Category Archives: Austin 7 Chummy

None are so blind as those on 6v

Austin 7’s have a Lucas/CAV 6v generator that on a good day, going flat out will outup about 8 amps, so that’s 8 X 6 = 48 watts minus about 5 watts for the ignition so that leaves 43 watts, … Continue reading

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Shitty Weather great day

Today was one of those days that makes you appreciate your old car hobby.  I have spent most of the day in the shed working on the Chummy, relining the clutch and resealing the rear main bearing carrier.  This involved … Continue reading

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What was I up to?

I have been away from carcrank, I thought Facebook would do the job and it does but it also wastes so much time and then there is the politics so I have come back home also I have moved … Continue reading

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