John Dragon Man's Citroen BX Diesel Estate picture collection

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Dragon Man
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John Dragon Man's Citroen BX Diesel Estate picture collection

Post by Dragon Man » Sun Sep 11, 2016 11:12 am

i am going to stick these here for public viewing. please note however the main "progress log" thread is here:
http://www.bxclub.co.uk/forum/viewtopic ... 13&t=21328

theres quite a few images in this first post but i hope now i can update it as i go on.

pictures in chronological order from when i first got the car:

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i should have done this sooner but i guess it better late than never!
- JohnDragonMan

Drives: a classic Panda 4x4 called Project Fallout
classic Panda 4x4 Sisley named Talon
broken BX Diesel Estate in silver that's currently for sale.

Fix it Again Tomorrow. no special tools needed, always able to fix it! :)

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Re: John Dragon Man's Citroen BX Diesel Estate picture collection

Post by Tim Leech » Sun Sep 11, 2016 9:58 pm

Keep up the good work
1985 BX 19GT Mk1
1991 BX 19TZI Auto A/C
1994 Xantia 1.8i SX
1972 Morris Marina 1.8 SDL
1979 Rover SD1 V8-S
1980 Morris Marina 1.7HL
1998 Rover 75 2.0V6 Connoisseur Auto
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Dragon Man
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Fiat Panda 4x4 Sisley 1991
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x 6

Re: John Dragon Man's Citroen BX Diesel Estate picture collection

Post by Dragon Man » Thu Sep 15, 2016 7:21 pm

prepping to make my own "octopus" ...

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the old one.. was old..
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so i found out what all of the pipes do and what pipe connects to what... and i found out that the octopus is in 3 parts.

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and where i have cut it, there are no internal pipes

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as seen:
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so that said, it looks like this thing would be quite easy to make out of simple T pieces and say 6mm push fit tubing (which is rated at a 10 bar connection! 16 bar for the other kind!)
- JohnDragonMan

Drives: a classic Panda 4x4 called Project Fallout
classic Panda 4x4 Sisley named Talon
broken BX Diesel Estate in silver that's currently for sale.

Fix it Again Tomorrow. no special tools needed, always able to fix it! :)

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Dragon Man
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Fiat Panda 4x4 Sisley 1991
Fiat Panda 4x4 1990
x 6

Re: John Dragon Man's Citroen BX Diesel Estate picture collection

Post by Dragon Man » Sat Oct 01, 2016 12:46 am

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- JohnDragonMan

Drives: a classic Panda 4x4 called Project Fallout
classic Panda 4x4 Sisley named Talon
broken BX Diesel Estate in silver that's currently for sale.

Fix it Again Tomorrow. no special tools needed, always able to fix it! :)