WTH??!?! Have you seen this item on ebay.

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Andrew1967 wrote:
Sat Oct 17, 2020 9:02 pm
Southwest wrote:
Sat Oct 17, 2020 8:56 pm
https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/274537883160
:shock:
The guy that reconditions my pumps says always beware of very old NOS pumps as there's always a chance that they will leak due to ageing of the seal.
and is it really worth taking the chance to fit one, only to find it leaks....

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Exminiman wrote:
Sun Oct 18, 2020 9:40 am
Andrew1967 wrote:
Sat Oct 17, 2020 9:02 pm
Southwest wrote:
Sat Oct 17, 2020 8:56 pm
https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/274537883160
:shock:
The guy that reconditions my pumps says always beware of very old NOS pumps as there's always a chance that they will leak due to ageing of the seal.
and is it really worth taking the chance to fit one, only to find it leaks....
Sold one on eBay last year for 99p plus postage

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Exminiman wrote:
Sun Oct 18, 2020 9:40 am
Andrew1967 wrote:
Sat Oct 17, 2020 9:02 pm
Southwest wrote:
Sat Oct 17, 2020 8:56 pm
https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/274537883160
:shock:
The guy that reconditions my pumps says always beware of very old NOS pumps as there's always a chance that they will leak due to ageing of the seal.
and is it really worth taking the chance to fit one, only to find it leaks....
No, not really !!

Nice box though.... can't beat a nice box ;)

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Andrew1967 wrote:
Sun Oct 18, 2020 8:08 pm
Exminiman wrote:
Sun Oct 18, 2020 9:40 am
Andrew1967 wrote:
Sat Oct 17, 2020 9:02 pm


The guy that reconditions my pumps says always beware of very old NOS pumps as there's always a chance that they will leak due to ageing of the seal.
and is it really worth taking the chance to fit one, only to find it leaks....
No, not really !!

Nice box though.... can't beat a nice box ;)
Somebody has bought it... so they now have a nice box!

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That's called "patina" :lol:

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Southwest wrote:
Sun Oct 18, 2020 8:42 pm
https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/124393758326
And its chipped!
Re-listed, I think, didn't sell last time out....You’d think there would be people queuing up

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Are they mini or Riley 1.5/Wolseley 1500?

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Riley 1.5 Mk1 I reckon ;)

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