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Churchill Johnson



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PostPosted: Tue Jan 01, 2019 12:16 am    Post subject: bronze steering nut Reply with quote

I have a new nut as above made by logo on box is B&A or BeA looking on net it looks like a burman-douglas, patent number list's it around 1951+ but how can i find out what car it fit's can i measure it then one of the experts on here could identify it don't ask for photo it's hard enough to get film's for my box brownie now...
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peter scott



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PostPosted: Tue Jan 01, 2019 12:01 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

I don't have a list of nut dimensions but if the following matches then I might be interested.

Steering nut 2 1/8" * 3" long, i/d 7/8" o/d 1 1/4" 4 start. peg dia

Peter

If you can see the reference number used here then this list might help.


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Rootes75



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PostPosted: Tue Jan 01, 2019 1:23 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

That some very useful reference information Peter.
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Churchill Johnson



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PostPosted: Tue Jan 01, 2019 7:36 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Many thank's s/n on box 136 i thought that was just a spurious part number did check size 2. 1/2" long x 1.7/8" o/d l/h thread which is standard 9-10 hp i have had it for 43 yrs ...
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BigJohn



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PostPosted: Tue Jan 01, 2019 10:38 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Brown Bros catalogue Peter? Excellent reference books. I think we must have the same one.
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peter scott



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PostPosted: Thu Jan 03, 2019 3:54 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

BigJohn wrote:
Brown Bros catalogue Peter? Excellent reference books.


Just so. I think mine is 1954 but would need to nip upstairs to confirm that.

Peter Very Happy
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