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  1. Ian, If you Google "copper P clip" there are loads of suppliers out there e.g. http://www.remora.net/catalogue/MICC-cable-gland-fire-clips-tooling-gland-shrouds-saddle-clips-p-clips/bare-fire-clips-and-saddles/bare-fire-clips/bare-copper-fire-clips This page gives:- Clip Size, Cable Diameter Range and Code for the clips. https://www.tonesties.co.uk/shop/product-details/bare-copper-pyro-cable-p-clip/
  2. See page 37 for Leyland T45:- http://www.caparoapbraking.com/uploads/file/Complete%20Classic%20Catalogue%202013-Issue%2008.pdf Some information on Universal Brake & Clutch Fluid DOT 4 http://www.morrislubricants.co.uk/scripts/prodview.asp?idProduct=76 All brands of DOT 4 fluid should be to the same minimum specification. No idea on bleeding with cab up.
  3. The date of manufacture and possibly the manufacture's name could be branded on the bottom of the box.
  4. I've just found this Ferret:- http://www.historics.co.uk/buying/auctions/2014-08-30/cars/1964-daimler-scout-car-lrv-ferret.aspx?p=
  5. Assuming that you have a chassis and/or engine number you could try contacting Cushman (http://www.cushman.com/) to see if they have any information on you your machine.
  6. For repairs you could try a saddlers or just search for canvas repairers and hopefully you will find a local firm to help you.
  7. On Monday 4th August at 6.30 pm, BBC South Day will be showing a WW1 centenary programme from the Tank Museum, Bovington. If you miss it or are outside the South Today area it will be on the iPlayer until Tuesday's South Day starts.
  8. Is this the type of box that you have? Not the best of shots but may help. http://browningmgs.com/Maxim/Photos_Vickers/ArmoredVehicleAmmoBox.jpg
  9. This thread is also relevent http://hmvf.co.uk/forumvb/showthread.php?30857-Jeep-conversion-to-12v-(I-finally-got-fed-up-with-6v-!!)
  10. This site may have what you are looking for. http://www.agismfg.com/html/stuffingboxmini.html?gclid=CJe6h6__1r8CFYvLtAodfT8A9Q
  11. This company makes reproduction mounts:- http://www.ww2fabrications.com/britishairborne.htm I don't have any experience with the company, so I can't comment on the quality etc.
  12. An edition of special lapel pins and cufflinks for the Royal British Legion to commemorate the centenary of World War 1. http://www.tmbartmetal.com/product-p...bartmetal.html http://www.poppyshop.org.uk/flanders...cufflinks.html http://www.poppyshop.org.uk/flanders...lapel-pin.html (Although the profits will be going to the Royal British Legion I did get this post cleared by Jack first)
  13. Just searched "solid tyres for traction engines" and found these 2 sites. This company still make solid tyres:- http://www.cliftonrubber.co.uk/products/sports-leisure/traction-engine-wheels/ This company restores solid tyres:- http://www.reliantrubber.co.uk/reliant_rubber_tyres_wheels.php
  14. I think that the P51 Mustang is the most iconic US fighter and therefore my choice for the painting.
  15. This might help you. http://forums.lr4x4.com/index.php?showtopic=72353
  16. You might have trouble finding Danubina tyres because of this:- http://connection.ebscohost.com/c/articles/92647065/danubiana-sa-bankrupt
  17. This page might interest you. http://www.jalopyjournal.com/forum/threads/putting-a-12-volt-battery-in-a-6-volt-case.756016/
  18. This page gives freight trains timetable sites:- http://uk.ask.com/web?q=freight%20trains%20timetable&qsrc=999&l=sem&siteid=26579&ad=semA&an=google_s
  19. With some companies you even have a choice of universal or bespoke covers.
  20. You could try the Jaguar forums. Morris Lubricants products are all very good:- http://www.morrislubricants.co.uk/scripts/prodList.asp?idCategory=190
  21. Another way to solve the problem? http://www.feked.com/b38-6-type-battery-box-with-1-battery.html I don't have any experience of the product or company.
  22. I doubt that the dashboard lamp is unique to the Matador, so have you tried asking about it on other vehicle forums? Also, might this link help: http://www.greenmachinesurplus.com/aecmatador-0853-spare-parts-list-1323-p.asp Probably a long shot but perhaps Lucas have archive material that could help you.
  23. Might be worth you trying your local NFU agent or insurance broker.
  24. Your Cammo jacket is a "Smock, Parachutist DPM", better known as a Para Smock, although I don't which pattern it is.
  25. These 2 sites may help http://brassgoggles.co.uk/forum/index.php?topic=39582.0 http://www.easycomposites.co.uk/products/pigments/polyurethane-pigment/signal-red-pu-colour-pigment-for-casting-resin.aspx
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