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  1. User Handbook pdf. https://www.google.com/url?sa=t&source=web&rct=j&url=http://www.howardengineerium.co.uk/Images/BSA%20Charging%20Set%20Manual.pdf&ved=2ahUKEwiP_9uxwaHuAhUFThUIHZOeAE8QFjAAegQIARAB&usg=AOvVaw1P9sUHR6PPvRZwOP3GUZPK
  2. Every parachute used on a Martin-Baker ejection seat was designed and qualified by IrvinGQ so I wonder if they also made the parachutes for the rear crew. If maybe worth asking:- https://www.irvingq.com/irvingq-products-services/aerial-delivery-search-and-rescue-products/aerial_delivery_personnel/emergency-escape-systems/ You could also try aviation museums and Martin Baker.
  3. Guide: SUBMIT BEST BID Auction: Friday 5th & Saturday 6th February 2021
  4. Pilot's Notes Vulcan B. Mk. 1A Mk 20 parachute in Part 1, Chapter 18 https://www.google.com/url?sa=t&source=web&rct=j&url=http://www.airwar.ru/other/manuals/%5Baviation%5D%20-%20%5Bmanuals%5D%20-%20Vulcan%20B%20Mk.IA%20Pilot%60s%20Notes.pdf&ved=2ahUKEwjY6tLCoJnuAhVCtXEKHVutAPQQFjASegQIBBAB&usg=AOvVaw3P3p-CQ5NIrKUqdx-7LagJ
  5. The same as the Land Rover seat box one (perhaps check the diameter) Available from Land Rover parts suppliers e.g. https://www.paddockspares.com/334525-turn-buckle.html
  6. Declared manufactured in 1944, first registered in the UK in 2016. The original owner took the vehicle back to a rolling chassis with a new tub fitted. Friday, February 5, 2021 https://mathewsons.co.uk/auctions/auction-dates/vehicles/16366-1944-ford-gpw-jeep
  7. Side retro reflector exceptions:- A vehicle having a maximum speed not exceeding 25 mph; A goods vehicle– (a)first used on or after 1st April 1986, the overall length of which does not exceed 6 m; or (b)first used before 1st April 1986, the overall length of which does not exceed 8 m; The legislation:- https://www.legislation.gov.uk/uksi/1989/1796/schedule/1/made
  8. From a Facebook group. Home office consultation on "Firearms Safety". Probably the section on Ammunition Components, could be the most worrying. The “Intent” would be to ban any item, bullet, case, etc to stop criminals manufacturing there own ammunition. This could impact on those collectors of inert ammunition and re-enactors like ourselves who display rounds at shows, events, schools, history societies and so on. If the ownership of a bullet or empty cartridge case becomes illegal, how would that effect our interests For all of the Home office guidance documents and the actual
  9. 2 sites on Herbert Lomas. The Ambulance Heritage Society:- http://ambulanceheritagesociety.com/?page_id=34 Herbert Lomas Ltd, Ambulance Specialists. A Pictorial Review of Lomas Ambulances:- http://www.rtrehearn.plus.com/lomas_ambulances.htm
  10. Series IIA Lomas Navy Ambulance. More information:- https://landroverkaty.blogspot.com/p/ambulances.html
  11. Has your friend tried translate the manual? Information on translating documents:- https://www.google.com/search?q=translate+scanned+document&oq=translate+scadocument&aqs=chrome.1.69i57j0i7i30l4.6732j0j4&client=ms-android-huawei&sourceid=chrome-mobile&ie=UTF-8
  12. Impressive, especially as I'm only hand filing two 28mm x 38 mm oval mirrors.
  13. Instructions on a later smock:- 'To maintain water repellency reproof with a suitable reproofing agent e.g. Mystolene Mk9'
  14. The Jeep sold for £21,375 (including buyers premium) The Scammell didn't sell Buy it Now £10,250 plus fees
  15. I assume that you are planning to cut and bend more than one at a time.
  16. C.224 information http://www.mapleleafup.net/forums/showthread.php?t=12220 Photo of shells from:- https://mobile.twitter.com/fort_nelson/status/810925280047091713
  17. Again the 1943 Austin K2/Y Military Ambulance didn't sell.
  18. Have you seen this? A pencil drawing but no online image. 12pdr mobile anti-tank guns, Warden Point, Fletcher, Isle of Sheppey. Part of a dispersed collection. Documentary material held by Department of Documents (Box Reference 85/23/1). https://www.iwm.org.uk/collections/item/object/250
  19. A small selection of what is online. https://www.wearethemighty.com/mighty-history/bicycle-soldiers-world-war-infantry/ https://crankpunk.com/2020/05/27/the-bicycle-in-war/ https://www.google.com/url?sa=t&source=web&rct=j&url=http://www.ccnb.org.uk/worldwar1_remembered.pdf&ved=2ahUKEwjw0aOwzNrtAhU_SBUIHXvEDn0QFjASegQIBBAB&usg=AOvVaw0pIPu_3hlAQxSf6xqymmyr&cshid=1608400105582 https://www.25thlondon.com/history.htm
  20. Sorry, only just seen your post, PM sent.
  21. 1944 Ford GPW Jeep https://www.handh.co.uk/auction/lot/4-1944-ford-gpw-jeep/?lot=51668 1976 Scammell Crusader https://www.handh.co.uk/auction/lot/26-1976-scammell-crusader/?lot=52365 16th December, The Pavilion Gardens, Buxton
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