The 10th International Portafold & Ansfold Gathering (i.e. 2018)

Following the huge success of the 9th International Gathering we'll be at Retrofestival again. It's a massive show now and is popular with everyone.

It's held at the Newbury Showground, Priors Court, Hermitage, Thatcham, West Berkshire, RG18 9QZ; on the weekend of the 10th, 11th & 12th of August 2018.

Don't book with the organisers, contact me to get your pitch saved.

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by shaun_pierce
Wed, 22 Nov 2017, 11:45 am
Forum: Modifications & Upgrades
Topic: Roof lifter
Replies: 15
Views: 8518

Lifting Winch

Saw one of these at a Portafold International some years ago and decided to get one made.
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by shaun_pierce
Mon, 09 Jul 2012, 10:41 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: Portafold at LeMans Classic 2012
Replies: 1
Views: 2042

Portafold at LeMans Classic 2012

Took the Portafold to the LeMans Classic 2012 over the weekend. Received a hugh amount of interest both from the British and French classic car contingent. Most people wanted to know what colour I was going to paint it. http://farm9.staticflickr.com/8160/7538877464_0f8b72ac27_b.jpg http://farm9.stat...
by shaun_pierce
Thu, 19 Jan 2012, 12:07 am
Forum: Owners Gallery
Topic: New member with '72 Portafold
Replies: 8
Views: 4704

Re: New member with '72 Portafold

Hi Debbie, Here are some photos to motivate you (I spent 6 hours last Saturday wet sanding by hand, ice on the van when I started and when I finished). Van after collection: P1060046.JPG Flaking paint on the roof: P1060241.JPG Prep for painting: P1060137.JPG A big thanks to Matthew for explaining ho...
by shaun_pierce
Mon, 16 Jan 2012, 11:06 pm
Forum: Owners Gallery
Topic: New member with '72 Portafold
Replies: 8
Views: 4704

New member with '72 Portafold

Hi All, I recently purchased a Portafold off eBay. :thumbup: Pictures to follow... She needs a bit of work; :thumbdown: - the paint is cracked and flaking (the roof being the worst) - the roof has sagged in places (any suggestions on how best to fix this?) - the ceiling is flaking - the interior cou...