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by JT7196
Sun May 12, 2019 10:36 pm
Forum: Lanchester Forum
Topic: Rear wheel arch NS
Replies: 7
Views: 299

Re: Rear wheel arch NS

Hi John,yes my N/S rear Arch was the same, I was fortunate to have a friend who was a cabinet maker , who was well qualified to sort out my car. One way would be for you to laminate several layers of Marine ply to recreate the correct curve around some formers, .I have some pictures taken during the...
by JT7196
Fri May 03, 2019 8:29 pm
Forum: Lanchester Forum
Topic: Lost Photo Album
Replies: 4
Views: 444

Re: Lost Photo Album

Thanks, Steve hope you have found it useful :) :) :)

cheers A :) :) l
by JT7196
Mon Apr 29, 2019 7:54 pm
Forum: Lanchester Forum
Topic: 1935 Lanchester LA10 rear axle
Replies: 9
Views: 965

Re: 1935 Lanchester LA10 rear axle

Hi Stella, I will send you details of how to replace the Diff Pinion Oil Seal in due course 😊😊😊

Cheers Al xx
by JT7196
Sun Apr 28, 2019 6:36 pm
Forum: Daimler Forum (not SP250/251, 2.5 V8 or V8-250)
Topic: Hooper Daimlers
Replies: 36
Views: 3968

Re: Hooper Daimlers

Hi Barrie, yes as far as I am aware, from what Paul Galllegher has told me, some / all of these Daimler’s were originally badged as Lanchester’s, and were displayed at the 1953 Earls Court Motor Show in London , in view of the fact that the Company received no orders?, the cars were returned to the ...
by JT7196
Sat Apr 27, 2019 7:49 pm
Forum: Daimler Forum (not SP250/251, 2.5 V8 or V8-250)
Topic: Hooper Daimlers
Replies: 36
Views: 3968

Re: Hooper Daimlers

Hi Chaps OVC 444 now lives down here in Somerset, and the lower half of the Body Shell is now a much nicer colour. Incidentally, this very rare Daimler is on display at the Footman James Classic Car Show being held at Shepton Mallet on the 22nd & 23 of June, on the DLOC stand,so do come along and vi...
by JT7196
Fri Apr 26, 2019 9:28 am
Forum: Lanchester Forum
Topic: Removing paint from Lanchester LA11
Replies: 7
Views: 231

Re: Removing paint from Lanchester LA11

Hi, if you have removed the Door Cards, remove any rust and debris treat with Rust Killer and then paint the inside of the doors , apply wood preserver to the wood frame especially the part at the bottom, also making sure that the drain holes are clear. Afterwards, apply Waxoil to the inner Door Ski...
by JT7196
Thu Apr 25, 2019 10:38 pm
Forum: Lanchester Forum
Topic: Removing paint from Lanchester LA11
Replies: 7
Views: 231

Re: Removing paint from Lanchester LA11

Hi, unless the environment is absolutely moisture free, then I suggest that you sand down one panel at a time and then treat it with the rust Inhibitor immediately, then move onto the next one .

Cheers Al 😊😊
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by JT7196
Thu Apr 25, 2019 7:24 pm
Forum: Lanchester Forum
Topic: Removing paint from Lanchester LA11
Replies: 7
Views: 231

Re: Removing paint from Lanchester LA11

Hi Steve , I sanded mine down to bare metal then applied a coating of a product named Rustroy which I suspect would not be available to the β€œ General public” but it did turn the whole body shell both inside and out Black.
Here we are 42 yer on, and not a trace of corrosion anywhere !!πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚

Cheers Al 😊😊
by JT7196
Wed Apr 24, 2019 8:36 pm
Forum: Lanchester Forum
Topic: Engine woes. ! !
Replies: 94
Views: 8953

Re: Engine woes. ! !

Hi Chaps ,not much to report , other than just learnt the the Cylinder Block has been re- bored ready for the new Cylinder Liners to be pressed into place 😊😊😊😊

Cheers Al 😊😊
by JT7196
Sun Apr 21, 2019 1:24 am
Forum: Technical & Motoring Matters
Topic: Concrete
Replies: 6
Views: 364

Re: Concrete

Try Cellulose Thinners , that works vet well 😊😊