|A Call from Bernard Holmes at the Aston Martin Workshop|
Beamish, Co. Durham UK.
Can you help? "
|Wheel as it arrived -unserviceable! |
decided to build them a new ( improved) wheel.
|New spoke spacers made from brass & chromed.|
|new stainless steel spokes and|
( superior ) attachment blocks made.
|Using in-house hub to enable mounting.|
|Spokes re attached|
|Wheel complete -using original type black plastic finish.|
Original hub and horn centre retained and refitted in the UK.
|Original and new replica wheel together.|
|Meanwhile back at the Aston Martin Workshop,|
the '34 Lagonda, while waiting for her new
wheel to arrive from Australia,
is being totally rebuilt from the ground up.
|Wheel back in UK and fitted with|
temporary extra protection shield on wheel
|Waved off from the Great Wall of China.|
|Bob & Joe looking tired!|
|In for a tune up & car wash.|
|Bob and team mate Joe De Georgi|