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Anton Lancaster - 11th January 2018
1973 dennis F48 fire engine breaking for parts only
1973 dennis F48 fire engine breaking for parts only Engine sold and gearbox No ladders or fire fighting equipment available
Please message. Me with any parts required Any parts will be cheap as chips would rather sell parts off cheaply to keep other engines alive than see it scrapped.
We are located in Derbyshire J28 M1 area.
Please Contact Anton Lancaster 07542 553702

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Paul Mayhead - 30th December 2017
Dennis Brothers Early 5 litre Petrol engine
I am rebuilding a 5 litre Dennis Brothers T head petrol engine. Does anyone know what size and type of carburettor was fitted to these engines?
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Arthur Hinch - 5th December 2017
1925 Dennis Lorry
Wanted, for 1925 Dennis 30 cwt lorry:- starter, dynamo, headlamps and lights also control box for same.
Also help with information on this model:-
Should a fuel filter be fitted?
Will it be possible to obtain a suitable speedometer and drive cable?
Also needed, a plunger type oil pressure gauge, are these available?
Please Contact Secretary secretary@dennissociety.org.uk

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John Hinson - 24th November 2017
Dennis rear axle from 1930s
Dennis rear axle from 1930s Dennis lorry which was broken up some years ago. Measures approx 7' 2" across tyres, four ten stud wheels attached. Currently located near High Wycombe, Bucks but site is being cleared soon and there is risk it might end up in a skip.
Free to a good home, but prompt collection essential.
Please Contact Secretary secretary@dennissociety.org.uk

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Alan - 4th November 2017
F26 Brakes
Hi I am looking for brake master cylinder parts for my 1960 F26. Can anyone help please?
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Nigel Fryer - 19th October 2017
Information Wanted
Owners of 1929 Dennis E Type Bus, Dixon Body, are seeking information on battery charging arrangements, 3-brush dynamos, voltage control boards and/or circuit diagrams. Can anyone help please?
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Malcolm Tomlinson - 12th October 2017
Wanted - Handbrake Ratchet
The owners of a 1957 Dennis AV1 ex Middlesex ambulance require help in location spare parts for the handbrake ratchet mechanism. Anyone able to help with parts or any information is asked to contact the Secretary.
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Joe McCool - 12th October 2017
4 cyl Engine For Sale
We recently installed a Gardner 4LK in a Dennis fire engine.
Full story is here: www.tangentengineering.co.uk/index.php/dennis
We have the original petrol engine for sale if anyone is interested. It has two plugs in each cylinder. It was running fine when removed from the vehicle and still turns over fine.
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Peter McCombie - 25th September 2017
Dennis Ace - Speedometer Wanted
I have some friends putting an Ace back on the road. One of the missing parts is a Smiths 0-60 mph speedometer with trip (face mounted reset). Body diameter 80mm.
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Dennis Society - 20th September 2017
Ladder for sale or Swap
Ladder for sale or Swap. An enthusiast with a a green goddess has an old Dennis wooden fire engine ladder for sale. Located Glasgow. Offers. Or swap with an aluminium ladder proper to the green goddess machine.
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Tim Stubbs - 15th September 2017
Wanted - Cylinder Head Gasket
Cylinder Head Gasket for a Dennis O6 engine. A member requires a gasket for an engine repair. Does anyone have one please?
We may need to commission a production run of new head gaskets so if anyone with an O6 engine is likely to need them, please get in touch so we can assess quantities required.
Please Contact Secretary secretary@dennissociety.org.uk

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John Holmes - 1st September 2017
Wanted
I am looking for a radiator badge for our Dennis Ace which we have at the Mid Light Suffolk Railway, can anyone help please?
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Jason Thornhill - 26th August 2017
For Sale - Dennis Condor
For Sale. 1990 11m Dennis Condor/Duple Metsec double decker. 110 seats. New to China Motor Bus of Hong Kong as DM17 passing to New World First Bus in 1998. Shipped back to the UK in 2003 for preservation. Standard Gardner 6LXCT 10.45 litre engine with Voith Diwa D851 transmission. Current MOT so ready to rally. Offers in the region of 7,000.
Please Contact Secretary secretary@dennissociety.org.uk

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Geoffrey Marsh - 18th August 2017
Free to a good home - Dennis Luton Van
Marsh Plant have for disposal a Dennis furniture removing vehicle converted to carry a fairground organ, which was removed some time ago. Please see pictures of the vehicle, which has stood for some time. It has a BMC diesel engine, which is turned over periodically. They would like to donate the vehicle to a collector and all that they require is that the vehicle be taken away from the premises in Havant, near Portsmouth. Please reply to:- Geoffrey Marsh, Marsh Plant Holdings Limited, New Lane, Havant, Hampshire, PO9 2LZ. Telephone 02392 482323.
E-Mail gemarsh@marshplant.com

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Chris Brook - 17th August 2017
Wanted
Wanted for 4 cylinder side valve engine a set of points and a fan belt
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