Jump to content
If you value this forum's future please support us
easytiger

Chassis purchase

Recommended Posts

The supply at Devon4x4 is also from Britpart. However they are manufactured by Richards although that is a recent change.

i asked them to confirm their advertised price for Marsland and they changed the price and the supplier but confirmed they buy through Britpart.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Does this mean Britpart are selling a quality product, or are the chassis standards about to drop?

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

I suspect Britpart will be reselling, same as they are now doing for Adwest.

Suppose it comes down to a it being lot of hassle for the manufacturers to be dealing with sales as well when the demand is sufficient to just let a third party handle all of that for you.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
On 18/09/2017 at 4:04 PM, easytiger said:

They use 2.5m steel for the legs same as Richards and 4mm for rear x member, bolt in gear box x member as standard.

They don't remove any excess galv from bolt holes but the chassis they had on display didn't look bad TBH. Guess I'll see when it arrives in 3 weeks! I'll be sure to put up a rebuild thread and let you all know what it is like.

How did you get on with your Shielder chassis?

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Great to hear but where's the promised build thread? :)

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Yes please - love to see some pics.

How happy were you with the chassis ?

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
4 hours ago, Arjan said:

Yes please - love to see some 

^^^

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Yes any update on this would be good as am looking at chassis for mine at the moment

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
On 3/24/2018 at 11:48 AM, Jon W said:

Yes any update on this would be good as am looking at chassis for mine at the moment

 

+1

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Is it a bit ominous he hasn't come back with an opinion on the chassis? I'm in N Ireland and considering the same, would love to know if viable option.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Create an account or sign in to comment

You need to be a member in order to leave a comment

Create an account

Sign up for a new account in our community. It's easy!

Register a new account

Sign in

Already have an account? Sign in here.

Sign In Now




×