"Ah ok thanks,
That's very interesting about mine.
Not sure if this might shed some light, the guy I bought it off said that mine is a "Phaeton 6" as it had the triumph 6 cylinder engine. There's even a (albeit badly faded)…"
"The 'spare' matches both the scuttles I have recently had in my possession.
One was definitely S2 the other was probably S1 (collected with an S1 body)
I'm not familiar with your design of scuttle at all. "
One of my next upcoming big jobs is going to be completely re-wiring the car from scratch. My original idea was to cut the scuttle off and then create a system where it is easily removable for ease of maintenance in the future. Seeing that Paul had done this with his car has reinforced my thinking however I know he changed the layout of his quite a bit whereas I'd like to keep mine as original as possible, IE made with fibreglass in the original shape.I have a spare scuttle that came with my car however, looking at it, I'm not entirely sure it's actually for a Phaeton 2. Here's the spare and this is the one on my car. Are they both just slightly different varients?Also (and unfortunately I don't have any good pictures to highlight it but…See More
"When I did the green Legerra I used gold hammerite smooth, minimum of two coats and in some places a third coat using an aerosol. It lasted a couple of years but most has just worn off with being battered by spray from 47000 miles of abuse.
So my rear suspension upgrades are progressing well with Dave at Track Developments.I have given him a tin of POR15 Rust Preventative Paint to paint everything with when he is done to stop it immediately going rusty, however it seems that it's going to need an overcoat.What kind of product should I be using on the underside to protect and paint all the metal parts? (chassis, axle, suspension links etcSee More
"Thanks in advance for your help
Is the Dutton owners club still going? if you remember I sent off my subscription but did not get a reply from the membership sevretary.
It is not a problem but now I have revived my project I would like to be more of…"