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14684Re: [7mm NGA] Orphan seeks parent

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  • Sonnie Raee
    Apr 6, 2011
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      Frank,
      Could your Spud be looking for a De Winton to play with.
      Regards Sonnie


      --- On Tue, 5/4/11, Frank Sharp <robertfairlie@...> wrote:

      > From: Frank Sharp <robertfairlie@...>
      > Subject: [7mm NGA] Orphan seeks parent
      > To: 7mmnga@yahoogroups.com
      > Date: Tuesday, 5 April, 2011, 13:30
      > Hi,
      >
      >
      >
      > I'm usually very good about keeping parts for kits
      > together. Open a box and
      > there'll be the kit, motor, gearbox, wheels, plates, and
      > the instructions
      > with notes on of where to find photos etc. It means that
      > often years after I
      > bought it I can open the box and just start.
      >
      >
      >
      > In a drawer I've turned up a brand new Tenshodo SPUD, 31 mm
      > wheelbase. No
      > kit, no notes, all forlorn on its own. I've had it quite a
      > while from what
      > it is buried under, and maybe it was bought in error for a
      > shorter wheelbase
      > or as part of a job lot.
      >
      >
      >
      > I'd like to use it but I've been through ABS catalogue and
      > anything else I
      > can think of but I haven't found any body kit that fits.
      > Anyone know of
      > anything intended to take such a relatively long
      > wheelbase?
      >
      >
      >
      > I'm not really looking to sell it, but conversely if anyone
      > has a suitable
      > body kit to fit that they want rid of (cheaply) please
      > contact me OFF GROUP.
      > I'm looking for something that might have been around
      > 1920's /30's.
      >
      >
      >
      > Thanks
      >
      >
      >
      > Frank
      >
      >
      >
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