Articles tagged Desmo Ltd.

Page 18 of November 1956 archive issue thumbnail Page 18, November 1956

Some accessories at Earls Court

Automotive Products Ltd. Improved suspension joints and automatic transmissions are on view and oil and fuel filters. Stand 369. Avon India Rubber Co Ltd. The Avon Winter Safety tyre is on view together with the HM Airseal, which has no tube. Stand 205. Bosch Ltd. New exhibits are the P 11S sparking pings designed for motor-scooter engines and the M 11S range which has been introduced for the...

Page 39 of August 1924 archive issue thumbnail Page 39, August 1924

New Equipment for Sporting Cars and Motor Cycles

ew gguipnterii-P r Pporlizig Cars S ilidar Cycles The Petrol Miser. Although there may be some little doubt as to the derivation of the name which Runbakens have applied to one of their latest inventions, the " Petrol Miser," there can be no disputing that in any event it is the mot juste. The automatic carburettor which is capable of making, of its own accord, without human interference,...

Page 25 of January 1928 archive issue thumbnail Page 25, January 1928


ACCESSORIES FOR THE 1928 CAR. IT is at this time of the year, when the 1928 car is on the point of being delivered, or the 1927 car is being overhauled for another year of service, that the enthusiastic owner turns his attention to the matter of accessories for the embellishment and greater glory of his car. To the sportsman the choice is somewhat simplified, in that he rejects with scorn any...

Page 12 of December 1952 archive issue thumbnail Page 12, December 1952

Enthusiasts' Directory: No.4 - Pass And Fog-Lamps

Introduction Pass or fog-lamps have a well-deserved place on fast cars, especially those used for rallies, for the enthusiast usually prides himself, or herself, on a knowledge and appreciation of proper lighting equipment. Headlamps are normally constructed with twin-filament optical units. Only one of these can be in accurate focus; the other is out of focus and used for the dipped anti-dazzle...

Page 29 of October 1924 archive issue thumbnail Page 29, October 1924

DESMO. Stand 328.

The most interesting exhibit on the stand of Desmo, Ltd., 31, Stafford Street, Birmingham, is the Automatic Windscreen Cleaner, which is operated by the left foot after the manner of an accelerator pedal, or by a control mounted on the door. The method of operation is quite ingenious and worthy of study.

Page 20 of March 1956 archive issue thumbnail Page 20, March 1956


ENTHUSIASTS' DIRECTORY: No. 8, Tyre Equipment INTRODUCTION WITH the winter season in full swing, many motoring enthusiasts will have forsaken the cold garage for warmer indoor pastimes, hut there are many of us who regard this part of the year as a welcome respite from the many summer maladies of the older car, and it affords us an excellent opportunity to carry out necessary repairs and...


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