My New Amc Moke Project -Desert Rat Sleeper
Posted 08 January 2017 - 03:56 PM
Think a good name for him will be Neo ( being the original/first amc cub to pass the IVA test)
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A kind of moke hummer
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Posted 24 January 2017 - 12:14 PM
I like it, Get it on the road quick! You don't want anyone in the same town as you driving a Mokealike first
Posted 08 February 2017 - 04:42 PM
One of the first jobs I need to do is put some new brake lines in.I want to declutter the engine bay and move away from the yellow label tandem cyinder and put a cleaner looking single master cylinder in. Can any one tell me what rear pressure reducer I would need. The one that I think I need are out of stock at mini spares http://www.minispare...px|Back to shop
Posted 08 February 2017 - 06:36 PM
I was looking for the original part. Out of interest, being lighter at the back would you put more braking power to the back or less?
get something like this
as I guess the rear is lighter than normal an you can also increase the braking if loaded.
Edited by HUBBA.HUBBA, 08 February 2017 - 06:37 PM.
Posted 08 February 2017 - 07:29 PM
The power comes from your foot. To much at the rear and you will spin.
Posted 08 February 2017 - 09:16 PM
Edited by HUBBA.HUBBA, 08 February 2017 - 09:16 PM.
Posted 12 April 2017 - 07:29 AM
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Bulk head sprayed ready to fit brakes and clutch hydraulics
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Sprayed up my shiny new wheels, now desert sand colour. (Slightly bigger than the black minilites) just the look I'm after now to buy 2 more rally tyes and get all 4 corners raised
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Edited by HUBBA.HUBBA, 12 April 2017 - 07:33 AM.
Posted 15 April 2017 - 03:06 PM
Forgot to buy a regulator valve. Also decided to get new rear mini fins
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I could not get over how thin the left hand brake disc was. I have never seen this much wear in my life.it was about 5mm thick!
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Edited by HUBBA.HUBBA, 15 April 2017 - 04:55 PM.
Posted 15 April 2017 - 03:29 PM
If the back's lighter the tyres have less friction so it's easier to lock up under braking. I'd go for an inertia brake valve, I think it's what Mokes had, vans certainly did, it adapts to load and braking effort better than a pressure sensing valve.
Will a Mini based Hummer be a Mummer?
Posted 23 April 2017 - 10:14 PM
Edited by HUBBA.HUBBA, 23 April 2017 - 10:14 PM.
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