Coburg Components Ltd.Read more
Glenmore Business Park,
Chichester, West Sussex,
Tel: +44 1483 266 787
Fax: +44 1483 266 788
Coburg took over the business of Hillcliff Tools who made thread repair kits and related supplies in Whitworth, BSF and BA sizes.
David PorterRead more
Contact name: David Porter
The Old Granary,
Lincoln LN5 0DF
Tel: +44 1522 810 840
David Porter owns and is rebuilding a Tiger Moth and has made available for sale reproductions of the tools that were furnished with de Havilland aeroplanes in the 1930s. These include plug and magneto spanners, the Autocleen filter spanner, the valve spring compressor, the set of 3 cylinder barrel spanners, feeler gauges and various more standard tools which once formed part of the DH kit. The tools are available individually, as a special tools set or as a full set. Further details on price and availability from David
Flying Restorations Ltd.Read more
Contact name: Steve Roberts, Martin Kimm
Old Warden Park,
Bedfordshire, SG18 9DU,
Tel: +44 7792 745 902
Mobile (cell): +44 7720 681 642
In 2013, after 30 years as part of the famous SkySport team, Steve Roberts and Martin Kimm launched Flying Restorations to continue the antique aircraft services that made SkySport’s international reputation. Will supply engine stands, etc.
John HarleyRead more
Contact name: John Harley
The Crossway, Billericay,
Essex, CM11 1EZ,
Tel: +44 1277 657 726
Mobile (cell): +44 7951 218 272
Ever struggled on your own getting your Tiger Moth out of the hangar? Here is a solution – John Harley has recently (6.2006) launched production of his unique all steel purpose designed Tiger tow bar, which features 180° turning range for tight manoeuvres and pneumatic tyres for easy handling. You can even chose the colour.
John Harley also makes a special aluminium tool for tightening – or undoing – Tiger Moth fuel tank caps
Tracy Tools Ltd.Read more
Unit 1, Parkfield Units,
Barton Hill Way,
Torquay, South Devon, TQ2 8JG,
Tel: +44 1803 328 603
Fax: +44 1803 328 157
A family owned business with extensive stocks of cutting tools, including for BSW, BSF and BA sizes.
Vintage Engine Technology Ltd.Read more
Contact name: Paul Sharman, Director
Little Gransden Airfield,
Bedfordshire, SG19 3BP,
Tel: +44 1767 651 794
Fax: +44 1767 651 794
Vintage Engine Technology has become a byword for excellence in the reconstruction of Gipsy series engines – and many others. After the retirement in 2017 of founder Mike Vaisey, Paul Sharman, long time Director of the company, has taken the lead role.