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  1. Items Wanted - AUTO
    Hello all! Looking for a 38mm csp python for my 1776 (reasonable price of course). Based in Banbury Oxfordshire, have cash ready and waiting Many thanks! If I don’t reply on here drop me a message 07794960291
  2. JG54 Cal-Look/Performance/Racing Forum
    So my crankcase is now on the way out with extremely excessive end float, leaks in various places, and bodged oversize head studs, its ugly. I'm debating which route I should take with currently about £1000 to spend, but I can borrow a small amount. Here are my options: Keep my 1600 barrels &...
  3. Aircooled Mechanical Tech
    I want a 1776 at some point, I'm wondering what the power out put they can be. I know they vary so I don't really want any technical talk telling me about higher revs means its quicker or anything like that, just some good ol fashioned figures of what you've experienced bhp, 0-60, top end speed...
  4. Items Wanted - AUTO
    Hi, Anyone in the south east know of anyone looking to get shot of their engine? Looking for a complete running 1641 to 1840 engine - preferably as stock as possible. In Essex - willing to travel for the right one! Cheers Mark
  5. Aircooled Mechanical Tech
    Just wondering what bhp you can get out of a 1776 engine, and top end speed you can achieve
  6. Vehicles For Sale
    VW Karmann Ghia Coupe 1968 US version, FIVA certified Black Engine: 1776, Gene Berg crank, Gene Berg cam, 42 DCNF carbs, race trim manifolds , phat boy ceramic coated exhaust, Gene Berg 40X35 heads, Gene Berg flywheel, Gene Berg linkage, Kennedy stage1 etc etc Top restored, picture...
  7. Aircooled Mechanical Tech
    hi, im about to order some barrels and pistons for my engine build and have heads that are machined for 1835 but have read alot about them being thin walled and i plan on this engine lasting me a while so want 1776 to be on the safe side for the sake of 59cc... basically all im asking, is the...
  8. Aircooled Mechanical Tech
    The time is coming soon for a rebuild for my '79 bus. The engine is a 1600 twin-port "AD" code. Stock set up except for the 009 distributor which I should be changing to a 205K SVDA unit this week. The oil consumption is the main reason for the rebuild. So I figure a top-end rebuild is all...
  9. Items For Sale - AUTO
    Pedrinis - SOLD Scat Shifter - SOLD I have for sale two 040 cylinder heads cut for use with 90.5mm pistons and Weber IDF manifolds. These are in good condition and run well, I have taken them off as I have replaced them with larger CB items. £250 for both heads and IDF manifolds Also for sale...
  10. Chat/Discussion
    Where do you guys think is a good place to buy from.live in Norway so am trying to weigh up what is best? Anyone got any good recomendations?thanx
  11. Items For Sale - AUTO
    **** SOLD **** Spec as follows.. - Later AS41 case with the larger oil gallies and threaded mount points so suitable for a bay as well as split or bug. - Heads have bigger valves (39mm Inlet 32mm Exhaust) - 90.5 Mahle pistons and barrels - total seal piston rings - 110 Cam - double thrust cam...
  12. Items Wanted - AUTO
    as it says really... for street use and commuting so nothing too wild and its just a longblock needed but any additinal bits attached welcome (tin, clutch etc ;) ). let me know what you have, where you are and of course how much you are after! cheers j
  13. Items Wanted - AUTO
    After a newish 1776 engine turnkey might go for brand new if anyone could recomend having one built. going into split screen van just fitting irs kit. money waiting keen to sort one out. also after stainless steel bumbers with overiders cheers Adam
  14. Vehicles For Sale
    **PRICE DROP** 1963 US Spec Splitscreen Panel Bus - 1776cc *** PRICE DROP! SEE BELOW. *** I'm reluctantly selling my 1963 (small rear window) LHD Splitscreen panel van as I've recently been made redundant and could do with some savings! I've owned her since she was imported from Arizona in...
  15. Aircooled Mechanical Tech
    hey all.. I have asked this before but can't now find the answer.. Can someone let me know what jets are normally used on a 1776/110 engle cam/pair of ict34's... I currently have:- 55 idles 140 mains cant remember what emulsion tubes (think they are what would be in a 1600) I'm sure there...
  16. Aircooled Mechanical Tech
    Decided I fancy building myself an engine from scratch, so thought a photo documentation of it might be helpful to others at some point and hopefully those who know what they are doing won't mind casting an eye over it and pointing out my mistakes. Have done plenty of top end rebuilds however...
  17. Aircooled Mechanical Tech
    What is the best dizzy to use with a 1776cc? I am going to buy a pertronix ignition kit. Can I stick with a vac advance on a 1776 or do I have to go 009? What are peoples views on the pertronix dizzys? Thanks, Adrian
  18. Readers Rides
    Picked this up about 18 months ago as a project, and set about giving it the german look treatment - though my student finances were not up to the job last summer and i needed a car for work, so i ended up just getting the car on the road... heres what i ended up with by bugjam Quite a...
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