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ENGLISH ROADSTERS: Crafty reflections.posted by: Chas
on 2/5/2010 at 10:03:54 AM
I fitted a white reflector under the glass of my front lamp to give it a new purpose.(couldn't source a battery so no good as a light).. What do you think?
Replies: RE:ENGLISH ROADSTERS: Crafty reflections.posted by Matthew on 2/5/2010 at 10:43:46 AM
Matthew - a bright spark by: 126.96.36.199
RE:ENGLISH ROADSTERS: Crafty reflections.posted by JDuck on 2/6/2010 at 9:33:18 AM
Chas What a great idea.
Jeff - Not as bright by: 188.8.131.52
RE:RE:ENGLISH ROADSTERS: Crafty reflections.posted by Chris on 2/9/2010 at 4:50:39 PM
There was a article written up on one of the larger Raleigh Chopper websites and it tells how to make up a working battery with modern batteries and a bit of bridge wiring available at Radio shack to make these old Eveready British/ Pifco lamps still usable. The Raleigh Chopper devotees prize these lights and the article tells you how to make up a battery kit.
Don't remember the exact web site but I'm sure it's still up on the net.
I love these lights especially the black enamel ones from the 1940's by: 184.108.40.206
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