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  1. Stormin

    Imperial clevis fork supplier

    Try a local agricultural dealer or someone who repairs agricultural machinery. There's Thomas Graham in Carlisle. They supply everything from steel to nuts and bolts and all in between. Bit far for you I know. There's Spaldings in Lincoln, similar to Grahams. We've had stuff off them for the farm in the past.
  2. Stormin

    Sears Roper fuel tank.

    The plastic fuel tank had been painted when it was restored. This was because the tank was in a very dirty condition. Not surprising really when you consider where the tractor had been found and the condition of it. The conditions the tank had been painted in were not ideal and the paint had started to bubble in places. So at the weekend I decided to repaint it. Getting it off was not as simple as I thought it would be. Remove seat, cross brace between fenders, remove left hand fender, Remove fuel line from pump and sundry cable ties. I could then lift the tank pulling the fuel line through so I could disconnect it from the tank. All the old paint was then removed. Yesterday it got three coats of primer. Today three coats of top coat. The paint I use is Supadec rattle cans. I find it very good. It's what I have used to paint the Black Horse and it's lasting well.
  3. Stormin

    Handy tool use for an old Air Fliter

    I can relate to that, as I've just done the washing up.
  4. Stormin

    Handy tool use for an old Air Fliter

    I like that carb. Good way to set the petrol flow.
  5. Stormin

    New project.

    I'd say the sheet above the ramp is an add on. Most, if not all horse boxes had two half doors above the tail gate. If your putting a Ransomes crawler in it, I'd put some more cross members in the chassis. You don't want it going through the floor, as happened to a certain person I know.
  6. Nigel wouldn't be able to do anything with that. But I bet Ian could.
  7. Stormin

    Happy Birthday Alain.

    Very nice birthday present. Carol says if it was over here, it would be worth more than you said.
  8. Stormin

    Happy Birthday Alain.

    Did you get the piano, Alain?
  9. Stormin

    Happy Birthday Alain.

    All the Best, Alain. Hope you have a good day.
  10. I like the last paragraph.
  11. Stormin

    What was the earliest British Ride On?

    That Ransomes mower is some beast.
  12. Stormin

    8 speed wheel horse box help please

    If the gear lever boot is kaput, that's where the water will have got in. Seals and bearings I get from a national company called Eriks. Maybe a depot near you. Have you drained the oil from the gearbox? Anything in it beside water? The movement on the axle will be a worn needle roller. That's in the axle itself. You could gently pull the hubs off with a puller of some kind. DO NOT hit them with a hammer. They are cast steel and will break.
  13. Stormin

    My new Tractor

    Herman?
  14. Stormin

    Ardingly Autumn Show

    Look like it was a good show. Thanks for the photo's.
  15. Stormin

    Happy Birthday Iain

    He's not letting on how old he is though.
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