The Moth Service Register
7A. Clothing (includes Helmets and Goggles)

Air Supply Aviation Store Ltd.,
(Ken Cothliffe)
97 High Street,
Yeadon, Leeds,
LS19 7TA,
England
Tel: +44 113 250 9581
Fax:+44 113 250 0119
Email: ken@airsupply.co.uk
(Sun in the eyes? Try an Air Supply Tiger Moth cap, and for a little extra with a brass logo. Ken’s store is a walk from the General Aviation side of Leeds Bradford airport.  Owner and Moth Club member Ken C actively supports the Yorkshire Air Museum & the Air Yorkshire Aviation Society and Woburn)

AirGear New Zealand
(Russell Brodie)
1 Brodie Road,
Rangitata Island,
RD 26, Temuka,
New Zealand
Tel/Fax: +64 (0) 3 693 8675
(AirGear clothing was initiated to commemorate the 70th Birthday of the Tiger Moth. Since then clothing with other DH monograms has become available)

Aviation Optical & Medical Ltd.,
(Tony and Daniel Bleetman)
Coventry Aeroplane Club Building,
Rowley Road, Coventry,
CV3 4FR, England
Tel: +44 2476 304 444
Fax: +44 2476 302 422
Email: aviationoptical@btconnect.com
(Coventry airport based, Aviation Optical can not only sort you out with the glasses you really need for your kind of flying but can also make you a splendid pair in the form of Tiger Moth compatible goggles)

Björn Blomstrand F:A,
Mommehals Skola,
S-593 96 Vastervik,
Sweden
Tel: +46 490 24000
Fax: +46 490 26518
Email: bjorn.0490.24000@telia.com
(Quality leather belts with cast brass buckle bearing DH monogram)

Campbell Aero Classics NZ Ltd.,
(Ivan Campbell),
Box 14-208,
Christchurch International Airport,
New Zealand
Tel: +64 3 312 8008
Fax: +64 3 312 8300 or +64 28 326 4464
Email: info@campbellaeroclassics.com
(Fed up with having to wear a motor cycle helmet in a Tiger Moth?  Campbell makes leather covered Kevlar helmets, beautifully crafted to look like period flying helmets. Various models, including 30s style white leather version for the modern Miss Johnsons)

Celtic Sheepskin,
Unit B, Treboggan Industrial Estate,
Newquay, Cornwall, TR7 2SX,
England
Tel: +44 1637 871 605
Fax: +44 1637 851 989
Email: support@celtic-sheepskin.co.uk
(Makers of the famous Ugg Sheepskin boots, for keeping the feet warm however high you fly and on every other occasion. For pilots, check out the high version of the “Celtic” model. Prospective purchasers please note: if you buy any goods through this link a 5% rebate goes to the Moth Club general fund. Click on the “Celtic Sheepskin” link on this page and buy through the site)

de Havilland Moth Club,
Staggers,
23 Hall Park Hill,
Berkhamsted,
Hertfordshire HP4 2NH,
England
Tel/Fax: +44 1442 862 077
Email: dhmothclub@dhmothclub.co.uk
(Real Moth Goggles are available from the Club Stock Box: http://www.dhmothclub.co.uk/stockbox/sboxmiscl.htm.There is also a wide range of shirts, caps and jackets blazoned with the new “Moth” logo – illustrations and details available from the Club: http://www.dhmothclub.co.uk/stockbox/regalia/

D. Lewis Ltd.,
3-5 Whitfield Street,
London, W1T 2SA, England
Tel: +44 207 636 4314
Email: info@lewisleathers.com
(See link http://www.lewisleathers.com/173.html for pictures and a detailed description of the Lewis’ reintroduction of the flying boots they made in the 1930s)

Mart Aviation,
(Sue Taylor)
P.O.Box 39,
Hull,
HU6 7NF, England
Tel/Fax: +44 1964 614 766
Email: info@martaviation.com
(Family firm specialising in military clothing.  Stock includes leather jackets, RAF gloves, goggles, etc.)

MotorCowboy
(Jim Evans)
1307 W. Swanton Road,
Oak Harbor, WA 98277
USA
Tel: +1.360.544.6699
Tel (US only, 08.00 – 18.00 WST): 1.888.613.8893
Email: Jim@MotorCowboy.com
(MotorCowboy makes every kind of boot imaginable, and some that are not. Their superb replica 1936 RAF flying boots are tailor made, and you will find a guide to the measurements to be sent in a video clip on MotorCowboy’s site)

Russell Needleman Opticians
(Russell Needleman)
Ophthalmic Optician
11 High Street
Hitchin
Hertfordshire, SG5 1BH
England
Tel : +44 1462 433 838
(So you wondered how the eyesight of Moth pilots stays forever young? Russell Needleman fits prescription lenses into traditional Mk VIII RAF goggles, so that you can impress the girls and see them at the same time…)

Timeless
(Jeff Watts)
46 Broom Close,
Taverham, Norwich,
Norfolk, NR8 6FS,
England
Mobile: +44 (0) 7932 150 312
Phone from overseas: +44 (0) 1603 869 747
Email: timeless0927@gmail.com
(Timeless has been supplying kit to Moth Club members for over ten years. This is where you can find RAF/USAF bonedomes, RAF general kit, boots, cold weather jackets & trousers, real leather and sheepskin coats, scarves, gloves, and masks.  WWII hand made leather helmets are made to order with boom microphones incorporated)

Z-ien Fashion and Design
(Ineke Voeten)
Watermolenstraat 30,
Roosendaal, 4708 AN,
The Netherlands
Email: zijdeatelier@home.nl
(White100% silk scarves supplied worldwide, warm in winter, cool in summer, ideal for open cockpit flying)
 


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