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About landrover nick

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  • Birthday 07/04/1962

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    south yorkshire
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    1940 Bedford MWD 1942 Bedford MWR and 80" Landrovers
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    hydraulic engineer

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  1. landrover nick

    1940 Bedford MWD

    well done thanks for sharing your photos it helps to inspire all of us who are doing the same thing
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    Normandy D Day 2018 events

    Looking for infomation on British /Canadian events 2nd-10th of June in Normandy
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    2019 MVT normandy tour whos going

    proberbly a good time to restart this topic looking to put together a list of British /Canadian events i have details of the larger british events ,the port en bessin parade on the 7th ,the Bayeux liberation parade on the 9th , looking for any infomation on similar parades and static camps we could visit
  4. landrover nick

    D day 2019 events.

    Hi all we are going on the MVT trip to Normandy this year i have details for some of the larger events but i am looking for details of british events and static camps we could visit
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    NEW Track grip tyres, British WW2

    looking foward to seeing some samples
  6. landrover nick

    New Landrover series 1 steering column?

    looks very much like an 80" steering box to me do the labels say if it is new or reconditioned should sell for a lot of money on e-bay
  7. landrover nick

    Bedford MWR 1943

    Dont think you are too far out with your HT leads attached photo is the only one i have of an MWR engine i think it came from some photos pre D-day about water proofing although the parts book has the coil either mounted on the engine as you have it or mounted on the drivers side foot well depending on engine number .
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    OGEL again

    This was mentioned in the last MVT Normandy tour up date but if read the above correctly there is an exmption regarding military vehicles over 50 years old used for historical activites on page 11 paragraph 3 which seams to cover France ,Belgium, and Germany but not the Netherlands of course everything may change again when brexit finally happens
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    Bedford MWR 1943

    Hi Thomas the side plate steel cover which gives access to the cam followers and push rods is a diffrent it has a large radius in the plate to allow the screened MWR distibutor to be fitted , i have ready to be fitted to my truck if you need a photo to work from
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    part three chassis repairs

    Looks to be just the job thanks Pete
  11. landrover nick

    Bedford MWD restoration

    whats on it the chassis number ? was this before they put the plate on the dash panel .
  12. landrover nick

    Bedford MWD restoration

    Hi Jez Is that a brass plate on the top of the passenger side chassis leg just under the oil can holder
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    NEW Track grip tyres, British WW2

    if the tread pattern matches the attached scan i will take a set of five for my Bedford MWD restoration and would think there should be a lot of intrest from other early Bedford owners
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    part four bulkhead repairs

    Thanks very much for your intrest , the Bedford MW seams to be the most popular of the war time 15cwt trucks with higher numbers makeing it into preservation but correctly restored aero screen MWD trucks are fairly scarce ,hopeful when finnished it will be around one of about twenty trucks left .
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    part four bulkhead repairs

    Thanks Richard The bulkhead took sixty hours to get to the stage in the photos ,still a lot of finnishing work to do but i am very impressed with the job so far
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