The MG Airline Coupè Registry

 
     

Airline Suppliers

Several parts sources have come to light during my research efforts. A few of them are listed here.  If you know of any other suppliers of parts for Airline Coupes, please contact me.
lpalmer@roundaboutmanor.com

Ripaults' brand original 5-pointed bonnet catch.

Paul Beck Vintage Supplies

www.vintagecarparts.co.uk/part.phtml?PartID=933

Ripaults' screw down bonnet catch, new manufacture, 4 mounting holes approx approx 28mm and 24mm apart vertically, chromium top.  5 lobbed plain top as fitted to SS100 and Jaguar SS saloons (shown right) approx 85mm size.

Cost: £25.70 each

Door Handles

Paul Beck Vintage Supplies

http://www.vintagecarparts.co.uk/part.phtml?PartID=1043

Chromium plated plain shaped door handle, approx 105mm long, choice of escutcheon fixing holes of 38mm (small) or 42mm (large) hole centres. Available locking @ 11.55 and non locking @ 10.40

Cost: £10.40 each

 

Luvax Shocks and Parts

Graham Brown

 

Vintage and Classic Shock Absorbers,

203 Sanderstead Road,

South Croydon, Surrey CR2 OPN

44 (0)208-651-5347

 

New ash frames

Keith Portsmore

 

keith.portsmore@talk21.com

 

 

"Cathedral" Window Frames

 
 

Restoration Supply Company
5182-B Highland Valley Rd
 Escondido, CA 92025
 Order Desk     (800) 306-7008
Other Inquiries (760) 741-4014
         Fax           (760) 739-8843

nfo@restorationstuff.com

Ask for their part number MOU021, 5/8" x 3/16" half-oval brass molding. You'll need 3 4-foot sections. See pattern on the body details page.

 
 

Central Lubrication System Tubing

 
 

Online Metals
1138 West Ewing
Seattle, WA 98119
Phone: (800) 704-2157 OR (206) 285-8603
Fax: (800) 533-6350 OR (206) 285-7836
http://www.onlinemetals.com/merchant.cfm?pid=4373&step=4&showunits=inches

5/32" OD, .032" wall brass tubing
PA and PB require eight 6' lengths

 

 
 

Side Window Channel

 
 
Woolies http://www.woolies-trim.co.uk/ Part Number 310

2 meters needed for each door.

Double Track Window Channel. 19mm (3/4") overall width. Flexible metal inner covered in felt/rubber as used on Minis. Can be coiled for posting ....................................... £4.21 Per mtr

Note: Not all cars used this configuration. If your rear side window does not slide, this is NOT the part you need.

 
 

Windscreen Surround Rubber Seal

Paul Beck Vintage Supplies

 
 
RM43 rubber extrusion £2.32 for 1 meter
http://www.vintagecarparts.co.uk/en/1565~rubber+extrusion-details/

black, as per illustration.
base 8mm, overall 24mm, neck 4mm.

 

 

Dashboard Switches
Gregory's Auto Parts

 

 


 
 

 

 

ORIGINAL DASH SWITCH MILK CHURN SHAPE
KNOB IN BROWN AS FITTED MG
MOUNTING HOLE 2CM DIAMETER
£22.50
http://www.gregorysautoparts.co.uk/catalogue.php?t=0&c=517

 

 
 

PA and PB Airline Coupe Models

K & R Replicas

http://www.kandrreplicas.co.uk

 
 
 

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Last Update:  01/22/06