DuttonOwners

Dutton Kit Cars and their owners

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Melos build

Started by Adam steward in Technical Questions. Last reply by Adrian Southgate on Friday. 28 Replies

Project Legerra

Started by Dave Adams in Build Diaries. Last reply by Dave Adams Feb 11. 160 Replies

Unlucky for some

Started by Dave Taylor in Technical Questions Feb 5. 0 Replies

Aluminium Front Hubs

Started by Brian Victor Arthur Pratt in Technical Questions. Last reply by Adrian Southgate Feb 2. 1 Reply

odd message

Started by Scott Grimson in Technical Questions. Last reply by Jack Findon Jan 18. 8 Replies

Seats for a Pheaton S3

Started by Chip Hanback in Technical Questions. Last reply by Chip Hanback Jan 17. 1 Reply

Scammers

Started by Dave Taylor in Site Issues Dec 7, 2019. 0 Replies

Instructions on how to change your profile picture.

Started by Adrian Southgate in Top Tips. Last reply by Adrian Southgate Dec 7, 2019. 15 Replies

Profile photo

Started by Dave Taylor in Site Issues. Last reply by Adrian Southgate Dec 5, 2019. 8 Replies

 

Latest Activity

Adrian Southgate replied to Adam steward's discussion Melos build
"The Highland Green is a good colour for the Melos body shape.  Excellent choice."
Friday
Adam steward replied to Adam steward's discussion Melos build
Thursday
Adam steward replied to Adam steward's discussion Melos build
"So been a while since I updated this the car has had the chassis painted and the body painted in Ford highland green. I also picked up a pair of brand new seats for 100 quid 10 miles from my house."
Thursday
Dave Adams replied to Dave Adams's discussion Project Legerra
"Well I was hoping to have this done for stoneleigh this year..... however taking 2 weeks off over Christmas and spending the whole time full of flu, has put paid to those plans still intend to have it done for this year though"
Feb 11
Paul langham left a comment for Dave Taylor
"Many thanks for adding me to the group. Hopefully I'll have my S1 rebuilt by Stoneleigh."
Feb 6
Jens Anter left a comment for Jens Anter
"Thanks! Appreciate"
Feb 5
Dave Taylor posted a discussion

Unlucky for some

Unlucky for some 13 culled not logged in since 2016.Use it or lose itSee More
Feb 5
Dave Taylor left a comment for Paul langham
"Welcome to the site"
Feb 5
Dave Taylor left a comment for Jens Anter
"Welcome to the site"
Feb 5
Profile IconJens Anter and Paul langham joined DuttonOwners
Feb 5
Garry Parker commented on Harry Newton's blog post Dutton Phæton Series 1. Year built 1979
"Hello, where about in france are you?"
Feb 3
Adrian Southgate replied to Brian Victor Arthur Pratt's discussion Aluminium Front Hubs
"I've linked this to the facebook group."
Feb 2
Brian Victor Arthur Pratt posted a discussion

Aluminium Front Hubs

I have a set of  Aluminium Front Hubs with Ford PCD studs to fit S1 S2 Phaeton or any  Car using Triumph Spitfire etc front suspension  , New and unused  £100      postage is around £7See More
Feb 2
Dave Taylor left a comment for Ed Jubber
"Welcome to the site"
Feb 2
Ed Jubber is now a member of DuttonOwners
Feb 2
Harry Newton posted a blog post

Dutton Phæton Series 1. Year built 1979

After more than 30 years in storage I have finally transported my beloved Dutton to my home in France. Now to start the restoration of the car. At first look at the body reveals lots of gelcoat blisters and stress cracks, so a major cosmetic job is planned, but the original colour will be retained. The chassis looks like it has survived the 30 years intact, I did paint it with Hammerite when I built the car and used Waxoyl in the tubes where I could. I will find out more when I remove the body and aluminum side panels, which only have a little surface corrosion. I know that the bellhousing has to be replaced as it was cracked before I laid the car up. The brake system will need a major overhaul, I have already had to remove a brake drum to move the car on to the trailer. The last MOT it had in 1983 had an advisory of excess play in the steering rack and joints, 30 years of sitting would not have repaired that problem. The hood and doors were in good order, until I lost the driver’s…See More
Jan 31
Jack Findon left a comment for Adrian Southgate
"you mentioned engine mounts so I took these pics and also some other shots to give you a better idea of condition and provenance. Let me know your thoughts. I have about 3k invested which doesn't sound a lot but I am still hoping that I can get…"
Jan 27
Jack Findon commented on Jack Findon's album
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resurrection

"Just to show her off in the best light. Engine mounts might help to identify the provenance of the frame."
Jan 27
Jack Findon posted photos
Jan 27
Jack Findon posted photos
Jan 27
 
 
 

Blog Posts

Work continues on the B Plus.

Posted by Andrew Pounder on December 31, 2019 at 6:46 1 Comment

A Major Leap Forwards

Posted by Toby Fitzgerald on December 9, 2019 at 18:55 3 Comments

Dutton phaeton chassis number

Posted by Allan Gilroy on October 21, 2019 at 20:50 1 Comment

Keeping this show on the road.

Posted by Toby Fitzgerald on September 25, 2019 at 21:34 2 Comments

Melos for sale! Reduced price!

Posted by Chris Chester on September 3, 2019 at 17:41 1 Comment

trimmer

Posted by Paul barford on April 30, 2019 at 14:04 7 Comments

New Owner

Posted by Andrew Pounder on April 10, 2019 at 21:05 5 Comments

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