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Trickett Mini Sprint, TSK 798, Beslon, Normandy, France

The run up to departure on the Trikett Mini Sprint Normandy trip was a little fraught to say the least! Originally the RS Fab Discovery was lined up for the trip with the new trailer, but unfortunately the Land Rover had other plans locking itself in Drive with the starter locked out! Departing on a […]

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Miser Hybrid Technologies Regenerative Transmissions

Miser Hybrid Technologies Managing Director, Alan Macdonald, contacted Russell at RS to assist with the fabrication associated with the development of their regenerative Daf truck transmission project. Russell and Alan have been associated over the years, working on various Motorsport Projects, so the crossover to the Miser research & development pilot scheme was a mere […]

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RS Fabrications Trickett Summer Tour 2018

Towcester-Poole-Cherbourg-Beslon. The Trickett Tour Starts here……….. With last years Trickett Mini Sprint 199 XVB in the paintshop, another early 1961 MK 1 shell was sourced by Russell for the RS Fabrications Research  & Development Mini Sprint Electric Vehicle Project. Designated TSK 798 [Racing], the MK1 Shell was in really good condition, only requiring a new […]

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Lancia Stratos Secondary Link Pipe

John [Griff] Griffin contacted RS Fabrications on the availability for  a fabricated Stainless Steel Secondary Link Pipe on his immaculate Lancia V6 Stratos. The Stratos painstakingly hand assembled by Griff had a temporary link pipe to get the vehicle running but was never the ideal component for the standard of the vehicle. Obviously discussions between […]

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Tickett Mini Sprint Bodyshell pick-up from Neville, Beslon, France.

It was an early start Friday morning for the run down to Poole to catch the 8.30am Ferry to Cherbourg. Running the Silverstone Car Sourcing Fiat Flatbed for the trip, once boarded, it was Full English and then head down in the Cabin. Just over 4 hours and off at Cherbourg, the 1.5 hour run to Beslon […]

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Jensen Bodyshell Preparation, JIA & RS Fabrications Joint Venture

Jensen International Automotive, the creators of the reworked Jensen Interceptors, have hit a new production milestone. With Customer Vehicles leaving, and the Bodyshop & Spraybooth up to full capacity at the RS Fabrications facility in Towcester, JIA currently have Qty 3 BodyShells, in bare metal, at various stages of completion in Towcester with other interceptor […]

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RS Trickett Mini Sprint, Work in Progress with Neville Trickett.

Another weekend another Mini Project. With a trip down to Normandy with the current RS MK 1 Mini Bodyshell and a pre-arranged booking with Neville Trickett, the RS Trickett Mini Sprint is moving forward. ” I am really fortunate to be able to get in contact with Neville and for him to work on our Mini and make […]

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Silverstone Charity Morning Out, Ton Upp [100 UPP Reg] Reunited

Russell & Pete came together again over the 100 UPP reg number, currently on the RS 550 Spyder. On a previous adventure, Russell & Pete collaborated, manipulated & fought, for the registration number 100 UPP, with the goal to extract the registration from Pete’s grasp,!! ” It was over a 2 year period that I had to debate and […]

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Much Ado about Nothing!!

100 UPP was in the workshop for a new equal length RS Fabrications exhaust. Ben 10 performed the magic and produced a special performance exhaust for the Martin & Walker 550 Spyder, Russell’s latest acquisition!! “Ben was tasked to fabricate the Exhaust System for the Spyder, and to be fair the detail was second to none, […]

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RS Fabrications & Jensen International Automotive Joint Venture

RS Fabrications and Jensen International Automotive have formed a partnership in the manufacture of the Jensen Interceptor, currently being built at the JIA facility in Banbury. Russell, Sarah and David Duerden [JIA MD] have enjoyed a long business relationship over past 8 years with various components being manufactured at RS Fabrications , Towcester, see previous web updates. “Exciting times […]

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