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About R8philSA
Biography:
Very active member of Hope Valley Uniting Church, interested in Men's Ministry and very interested in Renault car events, especially when they involve R8/R10 vehicles. Had 21 years in RAAF (Engine trade) + 21 years in BAE Systems-Quality Engineering.
Anything else you want to share?:
Love to hear of events around SA that involve the R8
Location:
Vista SA
Occupation:
Retired Aircraft Engineer/ Quality Engineer
Interests:
Car Restoration
Car(s) - Current:
1964 R8 1100cc, Commodore VE, Renault MEGANE 2011, 1964 Renault Caravelle

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986
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0.36
Last Post
R8 Barn find BARNIE progress Part 2. 31st January 2019 11:18 PM
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11th February 2019 01:14 PM
Join Date
16th February 2012
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  1. bowie
    bowie liked post by R8philSA On thread : Modified R16TS Engine Power output?
    Hi Guys. Just had the time of my life reading through the 20 Posts on " Cleon OEM cam profiles" As I continue to work on "BARNIE" I'm wondering what to expect from the engine I have just...
    Liked On: 29th May 2018, 11:58 PM
  2. CEyssens
    CEyssens liked post by R8philSA On thread : R8 Barn find BARNIE progress.
    Hi Guys. Just letting you know that I'm still progressing with 'BARNIE' the 1963 R8 Barn Find. Since my last update I now have a fully primed and painted boot area, primed outer body shell, 4 x...
    Liked On: 28th May 2018, 10:49 PM
  3. J-man
    J-man liked post by R8philSA On thread : R8 Barn find BARNIE progress.
    Hi Guys. Just letting you know that I'm still progressing with 'BARNIE' the 1963 R8 Barn Find. Since my last update I now have a fully primed and painted boot area, primed outer body shell, 4 x...
    Liked On: 23rd May 2018, 01:43 PM
  4. Brianbcs
    Brianbcs liked post by R8philSA On thread : R8 Barn find BARNIE progress.
    Hi Guys. Just letting you know that I'm still progressing with 'BARNIE' the 1963 R8 Barn Find. Since my last update I now have a fully primed and painted boot area, primed outer body shell, 4 x...
    Liked On: 22nd May 2018, 10:44 PM
  5. bowie
    bowie liked post by R8philSA On thread : Worst Job
    And I have just finished refurbishing 4 x R8 doors and those 'U' shape steel hand puller retainers stayed right where they were. Really tight and accurately placed masking tape, a little rust...
    Liked On: 22nd May 2018, 06:53 PM
  6. JohnW
    JohnW liked post by R8philSA On thread : Worst Job
    And I have just finished refurbishing 4 x R8 doors and those 'U' shape steel hand puller retainers stayed right where they were. Really tight and accurately placed masking tape, a little rust...
    Liked On: 22nd May 2018, 09:01 AM
  7. R8 Dream
    R8 Dream liked post by R8philSA On thread : Worst Job
    And I have just finished refurbishing 4 x R8 doors and those 'U' shape steel hand puller retainers stayed right where they were. Really tight and accurately placed masking tape, a little rust...
    Liked On: 21st May 2018, 10:10 AM
  8. Sunroof
    Sunroof liked post by R8philSA On thread : Worst Job
    And I have just finished refurbishing 4 x R8 doors and those 'U' shape steel hand puller retainers stayed right where they were. Really tight and accurately placed masking tape, a little rust...
    Liked On: 21st May 2018, 07:41 AM
  9. Gordinowitz
    Gordinowitz liked post by R8philSA On thread : R8-R10-R12-R15-R16-R17 Accelerator cable mounting mounting plate
    Ah ha. I have just found out the Accelerator cable mounting plate is in fact a Renault standard equipment unique to R10S, and I have a friend that has one for me. How lucky am I. I love aussiefrogs,...
    Liked On: 8th May 2018, 06:38 AM
  10. J-man
    J-man liked post by R8philSA On thread : R8 Barn find BARNIE progress.
    From Phil: Still doing it my way. :headbang: 105551105552105553105554
    Liked On: 3rd May 2018, 10:33 AM
  11. J-man
    J-man liked post by R8philSA On thread : R8 Barn find BARNIE progress.
    From Phil: I did my Way :thanks: 105548105549105550
    Liked On: 3rd May 2018, 10:25 AM
  12. tresbon2
    tresbon2 liked post by R8philSA On thread : R8 Barn find BARNIE progress.
    From Phil: I did my Way :thanks: 105548105549105550
    Liked On: 29th April 2018, 05:03 PM
  13. jaahn
    jaahn liked post by R8philSA On thread : R8 Barn find BARNIE progress.
    Hi Guys. I'm hopeless at shrinking photos I take so I'll post a few pics maybe two postings and see what happens.I'll put them into the RESTORATION section. I have about 2 weeks of good weather left...
    Liked On: 29th April 2018, 10:49 AM
  14. R8 Dream
    R8 Dream liked post by R8philSA On thread : R8 Barn find BARNIE progress.
    From Phil: I did my Way :thanks: 105548105549105550
    Liked On: 29th April 2018, 01:14 AM
  15. Brianbcs
    Brianbcs liked post by R8philSA On thread : R8 Barn find BARNIE progress.
    From Phil: Still doing it my way. :headbang: 105551105552105553105554
    Liked On: 28th April 2018, 11:46 PM
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