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by Andy
Wed Mar 13, 2019 9:34 pm
Forum: Builds
Topic: Datsun 280ZX IMSA GTU replica race car build...
Replies: 196
Views: 77816

Re: Datsun 280ZX IMSA GTU replica race car build...

Personally, I would split the box, then tape the mating faces, block off the internal castings and use the mildest blasting media available. The split is the easiest part of gearbox disassembly, just leave the innards attached to the sandwich plate and remove from the equation. You can clear coat th...
by Andy
Tue Feb 26, 2019 2:12 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Up for auction this week
Replies: 3
Views: 138

Re: Up for auction this week

Still probably on the money if the drive-train and interior are ok. May have been a $70,000 car if un-marked.
by Andy
Sun Feb 24, 2019 8:58 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Up for auction this week
Replies: 3
Views: 138

Up for auction this week

https://m.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=2 ... &source=48

Any info on this car, looks like the conversion has some value, the body would cost more to fix than importing a shell from USA.
by Andy
Wed Jan 02, 2019 8:41 pm
Forum: ZClub Events
Topic: Z committee meeting - January 2019
Replies: 1
Views: 188

Z committee meeting - January 2019

Assume no committee meeting for January 2019
by Andy
Thu Dec 20, 2018 9:19 pm
Forum: Z33
Topic: 100 Octane
Replies: 6
Views: 279

Re: 100 Octane

Only you can answer that, it will be a price based thing, you probably wont notice a big difference in performance 98 to 100, all else being equal. My understanding is that generally in modern road cars with Lambda sensors etc that going up in octane won't harm your engine and may give it some bette...
by Andy
Tue Dec 18, 2018 9:07 pm
Forum: ZClub Events
Topic: CANCELLED Datsun Z Club Taupo Trackday celebrating 50 years of Z's
Replies: 13
Views: 1591

Re: Datsun Z Club Taupo Trackday celebrating 50 years of Z's

JB, Mike, you're both registered, thank you, need a few more to have a go at using the MSNZ system please.
by Andy
Tue Dec 11, 2018 9:57 am
Forum: About the Datsun Z Club
Topic: Contacts
Replies: 0
Views: 302

Contacts

Contact the Z Club Committee

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by Andy
Tue Dec 11, 2018 9:47 am
Forum: About the Datsun Z Club
Topic: A bit of History
Replies: 0
Views: 116

A bit of History

Established in 1981, the Datsun Z Club is the home club for Nissan/Datsun Fairlady Z series sports and G.T. cars, encompassing 240Z, 260Z, 280Z/ZX, 300ZX (1st and 2rd Generation), the 350Z and the new 370Z The Club owes its existence to a common interest in the Z-car, friendship, willingness of memb...
by Andy
Tue Dec 11, 2018 9:38 am
Forum: About the Datsun Z Club
Topic: Join the Club!
Replies: 0
Views: 131

Join the Club!

Join the Z Club Club membership costs between $10 and $60 per year depending on when you apply and if you intend to compete in motorsport events. If your partner or dependent wishes to join also, it can be as little as $10 for them. Go online application form to fill in an online application. Datsun...
by Andy
Mon Nov 19, 2018 9:04 pm
Forum: Builds
Topic: Red Zed Build Thread
Replies: 164
Views: 78225

Re: Red Zed Build Thread

Nice shots, good reading, innovation at it's best!
by Andy
Thu Nov 15, 2018 11:54 am
Forum: ZClub Events
Topic: Z Club - AGM 2018 - Saturday 17th November 2018
Replies: 6
Views: 1156

Go to https://zclub.nz/viewtopic.php?p=43998#43998 for financial statements to be approved at the AGM, please notify if you require a hard copy and I'll go outside and cut down another tree. :-)
by Andy
Fri Nov 09, 2018 5:43 pm
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: Wanted: Helmet for track days
Replies: 3
Views: 270

Hiya, This is the standard that MSNZ requires a helmet used in a MSNZ approved event to comply with http://manual.motorsport.org.nz/index.php/knowledgebase/36-2-01a-schedule-a-1/#a1-4. Comfort means a lot for a helmet so yer gotta try them on. Best not buy second hand unless the owner has hardly use...
by Andy
Mon Oct 29, 2018 2:18 pm
Forum: ZClub Events
Topic: CANCELLED Datsun Z Club Taupo Trackday celebrating 50 years of Z's
Replies: 13
Views: 1591

O.K. we have approval by MSNZ, as this is the first time we have used the MSNZ system for entries please provide some feedback regarding ease of use and particularly interested in feedback from entrants who are not car club members. Stay in Touch!
by Andy
Mon Oct 08, 2018 10:39 am
Forum: Builds
Topic: 240Z windscreens
Replies: 1
Views: 296

I replace screens regularly because of the stone chips and cracks, the Chinese screens we buy from Windscreens Direct are fine, always with an upper tint only. The service provided by their branch in Industry Road in Auckland has always been superb, with excellent quality control and overnight servi...
by Andy
Thu Oct 04, 2018 2:27 pm
Forum: ZClub Events
Topic: CANCELLED Datsun Z Club Taupo Trackday celebrating 50 years of Z's
Replies: 13
Views: 1591

EVENT CANCELLED This event boasts some of the best value track time you can buy, add in the included lunch and, for some, more prize value than your entry fee! When: Sunday 10th March 2019 Where: Track 3, Taupo Motorsport Park, Centennial Drive (off Broadlands Road, Taupo) What: As much track time ...