BRASS FITTING - 1

 This section is devoted to extra fine brass fittings. Ideal for the scratch builder or the modeller you wishes to inhance a new kit by replacing certain fittings with extra high quality ones. Where possible all fittings as operational.

BRASS SHIEVES

Solid brass shieves available in various sizes and types.


 SIZEQUANTITY
 MATERIALPRICE
    
 4.0 MM
2
 BRASS £0.75
 5.0 MM
 2 BRASS £0.75
 6.0 MM
 2 BRASS £0.75


ALL THE ABOVE HAVE A 1.0MM BORE.

                                      

BRASS SHIPS BELLS.

Three Ships bells. The smaller unit is turned brass while the larger units arepressed brass plated steel with a solid brass ring. These are very nice units.

 SIZE/DIA MATERIAL PRICE 
    
  
    
 11.0MM BRASS PLATED STEEL AND TURNED BRASS MOUNTING. NOT SHOWN SAME AS 10.0MM TYPE.
 £1.25 
    
 12.0MM BRASS PLATED STEEL AND TURNED BRASS MOUNTING
 £1.50 
    


ANCHOR SHACKLE.

ANCHOR SHACKLES PRICED AT ONLY £1.60 EACH


 SPECIAL SHACKLE.

Here we have a new ( FEB 2017) HEAVY DUTY metal shackle. These are very suitable 14th, 12th, 10th scale models. The units a finished in a red finish that is very durable. They are threaded hence are very secure when fitted. The threaded pin has a hole in it so that a lanyard can be made by the modeller to fit to the unit. Size is 18.5 x 12.0 mm. Pin is 4.0mm thick.

MOUNTING BRACKET.

Here we have a new mounting bracket (FEB 2017. ) in metal and powder coated on red. Supplied with four mounting nuts and cross headed chromed screws. These units are ideal as deck brackets on larger models and look great at 14th, 12th and 10th scale. Base size is 13mm square. The total height of the mounting lug including the base is 9.0mm. These units are to a very high finish. I only have limited number as I want to see what the demand is for these before getting more in.

 LARGE HOOK FOR TUG TOWING.

Here we have a large hook with two mounting flanges making it ideal for mounting on model tugs. It would be suitable for 1/32 scale and 1/24th scale applications. The hook is 21.0mm long and 14.0mm high and is 4.0mm thick. It has a throat 4.0mm throat making this ideal for towing with 4mm cordage. This unit is the best hook I have ever seen for scale models, they are supplied powder coated in red and come will a stainless steel cap bolt and nut. (FEB 2017).

WIRE THIMBLES - BRASS AND BLACK ONES.

Here we have wire thimbles, made from brass. Ideal for making strops. The brass coloured unit and the black units come in 0.6mm only. Once the wires are fitted we strongly recommend whipping the ends to seal them It also makes them look nicely finished. It is possible to open the ends up slightly to take 0.8mm cables or wires, rope etc. Supplied in packs of 10. Please note that the brass colour units are not shown but are exactly the same shape as the black units. Both packs are priced at only £1.20 per pack.

BRONZE RIGGING THIMBLE.

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The whipped thimble is for display only, it is not included with the thimble packs!!!!!

Here we have three sizes of bronze cast rigging thimbles. At the top of the picture you can see an example of one in use after having been whipped to a cable.



EXAMPLE OF THE THIMBLES MADE UP USING OUR COTTON CABLE - MODELLED BY A DUTCH MODELLER - EXCELLENT WORK.
THESE ARE NOT FOR SALE THEY ARE SIMPLY TO SHOW THE THIMBLES IN USE.

SIZE                                                           QUANTITY IN PACK                                  MATERIAL                             PRICE.

SMALL  3.5MM LONG                                               2                                                  BRONZE                               £ 1.25

MEDIUM 6.0MM LONG                                             2                                                  BRONZE                               £ 1.50

LARGE 8.0MM LONG                                                2                                                 BRONZE                               £ 1.75

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BRASS HANDRAIL BRACKETS.

Here we have five different sizes of turned handrail brackets. The "tails" are threaded. These units are ment to be fitted to upright surfaces with the exception on railway engines and the roof ' s of slipper launches etc. Now in packs of ten.

SIZE                  BORE SIZE          QUANTITY IN PACK                  MATERIAL                                 PRICE

1.6MM                       0.8MM                            10                                     BRASS                                   £2.20

2.0MM                       1.0MM                            10                                     BRASS                                   £2.20

2.5MM                       1.3MM                            10                                     BRASS                                   £2.20


                              

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STEAM WHISTLES.  

 Here we have two types of non - working steam whistles in cast bronze.  Both a superb copies of the original type of whistles and they look superb once fitted to your model.
  


Here is the Mk 1 type steam whistle priced at only £ 4. 75 each.