Category Archives: Restoration

Anything related to the restoration of original parts or materials on the 1966 Morgan +4.

Back at it (soon)

Had to spend most of Saturday in the office, and spent most of Sunday hanging out with a friend I haven’t seen in several months, but made a point of moving forward today. Cleaned up the area where the chassis … Continue reading

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MOG Magazine article

I’ve got the article about the MogRod uploaded and available for those of you without access to the magazine. James Ball from MOG Magazine was kind enough to send me a digital copy of the article and allowed me to … Continue reading

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Casting call

Between work, other projects, and just not having too much energy in the evenings lately, I’m about a week late at getting the rest of the LED boards soldered, buuuuuut~ I’ve done that and got an extra surprise for you! … Continue reading

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The Family History of the Morgan Motor Company

Morgan Motors posted this on their Facebook feed today. Nice to be able to put a face to the name of the man who dug up the chassis record for my +4. If you check this site out at all, … Continue reading

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Hey big spender~

Got back from Mexico about a week ago, just been busy getting caught up so I haven’t been able to update this. A lot of replacement / upgrade parts have arrived over the past few weeks, so time to show … Continue reading

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Parts arrive…

… as we leave. Our UPS guy showed up as we were loading up the Avalanche this morning, delivering some medical supplies and a nice big box from Morgan Spares. When I get back from our trip I’ll dig in … Continue reading

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Mystic blue smoke

So today was spent digging around online finding potential new switches for the central dash panel, may have found a good source that I’ll be following up on. In other news, I decided to look into the windshield wiper motor, … Continue reading

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12 Bolts

Just 12. That’s it. 12. That’s how many bolts were holding the wood frame to the chassis, and all twelve of them are out now. The only thing holding the frame to the chassis right now is gravity. I was … Continue reading

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Buyin’ stuff

Stopped by a local paint store today and picked up a large can of “Restor-It Epoxy Sealer” off of Bill’s recommendation. The ‘demo piece’ of the stuff they had there had a fully rotted piece of wood soaked through and … Continue reading

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Caution, your firewall is disabled.

I’d managed to test-drive the Barracuda yesterday (new power steering setup), so that freed up my plans for today. Decided to dig in to the Morgan, instead of putting the suspension together on the Solstice. The firewall and transmission cover were … Continue reading

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