5th - 8th May 2009

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  • Image 01

    PATTERN MAKING - DARREN

    This is the best photo that I could get of Darren as he was frantically finishing something to go into a mould.

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    PATTERN MAKING - Mr. P

    Mr. P is working on the new LDM 73 - Triumph Herald.

    This is one of the reference books that we used to help build the master model.

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    PATTERN MAKING - Mr. P

    The Herald - nearly finished.

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    SMALL PARTS CASTING - IAN

    The BC 004 wheel hub mould and the castings that have just come out of it.

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    FETTLING - RICH

    Rich is carefully removing the flash metal (casting left overs) from the window beading on these BRK 152's.

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    SMALL PARTS CASTING - IAN

    I went back for a close up on the hubs.
  • Image 07

    PLATING CASTING - ANDY

    Andy is removing the BC 007 headlights from the spru using our patented 'Nudge them with your finger' technique.

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    FETTLING - DAVE

    Dave has just finished sanding these CSV 09's and is using the compressed air to remove the dust from them.

    Fettling is a very labour/time intensive job, that's why Dave (and others) help out now and then.

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    FETTLING - LITTLE ANDY

    LDM 58's are ready for spraying.
  • Image 10
    FINAL ASSEMBLY

    The new BC 007.
    The plating hasn't actually been plated yet so the finished model will look a bit shinier.
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    FINAL ASSAMBLY - JASON

    New boy J has been working on these BC 004's this week.
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    FINAL ASSAMBLY - ANGIE

    Angie (and the rest of the assembly team) have been building the new BRK 124x Mustang.
  • Image 13
    The Old Lawnmower Company

    Work is progressing nicely on the mowers.
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    MOULD MAKING - NEIL

    This is quite possibly the most unhelpful photo that you could get from the mould making department.

    It's a blank mould that Neil has just prepared, Better photo next week.