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by Richgault
Tue Sep 24, 2019 8:44 pm
Forum: Gallery
Topic: Fast and Low
Replies: 9
Views: 1328

Re: Fast and Low

No.6....that is spot on mate...
by Richgault
Fri Aug 24, 2018 4:14 pm
Forum: The Fighter Control Mess
Topic: RAF Alconbury F-5 Gate Guard
Replies: 32
Views: 4527

Re: RAF Alconbury F-5 Gate Guard

Hi merlin37

Were you working at specialised at the time? This was all going on long before I got into the industry.
by Richgault
Thu Aug 23, 2018 9:09 am
Forum: The Fighter Control Mess
Topic: RAF Alconbury F-5 Gate Guard
Replies: 32
Views: 4527

Re: RAF Alconbury F-5 Gate Guard

Indeed that's him. And no not the same Peter.
The firm is still there...trades under Paxford Composites now. Some guys from the old 'bucket and brush' days are apparently still there but alot moved to other local firms including Lola and Composite Tooling Structures.
by Richgault
Wed Aug 22, 2018 5:43 pm
Forum: The Fighter Control Mess
Topic: RAF Alconbury F-5 Gate Guard
Replies: 32
Views: 4527

Re: RAF Alconbury F-5 Gate Guard

One of the guys working with me in our company's mould shop built this F5. Him and a team of about 10 who worked for Specialised Mouldings at the time spent I believe about a week taking splash moulds from an operational F5 in one of the hangars..... I think the moulding was split in about 8 differe...

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