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The Moth no. 181

For sale. BTH AG-4 impulse magneto. good original condition with strong spark even with hand rotation. £595. Available from Lincolnshire, GB. Contact David Porter. Tel. +44 (0)7795 460995. (GB.) E-mail: dh82a@btinternet.com

For exchange. I have a spare Tiger Moth front windscreen which I would like to swap for a Tiger Moth rear screen. Can anybody help? Please contact Ian Grace, Seattle, Washington, USA. E-mail: vintageminor@gmail.com

For sale. Tiger Moth Maintenance and Repair Manual and DH Gipsy Major IC Parts List, both originals. Best offer. Contact Lionel Taylor, Melbourne, Australia. E-mail: lioneltaylorairlakes@gmail.com

For sale. Tiger Moth airframe and Gipsy Major engine parts. Forty year collection. Email for photographs. Will sell as a complete package only, no individual parts. $15,000 US or best offer. Andrew King, Elkwood, VA, USA. Tel. 703 477 1577. (USA.) E-mail: baldeagle527@gmail.com

Wanted. A round style oil pressure gauge that was authentic for installation in an RAF specification Tiger Moth. Offers please to Erez Halivni, Israel. E-mail: erezhl@gmail.com

For sale. Gipsy Major 1C conversion kits for the DH.60M Moth. Kit includes cast/machined sump, cast/machined oil filter holder, oil filter, oil pump and special gear, oil manifold, modified tappet guides, modified rockers, dip stick, filler neck. Limited number of kits available. Serious enquiries only. Contact Brian Smith, Canada. New telephone number 519 943 4595. (Canada.) E-mail: alba_tool_@hotmail.com

For sale. Canadian prototype DH.82C Tiger Moth. Radio/transponder, Slick magnetos, generator, wheel brakes, canopy, heater and 15 hours on the airframe since total rebuild. Gipsy Major 1C engine has about 300 hours. Open to offers. Harry Schoning, California, USA E-mail: tmothbldr@aol.com

For sale. Ex-stock, Gipsy Major engine exhaust and inlet gaskets, rocker box gaskets, cylinder base seals and head gaskets, push rod seals, oil filter gasket. Also, exhaust studs and spring washers. We have the standard short exhaust/inlet nuts and the longer nuts that protect the exposed part of the exhaust stud. All are held under the prefix GM plus the standard DH part number. All are priced at comparative and, hopefully, competitive prices. Suggest callers ask for me in the first instance. Over the counter sales or mail order. Ron Gammons, Brown and Gammons, 18 High Street, Baldock, Hertfordshire SG7 6AS, England. Tel. +44 (0)1462 490049. (GB.) E-mail: ron@ukmgparts.com

Wanted. Altimeter for operational 1941 Tiger Moth. Darryl Markowski, 15221 Del Gado Drive, Sherman Oaks, California 91403, USA. Tel. 415 613 9573. (USA.) E-mail: markowskid@hotmail.com

Spanners and sockets. A set of eight Whitworth/BSF spanners, open at one end and ring at the other, 1/8in to 9/16in, in chrome vanadium at £19.99 including VAT; seven piece set 3/8in drive Whitworth sockets 1/8in to 1/2in on a tool bar at £16.99 including VAT, and a nine piece set of sockets from 1/8in to 9/16in at £23.99. Carriage extra. The 3/8in drive 1/4in BSF socket is an attractive thin wall version, ideal for getting onto the exhaust flange nuts on a Gipsy Major engine. Contact Ron Gammons. Tel. +44 (0)1462 490049. (GB.) E-mail: ron@ukmgparts.com

Have you tried the on-line shop at de Havilland Support for Tiger Moth and Chipmunk spares? DHSL subscribers should register at the on-line shop so that discount rates for CAS and TRA can be programmed. Website: www.dhsupport.com

If you are a member of the de Havilland Moth Club and require any airframe parts to be run through an approved NDT organisation, providing you cover shipping and insurance we will check your parts on a cost-only basis. Please quote your membership number. David Firth, Aerospace NDT Ltd., Suite E6, Heyford House, First Avenue, Doncaster-Sheffield Airport, South Yorkshire DN9 3RH, England. Tel. +44 (0)1302 770771 or +44 (0)7710 928786. Fax. +44 (0)1302 770956. (GB.) E-mail: david@aerospacendt.com

For sale. White 100% silk aviation scarves, ideal for open cockpit flying. Cool in summer, warm in winter. Size 6ft x 18in, £15.50 including worldwide postage. Ideal gift. An absolute must for open cockpit flying. Contact Ineke Voeten, Z-ien Fashion and Design, Watermolenstraat 30, Roosendaal 4708 AN, The Netherlands. Tel/Fax. +31 165 561104. (The Netherlands.) E-mail: zijdeatelier@home.nl Website: www.z-ien.com. Z-ien silk scarves are also available from the de Havilland Moth Club Stockbox.

