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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-27-2015, 10:56 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 217
Posted By Palantirion
*BUMP* All these views and not even 1...

*BUMP*

All these views and not even 1 recommendation? Is this community still active?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-22-2015, 12:55 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 251
Posted By Palantirion
*UPDATE* The shop pulled the transmission today...

*UPDATE*
The shop pulled the transmission today and discovered that it was not broken by a foreign object. A part of the UUC flywheel (guide pin I think) failed and punched a hole through the...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-21-2015, 04:30 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 217
Posted By Palantirion
M5 needs help, part 2...shocks

So, since the car is in the shop anyway it's time to address a non-critical issue. The car's handling has gotten sloppy. I really thought it was a broken rear sway bar bracket, but it isn't....
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-21-2015, 04:05 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 251
Posted By Palantirion
M5 needs help, part 1...clutch

Due to a lengthy project my E39 M5-S2 has been generally neglected over the past year and a half. Those of you who know me will no doubt be surprised to hear that. It is now time to be nice to the...
Forum: General Automotive Forum 06-29-2015, 02:07 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,557
Posted By Palantirion
TRIBUTE IS FINISHED! Finally. Ready to be shown...

TRIBUTE IS FINISHED! Finally. Ready to be shown at the TMPCC show at CBS Studios on the 4th of July.

pics to follow...
Forum: General Automotive Forum 04-30-2015, 10:23 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,557
Posted By Palantirion
BTW, I will be showing Scatha at the OC Mini...

BTW, I will be showing Scatha at the OC Mini Maker Faire in Irvine on Sat. May 9th, from 10am-4pm.
Forum: General Automotive Forum 04-30-2015, 02:31 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,557
Posted By Palantirion
It's been a while since I've updated the thread....

It's been a while since I've updated the thread. Work has been going well, just taking forever due to the size of the car and complexity of the design.

So much so that I had to open PShop to...
Forum: General Automotive Forum 02-24-2015, 06:40 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,557
Posted By Palantirion
After some considerable time off I went back to...

After some considerable time off I went back to work on Tribute. While there are some physical tasks left unfinished I decided first to tackle the most difficult of the remaining paint areas. The...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 10-01-2014, 02:09 AM
Replies: 71
Views: 12,867
Posted By Palantirion
Art Car #2 has now been displayed. It is not a...

Art Car #2 has now been displayed. It is not a BMW, so its thread is located here:
http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?p=8620558#post8620558
Forum: General Automotive Forum 10-01-2014, 02:02 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,557
Posted By Palantirion
1964 Studebaker Avanti Art Car "Tribute"

For those that don't know, I painted my 2007 Z4 M Coupe (Scatha) as my first Art Car in 2011. It has it's own website (www.myartcar.com) which will be revamped to similarly house the Avanti's...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 12-11-2013, 02:44 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 12,867
Posted By Palantirion
Awesome SoCal car show this past weekend. Info...

Awesome SoCal car show this past weekend. Info here: http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?p=8009080#post8009080
Forum: California 12-11-2013, 02:43 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 583
Posted By Palantirion
2013 Gerhard Schnuerer car show!

I was alerted by TMPCC (http://tmpcc.org/) to a cool OC holiday children's fundraiser hosted by Gerhard Schnuerer. Details at this link: http://schnuerercarbarn.celebrations.com/2013TFT-Fundraiser
...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 11-22-2013, 04:34 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 840
Posted By Palantirion
-Email her about it. I know she's done custom...

-Email her about it. I know she's done custom embroidery type stuff on past projects.
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 11-21-2013, 08:47 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 12,867
Posted By Palantirion
It's been a very, very long time since I updated...

It's been a very, very long time since I updated Scatha's status. My apologies. This past summer and fall were full of car shows, and this left no time for tracking. This is a pattern I will not be...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 11-21-2013, 08:45 PM
Replies: 1,788
Views: 480,020
Posted By Palantirion
-I haven't tracked it in a while, due to...

-I haven't tracked it in a while, due to scheduling limitations, but back when I was tracking her a lot I would say that heat issues depended mostly on the track layout. Much more than ambient air...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 11-21-2013, 08:38 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 840
Posted By Palantirion
Custom car cover for UBER Z4

My Z4 MC Scatha is, for a while, banished from the garage to make room for my next Art Car. Obviously I would be concerned about wear and tear on her paint. But it turns out that a neighbor of mine...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 05-29-2013, 01:03 PM
Replies: 1,788
Views: 480,020
Posted By Palantirion
My Bimmerfest writeup:...

My Bimmerfest writeup: http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?p=7617328#post7617328
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 05-29-2013, 01:01 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 12,867
Posted By Palantirion
BIMMERFEST!!! (Did I mention I love Bimmerfest?) ...

BIMMERFEST!!! (Did I mention I love Bimmerfest?)

This was Scatha's 3rd time at Bimmerfest as an Art Car. Year one (2011) was the unveiling. Year two (2012) was open air painting on the nose, to...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 05-29-2013, 12:10 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 8,747
Posted By Palantirion
Nice install!

Nice install!
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 04-16-2013, 07:50 AM
Replies: 1,788
Views: 480,020
Posted By Palantirion
Some pics from her Art Car thread, showing the...

Some pics from her Art Car thread, showing the hail that Scatha endured back in February.
http://www.myz4mcoupe.com/images/Scatha%202013/13,02-08,%20HAIL!/CIMG8337.JPG
...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 04-15-2013, 05:41 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 12,867
Posted By Palantirion
And more recently, this: ...

And more recently, this:
http://www.myz4mcoupe.com/images/Scatha_Promo%20Shots/C&D,%20May%202013.jpg
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 04-15-2013, 05:40 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 12,867
Posted By Palantirion
Forgot to post pics from the hail incident. ...

Forgot to post pics from the hail incident.
http://www.myz4mcoupe.com/images/Scatha%202013/13,02-08,%20HAIL!/CIMG8337.JPG
...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 02-08-2013, 04:14 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 12,867
Posted By Palantirion
Found out today that the acrylic paint on Scatha...

Found out today that the acrylic paint on Scatha can withstand hail. At least for the few minutes it took me to jump out of the shower, grab the nearest underwear, run outside and pull her into the...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 01-30-2013, 11:27 AM
Replies: 1,788
Views: 480,020
Posted By Palantirion
-Thanks Andy, nice to meet you.

-Thanks Andy, nice to meet you.
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 10-25-2012, 01:17 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,434
Posted By Palantirion
A better question might be: How long will it last...

A better question might be: How long will it last with X psi of boost?
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