13 – Fixing the rear
Once my head had cleared from the previous evening we returned to the workshop to do a couple more hours before Carl left. Having discussed our options over breakfast we had decided to continue with a trial fit of the rear suspension to ensure we had no other shortages.