For sale. NGK D6HA unshielded spark plugs available to Club members at a price of £2.00 each including VAT plus carriage costs of £3.50 for up to 20 plugs, GB based customers only. Overseas customers please enquire. Tel. +44 (0)1462 490049. (GB.) E-mail: sales@ukmgparts.com

If you need a part for your airframe or engine or somebody to paint it or fit it or modify it or inspect it, and then provide pilot equipment, teach you to fly and maintain your ratings or take you for a joyride, the chances are you will find what you need in the Club's Moth Service Register (MSR) which is updated regularly every month, without fail. Website: www.dhmothclub.co.uk

For sale. Slick magneto kits. The late Ed Clark of Moth Aircraft Company, California, engineered Slick kits as a way to have new magnetos for Gipsy Major engines. The kit includes two new Slick magnetos, wiring harnesses for either British or American spark plugs, all hardware for installation, installation instructions and a copy of the STC. US$4,335, price subject to change. Please add US$50 if the wiring harness is to be provided with connectors for British spark plugs. Further details from Connie Clark, Moth Aircraft Company, California, USA. E-mail: cmc.mothaircraft@yahoo.com

For sale. Completely refurbished DH.82A Tiger Moth based in Lincolnshire. Serious enquiries only please. POA. For further details contact David Porter. Tel. +44 (0)7795 460995. (GB.) E-mail: dh82a@btinternet.com

For sale. New manufacture Gosport tube mouthpieces, made to original drawings from high-tech materials to prevent long-term deterioration. Contact Bruce Broady. E-mail: bkbroady@eim.ae

For sale. Australian-built DH.82A Tiger Moth A17-63. Exceptional older restoration. Low airframe hours and very low engine hours SMOH. All ADs covered, always hangared, no commercial use. Very original except for Slick magneto conversion and radio. Contact Mike. Tel. +61 4 1755 2446. (Australia.) E-mail: mkilla@me.com

For sale. A pair of new production fuselage tie rods for DH.60M Moth, Pt No H25487, less nuts, manufactured by Bruntons in 2012, with paperwork (Certificate of Conformity), but never installed. Contact deHMC Stockbox.

For sale . Gipsy Major 1C, exact scale model 1:7. Only six such engines are in the world, all situated in The Netherlands. Electric driven, inclusive with instrument panel and propeller. For more information please contact Aad Schenk, The Netherlands. E-mail: arie.schenk@wolmail.nl

Aero Vintage Spares. Huge stocks of Air Ministry electrical parts, instruments, AGS, turnbuckles, period rubber and metal watch holders, the correct square steel tubing and all tubing products: streamline, oval, etc. Tubular rivets, Mk. II Dunlop brake distributor valve block overhauls, and much besides. Website: www.aerovintagespares.com

For sale. Gipsy Major engine with CAA paperwork. Details from David Hodgkinson. Tel. +44 (0)1732 822686 (GB.) E-mail: hodgeair@aol.com

For sale. DH.82A Tiger Moth, stored for five years, needs some work to top wings. Starter, stainless steel wires, new tie rods, low hours on engine, Garmin radios, brakes, camouflage paint scheme. Good history. Michael Souch, Aero Antiques, Durley Airstrip, Hill Farm, Durley, Southampton, Hampshire, SO32 2BP. Tel. +44 (0)1489 789829 or +44 (0)7792 772730. (GB.) E-mail: aeroantiques@unicombox.com

For sale. Chipmunk share. Twenty five percent share in Chipmunk G-BWMX based on a private farm strip just north of Cambridge. All ADs complied with. Offers around £6,000. Further details from David Kirkham. Tel. +44 (0)7787 427589. (GB.) E-mail: dave@kirkhams.co.uk

Wanted . We are in need of a long-range ferry tank for a DH.82A Tiger Moth. Please contact me if you have one for sale. Håvard Dale, Erstadvegen 116A, Alversund, Norway. Tel. +47 952 50103. (Norway.) E-mail: havard@skyfalk.no

For sale. Four off DH.60M cabane strut fittings, H24023 and H24522, manufactured by Classic Aero Machining Service with material certificate. NZ$600. Please contact Michael Lagunowitsch, Blenheim, New Zealand. Tel. +64 27 563 8591. (NZ.) E-mail: sv_anak@hotmail.com

Wanted. An original, Air Ministry marked, strut mounted rear view mirror for a Tiger Moth. Offers please to Malcolm Goosey, Staffordshire, England. Tel. +44 (0)1785 850285. (GB.) E-mail: tigermothde971@hotmail.com

Wanted. DH.83 or DH.83C Fox Moth, any condition considered. Offers please to Zac Rockey, Sky4 Aviation, Devon, England. Tel. +44 (0)7855 021733. (GB.) E-mail: zac@sky4aviation.co.uk

For sale. Gipsy Major I engine, complete with all ancillaries, good working order, recently removed from Auster J1N. 1,862 hours TT. £7,000. Hoffmann propeller HO21 198B 140 LK, suitable for Tiger Moth, Auster, Stampe, Chipmunk. Two hours since new, manufactured Sept 2015. £1,950. Contact Will Tomkins, Peterborough, GB. Tel. +44 (0)7899 952997. (GB.) E-mail: willtomkins@gmail.com

Wanted. Tiger Moth compatible ASI marked in mph. Willing to swap instrument marked in knots. Please contact Clive Denney, Audley End Airfield. E-mail: clive@vintagefabrics.co.uk

For sale. Spare parts for Gipsy I engine: new manufacture head gaskets, inlet and exhaust gaskets, inlet and Stellite exhaust valves, compression rings, etc. Contact Bruce Broady. Tel. +97 150 559 5824. (UAE.)

