The major rebuild of 1775's engine has continued over the past two weeks:_ 1) Valves removed from cylinder heads 2) Valve seats cleaned up and "decarbonised" 3) Mating surfaces cleaned up 4) Leaking injector sleeves removed from front head, cleaned up and refitted with new [...]
As we had to remove many buses from the building to install the air line it became possible to photograph certain vehicles which are usually inaccessible. The attached photos are examples.
Royal Tiger 377 continues to progress steadily. The external bodywork is close to completion; recent work has included fitting all wheel arches, smoothing out the rear dome and fitting the side mouldings. Attention has now switched to the interior with refurbishment of the luggage racks. [...]
Work continues on our restorations with Royal Tiger 377, PD2 1349 and PD2 1467 all making progress. External bodywork on 377 is now almost complete following the fitting of all wheelarches and side beading. Attention is now moving to the interior with refurbishment of the [...]