The Moth Service Register

Croydon Aircraft Company,
(Colin Smith),
Old Mandeville Airfield,
No. 6 R.D.,
New Zealand.
Tel: 64 3 208 9755
Fax: 64 3 208 4288
(Gipsy Moth and Tiger Moth fuel tanks available complete with JAA Form 1)

Hartwig Fuel cells Ltd.
(Jim Newman or Butch Hartwig)
512 Airline Road,
Winnnipeg St. Andrews Airport,
St. Andrews, Manitoba,
R1A 3P3,
Tel: +1 204 668 3234
Fax: +1 204 339 3351
(Hartwig makes and repairs rubber fuel cell bladders, which your average Moth doesn’t need. But if you own slightly later DH aeroplanes this is the place to find the rubber tanks you are looking for. Both the 9 and 12 gallon Chipmunk tanks can be delivered against either UK or Canadian part numbers, but check out the repair service first)

de Havilland Moth Club,
23 Hall Park Hill,
Hertfordshire HP4 2NH.
Tel/Fax: 01442 862077
(Check through the Stock Box for availability of standard tanks (DH60 & DH82), long range tanks and fuel tank sight glasses at

G & M Aerotanks,
(Grant Garner)
30 Conway Road, Hucknall,
Nottingham NG15 6GS,
Tel: +44 115 953 6442
(12 years experience making and repairing 19 gallon main tanks for the DH60 and DH82 using original manufacturing methods but from 22swg (0.028” where original size was 0.022” or 0.018”). Tanks are built using original or new fittings, both fittings and stiffeners are riveted with copper rivets and soldered.  Supplied with new glass fuel gauge, pressure tested to 1.5 psi, unpainted.  Conformity documentation available)

Henry Labouchere,
Bluetile Farm House,
Field Dalling,
Norfolk NR25 7AS.
Tel: +44 1328 830 003 or ‘431
Fax: +44 1328 830 232
Email:  or
(We specialise in all DH aircraft up to Rapide (no jets); Cessna 180/185 and bush aircraft (Maule, Piper Cub, etc.))

Merlin Engineers Ltd.,
(Chris Baglin),
110 Cinques Road,
Gamlingay, Sandy,
Beds., SG19 3NR,
Tel: +44 1767 650 824
Fax: +44 1767 650 048
Mobile: 07899 943 937
Email:<br> (Merlin Engineers was founded in 2001 and specialises in repair and fabrication in metal sheet and tube for historic aviation and motorsport projects. The company has made fuel tanks for modern and classic aircraft )

( Skytrade (International) Ltd.
(Philip Stott),
Higher Perry Farm,
Cheriton Fitzpaine, Crediton,
Devon EX17 4BQ,
Tel : +44 1884 860 202
Fax : +44 1884 861 610
Email :
(Free catalogue on request)

Unique Design and Fabrications,
(Mark or Andy Baxter)
46 Dawson Close,
NG16 2ES,
Tel:+44 1773 787 193
Mobile (Andy): +44 7711 813 739
Mobile (Mark): +44 7900 001 104
Email: a.baxter46@ntlworldcom
(Unique Design and Fabrications Ltd manufactures long range fuel tanks for the DH82. These are built to the original de Havilland design and are delivered with tank supports and brackets that pick up on all the correct mounting holes in the fuselage)

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This page last updated on 15 July, 2018.

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