E-mail: broadybk@gmail.com

For disposal FOC , b uyer collects or arranges own transport: a pair of hand-made, stainless steel fuselage ferry tanks for DH.89A Dragon Rapide. 50 gallons capacity each. Equipment lockers attached to the tops. CAA Approved Modification CC01. Drawings and clearance documents to hand. Further details from David Cyster, Scotland. E-mail: david.cyster@virgin.net

Wanted. Starboard upper and starboard lower wing for DH.82A Tiger Moth. Details please to Stephen Eisenstein, Sherwood, Queens Road, Oswestry, Shropshire SY11 2JB, England. E-mail: eisenspine@gmail.com

Tiger Moth for sale. 400 hours on Gipsy Major engine, 7 hours on propeller. King digital radio with intercom. Recovered in Ceconite 15 years ago. Annual completed December 2017. Asking £36,000 which includes packing into a shipping container. Further details from Stu Davidson, South Africa. Tel. +041 581 7711. E-mail: stu@stu.co.za

For sale. Fairey-Reed propeller for Gipsy Major 10/2. P. 5.01, D. 6.75. serial FR32415. No EASA papers but works fine. 1,000 euros plus packing and delivery. Carlfred Dennefleh, Laudstrasse 60, 69502 Hemsbach, Germany. Tel. +49 06201 72322. Fax +49 06201 470206. (Germany.)

For sale . Unused pair of tyres and inner tubes for standard Hornet Moth wheels, purchased from the Club in anticipation of Hornet Moth ownership which never materialised. Now available, collect from Popham Airfield by arrangement. Ted Gardner. E-mail: tedgardneryb17@gmail.com

Wanted. Port and starboard Tiger Moth wingtip navigation lights and mounting frames and brackets. Offers please to Clive Denney, Audley End Airfield. E-mail: clive@vintagefabrics.co.uk

For sale. A complete DH.82A Tiger Moth dismantled into kit form, perfect for restoration to the highest standard. Kit includes all instruments and 720 channel radio. A Gipsy Major engine is available if required. All logbooks and full history. Offers. Available to view by appointment at Langham Airfield, Norfolk. Tel +44 (0)1328 830003 (GB) most working hours.

For sale. High quality fibreglass nose bowls for DH.82A Tiger Moth (US$250.00) and chin cowlings (US$150.00). Also a considerable stock of Tiger Moth spares including many parts for flying surfaces, landing gear, fuselage and controls. Also available some surplus parts from a DH.60M Moth project. Contact Ian Grace, Seattle, Washington, USA. E-mail: vintageminor@gmail.com

Wanted . A source of supply ex-stock or a manufacturing base for a tail trolley suitable for handling a tailskid-equipped Tiger Moth. Details please to Anthony Douglas-Hamilton, Goodwood, Sussex. E-mail: adh2962@gmail.com

For sale. DH.60 Moth centre section front and rear spar assemblies, part numbers H18979A and H18978A. The front spar assembly can be supplied either for the DH.60G or DH.60M. Contact Bruce Broady. Tel. +97 150 559 5824 (UAE.) E-mail: broadybk@gmail.com

Wanted . Port and starboard lower wings for a Tiger Moth. Anything considered. Offers please to Martin Haines, Somerset. Tel. +44 (0)7778 431399. (GB.) E-mail: martinhaines747@gmail.com

Wanted. Looking for a round-dial oil temperature gauge suitable for a 1938 DH.82A Tiger Moth operating in British Columbia, Canada. Please contact Chris Baldwin, Prince George, BC, Canada. E-mail: cmbaldwin@me.com

For a donation to the Lincs Air Ambulance you may wish to have my copies of the Manual of Instruction for the Gipsy Minor and Gipsy Major 1, 1C, 1D, 1F, 1G, HC and 7. Bill Fisher, Peterboorough, GB. E-mail: billfisher@obtmail.com

For sale . Gipsy Major engine parts located in Brazil. Use password ‘Gipsy Major' for Dropbox link: gipsymajorengines@gmail.com. Details from Club member Jose Fonseca. E-mail: jfernandoaf@gmail.com

Tiger Moth parts repaired, overhauled and recovered. Wings and other control surfaces, exchange service if required. All associated release paperwork, LAA/CAA provided. David Hodgkinson. Tel. +44 (0)1732 822686. (GB.)

Wanted . Front and rear windscreens for a Tiger Moth. Offers please to Conrad Heim, Queensland, Australia. E-mail: biplaneair@hotmail.com

Wanted . A set of Tiger Moth rudder cables. David Wildridge, Bicester, Oxfordshire. E-mail: dwildpig@gmail.com

 

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