Restoration: the big project (2)
december 31 2009
A brief update right
before the start of the new year. All wheels are installed ,the
master cylinder is placed and filled up.The engine is almost
been put together, and we started on making the new fireboard/
So, the tyres are placed on the rims and
sprayed. brakehozes and main brake cylinder complete.
Pistonrings arived and made to the right size so we could place
the pistons in the engineblock. the leather covers are fitted
to the rear axles. And wheesl are put on the front axle.
oktober 17 2009
All the brakeshoes installed,the
meshshafts and main rear driveshaft . New front brakecylinders. 3 rear
brakedrums are beeing scraped out a little
Returned the brakebooster ,
new leather covers for the stearing axels , with thanks to Jack. New
bushings in the rear blades. The brakecylinders shortened 19mm , and
installed the rear axels .
Last week the new bronze bushings
were pressed in the tilting block ,new brake hozes and new brake lining
is gleued on the rear brake shoes.
juli 18 2009
The past 6 months have
been used to clean and powdercoat the rims. Assambled the rear
axels ,apart from the brakes. We still got troubles to find
replacement brake cylinders ,and parts for the masterbrake.
Furtermore new brakeshoes are made to replace the broken one,s.
A new sample for the leather doorhandles are made by Martin from
Historic Engineering services .