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KEEPING IT COOL

Thermo-Tec’s customisable Acoustical and Heat Control Mats keep radiant heat and excessive noise to a minimum and can be trimmed to fit almost any space in your vehicle’s interior.

These 0.063in-thick mats block excess engine and road noise for a better driving experience. Each sheet contains polyethene film and a foil surface that will buffer radiant heat up to 2000 degrees F and direct temperatures up to 300 degrees F.

The high-temperature adhesive backing makes it easy to conform the mat to floorboards, firewalls, or doors,  just apply a heat gun and trim edges for a contoured, custom fit.

Available Sizes

HEY! A SPYDER I’M NOT AFRAID OF – RESULT!

Great to see Spyders Inc taking a much more pro-active attitude to their excellent 718 RSK replica and the latest example, not only stars on the front cover of the May/June issue of TKC Mag, will be gracing our stand at Stoneleigh this weekend – Hall 1, stand 66.

Spyders Inc boss, Rob Lindsay has teamed up with ex-Renault F1 man, Craig Hurran and have gone full-time on the project, which is fully deserving of such attention as closer inspection of the powder blue example pictured here reveals.

Rob launched the next chapter of Spyders Inc at Race Retro in February and More >

BONDING. JAMES BOND(ING) – SORRY!

I’m a big fan of the products sold by E-Teck, a broad range of stuff that is absolutely ideal for kitcar enthusiasts, either on the car or around the home.

Take their MS55 Professional Adhesive & Car Body Seam Sealer. I’ve been using it on our RPX and Abster projects and also to seal a bit of plywood boxing-in I was doing in our kitchen!

A professional-grade adhesive that is high-strength and extremely flexible, meaning that is spot-on for when fitting a car body to a chassis. Strong enough to stick fast, but with enough flex to ensure it stays stuck.

It dries More >

PUMPING FUEL IS AEROFLOW’S AIM

Aeroflow Performance manufactures a range of externally mounted electric fuel pumps designed for use on carburettor-equipped engines. The pumps are available with three different pressure and flow rates to suit most applications.

RED Pump – The Aeroflow RED Fuel Pump has a maximum delivery pressure of 7-PSI and a maximum flow rate of 97 Gallons Per Hour. Compatible with petrol only and so not suitable for use with methanol or alcohol fuels but it is ideal for mildly modified engines.

BLUE Pump – The Aeroflow BLUE Fuel Pump has a maximum delivery pressure of 14-PSI and a maximum flow rate of 110 More >

GET WASHED WITH MACHINE MART

New from Machine Mart are these new Jet pressure washers available in three variants:

JET 7500

Motor power 1600W

Max. Pump Pressure 2030psi/140bar

Water flow 400ltr/hr

Hose Length 5m

Weight 14.65kg

Wheel mounted

Only £149.99 inc VAT

JET 8500

Powerful 2100W motor

Max. Pump Pressure 2610psi/180bar

Water flow 420ltr/hr

Hose Length 5m

Weight 19.15kg

Steel lance

Large 160mm spoked wheels for easy manoeuvrability

Only £179.98 inc VAT

JET 9500

Powerful 2400W motor

Max. Pump Pressure 2900psi/200bar

Water Flow 420ltr/hr

Hose Length 8m

Weight 21.6kg

Steel lance

Large 160mm spoked wheels for easy manoeuvrability

Only £215.98 inc VAT

More information available from www.machinemart.co.uk ENDS.

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MOTHERS KNOW BEST!

 

New from Summit Racing is the Mothers Speed Car Care range of products, one of America’s leading brands.

The comprehensive line up of Speed products keeps all your surfaces – plastics, paint, carpets, and even chrome –  in pristine condition.

The range features –

Speed Clay 2.0

Don’t let the name fool you. Speed Clay 2.0 is comprised of a rubber polymer with a built-in ergonomic handgrip for better control when your hands are wet. It works quickly to remove water spots, dust, tree sap, bird droppings, light oxidation, paint overspray, brake dust, and other contaminants embedded in your paint. Speed Clay stops deterioration More >

PUT FLEX IN YOUR BOOM!

Boom Mat’s regular aluminium damping material has long been used to reduce vibration and noise while providing insulation to protect against extreme heat and cold.

Now, meet Boom Mat Flex, a material that is pliable enough to be used anywhere in a vehicle, even in the most challenging areas such as those with tight curves. Unlike Boom Mat Aluminium, Boom Mat Flex easily conforms to odd shapes and tighter bends making it ideal to use inside wheel wells, mudguards or around tubing and pipes.

This new flexible peel and stick damping material are available in packs of two, four or ten.

Each section More >

CLUTCHING AT TRIUMPHS

Fidanza Performance has announced that it has reintroduced its range of lightweight aluminium flywheels for classic Triumphs.

The range includes……… Spitfire 1967-1972 – 1300cc engine Spitfire 1975-1980 – 1500cc engine TR4 1961-1965 – will also fit TR2 & TR3 if TR4 starter is used TR4A 1965-1967 TR6 1971-1975 – 2.5-litre engine

Fidanza lightweight flywheels offer… • Faster throttle response and quicker acceleration • Additional horsepower to the wheels by reducing parasitic losses due to flywheel weight • Smoother, faster gear shifting • Easier braking, better slowing due to reduced rotational mass • Reduced clutch wear and improved efficiency from better heat dissipation More >

LIGHT? JUST RING

Ring Automotive has created a range of four LED inspection torches that give exceptional light output without the bulk of an inspection lamp. They are specifically designed to withstand tough workshop conditions – perfect for automotive professionals and car enthusiasts.

Complementing Ring’s award-winning range of inspection lamps, the four Zoom Inspection Torches are made from high quality, durable aluminium – lightweight and able to withstand knocks and drops in a tough environment.

Product Manager, Jim Gross said: “We have developed a range of small, lightweight torches to light-up even the darkest areas of an engine bay. Being smaller and lighter means torches More >

SPRING CLEANING TIME

Just in time for the new season, this very neat car wash kit from Gunson (part number 77150), contains everything you need to keep your cherished car looking its best.

The kit includes a handy folding bucket, a car washing mitt, large sponge (includes a ribbed area for easy insect removal), a wheel brush, a microfibre cloth and a window squeegee cleaner. With everything stowing neatly in the compact carrying case, the kit is ideal when travelling to a car show, and is also very useful for the caravan or boat owner.

An ideal gift for the classic car owner or anyone More >

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