We are very glad to know that Mr. W. P. Howard succeeds Mr. Harvey as Publicity Manager of Ferodo, Limited. Mr. Howard, who is 33, was educated at the City of London School and Exeter College, Oxford, and has been with Bakelite, Ltd.. and General Electric Co., Ltd.. etc.
The Plastigauge bearing measurer
For some years now the American motor trade have been using a product manufactured by the Perfect Circle Equipment Company for measuring the clearance of big-end or main bearings. It consists of placing a short length of 25-thou, diameter plastic rod across the bearing cap, assembling and tightening, whereupon the rod is compressed to form a wide flat strip of...