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Old castings

Post by Putt-putt » Thu May 07, 2020 12:40 am

Hi, I have a box of old castings looking for homes. I got these when I bought a collection of motors off eBay a few years ago, they turned out to be really nice. Two puffins, long and short shaft, a mallard And this box of castings. They look very similar To the puffin but are slightly different so not sure what model they are for. I was told the lot was from a deceased estate in Leicester which could be a link to Haley’s engineering.
I’m hoping someone may be able to identify these parts and hopefully find homes for them.
Any help appreciated
Thanks
Lyndon
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Re: Old castings

Post by Oyster 49 » Fri May 08, 2020 4:21 pm

I might be interested, I have a couple of mallards myself. How much are you asking? Also are they all non machined?

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Post by Putt-putt » Fri May 08, 2020 7:05 pm

The castings look ready to use however I will get some detailed photos to have a look at. Not wanting money for these but to pass them on to someone who can make use of them and again help someone else

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Post by cookie1 » Sat May 09, 2020 8:06 pm

Hi , is there a Puffin transom bracket amongst it ? Also would you be able to post a picture of your Puffin so I could see what mine should look like , mines pretty rough . Thanks

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Re: Old castings

Post by Putt-putt » Sun May 10, 2020 2:16 pm

Hi, some pictures of my puffin. Rebuilt it with only a clean and a new plug cable, judging from the piston it had hardly been used.
There are some transom brackets amongst the parts I have See photos
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Post by Putt-putt » Sun May 10, 2020 2:18 pm

Pictures of parts I have, I think these are mostly for the Puffin
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Re: Old castings

Post by Charles uk » Sun May 10, 2020 3:12 pm

A Puffin 75, not many of those about!

Think I've only ever seen one.

It looks like the previous owner was preparing for a visit to the Scrap man.
Make it idiot proof and someone will make a better idiot.

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Post by Putt-putt » Sun May 10, 2020 6:29 pm

Not to far off from scrap man but I coated everything with oil to stop corrosion, just need a clean up !
I was surprised to find the puffin has stainless steel drive shaft, quite well made but almost no information on them besides what I found on this forum

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Post by cookie1 » Sun May 10, 2020 8:18 pm

Thanks very much for the pictures , I wasn't sure about my tank . I would be very interested in the transom bracket components if you are willing to sell them separately . I will post a picture of my sorry barn find
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Post by Putt-putt » Sun May 10, 2020 9:56 pm

You welcome to a set of brackets, there about 3 o4 pairs. I’m in the Coventry area if you able to collect

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Thanks I've sent you a message 👍

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No message has come through yet !

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Post by Putt-putt » Mon May 18, 2020 4:11 pm

Some clean bits
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Post by Putt-putt » Fri May 29, 2020 12:31 pm

Pics of more parts for puffin
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