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.

Rubber Coated Foam Strips

Things you've sourced that are suitable for Portafolds or Ansfolds.
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Gordon McLaren
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Rubber Coated Foam Strips

Post by Gordon McLaren » Sat, 19 Jul 2008, 2:50 pm

Found a supplier for the 4 rubber coated vertical foam corner strips for the Portafold. Mine were well past their best, either splitting or perishing at the ends. Found a small trade stall at my local show (Scottish vintage vehicle show, Glamis) who had a sample board with all types of foam covered rubber section. The one i chose and ordered was fractionally thicker, but as it turns out this is better anyway. Received a length of 5 metres today and fitted in about 20 minutes. 4 metres would have done, but i've got a spare metre now. :D

Here's his adress Mr G. Watson, Key Restoration Services, 8 Derwent View, Brackenholme Business Park, Nr Selby, North Yorks YO8 6EL
Telephone 0775 3856092

No website, as speaking to him he seems to be busy enough attending all the shows in the year.

Cost £4.20 metre + carriage Part number to Quote SCR026

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demondriverdave
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Rubber Coated Foam Strips

Post by demondriverdave » Mon, 21 Jul 2008, 7:57 pm

Gordon,

Being a bit dim, where do they go and what do they look like (any pictures ?)

Dave.

Gordon McLaren
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Another supplier found for foam strips

Post by Gordon McLaren » Sun, 07 Sep 2008, 7:40 am

go to this link for sponge extrusion for corner seals. same price £4.20 metre , not sure about carriage.

http://www.vintagecarparts.co.uk/en/160 ... n-details/

cheers gordon

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